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Poetry Has a Twisted Turn

Poetry Has a Twisted Turn

Kirsten Rice, Staff Writer

October 3, 2018


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Monsters by Kirsten Rice, is an extra credit paper she wrote for "Totally Uncalled For" that gets hung up in English teacher, Mrs. Black's room on her chalkboard. Monsters We all have our own monsters In our homes In our heads Darkness we can't chase away With bottles of poison The...

Zander’s Reviews R Us!

Zander’s Reviews R Us!

Zander Mays, Photographer/Staff Writer

October 1, 2018


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The long awaited new music release by the duo Twenty One Pilots comes out on October 5th. On April 21, 2018, fans discovered some mysterious information hidden in a GIF on the band's web store. The website consisted of a series of cryptic teasers centered around Dema (Tower of Silence), a fictional city...

Kirsten’s Book Nook

Kirsten’s Book Nook

Kirsten Rice, Staff Writer

September 17, 2018


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Kissing In America by Margo Rabb Her dad died two years ago, seventeen year old Eva, finds herself reading romance novels. She finds that when you open the first page, you know that the book will end well, unlike real life. You don't know how that will end and she hates that. Eva's fantasies become...

Officially Accented

Officially Accented

Saffron Eugea, Staff Writer

September 17, 2018


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How to Create an Accent Braid Freshman Saffron Eugea shows a step by step tutorial on how to do an accent braid. "The beautiful model I am doing this hairstyle on is my little sister Kacie" Eugea said. Kacie Eugea is a 7th grader this year.  ...

Kirsten’s Book Nook – “Lord of the Flies”

Kirsten’s Book Nook – “Lord of the Flies”

Kirsten Rice, Staff Writer

September 12, 2018


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The sophomore students take on " The Lord of The Flies" by William Golding in English II with Coach and English teacher Nichole Black. The sophomore's were building shelters that had to be safe from animals and withstand the weather on a deserted island as if it was them living on it. "So far the...

Zander’s Reviews R Us!

Zander’s Reviews R Us!

Zander Mays, Photographer/Staff Writer

September 10, 2018


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The fictional film Slender Man (PG-13) is based off of the famous "Creepypasta" Internet meme created by Eric Knudsen in 2009 (also known as "Victor Surge"). Slender Man is depicted as a thin, naturally human like figure with a faceless white face and wears a black suit. In his stories, he commonly stalks...

Fishtail Freshman

Fishtail Freshman

Saffron Eugea, Staff Writer

September 6, 2018


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Hey guys, summer is over and I am officially a freshman in high school! Now that summer is over, I thought I would teach you how to fishtail braid your hair. How to "Fishtail" braid Step 1 Grab a section of Hair, and divide the section into two. Step 2 Take a small piece from the outside of on...

Cast, crew perform at 3 p.m.

Chandra Rice, Editor

March 19, 2018


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Groom loads up for competition Click the play button to see a few looks at the cast and crew preparation for district.

Government Shut Down, Self-Driving Cars, and Junior Ring Ceremony

Government Shut Down, Self-Driving Cars, and Junior Ring Ceremony

Matthew Bowen, Studio Manager/Producer

January 31, 2018


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Junior Matthew Bowen and eighth-grade students Cael Ruthardt and Phineas Eugea talk about self-driving cars, the government shutdown, and the "Junior Ring Ceremony."

Presidents, Favorite Firsts, and Horse-Riding DUI

Presidents, Favorite Firsts, and Horse-Riding DUI

Matthew Bowen, Tre' Byers, and William Kelly

January 10, 2018


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Bowen, Byers, Kelly Discuss Current Events Freshman Tre' Byers participated in his first podcast with Sophomore William Kelly and Junior Matthew Bowen. They discuss current events and recent news that affects Groom students. This is the first podcast for the second semester of the 2017-18 year.

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