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Study advice from teachers and students

Study advice from teachers and students

Cate Langhorn, Staff Writer March 29, 2022

We’ve all been there, realizing you have a test the next day having done nothing to prepare. Maybe it’s that the material is not making sense, or you’re just not clicking with the teacher, or maybe...

The best and worst fashion trends

The best and worst fashion trends

Mac Lewis, Staff Writer March 29, 2022

The spring season is a time where sunny skies force people to gravitate more to the outdoors. However, the season is definitely not without its problems, as there are some horrible trends that come out...

Heres how to get free food on your birthday

Here’s how to get free food on your birthday

Trish Truong & Elizabeth Casto, Opinion Editor & Entertainment Editor February 15, 2022

Matchbox: Free large pizza Sign up for Matchbox rewards to get a free pizza during your birthday month. Put in your name, phone number, email, favorite location and birthday and just wait until your...

Adam Sandler shrine graces girls bathroom

Adam Sandler shrine graces girls bathroom

Mia Pisani, Lifestyle Editor February 11, 2022

In Sept. the first Adam Sandler shrine appeared, kickstarting a wave of several Sandler shrines throughout the girls’ bathrooms. It initially appeared in the history hallway, and later one was built...

What we learned from the Love and Petito cases

What we learned from the Love and Petito cases

Mia Pisani, Lifestyle Editor January 13, 2022

After several physical altercations, Brian Laundrie strangled his fiancee Gabby Petito to death. George Huguely had numerous physical incidents with his girlfriend Yeardley Love to death before eventually...

Williamson and Truong review Cheesecake Factorys Italian Trio.

Review: 2000+ calorie Cheesecake Factory meals

John Williamson and Trish Truong, Staff Writer and Opinion Editor January 13, 2022

Italian Trio:  Italian food has, for as long as I can remember, been the Williamson family's favorite cuisine. From weekly trips to the very much authentic Carrabba's Italian Grill to outings in Georgetown’s...

The Buzz on Energy Drinks

The Buzz on Energy Drinks

Katrina Swan, Staff Writer November 3, 2021

Madison students are turning to energy drinks for more focus during the school day, but there’s more to learn about these in-demand beverages.  “After drinking an energy drink, I feel really weird...

Toxic TikTok Trends are Taking Over

Toxic TikTok Trends are Taking Over

Bridget Levesque, Features Editor March 4, 2021

Since people are growing used to the idea of spending more time at home, TikTok has proven to be an addictive way to eat up your time. You can scroll endlessly on your “for-you page,” which is perfectly...

How to Buy Your First Car

How to Buy Your First Car

Adam Miller, Community Editor March 2, 2021

Why buy a car in highschool? The latter half of high school is when many teenagers get their driving licenses and gain greater freedom than ever before, given that they have access to a car. Many...

Influencers ignore CDC guidelines during global pandemic

Influencers ignore CDC guidelines during global pandemic

Sophie Shayne, Editor-in-Chief February 28, 2021

Countless videos and pictures of hundreds of people packed into a house were spread into the universe via multiple social media apps. Some pictured people standing on top of tables shouting. Others...

A Guide to Masks

A Guide to Masks

Krutika Joshi, Editor-in-Chief February 23, 2021

As we leave to step out of our homes, we grab our keys, wallets, bags, maybe a coat and the (hopefully) unforgettable mask. Almost a year has passed since the coronavirus pandemic swept over the world,...

Five Easy Gifts to Give During a Quarantined Valentines Day

Five Easy Gifts to Give During a Quarantined Valentine’s Day

Claire Moeser, Sports Editor February 13, 2021

It’s almost Valentine’s Day! It will certainly look and feel different this year, but there are still ways to celebrate the love and friendship in your life. Here are some ideas to help you find...

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