ALC: Insider Edition

Zac Backus, Reporter

February 6, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Uncategorized

There is a room in the top left of the student center. Inside this room the walls are stripped bare, except for some signs displaying the strict rules and some motivational quotes. among one wall is posters covering up the windows, stopping whoever is inside from looking out. This is the Alternative...

Early spring?

Early spring?

Hannah Tomes, Co-Editor

February 4, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Groundhog day was a couple days ago and every year people wait to see whether or not Punxsutawney Phil will see his shadow. This year it seems he couldn't find it, which supposedly means we're in for an early spring. Apparently this is only the nineteenth time out of 123 that the groundhog hasn't...

Valentine’s Day Gifts for Him and Her

Valentine’s Day Gifts for Him and Her

Tessa Spurlock, Reporter

February 4, 2019


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Zodiac Necklace Early on, she asked about your star sign — and well, the rest is history. With this dainty necklace, she’ll show off just how proud she is to be an ambitious Capricorn or sensitive Cancer. “What I Love About You” Journal Fill this book with sweet nothings, insi...

Groundhog Day 2019

Groundhog Day 2019

Tessa Spurlock, Reporter

February 4, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Uncategorized

To the unfamiliar, Groundhog Day is perhaps one of America’s weirdest traditions. Every Feb. 2, people wait for a large, furry rodent to see his shadow and then we predict the weather based on the animal’s actions. But the winter holiday has a long history rooted in everything from early Christian...

Groundhog Day 2019

Groundhog Day 2019

Jordan Armstrong, Reporter

February 4, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Saturday, February 2nd was Groundhog Day, as most know, the tradition goes if the groundhog sees a shadow there will be six more weeks of winter and return to its hole. If the groundhog doesn’t see its shadow it foresees spring early and stays outside. For many of those who don’t know where Grou...

Is Another Teacher Strike Possible?

Is Another Teacher Strike Possible?

Summer Boling, Reporter

January 29, 2019


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The massive strike last year that was expected to ensure a better environment for teachers statewide isn't going to die easy. Instead, controversy has again sparked as the legislature has not only started denying the worth of it's teachers again, but also started going against the promises made las...

Cabell Midland Swim Team

Cabell Midland Swim Team

Bailey Arkell, Editor-n-Chief

November 2, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

As winter quickly approaches, so do the winter sports, such as swimming. Some of Midland’s members of the swim discuss the swim team and how it relates to their life. Senior Sydney Adkins chose to be on the swim team because she loved swimming. “I had tried every other sport before,” said...

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...

The importance of Stem Classes

Zac Backus, Reporter

September 10, 2018


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Here at the castle we offer a wide variety of STEM (Science, technology, engineering and math) Classes. They can help students figure out what they want to do in college and in life after high school. Senior Layne Powell takes one of Midland's multiple advanced Math classes. “I have AP Calc...

Afterschool Supper Program

Afterschool Supper Program

Hannah Tomes, Co-Editor

September 9, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Cabell Midland has decided to start serving dinner to kids staying after school for extracurricular activities on Mon., Sep. 10th. Junior, Meredith Mears believes this is a great idea because sometimes just a snack isn’t enough to keep students fueled for practice. “I think serving dinner to...

Favorite seasons for students

Favorite seasons for students

Jordan Armstrong, Reporter

September 7, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, News, Showcase

From rain, heat, wind and snow the four seasons have had an impact on us, although majority of students had claimed that fall was their favorite time of year. Many of the students that had voted fall all had similar answers to why they enjoyed the season, many enjoyed festivals sports and the weather itsel...

The Archery Team

The Archery Team

Morgan Nelson, staff reporter

September 6, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Uncategorized

The Archery Team is a great way to meet and make new friends and be apart of a something that's special to you and others on the team. "It's a lot of fun and a nice experience," junior Bridget Rajarajan said.  She loves and enjoys archery very much, it's her favorite part of the day. "Anyone and...

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