Middle School Editorial: Kobe Bryant

Campbell Helling

February 20, 2020

The recent death of star basketball player Kobe Bryant has sparked a storm of tributes, from Instagram posts to outfits dedicated to him at the Oscars. His best moments are the ones we remember as well as the legacy he left b...

“Rick and Morty” Season 4

Jonah Kim

February 20, 2020

After an extremely long wait for “Rick and Morty” fans, episodes of Season 4 of the ever-popular Adult Swim show began to air in November. So far, producers have only released five episodes and have come to a sudden halt,...

“Circles”

Evan McHenry

February 20, 2020

The tragic and sudden death of Mac Miller rocked the music world in 2018; the rapper/producer was beloved for his pop-influenced rap and R&B songs. His 2018 album, “Swimming,” topped out at number 3 on the US Billboard...

Wrecking Ball Hobby Lobby

Lyle Griggs

February 20, 2020

For $10.99, you can go down to your local Hobby Lobby and buy a decorative pillow with the word “gather” machine-embroidered on the front in loopy cursive to indicate to house guests that they are to gather near the pillow. ...

POV – Racist Mascotry (Chiefs, but not just them)

Katie Eckert

February 20, 2020

It is awesome that the Chiefs won the Super Bowl, but there is an undeniable shadow cast on the team by some of the themes in their fan gear and cheers. While their new branding and mascots make it easy to forget, the Chiefs, ...

“JoJo Rabbit”

Diego Klish

February 20, 2020

       “Jojo Rabbit” is a relatively low-budget film that was released in late December of 2019. The movie is set towards the end of World War II in Germany as the German forces retreat, the allies gain ground and the ...

Editorial: Kobe Bryant

Lyle Griggs

February 20, 2020

On January 26th, a helicopter carrying basketball legend Kobe Bryant crashed into a mountainside near Calabasas, California, killing everyone on board. In the days that followed, coverage of the tragedy was widespread and fans...

Wrecking Ball: “Spies in disguise”

Cameren Green and Colin Farha

January 27, 2020

The musical “Cats” was a beautiful showing of humans in cat disguises (much like the disguises in “Spies in Disguise”) dancing and singing composed by the almighty Andrew Lloyd Webber. The play in fact was so good that T...

Middle School Editorial: Free College

Campbell Helling

January 27, 2020

With the 2020 presidential elections coming up, student debt and free college are certainly some of the most talked-about topics. In 2018, 44.7 million adult Americans were struggling in student debt. Altogether, student loan ...

Editorial: Free College

Lyle Griggs

January 27, 2020

Since Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders’ first presidential bid in 2016, I have struggled to make up my mind on one of his signature policy proposals: free, universal public college. The 2020 Democratic primary has again ignited debat...

“Little Women”

Catharine Richards

January 27, 2020

“Little Women,” directed by Greta Gerwig, brings to life the classic story written in 1868 by Louisa May Alcott. The story of the March sisters has been in the hearts of those who have read the book for quite some time. P...

“Jumanji: The Next Level”

Katie Eckert

January 27, 2020

“Jumanji: The Next Level” is the sequel to the 2017 movie “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle,” both directed by Jake Kasdan. I initially watched “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle” not expecting anything other than a silly com...

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