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Should Scouts tackle gender barrier?

Taylor Garcia, News Editor

November 13, 2017

Filed under Opinion

  My initial reaction to the news that girls are now being allowed to join the Boy Scouts was similar to that of others, I questioned why that would be at all necessary given that the Girl Scouts of America exist. However, a...

Soda Tax Fizzles Out

Soda Tax Fizzles Out

October 13, 2017

Foreign Language in MS

Taylor Garcia, News Editor

September 15, 2017

Filed under Opinion

The sheer knowledge and cognitive benefits that people gain from learning a second language are numerous and useful. Therefore, some middle schools in our district are incorporating foreign language in to their curriculum,...

Derogatory turned brotherly: People misunderstand cultural N word use

Micha'la Hood and Armani Moten

May 26, 2017

Filed under Opinion

The N word, the unspeakable. Featured in music, movies and books, the N word has become a term that brings up much controversy when used in day to day conversation. The word continues to be stated in a derogatory way. Although...

Standerized tests should be free

Editorial

February 10, 2017

Filed under Opinion

The ACT and SAT are standardized exams that students must take in order to go to most four year universities. Since 2014, many schools have paid for juniors and seniors to be able to take the SAT or ACT. But as of last year, many schools ...

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