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Atlanta Monster: A Tale of Two Sides

Atlanta Monster: A Tale of Two Sides

Saron Bitew, Reporter

February 2, 2018


Filed under A & E

If over 28 children died, with one major commonality, it’s easy to believe that characteristic is what led to their unfortunate demise. However, the Atlanta Child Murders of 1978-81 split the country between biases of why these children were being murdered. Instead of putting the spotlight on the...

Diversity at the Grammy’s

Diversity at the Grammy’s

Suendus Qureshi, Reporter

February 2, 2018


Filed under A & E, Uncategorized

Sunday, January 28 the 60th Annual Grammys aired, and whether it was the backlash of the #GrammysSoWhite movement on Twitter or if the Grammys genuinely started to recognize people of color, they finally stepped up their game this year and represented more POCs than ever. In 2014, Drake’s Started from th...

One ‘Truly Devious’ Mystery

One ‘Truly Devious’ Mystery

Emma Lovato, News Editor

February 2, 2018


Filed under A & E, Features

Truly Devious By Maureen Johnson 420 pp. Katherine Tegen Books. $17.99. Truly Devious is the first in an enthralling new trilogy by New York Times Bestselling Author Maureen Johnson. The novel surrounds the infamous Ellingham Academy, an “idyllic and fantastical” school that is a haven for un...

Open Mic Time

Leo Nibbe, Tyler Hardin, Reporters

February 2, 2018


Filed under A & E, Features

Attention singers, guitar players, performers, poets, and stand-up comedians!  The open  mic, put together by the library and the performing arts department, will now be available monthly! It takes place in the library during both lunches. There will be a sign up sheet at the front desk there, but only...

Thanksgiving Memories

Rahil Ali, Reporter

December 14, 2017


Filed under A & E

Thanksgiving brings people together to celebrate in remembrance of the treaty and feast established between the Pilgrims and the Wampanoag tribe with festivities from all sorts of cultural backgrounds. In the theme of remembrance, Thanksgiving allows us to share meaningful memories with the friends and f...

A Few of My Favorite Things

Saron Bitew, Reporter

December 14, 2017


Filed under A & E

As the the end of November approaches, the Thanksgiving holiday season draws near. Thanksgiving is one of America’s most popular holidays. It’s most famous practices are watching the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, reuniting with family, watching football, and who could forget the meal? Everyb...

Waiting For A Meaning

Waiting For A Meaning

Tyler Hardin, Reporter

December 14, 2017


Filed under A & E

On January 31 through December 2 the Harley Quinn acting class at Eaglecrest High School performed the play “Waiting For Godot” by Samuel Beckett. Each night a different cast performed and each play had its own twist on Beckett’s play. In 1949 Beckett wrote the play “Waiting For Godot”. Beckett ...

The Curious Ms. Savage

Tyler Hardin, Reporter

November 15, 2017


Filed under A & E, Showcase

     The Eaglecrest Theatre Department’s first production of the year was “The Curious Savage” performed on November ninth through eleventh. The Curious Savage is a play about a woman who after her husband’s death is left with ten million dollars. Her step children in an attempt to get a ...

Depiction of 80s: Stranger Things

Depiction of 80s: Stranger Things

Rahil Ali, Reporter

November 15, 2017


Filed under A & E

     With the release of the second season of Stranger Things, we scramble to find a way to relate back to the 80s. The show does a phenomenal job absorbing the audience into the story and character development. It gives those who lived in the 80s that nostalgia they’ve been craving. The real ques...

Boys in Motion, We Give you our Devotion

Boys in Motion, We Give you our Devotion

Elijah Chase, Reporter

November 15, 2017


Filed under A & E

     As the Boy Poms team danced, rolled, and flipped, the bleachers roared. Boys Poms brought excitement to Homecoming week October second through seventh. The team is only male students coached by two Varsity Girl Poms captains, Greer Hagerman and Kayla Soriano. The team met together and practiced...

“It” Leaves Lasting Impressions

“It” Leaves Lasting Impressions

Rahil Ali, Reporter

October 18, 2017


Filed under A & E, Opinions

   The reinvention of Stephen King’s novel It, directed by Andrés Muschietti is an updated look at the infamous antagonist Pennywise and his search for children to eat. Set in the summer of 1989 in Derry, Maine, a group of young kids that call themselves the “Losers” are trying to survive fr...

“Get Out” to the Movies

“Get Out” to the Movies

Caleb Sewell, Reporter

March 8, 2017


Filed under A & E, Showcase

The Get Out Film hit theaters this past weekend. On a budget of just $4.5 million, the film has already accumulated over $37 million. The film was written and directed by Jordan Peele. Peele got his stardom on the hit t.v. show Key & Peele. Get Out stars upcoming actor and actresses: Daniel Kaluuya,...