Upcycling upgrades waste

Cassie Rickey, News Editor

January 24, 2019

Filed under Showcase, Student Features

Upcycling is when a person reuses (discarded objects or material) in such a way as to create a product of a higher quality or value than the original according to Dictionary.com. Ongoing scientific research has proven that partic...

Carson Scholarship fund awarding student

Charlotte McElwain, Social Media Coordinator

January 24, 2019

Filed under News, Showcase, Student Features

 Each year, schools are invited to nominate a single student to represent them as a Carson Scholar.  This year, junior Hailey Deares was selected submitting her resume to the guidance department.  Deares is an AP student and while academi...

Simply satisfying

Cassidy Chandler, Features Editor

November 1, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Student Features

There is no set in stone reason as to why we find certain slime or sand videos satisfying, but psychologists say that things like this tap into a part of our subconscious and it gives us a “just right feeling.” The part...

Advice to incoming freshman

Ashley Haley, Reporter

June 5, 2018

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  “Make sure to know what you’re talking about, find real friends, grades are actually important, and to take advantage of Hawks Soar.” - Tylar Kight, freshman   “I wish I would have known that I shouldn...

Breaking World Records

HANNAH AYRES, Reporter

June 5, 2018

Filed under Student Features

    Most leapfrog jumps in 30 seconds by a team of two Current record: 32 Emma Marley and Amanda Ryan: 14       Fastest time to drink 500ml of water Current record: 2.35 seconds Jess...

People who can’t be trusted…

Garrett Sturgill, Reporter

June 5, 2018

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Kaleigh Sasdelli, junior “People who don’t like dogs.”   Brooke Ciampaglio, junior “People who brush their teeth in the shower.”   Savannah Dieter, junior “People who don’t like the beach.”   ...

Yearbook to add new feature;  HP Reveal showcases video footage

Garrett Sturgill, Reporter

June 5, 2018

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As technology is advancing, the products created at school advance as well. This year's yearbook staff has added a component that will make the yearbook experience a multi- dimensional one. HP Reveal, formerly known as Auras,...

Destination Imagination;

Lira Barbalate, Reporter

June 1, 2017

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     Destination Imagination (DI) has one mission and vision; “to teach students the creative process and empower them with the skills needed to succeed in an ever-changing world.” Students come to compete in the conv...

Mission trip to Dominican Republic;

Andy Miller, Reporter

June 1, 2017

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Senior Grace Ducote and sophomore Sarah Shuck are willing to travel across the globe to help others. The students are planning a mission trip with Mountain Christian Church to the Dominican Republic from June 29 to July 8. There...

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