• United States Ends Gold Medal Drought for Women’s Ice Hockey

    United States Ends Gold Medal Drought for Women’s Ice Hockey

    Emily Spence, Editor

    March 1, 2018

    For the first time since the beginning of women’s hockey in 1998, the United States women hockey team won the gold medal at the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Games. The game ended in a shootout when Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson scored the winning goal for team USA in the sixth round. The game ended with a score of 3-2. This is the first time in 20 years that Canada has fallen to the United States. Since...

    Players celebrate post win against Canada.

    By Phwayne [CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0) or GFDL (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html)], via Wikimedia Commons

  • North and South Korea’s Olympic Alliance
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    North and South Korea’s Olympic Alliance

    Hannah Potter, reporter

    February 27, 2018

    The 23rd Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea have not only brought many interesting winter sports stories to the table, but some political ones as well. North and South Korea defied expectations when they decided to march together at the opening ceremonies of this year’s Olympics with a unified flag. The two countries have worked to form a combined women’s ice hockey team to compete in th...

    A South Korean figure skater plays a huge role in the opening ceremonies of the Winter Olympics by being the last to hold the Olympic torch, and by lighting the Olympic cauldron.

    By HashtagVOA [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

  • Equifax: Millions of Americans’ data breached by hackers

    Equifax: Millions of Americans’ data breached by hackers

    Jarel White, Reporter

    February 22, 2018

    Equifax, the credit reporting agency based in Atlanta, Georgia, announced a breach of consumer’s confidential information in September of 2017. This includes the exposure of over one hundred and forty-five million Social Security Numbers, names, dates of birth, addresses, tax IDs, and driver's licenses. This number isn’t definitive, as Equifax spokesperson Meredith Griffanti told CNNMon...

    Credit Cards are just one of the things affected by the stolen information


  • The Calm Before The Stormi

    The Calm Before The Stormi

    Emily Spence, Editor

    February 21, 2018

    Kylie Jenner welcomed her first child with rapper Travis Scott February 1, 2018. Stormi Webster came into the world weighing 8 lbs and 9 oz. Kylie chose to not confirm the pregnancy until she gave birth, to maintain privacy and a stress-free environment throughout the pregnancy. Only close family and friends were aware during this time. Coinciding with Super Bowl Sunday, Jenner announced the...

    Kylie Jenner make-up mogul turns mother.

    By Marc Zapanta ThePrinceOfVanity [CC BY 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

  • Stoneman Douglas High School Shooting

    Stoneman Douglas High School Shooting

    Christopher Collins, Reporter

    February 16, 2018

      On February 14th 2018, Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland Florida experienced a tragic nightmare. Right now we know that 17 victims of students and faculty are dead and many more are injured in the attack. The shooter was identified as Nikolas Cruz who was a former student of the school. Nikolas is 19 years old and attended the school a year earlier. It was said the Cruz bought a weapon...

    Students walk outside the school with hands on eachothers shoulders showing they are not a threat. The Millitary and police evacuated the building as quick as possible.


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