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Facebook Fallout

October 25, 2010


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By Alma Velazquez It’s 11:00 p.m. You can’t fall asleep and your homework is not done because you couldn’t bring yourself to close the Facebook window. What do you do? Get on Facebook to update your status of course. Students all over the world are becoming moderately to severely addicted to the...

More than just a hobby

October 13, 2010


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by Hannah Strader Somewhere in the back of senior Jon Tobaben’s mind he hears the voices of his parents nagging him to do his homework, but he is too mesmerized by the Xbox controller in his hand and the images on the screen to heed the words he knows all too well. Tobaben began playing video games...

Tiles to a memory

October 13, 2010


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by Terriss Ford Memories are etched into the halls of Moody, embodied in the classrooms, encapsulated in a time capsule, and imaginatively crafted into the ceiling tiles. However, after 45 years of students passing through its vibrant halls, Dorothy Moody Elementary may soon be nothing more than an...

One of a Kind

September 21, 2010


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The bleachers of roaring students, the brassy sound of the marching band, the intent, excited faces of everyone around him, and the charged atmosphere are what junior Gabe Alaniz loves about being a cheerleader. “I always wanted to be a part of the Shawnee Mission South cheerleading program since my...

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