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A flag of pride to some, a sign of racism to others

A flag of pride to some, a sign of racism to others

By Savannah Whitmer

May 12, 2015

150 years after the Civil War ended and the Union was brought back together, some people in the South still acknowledge the Confederacy by flying rebel flags. Multiple students on campus can be seen with Confederate merchandise, including flags on cars, clothes, or other visible accessories, despite...

Dress code has holes of its own

Dress code has holes of its own

By Alaina Taylor, Portage Northern HS, Portage, Mich.

October 17, 2014

"If a student has selected a manner of appearance that is beyond mere freedom of expression and disrupts the educational process… they may be removed from the educational setting." — PN Dress Code. It’s no secret that here at Portage Northern, there is a widely despised and unpopular policy t...