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  • "When you want to succeed as bad as you want to breathe, then you’ll be successful" ~Eric Thomas (submitted by Justin Edgecombe)

  • “If you take the time to do something correct the first time, you don’t have to spend the extra time redoing it.” (Submitted by Dr. Young)

  • “The future belongs to those who are prepared.... Education is the passport to the future.” ~Malcolm X (Submitted by Mr. Hennessy)

Walk with a Purpose

Walk with a Purpose

Dontacia Mason, Staff Writer

October 22, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Have you ever walked through the hallways during passing period? If you answer yes to the preceding question, this article is for you. The hallways are the worst part of my day. Which part of the hallway you might ask? The most problematic part, the intersection before Blue and Yellow Hall. You ha...

How It Ends: A Review

How It Ends: A Review

Makayla Coleman, Staff Writer

October 22, 2018


Filed under A & E, Opinion

 A movie that I watched recently on Netflix was How It Ends. The movie is about a man named Will (Theo James) and his future father in law (Forest Whitaker), who struggles to reach Sam (Kat Graham), who is thousands of miles away, in midst of an apocalypse. Will and Sam are a young couple who are ...

JOIN OR DIE : Being a Young Adult in Today’s Society

JOIN OR DIE : Being a Young Adult in Today’s Society

Sydney Varnado, Staff Writer

October 19, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

A couple of weeks ago, I decided to play a, what I thought would be funny and lighthearted, joke on my mom. While sitting in the kitchen watching her cook breakfast for one of my older sisters and I, I told her I had decided that I wouldn’t be going to college. I then decided to go further by statin...

Charmed: A Look Back

Charmed: A Look Back

Melodie Slaughter, Staff Writer

October 19, 2018


Filed under A & E, Opinion

As we approach the Halloween season, I encourage you to take a look at the remake of one of my personal favorite television shows growing up, Charmed. 20 years ago, the American fantasy drama television show Charmed aired. In a world where witches and angels come together to defeat a great evil by kic...

My Black Panther Experience

My Black Panther Experience

Taylor Nance, Staff Writer

October 19, 2018


Filed under A & E, Opinion

The movie Black Panther is another Marvel movie, which is one of my favorite movies of all time. I remember when the movie first came out earlier this year. I remember everybody talking about going to see the movie in theaters. Now, me, I didn’t even know what the movie was about nor did I want to go...

Venom: A Review

Venom: A Review

Alonzo Arostegui, Staff Writer

October 19, 2018


Filed under A & E, Opinion, Showcase

Since before the start of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, comic book fans have been waiting to see Venom, one of Spider Man's most dangerous, as well as popular, villains make his appearance on the silver screen. While the character has appeared in previous films, such as the third installment of Sam...

Coraline: Is This the Best Children’s Horror Movie?

Coraline: Is This the Best Children’s Horror Movie?

Amari Littleton, Staff Writer

October 18, 2018


Filed under A & E, Opinion, Showcase

Coraline is seen on multiple platforms, such as Freeform and Netflix, once the month of October begins. It’s a stop-motion dark fantasy film directed by Henry Selick and based on the children’s novel by Neil Gaiman. The movie came out in February of 2009 and had a $60 million budget. In the first weekend of its premiere, it was rank...

Incredibles 2: A Review

Incredibles 2: A Review

Jovencio Daguio Jr., Staff Writer

September 10, 2018


Filed under A & E, Opinion, Showcase

The long-awaited film, Incredibles 2, premiered on the 15th of June 2018. It was then theatrically released throughout the United States 10 days after its premiere in Disney Digital 3D, Dolby Cinema, and IMAX. The film was directed and written by Brad Bird and is a sequel of Incredibles (2004). Incred...

The SAT life

The SAT life

Jovencio Daguio Jr., Staff Writer

May 16, 2018


Filed under Features, Opinion

Have you ever wondered how to study or prepare for the biggest test that would set a foundation for your future? Well, you don’t have to worry! You still got time to prepare and get some practice before you go and take the exam. Many students, especially juniors in high school, worry and panic ...

Not the End of the World

Not the End of the World

Eriola Ayo, Staff Writer

May 9, 2018


Filed under Opinion

It's that time of the year and juniors are now getting their SAT scores that they have all been waiting for. Some will be disappointed; some will be surprised; some simply won’t care and go about their day; and for some, it will be a wake up call. This college readiness test will have some of you shaken and hav...

The 411 on Classes for Freshman

The 411 on Classes for Freshman

Briana Kazee, Staff Writer

May 9, 2018


Filed under Opinion

For the Freshmen coming in to graduate in the year of 2022, enrolling into classes for the year can determine your success of the year. Honestly, deciding the academic level of your classes depends on your mindset and your goals for the year. In my opinion, the best advice anyone can give you is to stay tr...

A Step in the Right Direction

A Step in the Right Direction

Eriola Ayo, Staff Writer

May 9, 2018


Filed under Opinion

My high school experience is finally ending and graduation is just around the corner. Now that I have made to the end, it makes me a little nostalgic. I remember my first time walking into those Hillcrest doors and starting my new journey. I was scared but excited at the same to take on high school. My...

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