Football players should not be drafted outside of high school

Catherine Simmons

February 24, 2020

High school football players having the option of skipping college to go straight to the NFL is a bad idea. There are so many reasons why they shouldn’t.    People think it’s beneficial to let them skip college and g...

The US should work together to stop rising climate

Amanda Kaplan

February 18, 2020

Global warming is affecting the world in ways that some people probably aren’t familiar with. It is hurting the environment in ways that will cause conflicts in the future. Therefore, the United States needs to do more to s...

Presidents’ Day should be mandatory

Neely Wells

February 18, 2020

Monday, February 17, students across the nation did not attend school in celebration of Presidents’ Day. Originally known as George Washington’s birthday, Presidents’ Day has been celebrated for over 49 years. All schools should allow Presi...

“Aladdin,” a movie for all ages

Amanda Kaplan

February 18, 2020

The “Aladdin” remake in 2019 brought the animated features of the original “Aladdin” film in 1992 to a realistic life. The remake of “Aladdin” creates a new way to view the animated film with real people posing as...

Technology: Beneficial or Detrimental?

MaryCarr Eastman

February 14, 2020

Technology has advanced society more than any other factor, yet throughout the use of technology, arguments have been made about whether it is more beneficial or detrimental to society. Overall, the positives of technology far ou...

“Avenger Endgame,”beautifully produced and performed

Mary Carr Eastman

February 10, 2020

“Avengers: Endgame” was an amazing work done by directors Anthony and Joe Russo, better known as the Russo brothers. “Endgame” was one of five Marvel movies the Russo brothers have worked on together. “Endgame” not only gets he...

Sleep is important for high school students

Anna Richey

January 18, 2020

Sleep is an important part of the day. It influences your mental state and common health. According to hopkinsmedicine.orgteens need approximately nine hours of sleep, this number can help with growth of the mind and body. Teens...

Students experience school stress

Kristina Baca

January 17, 2020

An overwhelming number of students become overwhelmed or stressed about an upcoming assignment or test. Believe it or not you are not the only one who has these feelings. According to The American Psychological Association, 45%...

Four-day school week creates advantages

Kate Dickerson

December 17, 2019

Do you ever wish you could have a shorter school week? Most students would agree that having a longer weekend is a great idea. This is becoming a reality across the country. According to the National Conference of State Legislatu...

Teacher salaries in Mississippi should reach national average

Camille Bardon

December 10, 2019

Should teachers be paid more? Teachers fuel the minds of our future but still, they are not compensated for their work. Without teachers our country would be unable to succeed as a driving force of innovation and ingenuity...

School days should begin and end earlier

Lily Schauwecker

November 5, 2019

School days should end earlier. If the school day were to be made shorter, it would allow students to study for longer periods of time, participate in after school activities, focus more clearly with attention span, and seek e...

Summer should be longer

Henry Zimmerman

November 5, 2019

Students all around the nation are in school for around 10 months a year and have two or three months off for summer. Summer should be longer because it gives students more freedom, time to be a part of American culture and tim...