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Earthquake Shakes Iran-Iraq on Catastrophic Levels

Earthquake Shakes Iran-Iraq on Catastrophic Levels

December 14, 2017

On November 13, 2017, a massive earthquake hit Iran-Iraq. The earthquake was so powerful that it killed...

Rotation Records Puts down Roots in Norristown

December 13, 2017

Norristown can now boast that it is home to Rotation Records who just held their grand opening in Nor...

Two Ex-Trump Aides Head to U.S. Court on Charges in Russia Probe

Two Ex-Trump Aides Head to U.S. Court on Charges in Russia Probe

December 5, 2017

Donald Trump's Campaign Manager Paul Manafort and Business Associate Rick Gates are expected to make...

Thanksgiving Game: Upper Merion vs. Norristown

Thanksgiving Game: Upper Merion vs. Norristown

December 5, 2017

On November 23rd, 2017, Norristown and Upper Merion played a game that will go down in history, as Norristown...

Norristown Gets Pumped for big Game

Jessica Yates, Editor-In-Chief

November 22, 2017

Filed under School News, Sports

The football team of Norristown Area High School prepares to face off against rival Upper Merion for their annual Thanksgiving Day game. The game starts at 10 in the morning and will be held at Upper Merion this year. Make sure to come out and rep Norristown's colors!! https://youtu.be/Y0sDA7WQxDE    

Television Creates Wild Stereotypes

Imani Davis, Staff Reporter

November 16, 2017

Filed under News

There has been an interesting debate lately posted to debate.org: Does TV promote Dangerous Stereotypes? This really caught my attention. I realize the television elicits various emotional responses from people.   The discussions on Debate.org, the programmers they were talking about was reality tv, and streaming programmers. Suc...

Norristown Celebrates Veterans Day

Norristown Celebrates Veterans Day

November 15, 2017

Veterans Day, November 11th, is a holiday that honors military veterans. In order to celebrate and recognize...

Wildfires Spread Rapidly throughout California

Gabrielle DeFrangesco, Staff Reporter

November 10, 2017

Filed under News

The recent outbreaks of Wildfires in California has left citizens homeless, traumatized, heart-broken and horrified for what is to come. As of October 18th, 15 major wildfires have killed 42 people and rising, and 88 loved ones are still missing from their homes. Within the fires, according to cnn.com, “11,000 firefighters...

Spirit Week 2K17 Starts the Year Off With a Bang! EDITED

Jayana Webb and Cameron Johnson

November 9, 2017

Filed under School News

October 2nd 2017 marked the 25th annual Spirit Week at Norristown Area School District. Students and teachers started off the week with a new spirit day called "Meme Day". On Meme day students and teachers were asked to dress like their favorite meme. Many students found this challenging and didn’t participate in thi...

Dove Gone Racist? EDITED

Dove Gone Racist? EDITED

October 23, 2017

Dove has been gaining a bit of buzz recently, but not in the best way. Their most recent ad has caused...

Zookeeper Mauled To Death By Tigers

Zookeeper Mauled To Death By Tigers

October 18, 2017

On October 7th, Anjaneya, a temporary caregiver for two white tiger cubs was viciously attacked and killed...

Hurricane Devastation

Hurricane Devastation

October 18, 2017

#hurricaneharvey #hurricaneirma #hurricanemaria #helphurricanevictims       Destruction. Messes to clean u...

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