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Heartbreak is actually a learning experience

Heartbreak is actually a learning experience

Mackenzee Crosby, Senior Editor and Photographer
February 7, 2017 • 597 views
Filed under Opinion

They’ll warn you over and over again. They tell you that it’s going to happen. And as sucky as heartbreak is, I believe it is vital to go through. Everyone will experience some form of heartbreak in their lifetime, no matter what the reason or to what degree. You need to fall in love with the wr...

Miss Mango tangos with prom anxiety

Miss Mango tangos with prom anxiety

Miss Mango, Advice Columnist
January 11, 2017 • 370 views
Filed under Blogs, Ms. Mango, Showcase

Dear Miss Mango, Since we just got back from Christmas break, I have been trying to find things to look forward to. Prom came into mind, and instead of looking forward to it, I am absolutely stressing about it. Not only am I stressing about the cost of the prom dress, but the color, the size, and wh...

Christmas comes to town too early

Christmas comes to town too early

Kenzie Tabor, Senior Reporter
November 18, 2016 • 363 views
Filed under Opinion

The world celebrates Halloween but then skips straight to Christmas. Everyone completely skips over Thanksgiving. As soon as Halloween ends, stores start putting up Christmas decorations. This year, I noticed that the night before Halloween, Wal-Mart had already taken down all of their Halloween stuff an...

Why Your Vote Matters: The Importance of Voting

Why Your Vote Matters: The Importance of Voting

Rachel Thompson, Senior Reporter
November 2, 2016 • 467 views
Filed under Election Edition, Opinion

In every election since the beginning of time, there have been few and far between American citizens who think it is not important to vote. That isn’t the case by any means. Voting is one of the most important things we can do for this country. In this year’s election, people don’t want to vote...

Ms. Mango Tangos with the Pressure of Sending Nudes

Ms. Mango Tangos with the Pressure of Sending Nudes

Ms. Mango, Advice Columnist
September 8, 2016 • 1,420 views
Filed under Ms. Mango, Showcase

Dear Ms. Mango, My first impression of high school was that it was a lot different and more intimidating than Junior High. I expected High School to be very peppy and fun and the student-body to be almost a family. But the reality of it is a lot different. The people who go to school here are ver...

Great Teachers

Great Teachers

Brendan Compton, Contributing Reporter
April 26, 2016 • 409 views
Filed under Opinion

What makes a great teacher ? A great teacher is someone who truly loves their job and cares about their students. Great teachers are few and far between, but Ada High has a lot of great teachers for example: Jamie Weston, Deanna Compton, Pamela Wakefield, Christie Jennings, Melissa Wright, Sherri Wright,Richard...

Godzilla vs Godzilla

Godzilla vs Godzilla

Kelly Stillwell, Reporter
March 22, 2016 • 1,293 views
Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

What movie lover doesn't enjoy a good fight scene?  I know I do, and that is why I decided to start the battle to end all battles... Godzilla vs Godzilla. The 1954  and the 2014  Godzilla movies compare and contrast with each other. Godzilla plays a major role in both the movies. However, they ...

Band Review: Tool

Band Review: Tool

Chris Henry, Writer/Reporter
March 3, 2016 • 675 views
Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Tool is an American rock band formed in Los Angles, Calif. Tool was formed in 1990, and to this day, they continue to perform scheduled concerts. Tool has performed their music worldwide, topping the music charts in several countries. Tool has had number one song(s)in the United States. They've won three...

Ms. Mango tangos with testing stresses

Ms. Mango tangos with testing stresses

Miss Mango, Advice Columnist
March 2, 2016 • 422 views
Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Dear Miss Mango, I am a high school student who honestly cares about my grades. Yes, each day I go to school and do loads of homework, while learning new lessons in each subject, and then I go home to do several more hours of work. The amount of work that is put on us students each day is a problem...

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