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Who Knew?

Who Knew?

Jason Ferris, Co-Editor

May 3, 2016


Filed under Arts, Entertainment, and Reviews, Book, Community info, Op/Ed, Student Life, Top Stories

Until I met David Sedaris, I had no idea I cared about the lives of others. Ok, I’m not heartless. I just never thought a memoir could be so gripping, that another life could draw me so helplessly in. I had read memoirs before but only about astronauts or politicians that changed the landscape of t...

What Are Your Plans for Summer Vacation?

What Are Your Plans for Summer Vacation?

Reagan Walker, Junior Staff Writer

April 28, 2016


Filed under Op/Ed, Student Life

As the school year comes to a close, you know what that means: summer is on its way! Kids will be racing to the front doors of schools for the last time of the year, boarding their school buses and waving goodbye to the teachers, staff and other school workers for the season. But if you’re like th...

A Letter to the 2016 Senior Class

A Letter to the 2016 Senior Class

Reagan Walker, Junior Staff Writer

April 27, 2016


Filed under Op/Ed, Student Life, Top Stories

Dear senior Raiders, Graduation is almost here for all of you, and I know that you have many plans for college, for the workforce, or for whatever great endeavors are in your future. But sadly, you will have to leave your teachers, staff, principal, and the rest of the student body behind. But before ...

Spring Cleaning 101

Regan Walker

April 7, 2016


Filed under Lifestyle, Op/Ed, Student Life

Well, Raiders, the weather is warming up and the birds are out chirping and spring time is finally here. You know what that means: spring cleaning! Whether you clean the whole house or just your bedroom, here are some clean-up tips to make this spring cleaning your tidiest yet. #1. Organizing your clo...

Preparation for Prom

Preparation for Prom

Hailey Springer, Junior Staff Writer

April 7, 2016


Filed under School News, Student Life

Prom is approaching very quickly, quicker than some of us realize, and you need to make sure that you are prepared. When it comes to prom dress shopping, you need to make sure you are shopping for something that will leave both you and your wallet happy.There are tons of online shops that give you gre...

Drafting Disaster

Drafting Disaster

Jason Ferris, Co-Editor

March 30, 2016


Filed under Arts, Entertainment, and Reviews, Community info, School News, Student Life, Top Stories

People often ask me why I write, why I spend hours digging through my imagination and finding the words to string a story together. I tell them that I have to and I’m not the only one. Within everyone is a story, an inner voice, and writing empowers people to listen to it. I know it sounds cliché...

Prepare for AP Exams!

Prepare for AP Exams!

Skylar Broome, Senior Staff Writer

March 15, 2016


Filed under Student Life, Top Stories

Wednesday, March 2nd was the last day to turn in your forms and order your AP tests - which leads to the question of: what next? The answer varies on which test and what kind of student you are; but the general consensus seems to be prepare early. It is likely your AP teachers have been constructing the year’...

Making This Spring Break the Best Yet

Making This Spring Break the Best Yet

Reagan Walker, Junior Staff Writer

March 11, 2016


Filed under Student Life

Raiders, listen up: spring break is almost here and some of you guys are trying to figure out the perfect idea for your one-of-a-kind spring break… lucky for you, I’ve got some great ideas that might help you to make up your mind. #1: Take the chance to get away. If you’ve always wanted to...

Finishing the Second Quarter

Finishing the Second Quarter

Hailey Springer, Junior Staff Writer

January 12, 2016


Filed under Lifestyle, School News, Student Life, Top Stories

As we all have made it back from winter break, we are slowly getting back into the grind of our everyday life. But we can’t be getting back into things too slowly, because the second quarter will be ending very soon. This means we will be in a hurry to get work turned in, or any extra credit to help...

Toys for Tots

Toys for Tots

Dallas Shrawder, Senior Staff Writer

January 11, 2016


Filed under Community info, Lifestyle, Op/Ed, School, Student Life, Top Stories

The giving season is fast approaching. People everywhere are in the festive spirit: spreading love, being joyous, and giving. One way to knock all three of those out in one swing is to participate in Toys for Tots drives. This time of year, it is not uncommon to be with friends and family to exch...

New Year, New You? Eh. But Fear Not: There Is Hope!

New Year, New You? Eh.  But Fear Not: There Is Hope!

Casey Bacon, Senior Head Editor

January 11, 2016


Filed under Lifestyle, Op/Ed, Student Life, Top Stories

“5… 4… 3… 2… 1… Happy New Year!” Down drops the ball in Times Square, off pops the corks of champagne and sparkling cider bottle, up go the fireworks, and in go the people for hugs, kisses, and well-wishes for the year to come. It’s the turning over of a new leaf, the possibility for...

Amazon: What can’t they do?

Amazon: What can’t they do?

Nick Moats, Senior Staff Writer

January 11, 2016


Filed under Lifestyle, Op/Ed, Student Life, Top Stories

From the beginning of Amazon, the largest online retailer today, there were high hopes for its future development. Jeff Bezos founded this company in 1994 originally labeling it as Cadabra. Not much time passed before Bezos renamed the company Amazon, what we all recognize it as today. Since his graduati...

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