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Krispy Kreme Challenge

Dana Shefet, Features Editor

April 18, 2016

Five miles, 12 doughnuts 2400 calories, one hour. This is the epitome of the infamous Krispy Kreme Challenge, an annual race at North Carolina State University that raises money for the North Carolina Children’s Hospital. The ...

ARE TEENS TOO EMOTIONALLY INVESTED IN TV SHOWS

May 21, 2015

The newest couple, death or nail-biting drama on any television show continually sparks emotion in its viewers. Often, it is common to see the rage, the tears or the joy expressed on social media, such as Twitter or Instagram....

Tidal vs Youtube

Zachary Nowlin, Current Events reporter

May 21, 2015

Shawn Carter (Jay Z) announced his new streaming service Tidal, a paid service for $9.99 per month that streams audio, music videos and sports, aiming to wipe out sites like YouTube, Pandora and Spotify. Tidal is free but only...

Cost of Prom is too Expensive

Madeline Bromley, event coorinator

May 21, 2015

Prom is just around the corner.  As ideas are filling up students’ heads about how the night will go (pictures, dinner, dancing, the after party), wallets are emptying. The price high school students have to pay is ridiculous....

Star Wars the force Awakens

Allen Thomas, Photographer

May 21, 2015

“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” is the seventh installment in the episodic Star Wars film series, starring John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, and Max Von Sydow. The original...

2014 Gift Giving Guide

Dana Shefet, Business Manager

December 8, 2014

The holiday season is a time to express gratitude for loved ones and purchasing gifts is can be a great way to do so. It can be difficult to decide what gifts to get, so here is a gift giving guide to make present shopping a little...

Raleigh celebrates 70 years of Christmas parade

Dana Shefet, Business Manager

December 8, 2014

Year after year, spectators from all across the east coast join together in Raleigh to watch the annual Raleigh Christmas Parade. The parade is a main attraction during the holiday season, usually occurring the weekend before...