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Streaming services are quickly driving us to piracy

Streaming services are quickly driving us to piracy

About the Writer Karla Charqueno, staff reporter

February 14, 2020

It's pretty clear by now that people take TV seriously. There are fan accounts on social media, petitions made for keeping a canceled show, fan-made art, posters and stories that can be found all over the internet. Numerous apps, like Amino, host communities full of people who want to show solidarity for...

Nothing left to do but rant about Valentines Day

Nothing left to do but rant about Valentines Day

About the Writer Jade branch, staff reporter

February 14, 2020

Some  people know the story behind Valentine’s Day. About good ole saint Valentine. It’s ridiculous it’s called feast of saints but no one really knows why either.  I do know the Saint was imprisoned for providing weddings for soldiers who were not aloud to get married and for ministering Christians ...

My Top 10 Favorite Marvel Superheroes

My Top 10 Favorite Marvel Superheroes

About the Writer Tyler Bailey, Entertainment editor

February 4, 2020

The year of 2020 is finally here and journalism is back better than ever. With the start of the new year, I didn't see any better way to start it off right, other than writing about something I love. In this article, I am going to talk about my top 10 favorite marvel superheroes and why I believe that...

Social Media and empathy: how has it changed us?

Social Media and empathy: how has it changed us?

About the Writer Karla Charqueno, staff writer

February 3, 2020

For the past few decades, we have lived in the age the past could only dream of. Our technology has advanced rapidly through the years from telephones, to computers, to laptops and to smartphones. We created the internet, home to the management and enjoyment of all ideas, businesses and websites used to...

What Makes Older Horror Films Better Than Modern Day Horror Films?

What Makes Older Horror Films Better Than Modern Day Horror Films?

About the Writer Tyler Bailey, Entertainment Editor

October 30, 2019

Over the years, I’ve re-watched many horror movies, whether they have been recent and or if they have been made before my time. As I look back on horror films in the past, it makes me think that horror movies which have been released in recent years have been demoted to an entirely new standard. That...

Candy Corn: Trick or Treat?

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October 29, 2019

Love it or hate it, candy corn makes its way to supermarket shelves each October. Staff members Monica Guarjado and Devin Ryan stand on opposing sides of the candy corn conundrum. Read their arguments and tell us below, is candy corn the ultimate Halloween treat or just another scary trick?

What does the AHS Marching Band have in store for the fans of the Ada Cougars?

About the Writer Tyler Bailey, Entertainment Editor

September 25, 2019

Ada Public Schools have opened back up, after the months of summer vacation, and have experienced one of the best band shows by far, thanks to the Ada High School Marching Band. The Ada High School Marching Band is back at it again, working hard on another show for this football season. The show this...

Two Dudes, Chilling in a Hospital, 5 Feet Apart ‘Cause They Have Cystic Fibrosis: A Review

Two Dudes, Chilling in a Hospital, 5 Feet Apart 'Cause They Have Cystic Fibrosis: A Review

About the Writer Trinity Whitehead, Staff Writer

April 15, 2019

**MAJOR SPOILERS** Often compared to and referred to as the new Fault In our Stars and speculated homage to Clair Wineland, 5 Feet Apart is a beautiful, thought provoking love story that inspires many to hold their loved ones close simply because they can. The main stars, Stella and Will were played r...

Shazam! Why it will be the start of a new beginning for the DCEU

Shazam! Why it will be the start of a new beginning for the DCEU

About the Writer Tyler Bailey, Feature Editor

March 11, 2019

Shazam! (2019) is a movie about a young boy named Billy Batson (portrayed by the young actor Asher Angel) who always fights against bullies at school. Even though he may not seem the most powerful, he still keeps up a good fight when it comes to the matter. But little did he know he has much more in store f...

Slice of life is boring?

This scene from the movie adaptation of Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird depicts Atticus Finch defending Tom Robinson. To Kill A Mockingbird has accurately depicted

About the Writer William Whelchel, Entertainment Editor

February 12, 2019

Slice of life refers to a variety of works of art and entertainment that focus on mundane, everyday events. By that description, many would immediately dismiss anything in that category as boring fluff, not worth their time. But as someone who greatly enjoys such stories, I am inclined to defend them...

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