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Women’s History Month inspires morning announcements

Women's History Month inspires morning announcements

By Kim Phan

April 24, 2015

March was Women's History Month, and one student at Abington High School, Jilliane Mortimer, used the morning announcements to celebrate the occasion. Each day of the month, she gave a daily quote from a famous woman in history. Many students thought these quotes were inspirational, while some ...

More than just a sweet little southern girl

More than just a sweet little southern girl

By Tori Swart, Sycamore High School

February 11, 2015

Amidst the disguises, forgery and police chases in the winter musical Catch Me If You Can, lies a love story. Frank Abagnale, played by senior Paul Philips, falls for the only “normal” nurse within the hospital, Brenda Strong. Strong is played by junior Amara Clough. We asked Clough about he...

JACK AND JACK: a “famous” Vine duo


By Aren Rendell, Westside High School

February 6, 2015

A little more than a year ago, the two were typical Westside seniors. But over the course of their final year at Westside, the two amassed first 10,000, then 50,000 and eventually millions of followers on Vine.

FAQ: What’s really under my head scarf?

FAQ: What's really under my head scarf?

By Summer Thomad, Southwest Career and Technical Academy

February 5, 2015

I was born and raised in the U.S. (more specifically here in Las Vegas). For the most part, I had a very ordinary upbringing. However, since I decided to start wearing the hijab at the age of thirteen, I have noticed a few recurring questions from peers, acquaintances, and strangers. Here are my fa...