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Technology: Then vs. Now

Technology: Then vs. Now

Markayla Hollins, Sophomore Staff Writer

January 3, 2019

As we keep moving forward technology keeps changing and changing and getting bigger and better! Some of us humans in this generation have become very connected and dependent on the internet and phone. Technology basically runs our life from phones, computers, even tablets. Back many generations ago, many...

The Importance of Mental Health

The Importance of Mental Health

Emily Carpenter, Junior Staff Writer

January 3, 2019

Last week, the school briefly celebrated mental health and the importance of confronting what may prove to be an uncomfortable feat that contains self reflection and a battle that no one else recognizes. Mental health is of primary concern for teens in today’s society, and appears in many forms that ...

Social Media and Its Effect on Mental Health

Social Media and Its Effect on Mental Health

Graham Wilson, Senior Staff Writer

December 19, 2018

It’s very hard to find a teenager nowadays who does not participate in some form of social media. With so many different platforms and constant notifications and updates, social media has become an integral part of life for many of America’s youth. While these websites connect people and allow for th...

Avenue Disc Dog Show

Avenue Disc Dog Show

Kate McKay and Peyton Island

December 19, 2018

On November 19th, the school was treated with a delightful show by the Avenue Disc Dogs. Leonardtown High School teacher Adam Cropper’s hardwork and love for his dogs makes this more than just a show; it's an experience. We caught up with Cropper to learn about his journey to disc dog stardom. Croppe...

The Virus Between Us

The Virus Between Us

Kennedy Walker, Sophomore Staff Writer

December 19, 2018

As the coldest days approach and the start of winter is upon us, I ask of you kind classmates and teachers to get your backpacks armed with bottles of hand sanitizers, wipes, and a stash of easy to access tissues. Let's face it people, we are in tight quarters, and those pesky germs are sometimes the o...

The True Meaning of December

The True Meaning of December

Kennedy Walker, Sophomore Staff Writer

December 19, 2018

What comes to mind when you think of December? Of course, when you are little Santa, presents, and cookies but as we grow our thoughts and priorities tend to change. No matter of our personal religious beliefs, family traditions, or chosen holidays to celebrate, December should be a time to reflect. ...

Mac Miller

Mac Miller

Kaitlynn Zacher, Sophomore Staff Writer

December 19, 2018

In 2018, a lot of famous people have died or almost died due to drug related causes. Mac Miller, an american hip-hop artist, is one of them. He was born in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania on January 19, 1992. He had a mom, Karen Myers, and a dad, Mark McCormick, that was heavily involved in his life, and loved...

10 Cute Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

10 Cute Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

Kytana VandenBos, Junior Staff Writer

November 20, 2018

Don’t have any gift ideas for that special someone for Valentine’s Day? If not, here are a few cute ideas you can do that are easy!   Romantic surprise with flour hearts. Here’s a cute idea you can do outside on the yard. Create a card by cutting out a heart shape on a piece of col...

Anxiety in Teenagers

Anxiety in Teenagers

Laura Conway, Sophomore Staff Writer

November 20, 2018

As of today, teens currently have the highest levels of anxiety and depression than ever before. This causes one to wonder, “Why today are teenagers so anxious?” Various components factor into anxiety. Anxiety is mainly caused by multiple aspects of stress. Stress can come from emotional trauma,...

Covering Capstones

Covering Capstones

Rhea Brown, Sophomore Staff Writer

November 20, 2018

The GIS of class of 2019 has just concluded one of the final steps of their Capstone projects, an occasion that brings joy and tremendous stress relief. For these students, the Capstone project is much more than your average presentation. Instead, it is the embodiment of all their rigorous academic ...

Talent Show Spotlight

Daelyn Funk, Senior Staff

November 12, 2018

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