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The secrets of a good principal
A life-changing moment
Chloe’s Auto Repair
Integrated Plumbing Solutions
Integrated Plumbing Solutions
Merry finals
Phobophobia: the fear of fears
Litter(ally) making a difference
Throw flags not hands
Leaping into the new season
New coach dives into the season
Saturdays are for the college football fans
Grand slam season
Sophomore: Lillian Derenthal
Power of the People
Etowah vs Woodstock
Black Friday, broke Saturday 

Ella Daugherty, reporter
November 21, 2019

Lines are starting to form. People are getting antsy. Memories of Thanksgiving are already fading. Black Friday has arrived. Although online shopping has become a trend, Black Friday still brings hordes of people to many stores for good deals.   On Black Friday, one might wonder how many TVs the average household needs after seeing all of them fly out the doors. One place where shoppers can get numerous TVs, and other electronics, is Best Buy....

How to host the best Friendsgiving

Holly Kate O'Brien, Editor
November 15, 2019

Gather your friends and your favorite Thanksgiving foods because it is that time of year again. Friendsgiving is a time where friends can come together to celebrate their friendships and time with one another. “This is my second year hosting Friendsgiving, and I love it. We always have so much fun, and everyone brings really good food,” Erin Whalen, junior, said.  The best part about having a Friendsgiving is coming up with an exciting...

Thanks, but no thanks

Mia Jacobs, reporter
November 22, 2019

The holiday season is approaching; the weather is getting colder; carols are being sung, and holiday movies are playing on the Hallmark Movie Channel. Christmas movies are mostly known to be joyful and magical; however, Thanksgiving movies are often forgotten with their plots that lack the point of remembrance. “Most Thanksgiving movies are not good; their budgets are cheap and poorly edited,“...

Netflix and chill: holiday edition

Alyssa Pearson, Editor
November 22, 2019

On any given day, people sit on the couch, reach for the remote, and see the Netflix symbol appear on the TV. However, what to watch is always the nagging question. Fortunately, there is a solution to this problem. Netflix offers a wide variety of Christmas movies to kick off the holidays. These programs are sure to appeal to the people who plan on skipping the “Happy Thanksgiving” phase.   “I...

Frightening flicks

Haley James, Editor-In-Chief
October 31, 2019

Now that October has arrived and everyone is getting into the Halloween spirit, horror movies both old and new are making their way into theaters and onto TV screens across the nation. Whether one is looking for a feel-good Halloween movie or a spooky thriller to view with friends, the best Halloween films to cuddle up and watch are right here.  This month, two new horror films that both hit...

The Voice of Eagle Mountain
The Voice of Eagle Mountain