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Rachel Nollie: Cheerleaders Are Athletes Too

Rachel Nollie is a AYC nationals cheerleader, she travels to places like Florida and California for nationals or any other competition. Was it hard when u had first started out? she replied “yes” and why was it so hard “because it was my first year I didn’t know what I was getting into.” she also said […]

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A Trip to Pike’s Peak

When my mom was 15 she went to Pike’s Peak, Illinois with her family, which consisted of her brother Richard, her sister Michelle, and her parents. The drive spanned several days, as it was from Red Bud, Illinois to Pike’s Peak in Colorado. At the time, she was 15, her brother was 20, and her […]

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My Moms First Time Entering A New State!

The first time my mom entered a new state was when she was 39  (beleive it or not). It was 1 year ago and she was very nervous to enter a very large state without knowing anyone! It was July 30, 2013. She was exited but a little nervous. She said ”I loved the feeling of […]

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Wrong Car

Have you sometimes felt like everybody is watching you and in that exact  moment you do something really embarrassing? Well, a student’s aunt tells her embarrassing but fun experience when she went up to the wrong car. “I felt like a little dumb girl” Samantha told us laughing “All the people was looking at me when […]

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News

Volunteering At Nursing Homes

Volunteering At Nursing Homes

My friend Hannah Tucker spends her extra time volunteering at nursing homes outside of school. Volunteering is a great way to spend your extra time. There are many advantages of volunteering at a nursing home; residents receive one on one attention, there are fun activities everyday, and you get rewarded with smiles. Volunteering can also […]

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Kaitlyn Holzinger First Month of Gymnastics

Gymnastic is a sport in which athletes and perform acrobatic features leaps, flips ,turns, handstands, and more. Sometimes it can be performed with ribbon or rope. Love Gymnastic offer year round programs for recreational  gymnastic, tumbling, and girls and boys competitive gymnastic. They are located at 13924 Nacogdoches rd. The idea came from her former […]

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80′s Kid’s Head Catches Fire

“I was swinging on a tire swing when my hands slipped off, my upper body fell back, and my head dragged along the ground, kicking up dirt that looked like smoke.” In the summer of 1992, eleven year old, Eric Lerma was at Garner State Park with his mother and father, playing on a tire […]

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An Oblivious Moment in Class

An Oblivious Moment in Class

Well my friend was telling me about an embarrassing moment she had in class, and the reason she was so embarrassed was because it was something so obvious. One day in 7th grade in English class, they were supposed to read aloud and the classmates were supposed to pick on each other to read. “I’m […]

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Editorials

Lets Give Some Animals Love

By: Jaida Sloan Today I heard of most cutest charities of them all a animal league shelter. One thing you could do for Valentines Day  is give some love to those irresistible puppies because they do need you.Now lets get a little more detailed about this program is all about not putting down animals and […]

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O2L (Our Second Life)

Our Second Life is probably the most perfect Youtube channel, in my opinion of course. Okay so you have a wonderful mix of Connor Franta, Kian Lawley, JC Caelyn, Ricky Dillon, Sam Portoff, and Trevor Moran all in one channel. Connor, Kian, JC ,and Ricky all live in one house since they are over 18 […]

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Family Finds House Possesed

Family Finds House Possesed

By: Jenna Kurburski In November of 2011, the Ammon’s family moved into a rental house in Indianapolis on Caroline Street in Gary only to find their house filled with, what they thought, spirits from the Devil. It started first with flies swarming their house in December. After midnight that same day, they heard the sound […]

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Christmas

By: Brooke Sellers The best time of the year is Christmas because you share happiness and joy and Christmas spirit. Although not everyone gets as many gifts as others, it is not all about gifts. The point of Christmas is to celebrate the birth of Jesus and to spread cheer and joy all around. Gifts […]

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Entertainment

Catie The Cosplayer

Catie The Cosplayer

          I recently interviewed a certain Catie Hart on a very interesting and unique hobby she has. Catie is a cosplayer. You may ask, “What’s a cosplayer?” and to that I say ask Catie herself!           “It’s typically dressing up as a character from a series, movie, video game, etc.” Catie […]

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Pretty Little Liars

By: Jessica Pretty Little Liars is a suspenseful show, filled with scandalous lies, forgotten quotes, dating teachers, stealing sunglasses, and most important,trying to unmask the one person hunting each of the four girls down. The drama all goes down in a sweet little town called Rosewood. Or is it? The nightmare started after Alison DiLaurentis […]

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The Hills- Where are They Now

  Yeah we all remember the show that stole our hearts, the Hills the spend off of Laguna Beach which is all about rich kids hitting the real world, not. So let’s start with the general star Lauren Conrad she has a line at Kohles, published a book series about a girl on reality TV. […]

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Beiber’s in jail!!!!

Beiber’s in jail!!!!

By: Jade Miller Artist Justin Beiber was arrested on January, 24, 2014 for the charge of DUI drag racing. Not only was Beiber under the influence of drugs he was also driving with an invalid licence. Bieber tried to resist the arrest in early morning of Thursday. Beiber was released on Thursday in the afternoon […]

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Sports

Racket Ball Court Mistake

Parent of former Bradley Middle School Student was laughed at at the Abilene Christian University (ACU, 1982) racket ball court. Mrs. Nellis Says,”I was Hitting the ball And tripped and fell…”and, “… my knee down was Black and blue.” Her Remarks to her pain were, “It hurt so bad that on my way to the […]

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A Disease that Might Make You Commit Suicide

        By Andrew Monreal             About a year ago,a former NFL player, Jovan Belcher, shot his girlfriend to death and killed himself afterward. Scientists have recently studied his brain and found evidence of CTE. CTE (Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy) is a disease that degenerates your brain after having […]

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The Baseball Dilemma

The Baseball Dilemma

by: Lauren T. Baseball (a sport where you use a bat to hit a small ball and run around the bases),  is a well known sport all around the USA. It originated during the civil war and is still very popular. It is played in high schools and colleges but not middle school. Why not? […]

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Redskins Name Changing

Redskins Name Changing

By: Andrea Nino Are Redskins changing there name? We don’t know yet, but the some  people feel that the current name is offensive, others say that it is okay, “it is a tradition”. I think the people that don’t like it are over exaggerating. It has been like that for a very long time and […]

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A Vacation To Sweden

| September 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Stacey Golden’s visit to Stockholm Sweden was to be able to meet up with her good friend form highschool, Helen, in that July of 1991. While she was visiting Sweden, Helen and Stacey were both sightseeing together. Some of the main things they went to sightsee was castles, the beach, and large museums. Shortly after […]

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5 Year Old’s First Day

| September 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Remember going to kindergarten? Having that great feeling of being at your first school. My younger sister just went to kinder so I decided to ask her what her first day was like. “Who’s my teacher? Mrs.Anderson and Mrs.Richie. Mrs.Richie just helps Mrs.Anderson.” What did you do? “I don’t know.” I shake my head and […]

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Ambrielle goes somewhere new

| September 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Christmas 2013, 9 year old Ambrielle Hasenauer went to Colorado with her Grandma, Grandpa, Sister, her two little brothers, her dad, and her step mom. Ambrielle described it as fun, new,exciting and very very cold with lots of snow! Her and her family stayed for two weeks. during those two weeks they went snowboarding, sledding, […]

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