Smoke Signals

Let’s start caring about not caring

Taylor Radar, Opinions Editor

April 8, 2019

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Don’t you just love walking down the hallway and hearing the sweet sound of smack talk in the morning? Being humble and kind is now a thing of the past; we are now living in a society where we care more about our pride over...

Basic Skills are Needed for the Real World

Lauren Brinegar, Photo Editor

March 11, 2019

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When building a house, you have everything you need prepared in a tool box; why have an empty tool box when building your future? Educators need guidelines in the area of curriculum, and there is something that we should be...

Get your fake life out of my face

Taylor Rader, Opinions Editor

February 1, 2019

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I once heard a friend say, “If I don’t get at least 60 likes on a photo I delete it.” Ah, the sweet, sweet sound of insecurity. As a society, we have become obsessed with the idea of becoming media influencers due...

Agriculture affects people from walks of life

Lauren Brinegar, Photo Editor

February 1, 2019

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My grandpa says that once in your life you need a doctor, a lawyer, a policeman and a preacher but every day, three times a day, you need a farmer.   Everyone is affected by agriculture every day.  Just 100 years ago nearly 50 percent of th...

More Sleep Likely to Improve Mental Health

Willow Crum, Multimedia Staff

January 16, 2019

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As high schoolers, getting enough sleep every night is one of the many challenges students face throughout their high school experience, especially if they participate in extracurricular activities after school. Finding a good...

Stop and Smell the Pollution

Taylor Rader, Opinions Editor

December 20, 2018

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There is nothing better than waking up in the morn- ing, walking outside, and taking in a deep breath of car exhaust. I mean, what other way would I want to start my day? Let’s face it: We are killing our planet....

Class Election Must Occur Earlier

Savannah Green, Features Editor

December 20, 2018

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Class presidents are extremely important to making necessary changes to our school. They give a voice to the students about the day to day issues they see the school face and give an outlet for real change to occur....

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