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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)

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Fashion Nova: #4 Most Googled Brand

Danielle Brownlow, Staff Writer

December 17, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Fashion Nova’s prices may be low, but the women’s clothing line did big numbers this year. According to Google’s Year In Search data from 2017, which was published today, Fashion Nova was the fourth most searched fashion brands in the United States, ranking just after Supreme and before behemot...

Is Fashion Repeating Itself!?

Is Fashion Repeating Itself!?

Kayla Gunn, Staff Writer

December 17, 2017


Filed under Features, Opinion

The Different Centuries of Fashion Fashion is a statement for some people, and for others it’s really not as important. “I don’t do fashion, I am fashion.”(Coco Chanel) In order to have fashion, you have to have style. Style is the most important part of fashion. Style is what separates yo...

Bone Gap: A Review

Bone Gap: A Review

Mia Jones, Staff Writer

December 11, 2017


Filed under A & E, Opinion

Bone Gap is a fantasy novel written by Laura Ruby about the small town of Bone Gap that has a way of making things disappear. In it, we follow the story of Finn O’Sullivan who saw his friend Roza being kidnapped by a man whose face he cannot remember. While no one in town believes Finn and thinks R...

Coco: A Review

Coco: A Review

Jazmine Jean-Simon, Staff Writer

December 8, 2017


Filed under A & E, Opinion

Coco is a coming-of-age motion picture, which is centered around Mexican 12-year-old Miguel Rivera (Anthony Gonzalez), who is an aspiring musician. He idols the late, great Ernesto De La Cruz (Benjamin Bratt). However, his family’s hate for music confuses Miguel as he chases his dream of music while tr...

Les Revenants: A Review

Les Revenants: A Review

Demari Hudson, Staff Writer

December 6, 2017


Filed under A & E, Opinion

Les Revenants (The Returned) is a French supernatural television series produced in 2012 based on the French film, They Came Back. There are two seasons with eight episodes each. The series was introduced to me during my first year of French class. I have always been attracted to the paranormal or supernatural a...

Transformers:The Last Knight

Transformers:The Last Knight

Kaylah Coulter, Staff Writer

October 20, 2017


Filed under A & E, Opinion

Coming from a Transformers fanatic, I can honestly say that this movie was by far the worst movie in the series. It starts off having the viewers confused and wondering where the original cast is. The film was okay overall; however, it needed a lot of work. In my opinion, the movie deserved a ⅗ stars,...

All Eyez On Me: A Review

All Eyez On Me: A Review

Shawntel Wright, Staff Writer

October 20, 2017


Filed under A & E, Opinion

Have you ever heard of the rapper, activist, actor, and poet Tupac Shakur? Tupac Shakur was one of the many influential people to contribute to the hip hop industry in the 1990s. On June 16, 2017 the film All Eyez On Me was released, which is the biography of Shakur. It also includes the Shakur ...

Was IT ​Really ​Worth ​The Watch?

Was IT ​Really ​Worth ​The Watch?

Makayla​ ​Gamble, Staff Writer

October 20, 2017


Filed under A & E, Opinion

The ​movie ​IT ​has ​been ​the ​talk ​of ​the ​town. ​The ​horror ​movie ​first ​surfaced ​in ​1990, ​but ​was recently ​remade ​this ​year. ​The ​movie released ​September ​8, ​2017 ​and ​quickly ​gained ​reviews and ​plenty ​of ​rotten ​tomatoes. ​Some ​say ​the ​movie ​was ​a ​little ​frightening ​while ​others ​claim ​it was ​actually ​kind ​of ​funny. ​Personally, ​I ​don’t ​t...

“Til Death Do Us Part’ Another Melodrama

“Til Death Do Us Part’ Another Melodrama

Shacora Bullock, Staff Writer

October 20, 2017


Filed under A & E, Opinion

Til Death Do Us Part is this years newest melodrama. This film was released on September, 29, 2017 and is now showing in all theaters. Til Death Do Us Part was projected to gross around $4 million in its opening weekend. Some major actors in this film are Taye Diggs; Annie Ilonzeh; Stephen Bishop; Ro...

Happy Death Day: The Repeating Unsolved mystery

Happy Death Day: The Repeating Unsolved mystery

Kaitlyn Cooper, Staff Writer

October 20, 2017


Filed under A & E, Opinion

Happy Death Day released in theatres on Friday, October 13th, 2017. A perfect night to release a scary movie right? This movie featured a great soundtrack, some amazing acting, a good love story and a mind blowing plot twist. The movie starts off with the main character, Tree Gelbman (Jessica Rothe),...

Happy Death Day

Happy Death Day

Tamryn Rockett, Staff Writer

October 20, 2017


Filed under A & E, Opinion

Birthdays are meant to be celebrated with the ones you love and time to celebrate your coming of age, not to have the same day repeated over and over again and killed each time in a different way. That took a drastic turn, didn't it?  This thriller is about a girl in college who awakens on the day ...

Chicago Public High Schools: No plan. No diploma.

Chicago Public High Schools:  No plan. No diploma.

Demari Hudson, Staff Writer

October 20, 2017


Filed under Features, Opinion

An approved plan by the Board of education proposes a high school graduation requirement that seniors are to show that they’ve secured a job or received a letter of acceptance to college, a trade apprenticeship, a gap year program or the military in order to graduate, The Washington Post reports. Ch...

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