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Movie review: Pixels

Movie review: Pixels

Angelle Nazareno, Reporter/Photograper

September 15, 2015


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

In the movie Pixels, gaming prodigy Sam Brenner (Adam Sandler) and his best friend Will Cooper (Kevin James) have known each other since they were teenagers. When Brenner competes in a gaming championship, he wins every round and puts himself in the final round against the legendary Eddie Plant (Peter...

Iphones are Bad News for Modern Day Parents

Iphones are Bad News for Modern Day Parents

Jenna Rose Demastus, Senior Writer

March 12, 2015


Filed under Features, News, Opinion

Children are the future of our world but what happens when we don’t give them the love they need. Kids are taught at a young age to entertain themselves but with the technology of today they don’t have to as they get older. Parents now give their kids an iPhone anytime they start crying; heaven...

Top Ten Valentine Movies

Top Ten Valentine Movies

Bree Martin

February 13, 2015


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase

1. Listen to Your Heart. A singer/songwriter falls in love with a girl who can't hear the music she inspires him to write. 2. 50 First Dates. Henry sets his heart on romancing Lucy, but she has short-term memory loss; she can't remember anything that happened the day before. So every morn...

Book Review: The Book Thief

Book Review: The Book Thief

February 9, 2015


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

The Book Thief In this book, the narrator is Death.  He tells us about a young girl named Liesle Meminger and her life story.  It is 1939 in Nazi Germany.  Death has never been this busy and will only continue to get busier.  Liesle is obsessed with one thing-books.  In January, Liesle, her mother...

Lose the Hoods

Lose the Hoods

Jacob Faulkenberry, Writer

January 21, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Have you ever been outside on a cold day and decide to pull a hood over your head to keep warm? Well, Oklahoma State Senator Don Barrington, a Republican, is proposing a law that will ban all identity concealing clothing in public. However, some people say that this might be going too far. The bill...

Tip Top of The Christmas Tree

Becky Robnett, Reporter, Columnist

December 17, 2014


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase, Videos

Elf-  As a baby, Buddy lived in an orphanage and one Christmas night he crawled into Santa's sack.  Later, when he finds out he is human Santa let's him go to New York City to find his birth father, Walter Hobbs.  Who doesn't even know of Buddy's existence.  But meanwhile, Buddy is experien...

More Than Just Cookies for Santa This Year

More Than Just Cookies for Santa This Year

Darren Hawkins, Action-Packed Reporter

December 17, 2014


Filed under Opinion, Student Life

As Christmas rolls around the corner, everyone is ready for family time, presents, and holiday desserts.  Christmas desserts can be a great way to show your Christmas spirit and enjoy the little things.  Some of Ada High student body and faculty have given some of their favorite Xmas desserts. Karson...

Gifts for the Nerds in Your Life

Gifts for the Nerds in Your Life

Jenna Rose Demastus, Senior Editor

December 17, 2014


Filed under Entertainment, Features, Opinion, Science Articles, Student Life

Everyone has one person in their life who is impossible to shop for. Those people usually consist of the major nerds; the ones who talk about all this science stuff you don't understand. Most of the time the things the ask for you could swear aren't real and are only in movies. I am here to help you...

Global Warming: Real or Not Real

Global Warming: Real or Not Real

Jenna Rose Demastus, Senior Editor

December 17, 2014


Filed under Features, Opinion, Science Articles

Global warming has been a concern to many people for the past few years, but is it really a thing? Nasa says,"The current warming trend is of particular significance because most of it is very likely human-induced and proceeding at a rate that is unprecedented in the past 1,300 years" What these...

Count Your Blessings

Count Your Blessings

Ashley Worth, Senor Editor

November 24, 2014


Filed under Entertainment, Features, Opinion, Showcase

The holiday of gratitude is soon approaching causing people to think about what they are grateful for. Whether it's family or friends, everyone is thankful for something or someone in their lives. It is certainly a great gesture but then comes the question, Why do we give thanks? What good is gratitude? Interestingly,...

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