Zach Bryan: Changing Country Music 

Staff Writer: Danika Audrey Beaton  Zach Lane Bryan is a country music artist who was born on April 2, 1996, in Okinawa, Japan, which was where his family was deployed by the United States Navy. Zach Bryan grew up in Oologah, Oklahoma which is where he developed a love for country music. Like his father […]

Taylor Swift: Makes the Whole World Shimmer

Staff Writer: Kaitlyn Henscheid  The highly anticipated Era’s tour has just begun! On March 17th, Taylor swift preformed for the first time in 5 years in Glendale, AZ. Fans from everywhere came to see her opening night with an amazing turn out. The performance and visuals did not disappoint, including 16 different outfit changes throughout […]

Reintroduction of Our Amazing Sharks 

Staff Writer: Olivia O’Connor  Shark populations have been declining over the years due to climate change, pollution, over-fishing, and habitat loss. Many countries don’t have laws that prohibit shark fishing and the mass collection of seafood. This causes populations to decline and eventually go extinct.  However, many conservation organizations are putting all their effort into […]

Odd Jobs that Work 

Staff Writer: Gia Gunderman  Have you ever looked at someone and wondered what they do as a career? There are many jobs around the world that some don’t even know about, instead of the mainstream highly populated jobs like doctors, mechanics, literary writers and such; what about those that we didn’t even know you could […]

The Interesting History of Saint Patrick’s Day 

Staff Writer: Ximena Rojas   Saint Patrick’s Day is an important Holiday that is celebrated in Ireland also known as the feast of St. Patrick. On St Patrick’s Day, March 17th the national apostle of Ireland is celebrated for bringing Christianity to Ireland. Saint Patrick also played a part in the Christianization of Anglo-Saxons and The […]

Pancakes Vs Waffles

Staff Writer: Hailey Heneghan  It’s an age-old debate on which is better, pancakes or waffles.  Almost everyone has an extraordinarily strong opinion on the subject.   The are many similarities between the two.  For example, they are often made from the same batter. They are also both savory often topped with sweet syrup, so why do […]

Dopamine Overload 

Staff Writer: Gia Gunderman  Dopamine is a neurotransmitter molecule that plays several important roles in the cells; also known as the reward system. Dopamine is commonly known as the “happy hormone”, it comes from the feeling of achievement, satisfaction, motivation, etc. While it may be achieved in a healthy natural way, it can actually be […]

History of Valentine’s Day!  

Staff Writer: Olivia O’Connor  Have you ever wondered why we celebrate Valentine’s Day? Where did it even come from and why is it such a big deal? Well, I’m here to explain.  Valentine’s Day occurs on February 14th every year and is celebrated worldwide and is most popular in the United States, Brazil, France, and […]

The Magic of Christmas Songs 

Staff writer: Kaitlyn Henscheid  There is nothing like a good Christmas song to get people into the holiday spirit. But who started this amazing tradition? The first ever Christmas song dates all the way back to 129 AD according to, Christmas Songs: History and Origin Story, it said, “It was inspired, perhaps written, by a […]

‘Tis the Season to Watch Christmas Movies 

Christmas is fast approaching, and it is important to have a good list of movies to watch this holiday season. Christmas movies are a great way to get into a positive, joyful mood for the holidays. Watching Christmas movies with friends and family acts as a great bonding activity that many will find enjoyable.  Staff […]