by Abby Clack “OK, Boomer!” is a new phrase Gen-Z and Millennials are saying towards Baby Boomers, or Boomers for short. “‘Ok boomer’ has become Generation Z’s endlessly repeated retort to the problem of older people who just don’t get it, a rallying cry for millions of fed up kids. Teenagers use it to reply to cringey YouTube videos, Donald Trump tweets, and basically any … Continue reading OK, Boomer! A joke or a rallying cry?
by Abby Clack In Illinois and Washington State, new research has come about about what products are more harmful than most. “Dank Vapes (a brand of e-juice) appears to be the most prominent in a class of largely counterfeit brands, with common packaging that is easily available online and that is used by distributors to market THC-containing cartridges with no obvious centralized production or distribution,” said … Continue reading New Vaping Research Shows Harm
by Abby Clack I sat down with Kyle Bettencourt, a freshman in the fall play, and it looks like this upcoming play is going to be a shock for all of us. What is the show’s name? It is called, Caught in the Act, and it is a play about a play. And how drama and tea spreads rapidly in show business. What is your … Continue reading Murder, Mystery, Drama: What to expect for the fall play
by Abby Clack Homecoming is upon us, and with homecoming come all the Debbie-downers. All anyone can talk about is how Homecoming is the most fun thing, EVER. But, on the flip side the people that don’t go only want to talk about how it is a waste and there is no reason to go. Homecoming ia a tradition that many people have gone to … Continue reading Homecoming: Yay or Nay
By: Abby Clack This year and every year, the student body of each grade votes for their president, vice president, secretary, and treasurer. Those positions make up the student government. They help plan Homecoming, Prom, and give the overall vote for things for your grade. Most people don’t know who their class presidents are. But if you go to Homecoming, Prom, or pep rallies then … Continue reading Wait… Who’s My President?
By: Abby Clack On May 7, 2019, the vote to raise property taxes failed, meaning the school system would have to make cuts to stay in budget since school districts are not allowed to go into debt. Here are four of the cuts that were made: “Transportation Ineligibility Zone”This is why we have a new bell schedule and less bussing, making the intermediate school and … Continue reading New Year, New Budget Cuts