2020 Census Citizenship Question Sparks Controversy

Haley Mickey, News Editor

April 19, 2018

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For the first time in over fifty years, the United States Census will ask every American household a question regarding citizenship.  The Department of Justice requested this addition as a way to collect data about voting ag...

The Meeting of the Century

Braden Rice, Staff Writer

April 19, 2018

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One of the most anticipated meetings of the year is going to take place in May, when Donald Trump will meet Kim Jong Un to negotiate peace and the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula. A source for the New York Times revealed...

World Hunger: The Survival of a Lifetime

Lydia Nelson, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018

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Today, there is a war unlike any other happening within our world. It has been going for decades, and millions of people are dying. The battle is harsh and unyielding in its strategies, and it leaves only destruction and chaos in i...

Record Breaking Departures from the White House

Haley Mickey, News Editor

March 7, 2018

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Every presidential administration experiences their share of staff turnover at the start of a new term.  “Staff turnover” refers to the firings, resignations, departures, and promotions that open up a position in the White...

Compassion International

Kelsie Jennings, Staff Editor

March 7, 2018

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Compassion means: “concern for the sufferings of others”.  Compassion International is a child-advocacy ministry that pairs compassionate people with those who are suffering from poverty. The ministry releases children from...

The Flu and You

The Flu and You

February 12, 2018

The Battle for Internet Freedom: Who Will Win?

Lydia Nelson, Staff Writer

February 12, 2018

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This year, people across the country are fighting for their right to surf the web as the government is pressing down on the loss of net neutrality. Net neutrality is the right to search the internet freely, without major web compa...

High Noon in Washington

Braden Rice, Staff Writer

February 12, 2018

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From January 20th to 22nd, the federal government was in partial shutdown because lawmakers in the Senate couldn’t reach a 60 vote agreement to pass a budget for the foreseeable future. Over the past year, the government has o...

Temporary Protection Status Terminated for Salvadoran and Haitian Immigrants

Haley Mickey, Staff Editor

February 6, 2018

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In 1990, the United States Congress created the Temporary Protection Program, a national program that allows immigrants to temporarily live in the U.S. because their home country is affected by natural disasters, war, or othe...

How Climate Change Became Political

Megan Horner, Staff Writer

December 7, 2017

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Climate Change. Global Warming. For many Americans, the mere mention of these words can begin great debates between both friends and political foes, twist mouths into grimaces, and cause many to declare “I don’t want to ta...

Casas for CASA

Nathaniel Alexander, Staff Writer

December 7, 2017

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This year, our school will once again be participating in the annual Casas for CASA fundraising event at Rent One Park in Marion.  CASA is a non-profit organization based here in Williamson County with the mission to house and g...

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