• Pursuing Journalism

    She stands behind the camera and also in front of it, writing and filming the world around her. Her love for journalism was unexpected, but it is now taking her to new heights as she travels for her passion. Junior Hannah Creech is attending the 2017 Washington Journalism and Media Conference which is for students across the country to come […]

    Pursuing Journalism
  • YELL FOR MORE. After scoring a point, freshman Madison Greene yells out of excitement before she goes to celebrate on the court with our teammates. “We got a big kill against Clayton. It was right and we scored a big point,” Madison says. Photo by Kaitlyn Pendergraph.
  • THUMBS UP. THUMBS UP. While waiting for the parade to start, seniors Abigail Perez and Alejandra Ceballos-Encarnaci stand with the athletes as junior Ana Campanilla-Tovar poses for the camera. Photo by Alexis Stephens.
  • Wildcat News S8 E10

    This week on Wildcat News, Hannah Creech attends the Earth Day March and Special Olympics, Mason Butcher follows chorus to Disney World, Landry Connors discusses the pressure of being a student athlete, and Chase Faircloth sits down with a Park scholar.

    Wildcat News S8 E10
  • The Stress of AP Classes

    Nerves are high as Advanced Placement (AP) students walk into class. Running on barely four hours of sleep and dazed with facts they crammed in the night before, they prepare for the unit test that they have been stressed about for weeks. Stress in AP classes is a normalcy that students have come to accept, but each one finds a way […]

    The Stress of AP Classes
  • Effects of Social Media

    By Kara Baker, Skye Blizzard and Emyli Deleon Snapchat, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Tumblr, YouTube, just some of the many social networking sites that are slowly taking over students lives. 92 percent of teens go online daily and 24 percent admit to being online “almost constantly” according to the Pew Research Center.  While social media can be great for the exploration […]

    Effects of Social Media
  • Struggle of Soccer Injuries

    Injuries in soccer are a huge concern among parents, athletes and health care professionals. Many guidelines have been taken to try and make soccer a safer sport. Athletes take the risk of sustaining an injury every time they step on the field. The road to recovery is not always easy for all athletes. Kristen Tyndall and Breana Garcia have had […]

    Struggle of Soccer Injuries
  • Wildcat News S8 E9

    This week on Wildcat News, Landry Connors discusses the price of prom, Greyson Betz sits down with an award winning teacher, and Mason Butcher looks into how students have changed over time.

    Wildcat News S8 E9
  • Marathon for the Kids

    The cards were raised high into the air, each displaying a number for the crowd to see through the multicolored confetti raining down. As people cheered and laughed they looked on at the large 420,062 that was waving excitedly in front of them. That number was the amount of money raised by the people who participated in the UNC Dance […]

    Marathon for the Kids
  • The Spring Student Show

    Under the lights and between the beats of each song students danced their hearts out in the show they had poured their time into. Dependent on one another and dedicated to the craft that they love, they got to experience what it takes to produce an entire production for dance. The dance show on March 21 that they named “Life”, […]

    The Spring Student Show

Features »

NO PLAN B. A quote seen often throughout the crowds was “no planet b,” highlighting the need to preserve the planet. Photo by Alexis Stephens.

There is no PLANet B

April 28, 2017 at 12:04 pm

FIGHT BACK. Before the crowds arrive, posters are placed and signs distributed for the 47th anniversary of Earth Day. Photo by Alexis Stephens. CROWD...

  • Pursuing Journalism
    Pursuing Journalism

    She stands behind the camera and also in front of it, writing and filming the world around her. Her love for journalism...

    April 27, 2017 at 2:20 pm
  • The Fresh Scoop on Smith’s Nursery
    The Fresh Scoop on Smith’s Nursery

    Whether you prefer it served atop a warm waffle cone, or scooped into a bowl, ice cream has always held its dominant...

    April 27, 2017 at 12:03 pm
  • THUMBS UP. THUMBS UP. While waiting for the parade to start, seniors Abigail Perez and Alejandra Ceballos-Encarnaci stand with the athletes as junior Ana Campanilla-Tovar poses for the camera. Photo by Alexis Stephens.
    Athletes Compete at Special Olympics

    GOT YOUR BACK. Senior Abby Barbour shows support to her partner, as medals are being awarded....

    April 26, 2017 at 12:40 pm
 

News »

NO PLAN B. A quote seen often throughout the crowds was “no planet b,” highlighting the need to preserve the planet. Photo by Alexis Stephens.

There is no PLANet B

April 28, 2017 at 12:04 pm

FIGHT BACK. Before the crowds arrive, posters are placed and signs distributed for the 47th anniversary of Earth Day. Photo by Alexis Stephens. CROWD...

  • Disney World Wonders
    Disney World Wonders

    Wednesday, March 19 starts the long bus ride for chorus. They begin their four day journey to Walt Disney World...

    April 27, 2017 at 11:42 am
  • Effects of Social Media
    Effects of Social Media

    By Kara Baker, Skye Blizzard and Emyli Deleon Snapchat, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Tumblr, YouTube, just some...

    April 21, 2017 at 11:41 am
  • Dress Code Woes
    Dress Code Woes

    By Lyndsey Lethbridge, Xena Mae Davis and Eryn Ishler When the cold settles down, the warm rises up. As the season...

    April 21, 2017 at 11:39 am

Video »

Wildcat News S8 E10

Wildcat News S8 E10

April 25, 2017 at 3:41 pm

This week on Wildcat News, Hannah Creech attends the Earth Day March and Special Olympics, Mason Butcher follows chorus to Disney World, Landry Connors discusses the pressure...

  • Wildcat News S8 E9
    Wildcat News S8 E9

    This week on Wildcat News, Landry Connors discusses the price of prom, Greyson Betz sits down with an award winning...

    April 18, 2017 at 2:32 pm
  • Wildcat News S8 E8
    Wildcat News S8 E8

    On this week’s episode of Wildcat News, Landry Connors looks into the relationship between students and...

    April 4, 2017 at 3:38 pm
  • Wildcat News S8 E7
    Wildcat News S8 E7

    This week on Wildcat News, Landry Connors attends the dance show and learns the importance of changing your school...

    March 28, 2017 at 2:47 pm

Sports »

YELL FOR MORE. After scoring a point, freshman Madison Greene yells out of excitement before she goes to celebrate on the court with our teammates. “We got a big kill against Clayton. It was right and we scored a big point,” Madison says. Photo by Kaitlyn Pendergraph.

A Year in Sports

April 27, 2017 at 11:27 am

BACK AT IT AGAIN. Jumping over hurdles, juniors Jakim Graham and Jalin Graham compete for the first time since middle school. Photo by Alexis Stephens. GOALS....

  • Struggle of Soccer Injuries
    Struggle of Soccer Injuries

    Injuries in soccer are a huge concern among parents, athletes and health care professionals. Many guidelines have...

    April 21, 2017 at 11:24 am
  • Soccer Experience
    Soccer Experience

    Run, sprint, get the ball. Pass it to another player, run more, sprint more, get the ball again.  One minute...

    April 20, 2017 at 8:49 am
  • Role Models In Soccer
    Role Models In Soccer

    Posters featuring “the pro’s” hung up on bedroom walls, the bright jerseys of their idol worn on proud shoulders....

    April 20, 2017 at 8:49 am

A&E »

A Tale As Old As Time

A Tale As Old As Time

April 25, 2017 at 11:30 am

Disney has become a household name not only in America but all around the world. Every child has a spot in their heart for Disney. Many kids grow up watching Disney movies...

  • Challenges of a dancer
    Challenges of a dancer

    The crowd cheers as the young performer dances flawlessly across the stage.  The dancer and their team puts in...

    April 21, 2017 at 11:10 am
  • 13 Reasons Why Review
    13 Reasons Why Review

    A decade ago, Jay Asher’s 2007 novel, 13 Reasons Why was released; it eventually would grow to become a New...

    April 5, 2017 at 12:42 pm
  • The Ugly Mug
    The Ugly Mug

    Cozy hidden gem coffee shops are one of my favorite places to spend my time on a winter afternoon and the Ugly...

    December 2, 2016 at 1:25 pm

Editorial »

When We Rise

When We Rise

March 10, 2017 at 2:23 pm

I’ve had to spend years in a place where most people are stuck in a bubble that works as a two way mirror, people can see in, but they can’t see out. Their lives are good,...

  • Ansel Adams
    Ansel Adams

    I’ve always liked the outward simplicity of a photography exhibit. It’s simple white walls, white lights and...

    February 22, 2017 at 2:09 pm
  • The Targeted Media
    The Targeted Media

    Media seems to be in the hot seat again as speculation about fake news and the spreading of finger pointing rises...

    September 18, 2016 at 8:43 pm
  • High School Sweethearts Aren’t Doomed
    High School Sweethearts Aren’t Doomed

    We are not a statistic. There is this idiotic stereotype that couples who start dating in high school are doomed...

    May 13, 2016 at 1:17 pm