A Few Video Games to Play

A Few Video Games to Play

Hattie Colegrove, Reporter

May 16, 2020

During this time, it can be easy to become bored. Finding great video games to genuinely connect with and play is also a challenge. So? I’ll give you a few! If you like story games... • The Walking Dead Series [1-4] Very interesting storyline, and surprisingly is not just about fighting z...

Why You Should Drink Kefir

Why You Should Drink Kefir

Hattie Colegrove, Reporter

May 7, 2020

So, Kefir, what is Kefir? You’ve probably never heard the word before, because I hadn’t either before I tried it. Kefir is cultured lowfat milk, with the consistency of diluted yogurt almost. Often drank by Persians, it is a natural probiotic mostly made either from cow’s or goat’s milk. Probiotics...

Mere’s Motivation: May

“Opportunity does not waste time with those who are unprepared.”

In this article, reporter Meredith Mears discusses how to potentially score higher on the ACT or SAT!

Meredith Mears, Reporter

May 2, 2020

Since the WV Higher Education Committee extended the Promise Scholarship opportunity until the end of October, I decided to make a motivation to give students the edge they need to perform the best on their college entrance test even though we have been away from school for months now. It is very easy...

The End of Senior Year

Amber Mount, Reporter

April 30, 2020

As we all know the class of 2020 got the short end of the stick when it came to getting normal senior year. Now don't get me wrong I am sad about not getting the fun times we were supposed to get, but I'm trying not to think about it. This is kinda hard considering every single social media platform...

Living in Quarantine with My Family

Amber Mount, Reporter

April 30, 2020

The hardest part of this quarantine is being stuck inside of a house with my family and not being able to leave. My mother can be quite the character sometimes and being stuck in a house with her all day everyday is not making my mental heath go up to say the least. I feel at this point the days are...

Graduation Cap Ideas

Amber Mount, Reporter

April 29, 2020

I have been looking forward to decorating my graduation cap since the first day of middle school. I have a Pinterest board full of ideas of what I want to do. Most of them are Office quotes, Spongebob memes, or quotes. I want to do something original, but I haven't found the perfect one yet. I may do...

Books to read

Amber Mount, Reporter

April 28, 2020

Now I am not what you would call a bookworm by any means but I have gotten bored watching Netflix all day. Some of my favorite books I have read are 13 Reasons Why, Paper Towns, Before I Fall,  and Everything Everything. All of these books have a movie that is good as well so if you hate reading then...

A Special Thank You To All My Teachers

These are pictures of me from preschool all the way to my senior year. Thank you teachers!

Meredith Mears, Reporter

April 27, 2020

As the end of my senior year begins to wind down, I begin to think about all the lessons that my teachers have taught me. Now, my teachers have taught me several lessons from long division to how to read, but it always those life lessons that stick with me. The life lessons my teachers taught me all...

Keeping Up With Schoolwork

Hattie Colegrove, Reporter

April 27, 2020

Since we are all out of school for the rest of the semester, and must complete assignments at home, some of us are on top of it while others struggle to focus. There are a few strategies that personally keep me on track and from procrastinating work. For one, you must have the correct mind set. No...

Why the Lotus Flower was the Perfect Fit

Why was the lotus flower the perfect fit for the class of 2020?

Elizabeth Simmons, Editor

April 23, 2020

Months ago, the class of 2020 was brought in to choose their class colors, song, quote, and flower for graduation. As we all know, the options were ridiculed as usual, voted upon, and the votes tallied.   My main focus is upon our class flower selection: the lotus flower. Upon a first gla...

How Quarantine has Changed Me

Photo Credit- Cabell County Schools

Mckenna Nixon, Reporter

April 17, 2020

Over the course of the past 4 weeks we have been on quarantine. For some, it’s overly stressful and they miss seeing their friends. Others are making the best of their quarantine. I have been one of those categorized as other. Throughout the quarantine, I have gone outside and enjoyed the nice days...

Netflix Shows to Watch During Quarantine

Amber Mount, Reporter

April 14, 2020

Since we are all stuck inside the house for who knows how long, I thought I would give you some shows to watch to pass the time. My number one show I recommend is Criminal Minds, but I'm not going to talk much about it because I just wrote a story on it that you can check out. Another show I recommend ...

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