Japan Wanting to End Commercial Whaling

Tyler, Staff

September 26, 2018


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Japan has had a history of hunting whales all the way back since hunting whales was for good use, but now, ever since whales became endangered and close to extinction (7 out of 13 of whale species are endangered,) we have been making progress at keeping them from extinction. So why bring this up now?...

September 14th Pep Rally

September 14th Pep Rally

September 26, 2018


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Death to Hip Hop: Rappers Dying in the Industry

Camee, News

September 26, 2018


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On September 7, 2018, the world lost another young rap artist to a drug overdose. Mac Miller was found in his home, dead of an apparent drug overdose at the age of 26, causing emotional turmoil to his large fan base, his mother, and good friends of his in the industry. It's very common for rap artists...

Titanic Wreck is Said to be Gone By 2035

John Morgan, staff

September 26, 2018


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The Titanic was the largest moving ship in 1912. It was the most luxurious and supposedly safest ship, and its passengers were the richest, most famous people of the time. But on its maiden voyage, it struck an iceberg and sank, killing 1,500 of the 2,200 people aboard, all due to there not being enough...

The 2018 Band Expo

Claire, Staff

September 26, 2018


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  As a long-term band student, I can safely say that members of the marching band like to show off, whether it be to the football team, to parent-filled bleachers in Tiger Stadium, or the fans of the opposing team. But bands take special pride in impressing other bands. Whether at football games...

The Jungle 9/12/18

September 12, 2018


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Jacksonville Shooting

Alexis, staff

September 12, 2018


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At Jacksonville Landing in Jacksonville, Florida, a football video game tournament, Madden, was hosted on August 26th. Sadly, there was a mass shooting that took place at that time. The shooter was the previous Madden tournament winner of 2017, David Katz, 24. The mass shooting left three dead, including...

Do Animals Grieve?

Claire, Staff

September 12, 2018


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If you were to ask a zoologist of any sort if animals were able to process human emotions, such as love, empathy, or grief, you would probably receive mixed answers. Some firmly believe that the ability to experience these kinds of feelings are exclusive to humans, while others say that some other living...

Trump vs Google

Tyler, Staff

September 12, 2018


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Trump vs Google sounds like a good fight. President Trump, a billionaire, vs Google, a national billion-dollar company. How did this all start, you might ask? Well, Trump accused Google of rigging the search for "Trump News" to where it showed only fake news, making him look bad. To top it all off, he...

The Jungle 8/29

August 29, 2018


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Mice Don’t Scare Elephants…It’s Something Smaller.

Sarah M., Staff

August 29, 2018


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This summer researchers in Greater Kruger National Park in South Africa discovered something interesting: elephants, specifically African Bush Elephants, are spooked by little honey bees. When honey bees are frightened, they release certain pheromones that alert other honey bees to danger and send them...

Springfest

Springfest

Alexis, Staff

August 29, 2018


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On August 11th the city of Springville and the Springville area chamber of commerce presented an event called the "Spring fest", which took place at Big Springs Park from 2pm to 9pm. The Spring fest included food vendors, merchandise vendors, bouncy houses, cotton candy, popcorn, carnival rides, and...

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