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What Is American Cheese If It’s Not American And Its Not Cheese?

What Is American Cheese If It’s Not American And It’s Not Cheese?

Have you ever wondered what American cheese is? Well it’s name may be more deceiving than you imagined.
Ainsley Giorio, PR Editor July 2, 2022

American cheese is the go to for many Americans when making burgers, grilled cheese, and sandwiches. It's become a staple in American society with almost every fast food chain across the country carrying...

How Did Gas Prices Get So High?

How Did Gas Prices Get So High?

As costs at the pump soar higher and higher, the chariot takes a look back at how we got here.
Matthew Grabowski, staff Reporter June 23, 2022

     It’s no secret that gas prices have been on a painful and expensive rise recently. It's hard to find a shortage of complaints online and in person about the wallet-draining cost per gallon of...

Photo courtesy of @thswaterwars22 on Instagram.

All is Fair in Love and Water

Class of 2022 goes out with a splash.
Ria Gupta, Staff Writer June 2, 2022

The first Instagram post signalling the start of Water Wars was posted on April 7, 2022 on @thswaterwars22. The actual fighting itself didn’t start until after school on Friday, May 6th. The first elimination...

Troy High Parking Police

Troy High Parking Police

A insiders look at the troy high parking police instagram
Lola Pinneo and Emma Mertz December 15, 2021

Recently, a new Instagram account called ‘Troy High Parking Police’ was created. On this account, they post about the questionable parking jobs at the school.   Their bio states ‘stay in the...

CAUTION: The Ripple Effect

CAUTION: The Ripple Effect

How have today’s conditions affected students and staff alike.
Raneen AlRammahi, Social Media Editor December 15, 2021

School has been hectic, that is something many students and staff here can agree on. The transition from online to in-person school has had a large effect on students and teachers alike. Many might argue...

Not Throwing Away Our Shots

Not Throwing Away Our Shots

Nearly one year after COVID vaccines became available, kids aged 5-11 are finally able to get vaccinated.
Abby Werenka, Staff Reporter December 15, 2021

When COVID-19 vaccines became available last year, a glimmer of hope was felt that after nearly a year of darkness, the pandemic was finally coming to an end. With a higher-than-expected efficacy rate,...

The Substitute Teacher and Bus Driver Shortage

The Substitute Teacher and Bus Driver Shortage

How the shortage of substitute teachers and bus drivers has changed Troy High
October Marquez, Staff Reporter December 15, 2021

Since this year’s return to in person learning, a lot about the school’s resources have changed. Some of these resources include substitute teachers and bus drivers, which have shown to massively impact...

What are they feeding us?

What are they feeding us?

Why lunches at Troy High have changed since Covid started.
Ainsley Giorio, Staff Reporter December 15, 2021

  School lunches, yum. Well, not necessarily. Many at Troy High have received moldy vegetables, food of questionable quality, and tasteless mush.  This is because of supply chain issues plaguing...

Courtesy of Troy Athletics Page

All or Nothing

Exploring the cause for the THS Football team's winning streak.
Vanisa Kumar, Editor-in-Chief October 25, 2021

Troy High School, as well as many rival schools, can't deny our football team has been crushing it lately with the wins. With the season coming to an end, it is important to acknowledge and recognize our...

Heartbeat Bill Put in Place

Heartbeat Bill Put in Place

The students of Troy High talk about the heartbeat bill and its effects on the student body.
Luanni Ford, Website Editor-in-Chief October 25, 2021

On Sept. 1 2021, in Texas,  a new condition was added to the Heartbeat Bill, stating that a person could not terminate a pregnancy beyond six weeks, after the first heartbeat is detected . If a woman...

Photo Courtesy of Sebastian Chokka

Viral Devious Licks Trend

A trend on a popular social media app ‘Tik Tok’ that teenagers are participating in.
Lola Pinneo , Business Editor October 25, 2021

A popular social media trend emerged on the Tik Tok app called ‘Devious Licks’. This trend consists of students taking and vandalizing things in their schools. The trend mostly affects the bathrooms,...

Day of the Dead

Day of the Dead

A view on the widely celebrated Mexican holiday.
Nidhi Kuchulakanti, Body Copy Editor October 25, 2021

Coming up on Nov. 1 and Nov. 2, Day of the Dead is one of the most celebrated holidays in Mexico. Although it originated from, and is mainly celebrated in Mexico, the holiday is also celebrated by many...

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