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Poetry is Reckless but Lovely

Poetry is Reckless but Lovely

Kirsten Rice, Editor

October 22, 2018


Filed under Columns, Entertainment, Showcase

The Lovely Reckless by Kirsten Rice is an extra credit paper she wrote for “Totally Uncalled For”.  Students can write anything from book reviews to restaurant reviews as an extra credit project. This wall is in English teacher Mrs. Black's room. Sleepwalking through life, damaged and scared Wishin...

5 Stranded

5 Stranded

Saffron Eugea, Staff Writer

October 4, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, Staff Blogs

How to do a 5 stranded braid:  

Chris’ picks for week 2

Chris’ picks for week 2

Chris Nichols, Staff Writer

September 17, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Sports

Chris’s picks for week 2 of NFL Carolina vs Atlanta  21-7 L.A. Chargers vs Buffalo 21-0 Minnesota vs Green Bay 24-13 Houston vs Tennessee 27-17 Cleveland vs New Orleans 35-30 Miami vs New York Jets 38-14 Kansas City vs Pittsburgh 27-21 Philadelphia vs Tampa Bay 17-10 Indianapolis vs...

Officially Accented

Officially Accented

Saffron Eugea, Staff Writer

September 17, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, Staff Blogs

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.  ...

Fishtail Freshman

Fishtail Freshman

Saffron Eugea, Staff Writer

September 6, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, Staff Blogs

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...

“Fall Through”

“Fall Through”

Saffron Eugea, Photographer/ Writer

May 8, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Staff Blogs

How to do a Waterfall Braid Tip: Before I did the braid, shown in the picture, I curled my hair. You do not need to curl your hair. It looks great if you straighten your hair too. Step 1 First, divide your hair at the root of your head. You can do a deep part or a part down the middle of your head. (Yo...

The Art of The Dutch

The Art of The Dutch

Saffron Eugea

April 5, 2018


Filed under Columns, Showcase

How to do a Dutch Braid Hey, guys! Saffron here. Today, I am going to teach you how to do a "Dutch Braid." If you read my last blog, you might have learned how to do a regular and a French Braid. Once you have mastered the French braid, you are ready to move on to the Dutch braid. If you have nev...

Peek at a White Wonder

Peek at a White Wonder

Sydney Ritter, Reporter / Designer

March 27, 2018


Filed under Columns, Showcase

Rare peacock takes spotlight in Ritter's second animal column Writing about the uncommon okapi got me to thinking, how many other weird animals are there out there? My first thought was to ask Alexa, but since I was at school I didn't have that option. Instead, I had to resort to the dinosaur, ...

Carpenter… Harvester… Mechanic… Best of all Father

Carpenter… Harvester… Mechanic… Best of all Father

Chandra Rice, Editor

March 19, 2018


Filed under Columns, Showcase

Chandra Rice reflects, writes on her father's example, words When I look at my dad, I see my protector and my first love. He's been there for me through thick and thin. Even if he gets on the me, I know he still loves me and wants me to know how important it is for me to do my best. Daddy has show...

Woven In History

Woven In History

Saffron Eugea, Staff Photographer/ Writer

March 8, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Staff Blogs

African cultures carry braiding traditions through history As part of their culture, Africans braided hair for socialization, interest, skill, learning, beauty and special occasions. Hair braiding is an ancient art that dates all the way back to 3,500 BC! People have passed down the tradition of br...

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