COVID-19 has surprising environmental impacts

April 28, 2020

ZOE MIKLES Features Editor The Covid-19 outbreak has negatively impacted millions of people worldwide. Quarantine orders have been put in place requiring people to stay inside for their own well-being, but these restrictions...

Understanding diverse gender identities; Inclusive glossary of terms 

Aleah Bikle, Editor

April 1, 2020

  In a day and age where we have to be more aware, this list of terms has been created to make it easier to communicate appropriately about gender.  Agender: a person with no, or very little, connection to the traditional s...

Corona Virus effect on French Trip 

Emily Green, REPORTER

April 1, 2020

  The recent outbreak of the coronavirus otherwise known as Covid-19 has struck worry on civilians throughout the world. The spread has started to cause a decline in air travel for airlines such as Southwest Airlines. Accordi...

Mercury in retrograde; Effect on expression, communication

KIERSTYN MCMANUS, Reporter

April 1, 2020

    Having weird dreams lately? Getting stuck on words or thoughts, resulting in miscommunication?  Having odd luck or coincidences? Blame it on Mercury in retrograde. Lasting from February 16 through March 9, Mercury  is t...

Welcome to spring

Zoe Mikles, Editor

April 1, 2020

Nature affects happiness

Caitlyn Allen, Editor

April 1, 2020

Hiking. Habits. Happiness.          Researchers did a study on kids that examined the impact of a group of childrens “connectedness to nature” on their “sustainable behaviors and happiness.” The research s...

Meditation: Leading to healthier lifestyle

KENDALL SCHUBERT, Business Manager

January 3, 2020

  Yoga. Breathing, meditating. A bunch of people sitting on the floor with their legs crossed humming to the soft music. But it’s much more than just sitting and breathing.       “The purpose of yoga is to build...

Ways to relieve holiday stress

Tori Gay, news editor

January 3, 2020

Set a budget: Spending money during the holidays is a given, however, to help prevent stress over it planning ahead can help.   Find a reason to laugh: Humor is a great stress reliever and can help you cope with c...

Winter blues weighing you down

ADDY DEAN, Reporter

January 3, 2020

Seasonal affective disorder commonly known as seasonal depression is a disorder that causes depression during specific seasons throughout the year.         As for students on our own campus senior Alison Grafton weighed in and ex...

Holiday season weight gain

EMILY GREEN, Video Editor

January 3, 2020

  Season's greetings from the sweet and savory food that comes along with the holiday season. Christmas time is where people tend to overload on the amount of food they put on their dinner plate. Along with the extra amount of...

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