A Dancer Against Cancer

A Dancer Against Cancer

Sophia Pracilio, Feature Editor

May 14, 2018

We all dream of having the best of both worlds. In Dr. Irene Hutchins case, this includes researching and working with both medicine and ballroom dancing. The two fields make an unlikely, but dynamic combination. At a young age, Dr. Hutchin’s mom took her to watch the Nutcracker, and she became e...

Deliciously Deadly?

Deliciously Deadly?

Melissa Rodriguez, Staff Writer

February 10, 2017

    As seniors are preparing to face college, they are also preparing to face many bowls of ramen in their future.     Invented in 1958, by Momofuku Ando, the cheap, long lasting, and instant noodles saved many poverty sticken people from starvation. Or served as a quick meal for those who do not ...

Saying Goodbye to His Lovely Locks

Saying Goodbye to His Lovely Locks

Scarlet Edwards, Staff Writer

March 1, 2016

  Most people are familiar with the organization called Locks of Love, which allows people to donate their hair for it to be made into hairpieces for cancer patients. While it seems to be mainly girls who grow out their hair the full ten inches, sophomore Eric Holst has also decided to donate his lov...

Tim Vorenkamp: Not letting life hold you down.

Tim Vorenkamp: Not letting life hold you down.

Everett Earl, Photographer

January 17, 2016

Imagine living with cancer and still being able to fill your life with fun, thrills, bravery, and the thoughtfulness of others. Although not a long life, the 18 years Tim Vorenkamp had been blessed with did exactly that. Diagnosed in 8th grade with an aggressive form of cancer, Vorenkamp stood tall...

A Natural Legend, a Born Fighter

Beloved Best Friends: Mathison and Spielberg, the unforgettable dynamic duo, together at the 20th anniversary of E.T.

Jordan Cowdell, Front Editor

November 5, 2015

As of Wednesday November 4, Melissa Mathison had put up a fight, but tragically lost a brutal battle with neuroendocrine cancer. She lived a profoundly productive 65 years possessing an eccentric mind that created outstanding accomplishments that eternally left their mark on our hearts. Even through...

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