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Black Men Arrested at Starbucks for No Reason

Black Men Arrested at Starbucks for No Reason

May 16, 2018

      Two African American men, Donte Robinson and Rashon Nelson were arrested after asking to...

A Push for Gun Control makes Headway

A Push for Gun Control makes Headway

April 4, 2018

      Gun Control is a phrase that people use often without understanding its true meanning. According to...

Should Teachers Have The Right To Be Armed in Class?

Should Teachers Have The Right To Be Armed in Class?

March 5, 2018

With all the news full about the horrific shooting that had happened on February 14th, 2018, many pe...

Labor Laws may be Limiting Minors

Labor Laws may be Limiting Minors

February 12, 2018

Many young teens wonder why can we only work 3 hours on weekdays or 8 hours on weekends? Why is ther...

One Senior Offers Some Sage Advice on the College Search

Shirell Harrison, Staff Reporter

January 30, 2018

Filed under Opinion and Editorials, School Fun & Advice

As a senior reflecting on my high school career, I realized I made many mistakes. Every year is important (contrary to belief), but junior year is the most important of your high school career. Luckily, it can be very simple if you plan correctly. First step is the SAT/ACT testing. Nationally the SAT is found to be more...

FREE CYNTOIA BROWN!

FREE CYNTOIA BROWN!

January 29, 2018

A woman’s wrongly convicted case has been brought to light recently when celebrities Rihanna and Kim...

Top 10 Best Albums of 2017

Top 10 Best Albums of 2017

January 29, 2018

2017 Has been one very eventful year for sure. As we all know, with eventful moments come even more eventful...

Norristown Needs New Network

Duyen To, Staff Reporter

January 2, 2018

Filed under Opinion and Editorials

The majority of Norristown Area High School students are frustrated with the spotty internet connection in the school building.  There is often no service in many of the classrooms. One upperclassmen reports, “I’d usually get a bar… It’s okay I guess.”  Still most of the school work involves connecting to the interne...

Students Need more time Between Classes

January 2, 2018

A breeze of wind flies across your face, and as you're running a teacher yells “Stop Running In The Ha...

Freshmen Tips and Tricks

Freshmen Tips and Tricks

October 27, 2017

Navigating High School for the first few months can get a bit frustrating and overwhelming when you're a...

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...

Summer 2K17: Highlights Recapped

Summer 2K17: Highlights Recapped

October 12, 2017

Summer… it only comes once a year and, with a snap of a finger, it ends.Despite its quickness, there’s...

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