Category: News

What Underclassmen Would Like to Change about the School Next Year

What Underclassmen Would Like to Change about the School Next Year

As the 2018 school year comes to a close, the underclassmen are thinking about how they could make the next school year even better than this one. Whether it is having more pep rallies, being able to access the vending machines all day or having a less strict dress code, all the students are eager to be able to improve […]

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Announcement From Our Assistant Principal

Announcement From Our Assistant Principal

Ms. Mangum has some exciting news.

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Wildcat News Season 10 Episode 13

Wildcat News Season 10 Episode 13

This week on Wildcat News, we attend the Stand for the Second Walkout, we sit down with the 2018 lead marshal, we discuss the Facetune application, Vine 2.0 is investigated, and we ask why people believe in conspiracies.

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NHS Induction Ceremony

NHS Induction Ceremony

Sydney Beasley NHS Induction Ceremony On Monday, April 30, the new National Honors Society inductees gathered in the cafeteria for the induction ceremony. Several students were selected to be inducted to NHS. Senior Marianna “Tessa” Starkweather is the Secretary of the club. “The ceremony began on an unsteady note, as our club president, Britta, injured herself while setting up. This […]

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Teacher of the Year

Teacher of the Year

Walking up in perplexion, senior English teacher Brian Vanderlaske is the Johnston County Schools teacher of the year. Each year, the Johnston County Public Schools district holds the Flame for Learning Award Banquet, in which one teacher from the county is awarded the Flame for Learning Award and designated the district teacher of the year, alongside a total cash prize […]

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North Carolina: What are You Waiting For?

North Carolina: What are You Waiting For?

Thunder crashes and torrential rains fall, as winds rush by, displacing all in their path. Citizens listen from within their homes to the sound of disaster outside. Rain is followed by thunder and thunder is followed by wind, until finally silence prevails. Images of such a storm resonate with North Carolinians. The flood waters are long gone, but the effects […]

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High School Class Clusters

High School Class Clusters

For students to be able to receive their diploma at the end of their senior year, they must take a cluster of elective classes that all revolve around the same subject. There are several different class clusters that students could take to find interest in a future career or to learn more in depth of something they are interested in. […]

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Most Influential Teachers

Most Influential Teachers

Several students have had a certain teacher or person in their life that has helped them get through the “hardest time of their life,” high school. Whether it’s because they taught them everything they know about a certain subject or they have helped them to get through a hard time, that teacher has influenced their students greatly. For junior Brianna […]

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Freshmen First Year

Freshmen First Year

As the 2017-2018 school year comes to an end, the freshman class has survived their first year of high school. With overcoming new obstacles, meeting new faces from other schools, learning time management and facing harder courses, freshmen have almost come to the end of one out of four years. Freshman Hayden Barefoot’s first year has treated him well because […]

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Featured: Junior Kaitlyn Pendergraph

Free Audiobooks Are Back

As summer vacation rolls around and students are released from school, two groups work together to provide a new take on reading. Each spring, around the end of April and beginning of May, SYNC Audio Books for Teens and Audiofile team up to provided free audiobooks to youth. “SYNC is a free summer audiobook program for teens 13 and up,” […]

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