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Students embark on variety of vacation plans to stay occupied for summer break

Zach Nowlin, Staff Writer

May 31, 2016

Filed under Inside & Out

As the school year comes to an end many students are wondering what they are going to for the summer. Students may have nothing planned for the season or it could be jam packed. There are many activities to do during the summer such a...

Seniors find unique options to enrich themselves in gap year following graduation

Zach Nowlin, Staff Writer

May 31, 2016

Filed under Showcase

Taking a gap year is something seniors start thinking about as the end of high school come closer. Seniors can take a year off between high school and college and the main reason for this is to have more time to see what they wan...

Wake County poetry contest

Zach Nowlin, Staff Writer

May 31, 2016

Filed under Showcase

Wake County Public Libraries is giving middle and high schoolers a chance to get recognized for their poetry starting March 1st-April 15th with the Teen Poetry contest. There are four different categories to submit work in: Grade 6,...

NCHSAA Proposes Realignment for High School Athletics

Daulton Bahm, Sports Copy Editor

May 24, 2016

Filed under Sports

Major changes will likely take place with the teams Jaguars fans watch beginning the 2017-18 school year as the North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) proposed a major realignment of its high school athletic...

Election day in November should be a national holiday to give equal opportunities

Kayla Kulp, Editorial Cartoonist

May 18, 2016

Filed under Opinions

When President Obama won the 2012 election against former Senator Mitt Romney, the victory brought on his second presidential term. The numbers were close in the end, Obama at 50.4 percent and Mitt Romney at 48.1 percent. Four y...

Farewell Kobe Bean Bryant

Braxton Payton

May 13, 2016

Filed under Sports

Kobe Bean Bryant, 37,  retired after playing 20 National Basketball Association (NBA) seasons as a Los Angeles Laker. Nov. 29 Bryant announced his plan to retire and hang up the game he loves. Bryant’s impact on the game during the ...

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