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The Circle of Strife

Alex Barfield

October 16, 2020

Occasionally, when boredom heaves it’s way to the summit of my thoughts, I like to play a little game. It’s quite simple. First, I type in the nine digit passcode to unlock my cell phone. Then, I open up the Instagram app.Fin...

Running Into Conflict

Ally Pruente

October 16, 2020

The cross country team and I all sat six feet apart on the pavement of the Northwest parking lot. A place that felt foreign, as if we hadn’t seen it in years. It was the first time in weeks that the sky turned gray and the tem...

The Crawl

Morgan Tate

October 16, 2020

We sit at the intersection of 67th and Pflumm — get up, grab my school supplies and head to drop off the PB&J sandwiches I made for church.  We thought it would be quick. But then we saw the line — running down both s...

Disney’s Live Action Repeats

Zach Dulny, Staff Writer

February 27, 2020

     I won’t be seeing “Mulan” when it opens in March. Here’s why.      Walt Disney Pictures has been releasing live action remakes of their animated features since their 1996 live action remake of “101 Dalmati...

Right Cause, Wrong Reasons

Anika Paulette, Staff Writer

February 27, 2020

     A few weeks ago, I found myself standing outside in the middle of a chilly January afternoon in support of our teachers. The walkout had started out on the football field in the back of the school, and the crowd seemed ...

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