Jennifer Lopez Senior Goodbye

Jennifer Lopez, Features Editors

May 4, 2018


Filed under Opinion

As prom and finals start getting closer, I have come to realize that graduation is too. For the past four years, I have been a part of the Knight family. I wouldn't have done anything different, because that way I would've never learned from those mistakes and corrected them. I want to thank most...

Ellie McShane Senior Goodbye

Ellie McShane, Staff Reporter

May 4, 2018


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Joining journalism in the last semester of my senior year, I was very worried. I was joining a full-year class without the full-year experience. I assumed everyone would already have picked seats, made friends, and learned how to write without me. However, when I walked into class one the first...

Abby Hamelton Senior Goodbye

Abby Hamelton, Online Editor

May 4, 2018


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Throughout high school, I have learned many things. I have learned that it is important to be a good person because you never know what someone is going through. Grades actually do matter. No matter how cute you think that one boy is, he more than likely will do you wrong, and coffee is the only...

Erin McBriarty Senior Goodbye

Erin McBriarty, Co Executive Editor

May 4, 2018


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Four years ago, I walked into journalism class and I knew no one. Now this wasn’t a surprise to me because I came from a private school with one other person I had known from day one. I would have to make new friends. Little did I know I would be walking into a class that changes my life as...

Grace Marino Senior Goodbye

Grace Marino, Co Executive Editor

May 4, 2018


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My first day of freshman year, I walked into journalism class expecting creative writing type assignments. I had no idea that I joined the newspaper and freaked out a bit. However, over the years, I have had many amazing opportunities such as learning interview skills, meeting staff and overall...

Erin and Grace’s Column

Grace Marino and McBriarty, Executive Editors

March 21, 2018


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Playing a sport in college is an opportunity that not every athlete is able to accomplish. Whether it be playing D1 or at the local community college, being a college athlete is an exciting and new experience for anyone being involved in sports. Up until eighth grade, I really believed I was going to...

Evan’s Column

Evan Garrett, Sports Editor

March 21, 2018


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With the summer approaching quickly, a lot of my peers have decided to either go to the gym more or eat healthier. Changing your lifestyle is a monumental achievement when you truly dedicate yourself. Despite it being difficult to not let yourself fall back into old diet habits, a change can still be...

Ian Column

Ian Doyle, Entertainment Editor

March 21, 2018


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There is something in the world that just about everyone has to face, whether they want to or not, and although it’s helpful in the long run, it’s not often you enjoy it all that much. I’m of course talking about a job. Even though we pick them ourselves, there is no denying that nobody wants to...

Editorial

Grace Marino and Erin McBriarty, Executive Editors

March 21, 2018


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Ever since the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, on February 14, there has been a lot of talk around the country about gun control and discussions on how to keep schools safe. Many schools have been updating their safety policies and have been performing more lock down drills at all levels in response...

Rising usage of e-cigarettes found within community

Erin McBriarty and Grace Marino, Execuative Editors

February 6, 2018


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With the dramatic rise in the amount of teens who use electronic smoking devices over the past year, something needs to be done to help decrease the numbers of high school users. According to the 2016 Surgeon General report, there has “been substantial increases in the use of emerging tobacco products...

A Message From Us to You

Michelle Jimenez and Jennifer Lopez, Features Editors

February 6, 2018


Filed under Opinion

The love is in the air, spreading nothing but cheesy smiles. It is a time of being deep in love because that's what makes life happy. Our favorite things to receive on Valentine's Day is chocolate covered strawberries and roses. We both think that these two gifts are the perfect symbol for Valentine's...

Convos with the “C” and the “O”

Erin McBriarty and Grace Marino, Executive Editors

February 6, 2018


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As the deadlines for many scholarships are approaching, we have been preparing several essays, collecting transcripts and filling out forms in order to create the best scholarships that we can put together. There are several tips that we think may be helpful to seniors when trying to decide what scholarships...

Opinion