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Nine-year-old Florida girl’s remains found four years after she vanished

Audrey Smith, Writer

March 20, 2020

The remains of nine-year-old Diana Alavarez who went missing in 2016 were found last week, according to Florida authorities. Diana disappeared in the middle of the night from her home in San Carlos Parkabout eighteen miles south...

Digital Effects of Covid-19

Amelia Ganous

March 20, 2020

With Covid-19 forcing people to work from home and finish school online, everyday routines have changed. New opportunities for hackers are convenient as more log on from their own residency. Vulnerabilities are high when workers switch to...

Some Thoughts Concerning Pandemics

Jose Torres, Human Being

March 20, 2020

Now is a good time to talk about pandemics considering the state of the world. Countries like Spain and Italy are on lockdown to further prevent the spread of Covid-19; countries like Canada, Australia, and Germany are also closing th...

Coronavirus Shuts Down Everything

Alyssa Harper, Writer

March 20, 2020

Fear of the coronavirus has overtaken the United States. Companies, schools, and even sports league have shut down and postponed events.    Apple and Nike have shut down thousands of their stores across the country. ...

This Hits Home

Sydney Christensen, Writer

March 18, 2020

In Iowa last week a bunch of LGBT kids were invited to the capital to watch a bill get passed. The bill was supposed to stop conversion therapy, it’s not known if the bill ended up getting passed or not. The kids weren’t trea...

Tennessee Man Sittig On almost 18,000 bottles of hand sanitizer says he’s doing a “public service”

Audrey Smith, Writer

March 17, 2020

A pair of brothers from Tennessee have close to 18,000 bottles of hand sanitizer in their possession at the moment. Matt and Noah Colvin, after hearing of the first case of the coronavirus pandemic hitting the United States, traveled...

Sleep well enough, or die

Jose Torres, Avid Sleeper

February 29, 2020

Did you know that you sleep for ⅓ of your life? At least that’s how much you’re supposed to. Doctors and sleep experts have recommended sleeping between 7 to 9 hours, though the amount varies in different age groups. It is ...

The History Of Republicans

Jose Torres, (Un)official Historian

February 28, 2020

The Republican Party, also known as GOP (Grand Old Party), is one of two major political parties. It was created in 1854 as an alliance opposing the continuation of slavery into Western territories; they fought to protect the righ...

Marshawn Lynch on “ta[king] care of y’all chicken”

Jose Torres, Chicken Caretaker

February 28, 2020

Marshawn Lynch, American football running back for the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League (NFL), played what could be the final game of his career. During the postgame press conference, after the Seahawks’ season-en...

The Gregorian Calendar

Jose Torres, 21st Century Writer

February 28, 2020

Often we can’t help setting new goals every new year: I want to exercise more; I want to spend less time on social media and spend more time with my friends and family; I want to read more; I want to eat healthier; I want t...

A Journal of an 1800s Farmer Shows the Truth of How Liberal Early Societies Were

Conner Sharp, Writer

February 26, 2020

  A newly found journal from the 1800s contradicts previously thought tolerance towards homosexuality during the 19th century. The writer, Matthew Tomlinson, was a farmer from West Yorkshire in Northern England. In the far...

Friday the 13th Birthday

Kaitlyn Shepard, Writer

February 26, 2020

   Carter Murphy is a lucky boy. His only birthday wish was for Jason from “Friday the 13th” to come pick him up from school. His dad, Sam Murphy, was so supportive of this wish that he made it possible.      ...