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Ms. Mango tangos with subtweeting

Ms. Mango tangos with subtweeting

Ms. Mango, Advice Columnist

January 19, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Dear Ms. Mango, Twitter is a regular social media site that I visit, and I know how much drama and negativity is in it, but I just can't help but get on it. Literally, it's like a black hole that just sucks me in, but that isn't the problem I am talking about. I try to stay out of drama as much as p...

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...

Starbucks coffee cup causes quite a stir

Starbucks coffee cup causes quite a stir

Becky Robnett, Senior Editor, Columnist, Reporter

December 15, 2015


Filed under Opinion

With holiday cheer and cold weather, Christmas is just days away. Though some would confess to not believing in many of the influential figures that represent the holiday, there are those who seem to want to stir up arguments wherever they can. Many know of the controversy of the infamous Sta...

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 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...

Symbol for Thanksgiving

Symbol for Thanksgiving

Chris Henry

November 24, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Why is the turkey the symbol of Thanksgiving? Most families have some kind of turkey entree to their Thanksgiving meals. Well the origins start start from England to British settlers coming from England. I'm not talking about the pilgrims and the natives, I'm referring to most settlers coming over. The...

Ms. Mango tangos with boy drama

Ms. Mango tangos with boy drama

Mrs. Mango, Advice Columnist

November 11, 2015


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Q: Dear Ms. Mango, So I have been talking to this guy a lot lately, and I have really started to like him. He has told me that he likes me too, but I just found out he asked another girl to prom! When I first found out, it really hurt my feelings. Now, I'm just really angry, so can you help me? Ple...

Social media

Social media

Malli Pingleton, Student Entertainment Writer

November 11, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Technology has evolved over time and is continuing to do so. Along with cell phones, computers, iPods and iPads, social media continues to grow. Where there are many pros to social media such as bringing awareness to certain situations, being able to keep in touch with long lost friends and watching...

Should trick-or-treating have an age limit?

Should trick-or-treating have an age limit?

October 29, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

People have often wondered if there is an age limit for trick-or-treating. People seem to want to stay young and live the way they did before they had to grow up. There comes a point when people just need to grow up. Once you reach high school, realistically, you need to grow up. Once you're...

Required CPR: Stupid law or helpful class?

Required CPR: Stupid law or helpful class?

Chris Henry, Senior reporter and article writer

September 24, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Student Life

It came as a surprise to me when I first heard it; Basic CPR or Cardiopulmonary resuscitation training course for seniors across the state of Oklahoma. I too thought that it was a stupid law; take a  mandatory course or fail your high school senior year. It was a bit excessive to me, to put such a...

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