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New realm of gifts being given this holiday season

Blessing Aghimien

January 8, 2016

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It is that time of year again. The cheer of the holidays will soon be near, reinforced by the acts of giving. When buying gifts for others, there are many things of which to be aware. The gift recipient’s preferences, the personal...

Wake County bus drivers strike for pay raise

Dae'Quan Horton, Staff Writer

January 6, 2016

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Bus Driver’s Pay Strike Due to an ongoing debate over pay, many Wake County bus drivers called out sick on the afternoon of Friday, Oct. 30, causing many students to be stuck at school with no way home. As a result, some st...

New minimum wage introduced to Wake County employees

Dae'Quan Horton, Staff Writer

January 6, 2016

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Minimum Wage From the federal wage to a new living wage Wake County employees are seeing an increase in their paychecks. The Wake County Board of Commissioners voted unanimously in favor of the raise, which took effect Decemb...

Downtown Raleigh Christmas Parade

January 6, 2016

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Over 60,000 people gathered in downtown Raleigh for the sights and sounds of the Raleigh Christmas Parade from 9:40 a.m to 12 p.m., Nov. 21, 2016. The Raleigh Christmas Parade is the largest holiday parade from Washington, D.C....

The Polar Express at Athens Drive Highschool

Madison Haithcock, Layout Assistant

January 6, 2016

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Ekklesia Church and Athens Drive High School presented the showing of “The Polar Express” in the Athens Drive auditorium, Dec. 12, 2015. Santa and his elves made an appearance at the event. Children could come and take ...

South Carolina takes on massive waterflow

December 16, 2015

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  In the month of October, South Carolina experienced torrential rain that flooded streets, collapsed dams and displaced many from their homes. Hurricane Joaquin, which is responsible for the damage the state experienced, ...

Adele’s new album

Savannah Allred, Photographer

December 11, 2015

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Adele, released her comeback album, titled “25” Nov. 20, 2015. Her album sold approximately 3.38 million copies in the first a week in the United States. She is the first to sell three million in a single week, which makesi...

Winterfest

Savannah Allred, Photographer

December 11, 2015

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The Raleigh Winterfest and the Mayor’s Tree Lighting Festival in downtown Raleigh was Saturday, Dec. 5 2015, from 3 to 10 p.m. The Raleigh Winterfest is produced by the Downtown Raleigh Alliance (DRA) and brings thousands of ...

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