Articles By: bryana konig

Life Outside School

Life Outside School

The amount of homework can be overwhelming by itself but with other activities it can just become a burden. There are students that spend hours doing extra curricular activities after school to then go home and spend hours doing homework. Sophomore Colby Jackson dances two to three hours every day. Having dance every day and having homework every night can […]

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Just Hold On

Just Hold On

The stress of school, the pressure to succeed, the struggle to fit in, and home life. All of these can be factors of someone struggling with depression. Sophomore Kenzy Webster believes that people feeling like they are not wanted, liked, or good enough is the main cause of depression. “If someone is constantly putting someone else down and making them […]

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A New Semester

A New Semester

The familiar sound of the bell, the groups of friends scattered through the commons gossiping, and having to cram the night before a test. That’s just a few things that will never change with the semester. This week, was the start of the second semester and a huge change in workload for many. With AP classes in the second semester, […]

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Dreams To Reality

Dreams To Reality

Junior Izaiak Hernandez is no stranger to talking in front of a camera. With a YouTube channel called Lone Lukos he is used to being in front of a camera. He also has his own business making t-shirts called Fear the Pack. Out of these, Hernandez enjoys YouTube more. “With YouTube I can really be myself,” Hernandez said. “Where as […]

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An Unexpected Passion

An Unexpected Passion

The sound of the shoes against the floor, the music blasting through the studio, and the time and effort all for a short time on the stage to showcase all the work. Sophomore Colby Jackson has had a growing passion for dance since the first time he walked into Alicia’s School of Performing Arts four years ago for a musical […]

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Keeping With Tradition

Keeping With Tradition

The doors of the Dorton Arena are wide open at the North Carolina State Fair. The music can be heard from the doors as the music and dance competition for the Folk Festival. The musicians are playing their instruments in front of hundreds of people as the dancers are dancing in front of them for a panel of judges. A […]

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A Passion to Last a Lifetime

A Passion to Last a Lifetime

The sound of the computer keys and mouse clicking, the ideas flowing through her head, and the satisfaction of seeing a final product. Senior Melina Solano has a growing passion for graphic design. Her love for graphic design came to be while she was looking at movie posters and book covers. While Solano was looking at the book covers and […]

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