Movie shines light on Civil Rights issues, provides varying perspectives

Monday, September 18, 2017 at 4:00 pm

History is taught in many different ways and these ways provide different perspectives of each event. Though it may seem that we know everything there is to know about our world; it is most definitely true (yet hard to admit) that we do not. We isolate ourselves from some of the most impacting events in history. One event that never made it into history books, and was kept a secret by the people who didn’t witness it, was a riot that took place in the heart of Detroit, Michigan. That is until August 4, 2017 when Detroit came out in theaters and provided the world with a secret event that changed the perspective of the social reform movement.

Categories: Entertainment

Beauty and the box office; Live action remake stuns audience with story telling, visuals

Friday, April 14, 2017 at 4:00 pm

Disney’s Beauty and the Beast is a live-action remake of the classic animated fairytale. The new production strives to appeal to a modern audience while also staying true to the original storyline and music while adding a few new twist to the original classic. Beauty and the Beast is about the fantastic journey of Belle, […]

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Accounting class opens school store, spreads spirit

Friday, March 3, 2017 at 4:00 pm

The accounting class opened a school store February 1st in hopes of learning practical business experience to enhance learning while also providing a service to the school. “When students can apply what they’re are learning in the classroom to real life experiences. Viking Corner has supplies and school merchandise available for purchase before school, and […]

Categories: Features

Finding worth through reflection, prioritization of self

Thursday, February 2, 2017 at 4:00 pm

The dictionary defines self-worth as the sense of one’s own value or worth as a person. However, there are many ways for a person to value themselves and assess their worth as a human being, and some of these are more psychologically beneficial than others.

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Seniors lead team through perseverance, determination

Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at 4:00 pm

Basketball is the definition of a team sport. Five players on the court must interact in a seamless fashion to effectively protect their own goal and score points in their opponent’s. Injuries and setbacks can ruin a season and cripple a team, but they can also be used to strengthen bonds and push the team to come together even more.

Categories: Features, Sports

Series blacklists the competition, sets bar for crime shows

Friday, November 4, 2016 at 4:00 pm

Crime shows are on the rise. The show The Blacklist is NBC’s series about a brilliant criminal mastermind who for mysterious reasons begins to help the FBI apprehend serious criminals, is one of the big hits in 2016

Categories: Entertainment

Land down under: Students experience different cultures, gain unique experiences

Friday, October 14, 2016 at 4:00 pm

Lights, sounds, colors engulf the busy streets of the city. Open spaces, green grass, majestic views creating a calming effect in the country. Initially these images seem in contrast, but four BHS students were able to experience both as they traveled to Australia and New Zealand over the summer through Explorica, a non-school related program […]

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Once upon a reality: Series creates live action drama with classic fairy tale stories

Thursday, October 13, 2016 at 4:00 pm

“And they lived happily ever after” … words that so many of us fell asleep to as children, but as we grow, we may think that it’s foolish to believe that we can have a happily ever after and life only about paying bills, going to school, and having a career. We struggle and we suffer, but is it wrong to think that we can’t have that ‘happily ever after’?

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