Is Schoology better than Oncourse?

Is Schoology better than Oncourse?

Hannah Tomes, Co-Editor

September 21, 2018


Filed under Opinion

For the 2018-2019 school year Cabell Midland has switched from using Oncourse to Schoology for students to access their grades, check assignments, and more. Since Schoology is a relatively new program it has taken some getting used to with students around the school. It has its advantages and disadvantages....

The Best Things About the Fall

The Best Things About the Fall

Joshua Biser, Co-editor

September 18, 2018


Filed under Opinion

With the fall season rapidly approaching, many people are looking forward to a new change in scenery from the summer’s bright greens to the fall’s shades of reds, yellows, and oranges.   Some students look forward to the change because of extracurricular activities.   “Being...

Juul’s

Juul’s

Lee Blake, Reporter

September 18, 2018


Filed under Opinion

The vaping trend has grown over the past year. Making younger people want to join in on the action. Causing major problems in the vaping community because FDA is trying to ban the production on vapes if they don’t get the underage usage. The FDA claims that the flavors are targeting the younger audience. I...

Underclassmen

Jenna Lemley, Reporter

September 14, 2018


Filed under Opinion

I remember like it was yesterday that I was a freshmen. It goes by faster then you can imagine. As a senior I can hardly believe it. Enjoy every lasting minute of high school because I promise the closer it gets to ending the more real it gets and you can end up realizing all that you've missed out. When...

Four Important Photography Tips

Four Important Photography Tips

Ruth Brown, Reporter

September 14, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase

Photography is a hobby shared among people. It is much more than taking photos and editing them. Getting creative is the proper way to photography. People learn about how a camera works, learn to solve problems creatively, and learn how to use different photoshop software. There are many tips and...

Student of the Issue

Student of the Issue

Hannah Tomes, Staff Reporter

March 30, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Student of the Issue recognizes people that are pushing themselves to their full potential and working for good grades in order to make a bright future for themselves. Meredith Mears was born on October 25, 2001, in Huntington, WV. She currently lives in Barboursville with her mom, dad, brother, and...

How romantic gestures are different for every couple

How romantic gestures are different for every couple

Julie Zabel, Staff Reporter

January 22, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Every couple has a different dynamic, which means that every couple, no matter how long they’ve been dating, expresses love in different ways. Senior Hannah Compton recently started dating Philip Ketchum three months ago, but have been friends for a long time. “Philip and I have only been dating...

Top 10 Things We Want To Do Over Break

Top 10 Things We Want To Do Over Break

Faith Caudill, News Reporter

December 20, 2017


Filed under Opinion

    Sleep in Be with friends Go ice-skating Make memories Be with family Travel Not think about school Give to others Relax Have fun

Influential People of the Past

Influential People of the Past

Bailey Arkell, News Reporter

December 8, 2017


Filed under News, Opinion, Showcase

Cabell Midland High School students recognize important historical figures who greatly influenced today’s society. They remember the past and how far humanity has come in the ways of politics, socialism, and technology. Martin Luther King Jr. “worked for social equality, shedding light on soci...

NFL power rankings (Week 8)

Brennon Shope, Sports Editor

October 27, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Features, Opinion, Showcase, Sports

Coming off a crazy week six, where the New York Jets were nearly alone at the number one seed in the AFC East. The undefeated Chiefs lost to Pittsburg, who are no longer concerned about the play of Big Ben. Zeke was also granted another temporary restraining order, and will play through at least this upcoming week. All of this is beginning to become par for the course in the wild league of today’s NFL. Even though this is a tighter league this year, there is still a pecking order for the top five. These are the Week eight power rankings.

Grading System Bust?

Grading System Bust?

Bailey Arkell, News Reporter

October 23, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

School across the country and world have different grading systems. Students here at Cabell Midland discuss and explain why our current grading scale needs changed. Junior student, Emily Ash believes that Cabell County Schools need to change the grading scale to match those of colleges. “The...

The Truth Behind Standardized Testing

The Truth Behind Standardized Testing

Bailey Arkell, News Reporter

October 16, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

For schools all over the world, students are required to take standardized tests to get into college and to get a job. Students examine why it is so important to be a successful test taker and if it accurately measures knowledge. Junior student, Brooklyn Ferguson, believes that doing well on standardized...

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