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  • Mealtime Mayhem

    Mealtime Mayhem

    Lindsay Gogniat, Staff Writer

    November 2, 2018

    Due to multiple incidents, the administration decided to remove off-campus lunch privileges as of August 2018. They added another lunch period and provided more available seating in the lunchroom. As a result of more people needing space at lunch, they increased the seating capacity. Although they added ...

    Photo courtesy of Lindsay Gogniat

  • Objection to the Highest Court

    Objection to the Highest Court

    Haleigh Hurst, Staff Writer

    October 30, 2018

    In today’s society, it’s not about what people know, it’s about who people know. This theory proved its accuracy when Brett Kavanaugh gained approval to join the Supreme Court. Kavanaugh replaced one of the most crucial judges on the Supreme Court, Anthony Kennedy, who often considered himself t...

    Photo courtesy of Magen McMillian

  • History of Decatur

    History of Decatur

    Eden Jones, Staff Writer

    October 25, 2018

    Zachary Taylor established Taylorsville in 1856, around the time ​Henry A. Wise established ​Wise County. However, the local bishop, a man of great power in the town, disagreed with the name because he disliked Zachary, the man who owned Taylorsville. Zachary then renamed the town Decatu...

    Photo courtesy of Eden Jones

  • Impromptu ‘Fall Break’

    Impromptu ‘Fall Break’

    Taryn Holmes, Assistant Editor-in-Chief

    October 25, 2018

    From September 21 through September 30, a monsoon descended upon the inside of the high school. Streams of water flooded through the hallways and substantial damage occurred mainly to the office and first floor tiles. While families gathered in the school cafeteria to participate in the a...

    Photo courtesy of Taryn Holmes

  • Contradicting Opinions Arise

    Contradicting Opinions Arise

    Magen McMillian, Staff Writer

    October 19, 2018

    Six years ago, Adam Lanza took his mother’s guns and entered Sandy Hook Elementary school, killing twenty six children and staff within eleven minutes. As of June 28, 2018, 154 schools experienced school shooting incidents (starting the second semester of the school year). Since 2013, an average of 442 ...

    Photo Courtesy of Magen McMillian

Mealtime Mayhem

Lindsay Gogniat, Staff Writer
November 2, 2018

October 30, 2018

Haleigh Hurst, Staff Writer
October 30, 2018

Eden Jones, Staff Writer
October 25, 2018

Taryn Holmes, Assistant Editor-in-Chief
October 25, 2018

Magen McMillian, Staff Writer
October 19, 2018

Mealtime Mayhem
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Objection to the Highest Court
  • Failed Feminism October 16, 2018
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Contradicting Opinions Arise
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