Advanced Placement Classes and Their Benefit

Advanced Placement Classes and Their Benefit

Dylan Andrus, Reporter

October 27, 2020

Advanced Placement courses (or AP courses) are a series of programs created by College Board (the same company that runs the SAT exam) that focus on providing collegiate level coursework for high school students. At the end of whichever course it may be, students take an exam and, should they score well...

People are Still Lying

People are Still Lying

Harper Goldy, Reporter

October 26, 2020

They are still lying about the numbers. The color is apparently yellow, but we all know that the amount of cases is higher than that.   We have seen multiple people be infected with the virus just at school. We know that the cases are higher than the school board is saying. If they are just going to lie about it, they might as well just take us out of school so that more people do...

Band Suggestion “Daughter”

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Hattie Colegrove, Reporter

October 26, 2020

Daughter is a band formed in 2010 in London. With three members, Daughter creates new indie music. Daughter, including Igor Haefeli, Remi Aguilella, and Elena Tonra, the three make exciting chill beats to relax to. Daughter was featured on the game Life is Strange: Before the Storm, creating an ambient...

What it’s like Doing Work at Home

What it's like Doing Work at Home

Harper Goldy, Reporter

October 26, 2020

The at home learning is just funny to me. Everything is funny to me, the zoom calls and all the work online. We still go to school though for only 2 days.  I hate the zooms calls because I always sleep through them then I feel bad about it after. All the schoolwork I get done because it really bothers me if I don't g...

Why School is Getting more Confusing

Why School is Getting more Confusing

Harper Goldy, Reporter

October 26, 2020

School is getting more complicated due to us not being in school all five days. Everything changes so quick and so you never really know what is going on with precautions. Not to mention, the laptops that were given to us are working properly right now.  It's not super hard to keep up with work for me because everything is online so it's right in front of you. That still doesn't mean that work is no...

Desert Roses and Arabian Rhythms Album Review

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Hattie Colegrove, Reporter

October 19, 2020

For anyone who enjoys different music taste, this album is for you. Released in 2001, Desert Roses and Arabian Rhythms is a compilation of music connected to the Middle East. With 13 songs, this album is the perfect sample for anyone wanting to delve into middle eastern music. From Natasha Atlas to...

The Story of Avatar the Last Airbender

The Story of Avatar the Last Airbender

Morgan McKinney, Reporter

October 19, 2020

Avatar the Last Airbender is a story Aang the last Airbender, however he's not just an Airbender he is the Avatar. The Avatar is able to use all four elements Water, Earth, Fire, and Air. Aang must master all four elements to stop fire lord Ozai and put an end to the 100 year war. However, he doesn't...

Reflecting on the Importance of an Independent Judiciary

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Dylan Andrus, Reporter

October 16, 2020

In recent weeks, there has been large-spread coverage of the political tension involving the nomination of Judge Amy Barret to fill the seat of deceased Justice Ruth Ginsburg. Yet through it all, one must ask: is this a good thing? The federal Judiciary, despite being relatively disregarded by the...

Junior PSAT Opportunity

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Hattie Colegrove, Reporter

October 12, 2020

This coming Wed. Oct. 14, there will be an optional PSAT opportunity at Cabell Midland. Juniors with last names starting A-K will be able to attend school like normal, but have a free testing day. Like all SAT tests, the PSAT will consist of Reading, Writing and Language, and Math sections. With a...

The Story of Wonder

The Story of Wonder

Morgan McKinney, Reporter

October 9, 2020

Wonder is the story about August Pullman, who's nickname is Auggie. When he was born, his face was deformed and, as a result, he could barely see, breathe, or speak. He had 27 surgeries in an attempt to repair his deformations. The story is told by the different perspectives of multiple characters. This sto...

Ancient Egypt

Edith burns, writer

October 8, 2020

Ancient Egypt is a wonderful thing to look into I'm interested in it because there are so many different things about this country and culture. For example, King tut, he was a very well-known pharaoh in ancient Egypt an in fact his tomb was discovered in the 1920s almost untouched by tomb robbers. I...

Hiking at Lake Vesuvius

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Hattie Colegrove, Reporter

October 5, 2020

Lake Vesuvius in Pedro, Ohio is a well known spot for relaxation. Lake Vesuvius is part of the Wayne National Forest, and includes area in OH and WV. The actual lake is found on a winding road leading up a steep hill. Once you reach the top you will find the alluring lake, surrounded by wooded area...

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