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  • Reminder From the Editor: You’re So Important

    Reminder From the Editor: You’re So Important

    Meya Smith, Editor-in-Chief

    January 17, 2018

    Self-esteem is the way a person feels about themselves and what worth they possess. It is an evaluation of ourselves. When we have a low self-esteem, as we are taught in health class, we need to work on improving it so that we allow ourselves to love ourselves.   My theory is that until we are able to love ...

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  • Fall Musical: Le Fantome (The Phantom)

    Fall Musical: Le Fantome (The Phantom)

    January 10, 2018

    For the Fall Musical of 2017, East High Theater students performed “The Phantom,” a show by Maury Yeston and Arthur Kpit based on a book by French author, Gaston Leroux. The plot follows the character, Erik, who plays the Phantom,  as he haunts the Grand Paris Opera House.   To get stud...

  • An Athletes Dream

    An Athletes Dream

    Nick Sessions, Sports Writer

    January 10, 2018

    Every athlete, of any sport, dreams of going to college on a full ride scholarship. They dream of playing the sport they love and getting an education that will take them anywhere. Most athletes know that sports will only take them so far, so they want a degree to achieve greater success.There are alway...

  • Religious Conversations Do Not Belong In Schools

    Religious Conversations Do Not Belong In Schools

    Aliya Lewis, Opinion Writer

    January 10, 2018

    Public school, by definition, is a school supported by public funds that is free of bias or prejudice nature's; free of preference toward any specific group, race, culture, nationality or belief system. Unfortunately, many of public schools do not abide by this definition. According to the Center for P...

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  • Sneak Peak of 2017 College Football Playoffs

    Sneak Peak of 2017 College Football Playoffs

    Mason Thomas, Sports Editor

    January 10, 2018

    Columbus, Ohio, home of the eight-time national champions Ohio State Buckeyes. Unfortunately for Urban Meyer and his team, the year “2017” will not be added to their trophy case.   The college football playoff system originated in the 2014 season. The system brings in four programs acro...

  • Light the Night: When We Walk Cancer Runs

    Light the Night: When We Walk Cancer Runs

    Kristi Harris, Hard News Editor

    December 23, 2017

    The evening of Saturday, October 14, 2017 thousands of people gathered at the Salt Lake City downtown Library Square for Light the Night Leukemia walk. Despite it being an extremely cold night, people came to walk in support of those who have battled or still are battling cancer. This program raises fun...

    Penny Harris

  • Your Racism is Not Patriotism

    Your Racism is Not Patriotism

    Kayla Lien, Opinion Editor

    December 21, 2017

    Hearing the word “patriotic,” thoughts immediately turn to the United States. Pride in this country has turned into a competition. Come Fourth of July, grocery stores, houses, people, everything gets covered in red-white-and-blue. We put the flag on our porches, on our clothing, or on our bodies ...

    A sign at a DACA rally.

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  • The Awakening of Colin Kaepernick

    The Awakening of Colin Kaepernick

    Nick Session, Opinion Writer

    November 2, 2017

    Colin Kaepernick, a former American football Quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, is currently a free agent, allegedly for his actions during the National Anthem. His protest began August 14th, 2016, at a preseason game when he sat down during the national anthem.The first time he sat during th...

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