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Review~ Wind River

Review~ Wind River

Will Cooper, Guest Writer

January 16, 2018


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Wind River is written and directed by Taylor Sheridan, writer of Sicario, and stars Jeremy Renner, Elizabeth Olsen, and mostly unknown actors. If you’ve read my review of Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, you know that that film was, in my opinion, the best of the year. However, Wind River is ...

REVIEW~Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

REVIEW~Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Will Cooper, Guest Writer

January 12, 2018


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Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri is written and directed by Martin McDonagh. He has also written and directed for the acclaimed In Bruges and Seven Psychopaths, but with “Three Billboards,” he achieves a new level of greatness. This film tells the story of Mildred (Frances McDormand), who...

Justice League featuring DC Comics Superheroes is Mediocre at Best

Justice League featuring DC Comics Superheroes is Mediocre at Best

Avery Woods, Sports Editor

December 20, 2017


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The newest installment in the DC Comics movies is "Justice League," featuring Wonder Woman (Gal Gadot), Batman (Ben Affleck), Superman (Henry Cavill), the Flash (Ezra Miller), Aquaman (Jason Momoa) and Cyborg (Ray Fisher). The movie opens with where Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice ended: with Sup...

Reputation Review

Reputation Review

Ansley Chambers, Ads Editor

December 19, 2017


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Taylor Swift’s new album, “Reputation,” has received a large mix of reviews. Everyone either loves it or hates it, especially one  controversial song, “Look What You Made Me Do.” The single seems to represent her entire album. The song discusses how she’s changed over the years because o...

Taking a Break from Social Media

Taking a Break from Social Media

Ansley Chambers, Ads Editor

December 6, 2017


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We live in a world that runs on technology. Our generation is dependent upon a notification or a twitter post to maintain our sanity, or so we think. Is it possible that the constant updates and vibrations of our phones are what is driving us crazy? That’s what I decided to find out. Friday night at ei...

Rapper Lil Peep Reaps the Consequences of the American Opioid Crisis

Rapper Lil Peep Reaps the Consequences of the American Opioid Crisis

Miah Clark, A&E Editor

November 29, 2017


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On Wednesday Night, Gustav Ahr, better known by his rapper name, Lil Peep, died in his tour bus in Tucson at age 21. In following days, America has mourned the loss of the emerging talent, fellow rappers tweeting their condolences. Lil Yachty tweeting, “R.I.P Lil Peep Dawg”, Kevin Abstract tweetin...

English Teacher Caroline Ewing Chaos

Jenica Kolbeck, 21st Century Journalism

November 14, 2017


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Computers a Distraction?

Computers a Distraction?

Daniella Campos, Reporter

November 14, 2017


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Computers are definitely a huge help when it comes to school work. During the day, I use my computer in almost every single class. If I don’t have my computer, I definitely miss out on schoolwork and I’m at a huge disadvantage. Most written work is done on our computers instead of by hand, which is al...

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