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Ancient Forest in Alabama

Ancient Forest in Alabama

Jewlyssa M., Reporter

October 12, 2017


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The small stretch of coast in Alabama, is mainly beaches. But off shore in the Gulf of Mexico, in a secret location, scientists and divers study the underwater forest below. It is a cypress forest and is believed to be 60,000 years old. The cypress trees still have bark and haven’t disintegrated yet...

Man Hangs on to Speeding Train

Man Hangs on to Speeding Train

Colin M., Reporter

October 12, 2017


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On Saturday, September 25th, an unidentified man was recorded hanging on the windshield wipers on the back of a Joondalup train in Perth, Australia. After boarding the train at Leederville while the train was slowing down, the man pressed his body against the windshield at the back of the train, and h...

Dog Running for Mayor

Dog Running for Mayor

Young K., Editor

October 12, 2017


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Since the 1900’s animals have been considered eligible candidates for political positions. As absurd as this may sound, there have been instances where animals such as monkeys, rhinos, gorillas, goats and in this case a dog. The dog’s name is Finn and he is an Australian cattle dog that is running for ...

Summer is for Unicorns, Fall is for Pumpkin Spice

Summer is for Unicorns, Fall is for Pumpkin Spice

Angie M., Editor

October 12, 2017


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2017 was the year of the rise of many food trends, specifically desserts. The most popular are the unicorn food trend and the pumpkin spice trend.   The unicorn food trend has taken over many foods and desserts. Grilled Cheese sandwiches, sushi, donuts, bagels, ice cream, cupcakes, cookies...

1788- Roman Emperor Gaius makes his horse senator

1788- Roman Emperor Gaius makes his horse senator

Jason M., Reporter

October 12, 2017


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Emperor Caligula of the Ancient Roman Empire is known as one of the most tyrannical and power-hungry emperors of the Rome Empire. His reign began in 37 A.D. at the age of 25.  It was rumored that he went crazy after getting seriously sick in October of 37 A.D. He would walk around his palace at night...

Green Retrievers?

Green Retrievers?

K. Smith, Advisor

July 21, 2017


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As quoted by Kermit the frog, “It’s not easy being green.” Maybe Kermit has troubles with being green, but Forest, a Golden Retriever pup is discovering a new sense of fame through his ability to stand out from the crowd. This darling dog is part of a litter of nine pups, in which all are a glorious...

Toddler’s Screen Time May Cause Speech Delay

Toddler’s Screen Time May Cause Speech Delay

Ellen K., Reporter

June 7, 2017


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With easy-to-access electronics around every corner, basically everyone has a phone or tablet lying around their house these days. Whether a child’s screen times are related to speech delays or not has been one of the most perplexing questions for almost every parent and has stumped researchers for year...

How To Be A Better Person In Life

How To Be A Better Person In Life

Daisy K., Editor

May 23, 2017


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Ever feel like life just isn’t following a clean-cut course? Or maybe it’s just been pretty down in the dumps lately. Well, this can be prevented. Yes, this may sound like a cheesy attempt at a generic life advice column, but these little pieces of tips and advices might prove to be quite the lif...

5 Fun Things To Buy On Amazon

5 Fun Things To Buy On Amazon

Vivian W., Editor

May 23, 2017


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Amazon.com is the perfect place for satisfying people that want to buy some unnecessary items and knick knacks. Amazon has no physical stores and is only based digitally, not actual establishments where items can be bought immediately. With this way of selling, Amazon can offer millions of items sin...

How To Make A Teenager Happy

How To Make A Teenager Happy

Bianca M., Editor in Chief

May 23, 2017


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Happiness surrounds us all, and everybody has experienced what it is like to feel this way. Everyone has a different definition as to what happiness is and what it means, but there is no doubt that people have a similar idea about it. However, in this generation, it is almost impossible to find a tee...

The Tree Pangolin!

The Tree Pangolin!

Allison M., Reporter

May 8, 2017


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Most people think that mammals only have fur or hair, but they can also have scales. Tree pangolins are the only mammals on Earth that have them. There are eight pangolin species, with the tree pangolin being the most common pangolin in the forests of Africa. Pangolins have yellowish-brown scales mad...

Why is Pop so catchy?

Why is Pop so catchy?

Naomi H., Assistant Editor

May 8, 2017


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Music has shown that it evolves radically through the ages. Long ago, works by Baroque composers such as Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Domenico Scarlatti were it. Today, radio stations are dominated by the likes of Taylor Swift, Rihanna, Bruno Mars, Justin Timberlake, and many more pop artists. Every you...

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