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Why Fortnite Can’t Die Out

Christian Rees

March 1, 2019

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Everyone’s heard of Fortnite. The “revolutionary,” “legendary,” “epic” battle royale that’s been enveloping every child’s mind for the past year. As I’m writing this, I’m playing Fortnite on my couch hal...

That’s Entertainment Dance Competition Experience

Paige Gleason

February 25, 2019

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On February 10th my dance studio’s ensemble attended the competition That’s Entertainment in Gatlinburg. That’s Entertainment is well known in the north east, but this is the first time they have come to this area. The tur...

Top Ten Reasons to Own a Dog

Riley wilson

February 21, 2019

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In this crazy world of school, work schedules and trying to keep up with everything, there needs to be a time where you can sit back and enjoy the little or big things in life. Here is the top ten reasons why you should have a...

Is it Worth Doing Your 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training?

Chloe Dodson

February 19, 2019

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To get certified to teach yoga you must have a certificate of completed training. An average training is about $2,000. Going on a month long vacation is one way to get certified. You can enjoy a gorgeous beach front location o...

The Top Five Smartest Dogs

The Top Five Smartest Dogs

February 12, 2019

Pet Profiles: Kitten Edition

Bella Gaylor

January 28, 2019

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Around 6.5 million animals are admitted into U.S shelters each year. Of those 6.5 million, only 3.2 million are adopted and approximately 1.5 million are euthanized. Despite so many pets housed in shelters, people are still m...

10 Useless Yet Kind of Fun Facts #3

Cole Mach

January 10, 2019

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Here we go again! Welcome back to 10 Useless yet kind of fun facts #3 The average person loses about 50-100 hairs on their head every day (out of an average of about 100,000 total hairs on the head). At the time of its release (...

Pacer test being banned for child cruelty

Jeffrey McFarland

January 7, 2019

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The pacer test is being dropped as some parents say that it is cruel towards their children. The test is a way of testing athletic skill by running from line to line for a certain amount of laps. You start of by walking to each...

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