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‘Insurgent’ doesn’t live up to fans’ expectations

Delaney Garrelts, Reporter

April 16, 2015

“Insurgent” is a movie based on the second novel in the “Divergent” series by Veronica Roth, and it was quite different from what fans of the novel expected, and maybe not in a good way. It’s more likely one would...

Breakfast? What an ‘egg’-cellent idea!

Alyssa Hoedl, Kennedee Estes, and Jake Anderson

April 16, 2015

Oldtime-diner, timeless breakfast by Alyssa Hoedl If you are looking for a trip back in time, this is the place to go. Old 56 Family Restaurant, located at Old 56 highway and Harrison Street, has the essence of a small ...

Teens share common passion for anime

Emily Johnson, Reporter

March 16, 2015

Since the release of “Astro Boy” in 1964, anime, Japanese cartoons, has grown tremendously in popularity, style, marketing and cultural value. However, in America, anime has always carried a soft popularity just below everyone’s...

Pinterest provides creative outlet through pins and boards

Reagan DeVinney, Reporter

March 16, 2015

Pinterest is a free app and website that allows its users to share and add images. All one  has to do to start their own page is to sign up through email or Facebook. Some of the most popular boards are hair, fashion, food,...

Students find older music inspirational

Kylie Aloi, Reporter

March 16, 2015

If someone wishes they had Jesse’s girl, then they just might be an ‘80s fan. Today, people born over a decade after the ‘80s are listening to the music of that time. A common misconception about students who listen to...

‘Saturday Night’ still alive?

Alex Marra, Reporter

March 5, 2015

For 40 years now, “Saturday Night Live” has been influencing and transforming the culture of American comedy. Through the exposure that it gives to the young comedians performing the skits, “SNL” has produced a multitude...

‘Unbroken’ provides inspiring story

Rachel Pierson, Reporter

March 5, 2015

Movies based on true stories have been around for quite a while. “Unbroken” is a true story based on World War II veteran, Louie Zamperini. It contains inspiring perseverance and inner strength that is refreshing to see. The...

Vinyl revival offers authentic feel for music

Kylie Aloi, Reporter

March 5, 2015

It is said that anybody with a good record collection will always be in love. Vinyl records are starting to make a comeback. Many people today believe that listening to an album on vinyl gives them a better feel for how the artist...

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February 5, 2015

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