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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)
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Corona Season Activities

Essence Knighten-EL, Staff Writer December 22, 2020

‘Tis the season all around, and upon every boy and girl’s face is a frown. Why might that be, you may ask...there’s no winter sports going on because corona stopped that plan.  There’s no doubt...

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“Power Book II: Ghost” The Apple doesn’t fall too far from the tree

Xzavier Jones, Staff Writer December 20, 2020

Overview Power Book II: Ghost is the sequel to the hit show Power which ended earlier this year after six amazing seasons. The sequel takes place immediately after main character Tariq St. Patrick's mother...

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“Moonlight” A Review

Kamira Payne, Staff Writer December 18, 2020

Starring, Mahershala Ali, an Oscar winning actor known for House of Cards and Green Book, Jharell Jerome who is best known for his award winning performance in When They See Us, Trevante Rhodes who is...

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2020 Vision?

Marcus Douglas, Staff Writer December 17, 2020

Initially, the usual New Year's resolutions were coming into full effect; nothing too strange had changed. Then, on January 26th reports of a famous basketball player's death in a helicopter - not...

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Small Business & the Pandemic

Jori Lacy, Staff Writer December 13, 2020

As we all know, Covid-19 struck the U.S. and just about everywhere else this year. What was thought to be a small dilemma that would be over in about a month, proved to be a big deal that would go down...

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Through the Eyes of the Senior Class of 2021

Talitha Allen, Staff Writer December 11, 2020

The year 2020 has been very hard. Starting in March 2020 when the world began to go on lockdown through August 2020, I hoped and prayed that we’d go back to school, and things would be normal. It’s...

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Class of 2021: A Look at the Past

Michelle Jennings, Staff Writer December 11, 2020

As a senior, I speak for my entire class when I say this year is nothing like we had imagined it would be. While we grieve over the unfortunate circumstances of our final year, we can appreciate the experiences...

Chicago P.D. Review: Honor and Community

Michelle Jennings, Staff Writer December 10, 2020

The NBC hit show Chicago P.D. has returned for another season after viewers were left wondering as the seventh season came to an end. With the rise of COVID-19 cases, production was forced to stop, ending...

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Covid-19: How This Year’s Pandemic has Impacted Student Productivity and Performance

Desireé Dade, Staff Writer December 10, 2020

In today’s writing, I will be completing a series of mini-interviews, or an experiment you could say, where I ask multiple students a series of questions (or a singular question) regarding Covid-19,...

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Teen Pregnancy: The Harsh Reality Of It All

Desireé Dade, Staff Writer December 9, 2020

The social taboo of teen pregnancy is one of many judgments that teen mothers tend to face on a daily basis. Most of the time, teen pregnancy is unprecedented, and unexpected. While it is hopefully not...

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When Will the Fight End?

Kamira Payne, Staff Writer November 10, 2020

At the end of my junior year, I saw a video I’d never forget. It was the video of George Floyd. What followed shortly after was a level of national outrage I’ve never seen before. Streets filled with...

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“Holidate” Finding Gifts When They’re Most Unexpected

Xzavier Jones, Staff Writer November 10, 2020

Overview Imagine life with all of your siblings being married or planning to be, but you’re still single. Being single you have the constant pressure from your mom begging you to finally bring a guy...

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