Gap Year- Cons

Sierra Walsh, Debate Page Editor

March 23, 2017


Filed under Debate

Many people are faced with an immense amount of choices after graduation, and all of these choices are very overwhelming. So what is the best way to deal with this ominous and intimidating future? Some might say take a gap year, blow off some steam, travel the voluminous world. This is a good idea for...

Gap Year- Pros

Ryan Pfingst, World Page Editor

March 23, 2017


Filed under Debate

There are many different paths that one can embark on after graduation, and taking a gap year is just one of the viable options to students. Simply put, a gap year is just a break from education and while it may be taken at any point in one’s academic career, it is most commonly taken after graduating...

Legalization of Marijuana

Legalization of Marijuana

Justis Nieves, Sports Page Editor

March 2, 2017


Filed under Debate

Ever since 1937 marijuana has been illegal in the United States. But why? Before 1937 citizens could use marijuana as much as they pleased. So why the sudden change out of nowhere? The illegalization of cannabis was caused by false accusation and lies, yet Congress still passed a law to make the substance il...

No to the Legalization of Marijuana

No to the Legalization of Marijuana

Cheyanne Humphrey, College Page Editor

March 2, 2017


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When people think of getting high, they typically think of smoking marijuana. Recent surveys have found that more than fourteen million people smoke recreational marijuana on a regular basis. This has tochange. Marijuana is the third most popular recreational drug in the United States, third only to alcohol and t...

Life Behind The Screen-Cons

Demi Herasme, Editor-in-Chief

December 21, 2016


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Like it, scroll, comment, scroll. You feel proud when that cute picture of yours gets a hundred likes on Instagram. A constant addicting cycle fostered by today’s technology. Social media has been an evolving issue in today’s society. Life, relationships, philosophies, and education have all been...

Life Behind The Screen-Pros

Josh Greene, Photo Page Editor

December 6, 2016


Filed under Debate

Now, you can sit there and try to come up with a hundred reasons why social media is bad or a distraction but without social media, where would our country be right now? Having constant access to acquaintances, family, and friends around the clock is the beauty of it all. Imagine a life without being...

Our Generation Getting Involved – Meaningfully

Our Generation Getting Involved – Meaningfully

Sierra Walsh, Debate Page Editor

October 13, 2016


Filed under Debate

When one is walking around the hallways in schools it is very often that they will hear students talking about politics. If they think that Trump should be president or Hillary should be president, no matter what the opinions are, the topic is not left untouched. Yet how much of what is whispered or...

Raise a Glass to..?

Jessica Miller, Co- Editor in Cheif

June 9, 2016


Filed under Debate

Underage drinking is a huge problem in our society. If you ask around in any of your classes, it is almost a definite that you will find someone who has had more than a drink or two. According to MADD,teen alcohol use kills 4,700 people each year. Some may argue that the best solution to this is to l...

18 and Up!

18 and Up!

Penny Greibesland, Co- Sports page Editor

May 5, 2016


Filed under Debate, Uncategorized

Can you truthfully say that alcohol has never touched your lips? If no, then you're among the 72% that has tried alcohol before graduating high school. Therefore lowering the drinking age in America isn't such a bad thing if you think about it. Turning 18 makes you an adult. You are now able to buy ...

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