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The Senioritis Epidemic

The Senioritis Epidemic

Elijah Jones, Staff Writer

February 22, 2017


Filed under Opinion

As we enter the last half of the 2016-2017 school year, some seniors might feel inclined to put the pencil down and relax. They may have been accepted to their college of choice, or have decided to take a year off, so they think that the next five months are irrelevant and they can just kick back and...

Why AP?

Why AP?

Jiries Hishmeh, Staff Writer

February 3, 2017


Filed under Opinion

  Recently, there has been an exciting drive to inform students about taking AP classes. It started with the AP fair, a gathering of any student that might be interested in taking an AP class for next year. It might sound like a lot but AP classes are definitely worth it, and it's really easy ...

New Year; New Me! Really?

New Year; New Me! Really?

Tayler Hackney, Staff Writer

January 25, 2017


Filed under Opinion

 As the 2017 year begins some of us are sad to see the years fly by, some of us are excited, and others are just annoyed at having to cross out the six on the tops of their papers and turn them into makeshift seven. But there is a lot more changing than just the number on the tops of our papers. As t...

Ask A Bulldog

Ask A Bulldog

Bulldog, Staff Writer

December 9, 2016


Filed under Opinion

       Hello C-House,  this is the Bulldog. Welcome back to Ask A Bulldog; the segment where you, the students, can submit your questions into one of the many “Ask A Bulldog” boxes located all around the school. Or, you can contact me at [email protected] Remember, these questions can be about...

Before the Flood

Before the Flood

Luke Lindsey, Staff Writer

December 5, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Leonardo DiCaprio’s documentary, “Before the Flood,” highlights the issue of Global Warming, the indifference and apathy concerning the issue, and its devastating effects. The documentary opens with a memory of DiCaprio’s childhood, when he would lay in his crib and stare at this painting by H...

The Death of Free Speech

The Death of Free Speech

Jacob Chance, Staff Writer

November 16, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Freedom of speech is one of the most important rights that Americans have protected for decades. We use our speech to communicate ideas and opinions, and all opinions and ideas should be respected. Unfortunately, the First Amendment is being torn, burned, and desecrated by the hands of Social Justice ...

The Election-Four Perspectives

The Election-Four Perspectives

Kealy Ford, Editor in Chief

November 7, 2016


Filed under Opinion

The 2016 presidential election has reduced this country to a war zone of battling beliefs. With heated debates as bombs and angry tweets as missiles, America is stunned at the fervor at which people are supporting their candidate, a fervor so intense that it is has surpassed the passion of many past ...

The 2016 Election: Your Peers’ Perspectives

The 2016 Election: Your Peers’ Perspectives

Luke Lindsey, Staff Writer

November 1, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Some students who have the ability to vote are refusing to do so due to the quality of this election and its candidates. This choice is common among those still relatively young and who are old enough to cast their opinion into the vast sea of votes being tallied. With Trump and his big mouth, and Hi...

The Kaepernick Effect

The Kaepernick Effect

Tayler Hackney

October 20, 2016


Filed under Opinion

The flashing stadium lights blind him. The roar of the crowd pierces his ears in deep waves. He can't help but be reminded that he's in front of millions of people, some in the stadium and some behind their tv screens. There's a moment of silence. “It's time,” he thinks to himself as the familiar tune begins to play. He watches his teamm...

Samaritan Spotlight: Operation Recovery

Samaritan Spotlight: Operation Recovery

Shauna Benning, Staff Writer

October 5, 2016


Filed under Opinion

                  Drug and alcohol addiction is a serious problem in our community, and most of the time, people do not get the help that they need. We are fortunate to have a program in the community for men who want to recover. No Longer Bound is a drug rehabilitation center that gives...

Why Representation Matters

Why Representation Matters

Madison Neath-Gordon, Staff Writer

September 21, 2016


Filed under Opinion

In this new age of technology, media is constantly influencing us. Coming from a time when men dominated the working world, our media has changed in many ways over the years. Having the ability to see people who look like you, or are going through the same issues as you is a newfound privilege we have...

Free College – How and Why?

Free College – How and Why?

Delaney Whalen

September 21, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Did you know that 43.3 million Americans today have student loan debt? The struggle of having hundreds of thousands of dollars of student loans to pay is an issue that is shared by many. In high schools across the country, there are students who have no motivation to work hard in school because they don...

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