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Is test taking effective?

Kayla Miller, Editor-in-Chief

December 5, 2017

Many students would say that one of the most stressful parts of the year is test taking. The positive and negative sides of taking so many quizzes and tests each year have students all around high schools wondering. Is test taki...

What you need to be a dog owner

Ashley Hale, Staff Writer

November 29, 2017

Recently I went through the process of adopting a dog through the humane society.  Though the actual adoption was quick and didn’t take up a lot of time the other stages took a lot of dedication. You can’t just adopt any dog ...

Does the ACT actually measure college readiness?

Ethan Ancell, Staff Writer

November 29, 2017

The ACT is labeled as a test for colleges that measures “college readiness”. The ACT is a 4 section test that tests your skills in Language Arts, Reading, Math, and Science. There is some debate as to whether this is actually ...

Daylight savings

Kim Ponce Gonzalez, Staff Writer

November 14, 2017

It’s that time of year again. Daylight Savings. Spring forward, fall back. In spring we lose an hour of sleep and in fall we gain an hour which means we get one more hour of sleep! Now it won’t be feeling like you woke up dur...

Pro Trump or Anti Trump

Conor Spahr and Anonymous

October 3, 2017

  Anti Trump (Conor Spahr) “Trump didn't divide America. He just doused us with gasoline and fanned the flames” —DaShanne Stokes When planning this article, I realized I had tons and tons of material to use. After all...

Pro vs Con: Minimum Wage

Taylor Burgess and Max Gordon

September 20, 2017

Con (Taylor): In the middle of Franklin Delano Roosevelt's tyrannic rule over the common folk he issued another egregious violation of his constitutional duty to serve the American people. In the midst of his "New Deal" to ...

What really is feminism?

Ashley Hale

September 14, 2017

Women's rights is a continuing problem, even in this day and age. Women's equality in America was established on August 18, 1920. Even with it legally written on paper many women still continue to fight for equality today, this...

This Disease Has Doctors Stumped

Ashley Ricks and Alexa Shields

January 6, 2017

Doctors were shocked when they discovered this new disease ravaging the world: Adulting. Researchers claim there is no hope of solving this epidemic as they have made no advancements in developing a cure, after years upon ...

Black Friday: What are the limits?

Abby Hoff, Staff Writer

January 6, 2017

The term Black Friday was first used in the United States to describe a financial crisis in 1869. On Sept. 24, 1869, a Friday, James Fish and Jay Gould tried to take over the gold market in the New York Gold Exchange. The fir...

Pro-winter short

Nathan Bracken, Staff Writer

January 6, 2017

I am a man of independence. I enjoy living my life the way I would like to live it. I apply this to all aspects of my life, from the way I dress, to my friends, and every other part of my life, I value my independence. There ...

Anti-winter short

Megan Edwards, Online Editor

January 6, 2017

It’s 6 a.m. on a Monday morning in mid-December, when your alarm (aka torture device) goes off. As you leave the warmth and comfort of your bed for the frigid cold of your bedroom, it’s pure torment. Then you get outside t...

What girls wish guys knew

Telegraph Staff

January 6, 2017

Don’t be afraid to ask us on a date Dates are a fun way to get to know another person. We aren’t assuming you want to marry us just because you ask us out. We don’t expect dates to be fancy We can’t speak for...