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 […]

Trending Makeup in 2023 

Charlotte Tilbury is a popular makeup brand that recently became trendier going into 2023. The brand may be expensive, but the quality is incredible. The most popular things from the brand are the Flawless Filter, the Beauty Highlighter, and the Setting Spray. The shade range in the foundation and Flawless Filter is very wide. Cheyenne […]

How the World Was Affected by Covid

Staff Writer: Maya Walstead  Covid has affected our lives, whether we know it or not. It has changed the way the world works and how we view it. And some things can never go back to the way they were.  Breana Arnold says, “Covid affected me in a way that no one could have imagined, […]

The Egg Crisis 

Staff Writer: Kaitlyn Henscheid  Why have eggs been so expensive? Recently many people have been complaining about skyrocketing egg prices. Ever since Covid in 2020, the whole world has seen exponential inflation on almost everything. During covid, no one could go anywhere, and people began saving their money instead of spending it. The economy was […]

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 […]

Thanksgiving: The Origin of Many Beloved Traditions

Staff Writer: Emily Hammond Thanksgiving is a commonly celebrated holiday in America; however, everyone celebrates it differently. From family traditions to Friendsgiving, everyone has different ways they prefer to celebrate this nation-wide holiday. No two traditions are the same. The different foods and cuisines enjoyed on Thanksgiving vary greatly, as well as the people they […]

Woodstock Choir and the History of Choral Music

Staff Writer: Maya Walstead Music is so important to so many people. In Woodstock chorus we sing many different types of music in many different languages.   Covid was so difficult for our choir because we could not perform in front of people. We had to do online performances for about a year. An article from […]

In the Hunt: Playoff season is in full swing  

Staff Writer: Kevin Mitchell   The NFL is getting into the time of year where the playoffs are beginning to take form and the eyes of the public are becoming more prevalent. No team has officially clinched a playoff berth yet but the teams upon the top are the ones slated to stay but, when […]