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Man Whose Life was Saved by Falconry Now Helps At-Risk Kids
Man Whose Life was Saved by Falconry Now Helps At-Risk Kids
Kelsey Byrd, Managing Editor • April 16, 2021

We’ve all heard the age-old saying that there is nothing like the bond between a man and his dog. But what about a man and his bird? For Rodney Stotts in Virginia, the relationship he formed between himself and his rescued birds was the vital step he needed to reject the life of crime he was engaging in. Now, he’s looking to do the same for others by helping kids in low-income areas get on the...

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Michelle Nikitina & Alayna Evans on The Stress of a Teen Regarding Anxiety
Michelle Nikitina & Alayna Evans on The Stress of a Teen Regarding Anxiety
April 16, 2021

If you don’t already know, about 49.5% of all teens suffer from some type of mental disorder. With most of that percentage coming from anxiety, which...

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The Grade Saving Rule
April 13, 2021

Not every student can make a perfect grade on their test or do a project to full completion on their first attempt. So to be stuck with those grades could...

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Michelle Nikitina & Alayna Evans on The Stress of a Teen Regarding Anxiety
Michelle Nikitina & Alayna Evans on The Stress of a Teen Regarding Anxiety
April 16, 2021

If you don’t already know, about 49.5% of all teens suffer from some type of mental disorder. With most of that percentage coming from anxiety,...

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Couple Finds Baby at Subway Station
Couple Finds Baby at Subway Station
April 14, 2021

Social worker, Danny Stuart, one evening was on his way to meet his partner, Pete Mercurio for dinner in Manhatten when he noticed a bundle tucked...

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App Reviews
April 13, 2021

Lockdown: A must need app By: Andy Rapp The lockdown privacy app first introduced to the app store in October of last year is a must-need...

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What's Good to Watch on Netflix Right Now?
April 12, 2021

Have you ever just been completely bored out of your mind, wanting to find something to watch, but having no luck whatsoever? Well, if that’s...

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Michelle Nikitina & Alayna Evans on The Stress of a Teen Regarding Anxiety
Michelle Nikitina & Alayna Evans on The Stress of a Teen Regarding Anxiety
Kaleigh Stephens, Staff Writer • April 16, 2021

If you don’t already know, about 49.5% of all teens suffer from some type of mental disorder. With most of that percentage coming from anxiety, which is a very common disorder amongst teens. About 31.9% of all teens are suffering from anxiety. Anyways, today we are going to be interviewing 2 teen girls, known as Alayna Evans(AE) & Michelle Nikitina(MN) who suffer from anxiety...

The Grade Saving Rule
Andy Rapp April 13, 2021

Not every student can make a perfect grade on their test or do a project to full completion on their first attempt. So to be stuck with those grades could feel unfair if one ends up learning it better a little down the line.  That's why the Memorial High Schools retest rule is so good. It allows students to retest on subjects up to an 85 so that they can correct their original...

App Reviews
April 13, 2021

Lockdown: A must need app By: Andy Rapp The lockdown privacy app first introduced to the app store in October of last year is a must-need app for all phones and or tablets. Introduced by confirmed inc. on the app store along with being free (lockdown store page). Sadly though the app only supports Ios and is only accessible on the apple app store.  The app itself is a...