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  • October 15Congratulations to Rett Moore and Cassy Simmons, 2018 Homecoming King and Queen

  • September 17Congratulations, Ms. Stefanie Rolen, Cass High's Teacher of the Year!

Comatose Man Shows Signs of Life After Fifteen Years

Kara Turner, Staff Writer

October 5, 2017

Filed under News

Eight Prime Ministers, one terrorist attack, ten generations of iPhones -- these are some of the things one would miss if they had been in a coma for the past fifteen years. In 2002, a twenty-year-old, unnamed, French man was...

P!nk Talks Self Confidence at 2017 VMA Awards

Mallory Hobson, Staff Writer

October 5, 2017

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News, Opinion

  The 2017 VMA’s expected awards, expected music, and expected celebrities, but what wasn’t expected was a powerful off the cuff speech made by P!NK. Held on August 27th, P!NK won the Video Vanguard award and pr...

Georgia Tech Student Shot by Campus Police

Christian Piepmeier, Staff Writer

September 26, 2017

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A Georgia Tech student, Scout Schultz, was shot dead after a confrontation with campus police. In a shocking twist, it was revealed that the call that led Georgia Tech campus police to respond to a man reportedly wielding a knife...

Music of the Mind

Jenna Keeler, Editor

September 25, 2017

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Since elementary school music classes, students have heard about musicians like Beethoven – those who had to conquer unfavorable odds to pursue their passion and career, given an unfair hand of cards stacked against them. A...

American Patriotism: Is It Justifiable to Sit During the Pledge of Allegiance?

Lauren Varner, Editor

September 20, 2017

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The Pledge of Allegiance is recited every morning in schools across the United States. While some have no issue standing and saying this pledge, others cite reasons they choose not to stand. For example, in recent news, there...

Planting Trees One Search at a Time

Alex Sehorn, Staff Writer

September 19, 2017

Filed under Feature, News

Christian Kroll, a business major from Wittenberg, Germany, decided to put his degree to good use in 2009 by creating the search engine Ecosia. Ecosia takes the advertisement revenue collected when users search for infor...

An Ice Free Arctic

Keegan Krause, Staff Writer

September 14, 2017

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The effects of climate change have greatly affected the globe as a whole and continue to threaten the future of humankind. An outstanding example of this is the fast paced melting of the polar ice cap. The polar ice cap is estim...

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals

Jenna Keeler, Editor

September 13, 2017

Filed under Feature, News

A dreamer is described by Merriam-Webster’s dictionary as “one who has ideas or conceives projects regarded as impractical: visionary.” It is considered the antithesis to “realist” – one whose perception is strictly...

Mayweather vs. McGregor

Christian Piepmeier, Staff Writer

September 12, 2017

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News, Sports

On August 26th, the biggest boxing match of 2017 took place. Conor McGregor, the reigning Lightweight UFC Champion, faced off against World Champion professional boxer Floyd Mayweather. Mayweather, now retired, ended his career a...

President Trump Overturns Obama’s 2016 Military Ban

Mallory Hobson, Staff Writer

September 12, 2017

Filed under News

Recently in politics, President Donald Trump officially signed a memo overturning Obama's 2016 order allowing transgender individuals to serve openly in the military. “The memo that was signed today adopts a policy directing ...

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