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A guide to preparing for the PSSA

Dylan Scheel, Website Editor

March 28, 2019

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The Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA) testing is just around the corner. Every year the PSSA is dreaded by middle school students around the state. The biggest reason that most students dread the test is the fact that...

Enter the exciting history of Saint Patrick’s Day

Helena Buli, Writer

March 27, 2019

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St. Patrick died on March 17, 461 AD. That’s what started the birth of Saint Patrick’s day, though it evolved over the centuries. His real name isn’t Saint Patrick, it’s Maewyn Succat, and it is believed that he changed ...

Black History month: Notable African Americans

Tyler Misencik, Writer

March 8, 2019

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February is Black History month, and as the month rolls around, some of the world's most famous black role models are recognized for their astonishing work that they have done for the country and even the world.  Do you ever w...

2018 Rewind, some of the most interesting topics of 2018

Joanna Odebode, Writer

February 7, 2019

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With 2018 in the rearview mirror and 2019 being our next stop, here are some of the most interesting things that happened in 2018.   World News The Royal Wedding On May 19, Prince Harry, the seventh in line for the Briti...

The most important part of the holidays

Mason Geibel, Copy Editor

December 21, 2018

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As 2018 nears its end, the holiday season is upon us. People everywhere are gearing up for traditions and creating meaningful memories. No matter how diverse the holiday traditions and celebrations are around the world, one thing...

Lights, family, joy: How three different winter holidays are celebrated

Jacob DiCenzo, Managing Editor

December 19, 2018

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What do you think of when you hear the words “Winter Holidays”? Maybe Christmas, the holiday where families get together, eat, open presents, and share memories. Many people have heard of Hanukkah or Kwanzaa, but do they really ...

Ms. Clibbens and her dog Georgie

Ms. Clibbens and her dog Georgie

Sara Harp, Writer

October 24, 2018

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