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Black History Month

Black History Month

Noah K., Reporter

March 5, 2020

Black History Month started on February 1st and ends on the 29th.  Black History Month is a month celebrating African American history and heroes.  People first started celebrating it in 1915, 50 years after slavery was abolished.  Slavery started in North America in 1619 and it was outlawed in 186...

What Is Badminton & How It’s Played

What Is Badminton & How It’s Played

Sharon C., Reporter

March 4, 2020

Badminton’s origins take back to the early days of Asia and Greece. During those times, badminton was called battledore or paddle with shuttlecock. In the 1800s (19th century), the British had traveled to India and were impressed to see Poona, the modern-day badminton. Finally, in 1873, a couple of d...

Jojo Rabbit Review

Jojo Rabbit Review

Zachary T., Reporter

February 18, 2020

Jojo Rabbit is a fantastic movie for critics and viewers alike but it’s not for people who take offense to many things. The overall plot of the movie is a German boy named Jojo who lives with his mom and wants to be a Nazi soldier one day. Jojo’s mom is hiding a Jewish girl in their house and she doe...

Kobe Bryant: Gone But Never Forgotten

Kobe Bryant: Gone But Never Forgotten

Ben V., Reporter

February 13, 2020

Many sports players around the world change their respective sports, but nobody has changed the sport of basketball as much as Kobe Bryant has. Kobe Bean Bryant was born on August 23, 1978, and ever since that day, the world has witnessed a young star grow into a legend that changed the course of many...

Top 5 Fast Food Restaurants in the U.S.

Lauren N., Reporter

February 12, 2020

In today’s society, Americans are in love with the delicious greasy finger foods that everyone calls fast-food. There are many different restaurants that are associated with this title and the top include McDonald’s, Taco Bell, Subway, Chick-fil-a, Wendy’s, but there are so many more. The convenien...

Richard Jewell, a Tragedy

Richard Jewell, a Tragedy

Caden S., editor

February 6, 2020

The story of the Centennial Park bombing is one rarely known by those who weren’t alive when the bomb went off. Richard Jewell (known to his friend and lawyer as Radar) had a reputation of noticing things that most people wouldn’t. Thus, it was no surprise to Jewell’s attorney, Watson Bryant, when R...

Good and Bad News for the Lakers

Good and Bad News for the Lakers

Amrit R., Editor

January 27, 2020

The Lakers are a very well known team within the NBA (National Basketball Association). The team has many great players, including two all-stars, LeBron James and Anthony Davis, which are helping the team go far within the sport and will probably make the playoffs an easy competition. The Lakers have ma...

A Tale of Magic… Book Review

A Tale of Magic… Book Review

Anselle P., Reporter

January 7, 2020

A Tale of Magic..., the prequel to the best-selling series, The Land of Stories, has been recently published on October 1, 2019. Chris Colfer, the author, has also been a Golden Globe-winning actor mostly known for being Kurt Hummel in the tv-show, Glee. Colfer began writing when he released his fir...

Poetry Club

Poetry Club

Anselle P., Reporter

December 18, 2019

Every Wednesday, Room 705 holds the Poetry Club, during Pride. It is happily run by Ariana P. and Chris J., two eighth-graders who teach and organize each meeting in Mrs. Steuber’s classroom. During the beginning of the school year, GATE 8th grade students were introduced some forms of poetry sparking i...

The Problem with the Jacksonville Jaguars

The Problem with the Jacksonville Jaguars

Caden S., Editor

December 17, 2019

Throughout 52 Super Bowls, only 12 teams have not lifted the Lombardi trophy. Among those 12, there are only 4 teams that have never even reached the Super Bowl. Those teams are, the Detroit Lions, Houston Texans, Cleveland Browns, and last and least the Jacksonville Jaguars. The Texans get an excuse since ...

Maleficent 2: Mistress of Evil Review (with spoilers)

Maleficent 2: Mistress of Evil Review (with spoilers)

Anselle P., Reporter

December 5, 2019

After five years, Disney has finally released the sequel to the spin-off of Sleeping Beauty, Maleficent: Mistress of Evil. The first movie had been about how Maleficent, a fairy, was mistreated by humans but later learns about love raising the child she had cursed. On October 18, 2019, the sequel was released...

The Man. The Myth. The Beard.

The Man. The Myth. The Beard.

Ethan Y., Editor

November 20, 2019

James Harden, also known as “The Beard”, is a 30-year-old professional basketball player in the National Basketball Association (NBA) He is currently playing for the Houston Rockets. He is known for his stellar skill to score high points that help his team in crucial matches and is one of the best ...

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