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“A Christmas Prince” is predictable but enjoyable

“A Christmas Prince” is predictable but enjoyable

Taylor Green, Staff Writer

November 29, 2017


Filed under A&E, Movie Review, Opinion

“A Christmas Prince” is Netflix’s latest original movie. A journalist (Rose McIver) travels to the fictional country of Aldovia to get the scoop on a playboy prince (Ben Lamb). Prince Richard of Aldovia is set to take the throne after his father’s death, but he’s been travelling ever sin...

Homelessness during the holidays impacts families across America

Homelessness during the holidays impacts families across America

Lauren Textor, Web Editor-in-Chief

November 23, 2017


Filed under Opinion

According to NPR.org, as many as 1.6 million Americans experience homelessness or transitional housing during the holidays. Nearly half of these people are families, and only 20 percent fit the traditional stereotype of single adult men with mental illnesses, disabilities or substance abuse. During the ...

The profitable based education system that is now college

The profitable based education system that is now college

Drew Englis, Co-Business Manager

November 17, 2017


Filed under Opinion

It seems like the price of college is constantly rising. Fifty years ago it was roughly $1,000 per year. Twenty years ago, the cost of tuition and room and board was on average $6,813 per year. Why then, has the cost of college consistently risen to where it is today? In the past, attending coll...

National Anthem protests spark controversy

National Anthem protests spark controversy

Colton Lloyd, Co-Business Manager

November 10, 2017


Filed under Opinion

One of the biggest controversies this year has been on the field of America’s favorite sport. The national anthem protests started in the NFL in August 2016 with star quarterback Colin Kaepernick of the San Francisco 49ers sitting during the anthem during preseason games. He took a knee during the an...

Isley Ford

Isley Ford

Isley Ford, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Halloweentown because it’s a Disney classic.

Megan Neal

Megan Neal

Megan Neal, Copy Editor

October 27, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Twitches

Drew Englis

Drew Englis

Drew Englis, Co-Business Manager

October 27, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Ghostbusters because I like science fiction.

Colton Lloyd

Colton Lloyd

Colton Lloyd, Co-Business Manager

October 27, 2017


Filed under Opinion

A Haunted Mansion because of the comedy.

Taylor McEachron

Taylor McEachron

Taylor McEachron, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Coraline because it’s spooky but not too spooky. It’s a movie that I’ve always watched since I was younger.

Grace Haworth

Grace Haworth

Grace Haworth, Design Editor

October 27, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Corpse Bride, first of all because I love Tim Burton and Johnny Depp, second of all because It reminds me of spending time with my little sister. To this day, Jill and I will randomly start singing Corpse Bride songs because they are so catchy and full of good memories. ...

Hannah Haworth

Hannah Haworth

Hannah Haworth, Co-Web Editor

October 27, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Halloweentown because I have a lot of childhood memories of watching the entire series on Disney Channel for years.

Lauren Textor

Lauren Textor

Lauren Textor, Web Editor-In-Chief

October 27, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Hocus Pocus is an iconic tale of family, friendship and an incredibly fake cat, all of which are brought together in a cinematic masterpiece that has withstood the test of time for the past for the past 24 years and will continue to endure until the end of forever. As if you need another reason to w...

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