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School walkouts are productive protest

Colton Robertson, Editor-In-Chief

March 23, 2018

Filed under Editorials, Uncategorized

Following the shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, numerous student bodies at schools across the country have taken it into their own hands to call for gun reform. Students are planning National Walk...

Harry Potter and Star Wars are the best sagas

Colton Robertson, Editor-In-Chief

January 26, 2018

Filed under Editorials

After causing a bit of controversy with my last column, I decided to go with a less touchy subject: The greatest movie sagas of all time. There is only one qualification for me to consider a movie series a saga:ssssss it must be...

President Trump needs better control

Jasmin Jenkins, Reporter

January 26, 2018

Filed under Editorials

Many people use social media to express how they feel, stay up to date, and to simply snoop out the next scope. That could be a bad thing because not everything should be taken to or announced to the public. President Tr...

Television is not what it once was

Mason Rhodes, Reporter

December 15, 2017

Filed under Editorials, The Jag

Many of us remember the days when you would come home from school and you would watch an episode of "The Suite Life of Zack and Cody” or “ That’s So Raven” and even many cartoons such as “Phineas and Ferb” and my person...

Cyntoia Brown is the victim of corruption

Jasmin Jenkins, Reporter

December 15, 2017

Filed under Editorials, The Jag

Cyntoia Brown was sentenced to life in prison at the age of 16. She killed the man who had picked her up. With the help of many celebrities on social media taking a new interest into the case, it has drawn media attention aga...

Music creativity is not dead

Tavarus Pennington, Editorials Editor

November 20, 2017

Filed under Editorials

In a time where classical forms of art are underappreciated and under consumed, the monolithic idea of creativity has been sufficed by modern pop culture and the evolution that it has embraced. Every year, somewhere in America, cla...

Adult expectations are too high

Delaney Jackson, Assistant Editor-in-Chief

November 20, 2017

Filed under Editorials

Teenagers have a lot of stress and pressure put on them from nearly everyone in their lives. All teenagers have pressure on them. The pressure their parents put on them, coaches, bosses, friends, and more. For me, on a typical ...

The true history of Thanksgiving

Tavarus Pennington, Editorials Editor

November 20, 2017

Filed under Editorials

Every November, countless American families feast over a table of delectable “thanksgiving” foods. This is a tradition meant to signify the peace, common ground, and friendly communion found between the Europeans that migrated...

School dress code; good or bad

Mahquiya Davis, Reporter

September 22, 2017

Filed under Editorials

Dress code, right? Every place has one. Go to the grocery store. No shoes, no shirt, no service. Your job. Wear the uniform provided to you or suffer the consequences. Society requires you to conform in certain ways. And while we ...

Get into money saving habits now

Destiny Lee, Reporter

September 22, 2017

Filed under Editorials

In school, students start making their own money, and with that, have the freedom to spend it how they choose. 185 responses were received when a survey on teen money spending was sent out among South students. About 47 perce...

Recent racist events turn the scope on Blue Springs

Staff Editorial

May 22, 2017

Filed under Editorials, The Jag

Recent events here in Blue Springs have made our stomachs turn. One took place right here in our very own school. A sophomore girl was recently singled out when she found one of her papers with the word “nigger” drawn out...

Mahlyk’s Mind

Mahlyk Davis, Former Sports Editor

May 12, 2017

Filed under Editorials

High school: it’s the best of times; it’s the worst of times. We are pushed through a treacherous system in which we are brainwashed to believe the notion that numbers such as grades, standardized test scores and attendance...

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