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Students see military robots in action

Students see military robots in action

By Nick Arnold, Sparkman HS, Sparkman, Ala.

May 28, 2014


Filed under News, School

Robots, thought to be a thing of the future, exist today to help the U.S. Army and NASA. The groups brought the robots to the library for students to observe. The Army has been using robots for years to help scope out areas, disable bombs and help out in all fields. NASA has joined the army by building...

Chemistry teacher shares personal struggle to legalize CBD oil

Chemistry teacher shares personal struggle to legalize CBD oil

By Erin Rountree, Sparkman HS, Sparkman, Ala.

May 21, 2014


Filed under Health

Imagine a child who suffers from frequent and severe seizures multiple times each day. Imagine that you are forced to watch the child’s abilities decrease as the seizures progress. Now, imagine that there was a drug that could possibly aid in alleviating the seizures, but the drug was only legal in...

Journalist sees hometown through new lens

Journalist sees hometown through new lens

By Riley Wallace, Sparkman HS, Sparkman, Ala.

January 13, 2014


Filed under Profiles

A University of Alabama graduate employed full-time at AL.com, Amethyst Holmes may have found a way to “beat” the system with her love of journalism, dedication to hard work and love of the city and school which fostered her ability through interactive experiences and support. The 2008 Sparkma...