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Ms. Mango tangos with insults

Ms. Mango tangos with insults

Ms. Mango, Advice Columnist

January 13, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase

Dear Ms. Mango,  I don't understand if people have a jealousy problem, or just really like putting people down. Either way, I have been insulted too many times to put up with it anymore. My only problem is, I don't know how to stick up for myself. Please help! Sincerely,  Upset and Insulted Dear Upset and...

New Years resolutions

Mackenzee Crosby, Photographer, and blogger.

January 8, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

We all have a New Years resolution, and some of us have the same ones. To get in shape, eat better, etc. But we all know within two weeks you'll cancel your gym membership and spend that money on  materialistic items, right? Losing weight is the most common of resolutions, but only 8% of people achieve...

Top 10 Christmas Albums of 2015

Top 10 Christmas Albums of 2015

December 15, 2015


Filed under Entertainment, Features

Tis' the season to listen to Christmas music...  Turn on some of these hits and get out your decorations! According to the Itunes top 10, these are the most popular Christmas albums of 2015. Christmas - Michael Bublé That's Christmas To Me - Pentatonix Adore: Christmas Songs of Worship (Live) - Chr...

Ms. Mango Tangos with Christmas Spirit

Ms. Mango Tangos with Christmas Spirit

Ms. Mango, Advice Columnist

December 15, 2015


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Dear Ms.Mango, The Holiday season is here, and lately, while everyone is so excited about seeing family and getting presents, I am not. The thought of everything and everyone being hassled doesn't appeal to me. I'm usually super stoked about Christmas. I guess what I'm asking is... How can I look ...

Thanksgiving traditions

Thanksgiving traditions

Malli Pingleton, Student Life/Entertainment Writer

November 24, 2015


Filed under Entertainment, Student Life

As November comes around each and every year, families start to plan on what they will do and where they will get together with that year, and who will bring what food. Traditions are one of the best things about holidays in general, and that being said; Thanksgiving is one of the best times to get...

Thanksgiving around the world

Thanksgiving around the world

Angelle Nazareno

November 24, 2015


Filed under Entertainment, News

America isn't the only country that celebrates Thanksgiving. Other countries around the world already had their own traditions way before America. Although they celebrate in a different way, they all have the same reason to do so: giving thanks. China celebrates Chung Ch'ui, or the August Moon Festival....

Thanksgiving activities

Thanksgiving activities

Heather Manuel, Writer/Photographer

November 24, 2015


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Thanksgiving is a time to eat, spend time with family, and have fun. Whether you are in the kitchen or outside, Thanksgiving is a day set aside for your loved ones. Family comes together to celebrate all of the things that they are thankful for. For one day, you get to spend time with people that you...

The more you know

The more you know

Becky Robnett, Senior Editor, Reporter, Columnist

November 24, 2015


Filed under Entertainment, News

Turkeys, most people eat them every year on Thanksgiving, Christmas, and other major holidays. However, how much do people really know about turkeys? The turkey eaten primarily on holidays is the white feathered turkey, mostly because when the white feathered turkeys are plucked their feathers don't...

History of Thanksgiving

History of Thanksgiving

Aaron Compton, Reporter

November 24, 2015


Filed under Entertainment

In September of 1620, the Mayflower left from England carrying 102 passengers who were looking for a new home where they could freely practice their religion. After a long voyage lasting 66 days they landed in Cape Cod north of their original destination of the Hudson River. A month later the Mayflower...

DIY Fall Project

DIY Fall Project

Mackenzee Crosby

November 24, 2015


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, Student Life

Thanksgiving is around the corner! What are you going to do over the break? How about make a turkey from a pine-cone in just three easy steps?! What you will need : - Pine cones - Feathers -Googly eyes -Orange felt fabric -Hot glue gun and glue The amount of these items depends on how ...

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