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Youth Leadership Cary shapes strong future for the triangle

Michael Lee, Assistant Editor

March 24, 2017

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Every year at Athens Drive, eight juniors are picked to enter the Youth Leadership Cary program. Sponsored by the Cary Chamber of Commerce, this program was created in 1998. The purpose for the group is to develop students into strong lea...

Trump administration causing noise in the environmental community

Khalil Khatib, Staff Writer

March 17, 2017

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Ever since election day, 2016,  President Donald trump and his administration has made some very out of the water promises and proposals that has stirred up the environmental world, some environmentals say.  In his first few days o...

Global Women’s March brings right activists’ to Downtown Raleigh

Emily Cooney, Graphics/Design Editor

March 4, 2017

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The newly elected president of the United States, Donald Trump, has stirred several protests across the nation since his inauguration. The “Women's March” in Raleigh had approximately 17,000 participants. The protest spre...

Water fountain germs often go unnoticed

Nicole Tripp, News Copy Editor

February 24, 2017

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The Environmental Protection Agency recently released data reporting thousands of schools across the United States that carry contaminated drinking water. School water fountains have been proven to be infected with lead, pesticides, and other toxins su...

Trump’s executive order shocks the world

Mohammed Musa, Online Editor

February 22, 2017

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The first executive order that the Trump administration has put out involved the ban of tens of thousands of people entering the United States from a majority of Muslim countries.   With this order, certain individuals are no longer allowed to enter the United States.  This order lasts for 90 days if they come from the seven...

Early graduation marks end of high school era for 34 seniors

Sara Morlock, Photo Editor

February 17, 2017

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Students in Wake County are given the opportunity to complete their senior year in one semester. 34 seniors who chose to pursue this opportunity graduated from Athens Drive Feb. 2, 2017.  In order to do this, these seniors had...

UNC Chapel Hill suffers major water crisis

Michael Lee, Assistant Editor

February 17, 2017

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The city of Chapel Hill in Orange County recently suffered from a major water crisis due to a broken water main and complications in the water treatment plant. On Feb. 3rd, a vast majority of the city was stuck without safe dri...

Google introduces new phone

Zach Nowlin, Copy Editor

January 13, 2017

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Beginning in the early 2010s, Samsung and Apple have competed for control of the smartphone market. With the two companies being neck and neck each year with tons of fanboys on each side, they leave little room for any other comp...

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