The Many Benefits of Being Bilingual

Maggie Green, Staff Writer

October 18, 2018

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Did you know that being bilingual puts you at less risk for strokes?  In case you didn’t know what being bilingual is, it’s basically being fluent in more than 1 language.  There are tons of benefits of being bilingual ...

GPPS Bond

GPPS Bond

October 18, 2018

The Importance of Reading

Katherine Steiner, Student Editor

October 18, 2018

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Reading can either come as a joy or a hassle for many. Reading is an important part in strengthening the mind.  Maybe you happen to be someone who dislikes reading, or you’ll only read when forced. If so, you might want to consid...

Man saves 64 dogs and cats from Florence.

Kaelyn Herman, Staff Writer

October 10, 2018

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Tony Alsup, a 51 year old man in Tennessee, drove an old school bus to four towns in South Carolina on a rescue mission, saving 53 dogs and 11 cats on Friday, before the storm hit. Picking up stray animals in North Myrtle Beach, ...

White Privilege

Ariana Perry

May 15, 2018

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  White privilege. Did you click off yet? No? That’s surprising!  People get extremely defensive and uncomfortable with this topic.  I would just like to say that if you were born white, this privilege is purely inevit...

Black Lives Matter

Auriana Perry- Potts, Staff Writer

May 15, 2018

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Black Lives Matter movement has a lot of misconceptions about their intentions of this movements so I’d like to set the wrong perception right. Black Lives Matter is not in anyway a hate or supremacy group.In no way are we saying B...

What Exactly Is Normal?

Natalie Guerrero, Student Editor

May 15, 2018

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          We live in a society where we are constantly categorized by things such as our race, class, religion, and gender. We battle stereotypes, that according to our society, if we do not follow we are deemed as ...

The HeforShe Movement and Feminism

Julianna Tague, Student Editor

May 15, 2018

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'Feminism’ is a word that has taken on a connotation of negativity in the past twenty years. The world looks at a girl who identifies as a feminist and sees her as ignorant, stupid, abrasive, isolating. Society seems to thi...

Black Lives Matter Movement

Auriana Perry- Potts, Staff Writer

April 16, 2018

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Black Lives Matter movement has a lot of misconceptions about their intentions of this movements so I’d like to set the wrong perception right. Black Lives Matter is not in anyway a hate or supremacy group.In no way are we saying B...

What to do in Case of a School Shooting

Natalie Guerro, Staff Writer

March 6, 2018

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 A total of 18 school shootings have occurred within 2018, and we are just three months into the year. These issues have become more and more prominent since 1999, when the first major school massacre occurred. People in ou...

Black History’s Constant Neglect.

Ariana Perry- Potts

February 6, 2018

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Around this time last year I was in 6th grade, and this being a new school I was really looking forward to the things it had to offer. Such as making new friends, being in a new environment, and learning new things specificall...

You’re Beautiful

Arianna Perry- Potts, Staff Writer

January 30, 2018

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Fat stomach. Crooked teeth. Lots of acne. Dark skin. Freckles. Stretch marks. What do these and many other and many others all have in common? None of these are even close to society's definition of beauty. Girls often photosho...

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