Fortnite Season 4 Update

Fortnite Season 4 Update

Andy Blair, Sports Editor

May 11, 2018

Over the last eight months, Fortnite has taken the gaming world by storm. Fortnite had a peak of 3.4 million of concurrent players back in March which is currently the third most in the world behind only League of Legends (7.5 million) and a game mainly popularized in Asia, Crossfire (8 million). Fortnite’s...

Should testing be limited?

Bella Yacoviello, Staff Reporter

May 11, 2018

In 2016, 3.6 million standardized tests were administered in Florida, (, and in the two years that have followed, only more tests have been added. Standardized testing has become too frequent, to the point where it seems we’re bombarded nearly every week with a different...

Is It Really Just A Test?

Is It Really Just A Test?

Jacyn McCrudden, Staff Reporter

March 21, 2018

  The end of the school year is infamous for anxiety ridden students taking FSA testing and final exams. Who wants to spend time studying, or stressing over trying to pass to get out of high school? It’s not worth it, we shouldn’t be sweating or almost in tears trying to figure out what to do...

Girls In Boy Scouts?

Jacyn McCrudden, Staff Reporter

January 9, 2018

Lately, the question that has been swarming around the internet is going viral that question is if girls should be allowed to join boy scouts or not? Many people have different opinions, but the answer to that question is actually more complex than you might think. Girl Scouts is all about how girls prepare t...

Is football getting too dangerous for schools?

Is football getting too dangerous for schools?

Sarah Walker, Staff Reporter

December 18, 2017

For years and years football games have been a huge part of the “High school experience.” Your parents may have played football or been cheerleaders, and possibly your grandparents as well; needless to say it's been around a while. It was reported by Sports Illustrated that in the 2015 year, 11...

The US Should Learn From Finland To Improve The Education System

The US Should Learn From Finland To Improve The Education System

Maddie Katz, Staff Reporter

November 3, 2017

When it comes to education, why is the US being beat by countries that ask so much less of their students? Countries like Finland where the students sit in a classroom for an average of three hours and forty-five minutes a day have a better education system than the US. The US should learn the methods...

Where’s My Gas?

Where's My Gas?

Matt Blake, Andy Blair, and Chaetan Prabhu

September 27, 2017

Desperate men and women fled to their local gas stations in the days leading up to Hurricane Irma to be shown that the price of gas had increased drastically over the past month. In the most desperate time that Florida has had in awhile, when the people that live here need gas the most, the price...

Things are Heating Up

Pago Pago, American Samoa, October 2, 2009 – Chris Reiner, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and a representative from American Samoa Environmental Protection Agency observe a hazardous waste collection center.  The containment of hazardous waste is an important step in the removal of debris.

Matt Blake, Staff Reporter

February 16, 2017

Dedicated people do not back down. The men and women of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) have spent the last eight years working under a president that supported them in their prevention of Global Warming. Then, he came. Donald J. Trump. Master of ignorance, spray on tan, and the origin of...

Let’s Make America Nice Again

Let's Make America Nice Again

Abby Frye, Staff Reporter

February 16, 2017

America has been known to be a country of honor and freedom. However, in light of recent events, this country and its citizens have strayed further and further away from its founding principles. Instead of striding towards tolerance and equality, America seems to be taking steps in the opposite direction,...

Experiencing the Libertarian Presidential Convention

Michael Buccholz, Staff Reporter

November 8, 2016

When you think of Orlando, what do you think about? Disney? Universal? Probably. But from the 26th to the 29th of May, Orlando was the host of the Libertarian Party National Convention. This was the event where the Libertarian Party would host events, conduct a debate amongst the candidates, and the...

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