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UPS Drone Deliveries

Isabella Coulombe, Staff Writer

April 3, 2017


Filed under 2016-2017

In San Francisco, both the drone industry and federal regulators are years away from actual legal drone deliveries in the United States. But that has not stopped companies from testing possibilities, both to get the visual of a drone with their logo out in front of the public and to see what works. The...

Which Cleats are the Most Comfortable?

Dillon Youngblood, Staff Writer

April 3, 2017


Filed under 2016-2017

The baseball players all wear different cleats. But which are the most comfortable? A lot of players are moving toward New Balance this year because they have made a good name for their company. Players on the team might wear different cleats in games than they do in practice, but why? Some do it for...

High School Love: How Serious Is It?

Chloe Hockersmith, Reporter

April 3, 2017


Filed under 2016-2017

Young love. Two words that mean so much to certain people, but are also looked down upon and not taken seriously by adults. Many people believe being in a relationship in high school is insignificant and does not mean as much as relationships later in life. It won’t last, right? Teenagers are too immature...

April Horoscopes

Abby Christian, Reporter

April 3, 2017


Filed under 2016-2017

Aries (March 21-April 19)- April is going to be a challenging month in school, but just know that school is almost over. You got this, finish the school year strong. Don’t lose hope because you can do this. Taurus (April 20-May 20)- April is going to be an interesting month. Except some rough days and also unf...

Student Profile : Kensey Kennedy

Katy Belanger, Editor

April 3, 2017


Filed under 2016-2017

Her music says it all. Kensey Kennedy is a senior at CornerStone Christian Academy. She is top of her class, plays volleyball, sings with her school’s worship team, and is on her school’s cheer team. Not only does she excel in school but she also excels expressing her faith. She is on the youth...

Student Spotlight

Nick Lanier, Editor

February 20, 2017


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Junior Uly Convento enjoyed a memorable night last week, as he scored his 1st goal for the Cardinal soccer team in a 4-0 rout of Paris North Lamar. The curling strike from around 20 yards out, was the final of the night, and really highlights how much Uly’s hard work has payed off. Convento, who ra...

New Bible Class

Carly Maisel, Editor in Chief

February 20, 2017


Filed under 2016-2017

Melissa has released that they will be offering a bible class. “The Bible as Literature” is the name of the new course. This course exposes students to the Hebrew Scriptures Old Testament and the New Testament which teaches biblical content, characters, poetry, and narratives that impact understanding...

Letter From The Editor: Hello Flannels

Ty Graham and Nick Lanier

February 3, 2017


Filed under 2016-2017

In every person’s life, there a time where they believe they are younger and more hip than they actually are. This belief can manifest itself in several different ways, most of them unhealthy. Some people will go out and buy a totally unnecessary sports car, while others will dress in ways that the...

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Delacy Dennis, Editor

January 31, 2017


Filed under 2016-2017

An email was sent to the staff and administration at the high school which released information about the problematic internet. Teachers and students alike have complained about slow internet connections, but the problem persists. The high school is currently “utilizing a 100MB connection for 3,000...

A Deadly High: Teeangers, Drugs, and Alcohol

Abby Christian, Reporter

January 31, 2017


Filed under 2016-2017

High school reveals to teenagers the bad things that exist throughout the world. During those four long years, teenagers are forced to decide whether they will be a part of a world that contains toxic things like drugs, cigarettes and alcohol. This decision will affect them for the rest of their lives. In...

Fun Facts

Carly Maisel, Editor in Chief

January 31, 2017


Filed under 2016-2017

    Q is the only letter not appearing in the name of any US state Lake Superior is the world's largest lake The tallest man in the world was 8ft. 11 inches Americans spend more than $630 million on golf balls a year Eleven of the 50 states are named after actual people...

President Trump Wastes No Time In His New Office

Wilson Gustaveson, Editor in Chief

January 31, 2017


Filed under 2016-2017

We all know President Trump’s iconic, “Let’s build a wall!” from his campaign, but it seems that this may actually happen. President Trump has filed an executive order to build a border wall between U.S.A. and Mexico, as first reported by CNN’s Jeremy Diamond. Construction has not started yet,...

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