The Chariot

Punta CONa

Punta CONa

Vivienne Francois, Staff Writer

June 13, 2019

Since April, five American tourists have died and incidents such as poisoning and beatings have occurred at popular resorts. In January of this year a woman was closed to killed as she claims to be beaten and dragged by employee at The Majestic Elegance Punta Cana. This has hurt the hotel’s reputa...

The Chronic Life

The Chronic Life

Kaitlyn Piggott, Copy Editor

March 27, 2019

There is a girl sitting in a math class. She intently listens to the teacher and follows along in her notes. She answers the questions when called upon but doesn’t go out of her way to speak up. She keeps to herself, smiles and doesn’t bother anyone. Doesn’t seem too odd, right? She is a chronic...

Mental Help

Mental Help

March 20, 2019

High Schoolers Hit Up The Donut Bar: A Comprehensive Review

High Schoolers Hit Up The Donut Bar: A Comprehensive Review

Murryum Farooqi and Meriam Meram

March 18, 2019

With its new location on Big Beaver Road, Donut Bar has brought the joy of gourmet donuts to Troy. Sophomore Akshaya Suvarna was very excited about her first time coming here and first heard of the Donut Bar on Snapchat. “There were all of these different weird flavors and I was like, I gott...

Removing Outside NHS Hours Hurts Community

Removing Outside NHS Hours Hurts Community

Megan Wallace, News Editor

March 12, 2019

Community service is a critical part of society. Helping others who have less than we do is something that people heavily rely on. Having young people involved in community service is very important as well. Many think a good way to get involved is by joining their school's chapter of the National Honor S...

Public Service Announcement

Public Service Announcement

Solana Brown, Entertainment Editor, Graphics Team, Cartoonist

March 12, 2019

The Most Wonderful Time of The Year

The Most Wonderful Time of The Year

Murryum Farooqi, Staff Writer

February 28, 2019

The Christmas lights went up. All of America was bombarded with Christmas commercials on television, magazines displaying gift guides, songs on the radio and brightly-lit homes in neighborhoods. Public elementary schools around the country gave students Christmas-themed assignments; everyone was mailed...

K, Okay, OK

K, Okay, OK

Solana Brown, Entertainment Editor, Graphics Team, Cartoonist

February 27, 2019

Frankenstein’s Athlete

Frankenstein’s Athlete

Solana Brown, Entertainment Editor, Graphics Team, Cartoonist

February 27, 2019

Album of the Year

Album of the Year

Michael Thistlethwaite, Web Editor

February 20, 2019

ASTROWORLD - Travis Scott Before this album’s release, I had no reason to believe that Travis Scott (Jacques Webster) was going to drop a decent project. He had not put out a solid set of songs since his release of “Rodeo” back in 2015, and “Birds,” while containing a few decent tracks, saw th...

Apple Versus Pumpkin: The Fall Showdown

Apple Versus Pumpkin: The Fall Showdown

Kaitlyn Piggott, Co-Copy Editor

October 30, 2018

In order to truly figure out which is better, you have to break down what makes these foods the best. Pumpkin patches vs. apple orchard: First of all, there are the pumpkin patches with the perfectly rounded edges and the crispy leaves on the ground. For me, it brings back memories of my family picking...

A Sister Surprise

Patti Kubota, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018

Until this past summer, I had no information about my biological family. All I knew was that I was abandoned at a police station in China as a newborn, taken to an orphanage and adopted by American parents at nine months old. As I got older, people started to ask me things like, “So...you don’t know...