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Keeping track of their kids- are tracking apps worth it?

Claire Campbell

November 8, 2017

Filed under Opinions

Among high school students in particular, debate surrounding parents using tracking software to know the location of their children at all times is prevalent. Apps including Find My Friends on iPhone and Life360 are commonly used f...

Seniors struggle to attain exam exemptions

Julia Kocsis, Assistant Editor

November 7, 2017

Filed under Opinions

Athens Drive Magnet High School is one of the many public schools in Wake County that supports a senior exemption policy on exams. This exemption applies only to teacher-made exams and does not apply to state exams. Still, it ha...

Women’s Rights in Saudi Arabia

Isabella Potorti, Photographer

October 27, 2017

Filed under Opinions, Uncategorized

Until recently women in Saudi Arabia were not allowed to drive a car or have a license. Some say men believed women were too stupid to drive but others disagree, regardless no company would issue a female a driver's license. This is not a first for Saudi A...

Music fans need to refuse to listen to artists who are domestic abusers

Zach Nowlin, Editor-in-Chief

October 27, 2017

Filed under Opinions

In the modern age, rappers have become some of the most popular celebrities. Pre-teens and teenagers alike look up to rappers, though not all of them are good examples. Hip-hop artists such as Kodak Black, Xxxtentacion and Chris B...

The future of Psychologists

October 23, 2017

Filed under Opinions

As millennials go on to college and choose the major they would like to pursue, a majority of them have been gravitating towards majoring in psychology. Many researchers and citizens have observed the massive increase in mental ...

Time management becomes more difficult as students progress through high school

Emily Cooney, Assistant Features Editor

October 23, 2017

Filed under Opinions

Time management is a necessary skill that students need to learn in high school. Working under pressure has been proven to be beneficial in multiple studies and research mentioned in TED talks and many Ivy League universities su...

Universities should not require standardized testing

Raven Barton, Editor-in-Chief

October 23, 2017

Filed under Opinions

With early application deadlines right around the corner, seniors are beginning the long process of applying to colleges. This can be exciting for some students however, for the rest it can be very stressful when comes time to ta...

American Red Cross under fire surrounding Hurricane Harvey

Claire Campbell

October 11, 2017

Filed under Opinions

With the many disasters that have occurred this fall, including Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria, many people are looking to donate to help victims. Red Cross is a widely known organization that raises a lot of money for such ...

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