• Starting the New Year with Old Traditions

    by  • February 27, 2014 • 0 Comments

    By JULIA PARKER As the school year descended into the third quarter, the stakes rose for the Poetry Out Loud (POL) competition. The final competition arrived to the Jenkins auditorium on Jan. 28. 2014, bringing a lot more pressure with it for the fourteen competitors. Poetry Out Loud is a national poetry recitation contest,...

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    Sochi Olympics 2014

    by  • February 27, 2014 • 0 Comments

    By JONATHAN DECICCO With the built up anticipation of over four years of waiting, the winter Olympics have already come and gone. ย The end was signified by an intriguing closing ceremony held by the host country, Russia, on February 23, 2014. This international spectacle drew the worlds greatest athletes to compete in Sochi for...

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    Mexican Drug Lord “El Chapo” Captured

    by  • February 26, 2014 • 0 Comments

    By NICHOLAS BRAMANTE As the sun rose once again above the Mexican horizon, infamous drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” (meaning โ€œShortyโ€) Guzman was arrested and taken into custody by Mexican marines. After thirteen years of hiding within the mountains of western Mexico, Guzman was finally taken down after authorities closed in on his โ€œinner...

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    Same-Sex Couples in Kansas Face Discrimination

    by  • February 26, 2014 • 0 Comments

    By TATYANNA CABRAL Imagine walking into a restaurant and having all of the employees refuse to serve you. Now imagine that they are not serving you because you are gay. This may seem odd, but that is what is happening in Kansas: denying services to same – sex couples may possibly become legal in...

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