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TV Shows Increase Autism Awareness

TV Shows Increase Autism Awareness

Kaitlyn Piggott, Sports Editor

October 30, 2017

As years go on, TV shows change with the views of society. Today, many shows’ plots are about cops, disaster-stricken hospitals or superheroes, but for the first time autism is being represented on the small screen. In Netflix’s “Atypical,” the main character Sam, who is played by Keir Gilchrist,...

New Movies This Fall

Samantha Fisher, Staff Writer

October 30, 2017

Troy’s MJR Theater is going to start flooding with people this coming fall and winter due to dozens of new movies coming out. According to MovieInsider.com, the end of 2017 is going to be the time to go to the movies. Senior and MJR Grand Digital Cinema 16 employee Andrea King says she and her fellow...

Fall Fashion

Fall Fashion

Abby Canny, Staff Writer

October 30, 2017

‘LEGO Batman’ Wins Box Office

‘LEGO Batman’ Wins Box Office

Jack Stromberg, Staff Writer

March 20, 2017

On Feb. 10, Warner Bros. released "The LEGO Batman Movie." It beat out its two top competitors, Universal Studios’ romantic drama "Fifty Shades Darker" and Lionsgate’s action-thriller "John Wick: Chapter 2," both of which are sequels in their franchises. Directed by Chris McKay, "The LEGO Batman Mov...

Oh, My Lanta!

Oh, My Lanta!

Skyla Jewell-Hammie, Opinion Editor

March 20, 2017

Donald Glover continues to rise with awards, new albums, TV shows and movies. Although throughout the years Glover has had small parts in movies, he gained a high amount of praise after his breakthrough show "Atlanta" hit TV screens on FX. Students like senior Zama Buthelezi still had something to say a...

Popular Shows That Are No More

Popular Shows That Are No More

Kaitlyn Piggott, Staff Writer

March 20, 2017

Much has happened this past year in terms of TV. After the eighth season of “Castle,” it was canceled. Beloved ITV’s “Downton Abbey” had its final show in March. The teen drama “Pretty Little Liars” is ending with its seventh season. But what about new shows? TV’s new drama “Designated...

‘The Bachelor’ Bash

‘The Bachelor’ Bash

Priya Bandstra and Megan Wallace

February 14, 2017

When watching the hit ABC show “The Bachelor,” viewers can find all the scandal, romance and heartbreak they need. The series has been on television for 15 years, a total of 21 seasons. Each season features one bachelor or bachelorette who is given the opportunity to date 30 different people and,...

Saturday Night Revived

Saturday Night Revived

Skyla Jewell-Hammie, Opinion Editor

February 14, 2017

"Saturday Night Live" was a show that for years was flipped on every Saturday at 11:30 p.m.. Ratings were through the roof as favorites such as Tina Fey and Amy Poehler channeled their inner Sarah Palin and Hillary Clinton. Recently, the ratings have not been the best after fan-favorite cast members le...

2017 Oscars Diversified

2017 Oscars Diversified

Elisabeth Andrews, Co-Photo Editor

February 14, 2017

On Feb. 26, the 89th Academy Awards will air, and you may want to consider tuning in for a chance to see history in the making. Lin-Manuel Miranda, creator of the award-winning Broadway musical “Hamilton” could be the winner of another award. “He did an amazing job with ‘Hamilton,’ and I’m...

‘Eyewitness’ Modernizes Small-Town Crime

‘Eyewitness’ Modernizes Small-Town Crime

Leah Graham, Editor-in-Chief

January 4, 2017

Where USA’s “Eyewitness” could have fallen into pothole-sized tropes left by the deluge of psychological thrillers in the last decade, like HBO’s “True Detective,” Showtime’s “Dexter” and FOX’s “The Following,” well-developed characters and careful plotting dodge the expected...

Holiday Horror Stories

Priya Bandstra and Sarah Funk

December 19, 2016

During the holiday season, friends and families get together and spend time with one another. They get excited for giant turkeys, decorated Christmas trees and falling snow. But with snow comes ice. And with turkey comes the possibility of burning it. For some families, things that go wrong become the...

Festive Fashion

Festive Fashion

Megan Wallace and Tracy Cabej

December 19, 2016

It’s the most wonderful time of the year for fashion. Students are getting ready for the holidays with their most festive clothing. Students will shop anywhere they can get their hands on Christmas apparel. Here are some holiday patterned clothes that students are wearing this season. Junior Jaxen...