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The Menendez Brothers; Backstory
The Menendez Brothers; Backstory
Kaleigh Stephens, Staff Writer • May 17, 2021

As you may already know, years ago, boys, Lyle & Erik Menendez killed their parents, getting prison for life. But, do you know the true backstory, why they did it? It's actually quite sad indeed. Anyways, it turns out that they killed their parents because they were emotionally, physically, and sexually abusive. Their father would sexually assault Erik beginning from when he was at...

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As the School Year Comes to a Close, Students Reflect
As the School Year Comes to a Close, Students Reflect
May 13, 2021

Ladies and gentlemen, we did it. With the end of the school year so tantalizingly near, and the get-me-outta-here mood having settled resolutely on every...

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Memorial Softball Falls short in Play-off Game 1
May 13, 2021

The Memorial High School ladies varsity softball team lost last night to Rock hill 6-2, losing game #1 of the series. There were a total of 8 runs the...

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The Oculus Quest 2;best VR headset of the year
May 18, 2021

I am convinced, the Oculus Quest 2 is the best VR headset. If you're new to VR or if you're an experienced user the Oculus Quest 2 is for...

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The Menendez Brothers; Backstory
The Menendez Brothers; Backstory
May 17, 2021

As you may already know, years ago, boys, Lyle & Erik Menendez killed their parents, getting prison for life. But, do you know the true...

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Rodeo, Travis Scott's Debut Album Received Well By Fans
May 13, 2021

Travis Scott, 29, is a Houston rapper who blew up in the underground hip hop scene in 2014 with his sophomore mixtape ‘Days Before Rodeo’....

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Scarborough Renaissance Faire Open In Waxahachie
Scarborough Renaissance Faire Open In Waxahachie
May 13, 2021

One of the more niche annual activities that pop up each year is the Scarborough Renaissance Faire, located about an hour's drive away in Waxahachie....

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The Oculus Quest 2;best VR headset of the year
Roman May 18, 2021

I am convinced, the Oculus Quest 2 is the best VR headset. If you're new to VR or if you're an experienced user the Oculus Quest 2 is for you. The Oculus is its own console which means you don't need a pc to use it, you can just turn it on and start. The Oculus Quest 2 has a great price of only $299 for 64GB. If you want more storage you can get the 256GB version for an extra...

The Menendez Brothers; Backstory
The Menendez Brothers; Backstory
Kaleigh Stephens, Staff Writer • May 17, 2021

As you may already know, years ago, boys, Lyle & Erik Menendez killed their parents, getting prison for life. But, do you know the true backstory, why they did it? It's actually quite sad indeed. Anyways, it turns out that they killed their parents because they were emotionally, physically, and sexually abusive. Their father would sexually assault Erik beginning...

Rodeo, Travis Scott's Debut Album Received Well By Fans
Niko May 13, 2021

Travis Scott, 29, is a Houston rapper who blew up in the underground hip hop scene in 2014 with his sophomore mixtape ‘Days Before Rodeo’. Today, he is considered one of the greatest and most successful rappers of our generation. I will be reviewing his very successful debut album ‘Rodeo’ which would put him on the mainstream map with hit singles such as ‘Antidote’ and...