Movie Review: The Green Knight

Staff Writer: Blake Hopster Sir Gawain and The Green Knight is an extremely influential 14th-century Arthurian tale that was written by an unknown author. It is a story about Sir Gawain, who is a knight of the round table, and his acceptance of a dangerous game on Christmas Day from the Green Knight. It has been adapted into novels by prestigious authors such as J.R.R. […]

The Effects Social Media on Teens

Staff Writer: Ansley Kurth The photos below are probably what every post or story you see on Instagram looks like on social media. Their stomach tucked in so much they can’t breathe. Their back arched so much that you can see their ribs and their arms extended so much that every muscle is being pulled. Their chin reached up so […]

How to Stop the Fast Fashion Cycle

Staff Writer: Amanda Lloyd Thanks to social media, society is constantly evolving. It shouldn’t be a surprise that fashion trends are changing rapidly as well.   In early July, the “coconut girl” aesthetic was trending. This fashion trend lasted for around two weeks before people started calling it tacky and outdated.   But why are trends going in and out so quickly now? Apps like TikTok and Shein.   TikTok became […]

The Green Knight: A Review

Staff Writer: Blake Hopster  Sir Gawain and The Green Knight is an extremely influential 14th-century Arthurian tale that was written by an unknown author. A story about Sir Gawain, who is a knight of the round table, and his acceptance of a dangerous game on Christmas Day from the Green Knight. It has been adapted into novels by prestigious authors such as J. […]

When is the Fun No Longer Worth It?

Staff Writer: LJ Galbreath Over the years many people have been known to play video games for many hours in a day. Some people have been known to play all day even going on without sleep. People are known to gain a lot of weight due to playing video games a lot because they’re not […]

Woodstock High School’s Band Program: How They’re Dealing with Online Learning

Staff Writer: Connor McPhillips As of the beginning of August, Woodstock High School of Cherokee county signed up for the 2020-2021 school year. However, halfway through the month of August, Woodstock once again had to shut its doors due to the infamous COVID-19. School continued, though, as an online learning routine for the following two […]

Are the Lights in Hollywood Fading?

Staff Writer: Abbey Skouras Sitting down in front of a big screen with a giant bucket of popcorn and our favorite candy ready towatch the next summer blockbuster movie is a feeling I am sure we all miss. Mr. Wagner, Audio and Video teacher at WHS, says, “I miss the atmosphere of the theater including […]

Utopia

Staff Writer: Blake Hopster Just like everyone else on the planet, I have been bored out of my mind over this quarantine. Pacing around my home tends to lose its interest after about six seconds. I turned my attention to a movie one day and stumbled upon a Spanish thriller/horror film called The Platform. I […]

Great Webtoons You Should Binge Read

Staff Writer: Kylise Carino First, you might be wondering what Webtoon is, and that would be a good question. A Webtoon is a digital comic app which originated in South Korea. The app was pretty niche around the time of its release, but has seen a surge in popularity due to the rising manga and […]

Spooky Movies to Watch This Halloween

Staff writer: Kylise Carino If you’re looking for terrifying movies to spice up your October, then look no further. I have created a list of some very spooky movies to indulge yourself in right before Halloween comes. The Shining is probably one of the most well-known out of this list. It was released on May […]