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Break Point

Break Point

October 23, 2017

Believe with No Limits

Believe with No Limits

October 19, 2017


Anonymous, Guest Writer

May 10, 2017

She’s lying in bed again. That’s all she does these days. That’s all she can do. I muster up the strength to go into the room again and sit in the chair next to her bed. “This is her chair,” I think to myself,...

Just Ask

Miracle Cox, Reporter

May 1, 2017

Depression. It's more than just a 10 letter word. It's more than a mental disease. It's a demon, it's a different person that haunts and has control of one’s life. It's a killer, it's a nightmare. It's like a devil that ...

Netflix’s ‘Deidra and Lainey Rob a Train’ tells heartwarming story, lacks depth

Luisa Perry, Entretainment editor

April 7, 2017

Sydney Freedman’s sophomore film Deidra and Lainey Rob a Train tells the story of Deidra Tanner, a high school senior who takes care of her sister Lainey and brother Jett while their mother is in jail and their father continuously...

Life Without Coffee

Life Without Coffee

April 3, 2017

Time to Breathe


December 8, 2016

As the dust settles on the historic and unprecedented presidential election of 2016, we are left to make sense of the result. For some, the air is fresher than it has been for a while. But for many others, the rubble remains as a...

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