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By the Numbers: A record breaking Thanksgiving 2018

By the Numbers: A record breaking Thanksgiving 2018

Jackson Carlstrom, Managing Editor

November 30, 2018


Filed under COLUMNS, FEATURES, Showcase

Holiday weekends are competitive in the film industry. Adults are off of work, and children are out of school, so studios always push for a big profit during the holidays. Thanksgiving weekend is huge in particular, as theaters often see increased attendance due to the getting together of families fo...

Purchasing a real Christmas Tree vs a fake tree

Purchasing a real Christmas Tree vs a fake tree

Jackson Carlstrom, Managing Editor

November 30, 2018


Filed under FEATURES

With Christmas quickly approaching, people are getting ready for the holiday season. And perhaps there is no better way to bring the joy of Christmas in your house than by putting up a Christmas tree. Families all around the world have Christmas trees. It is a classic Christmas tradition to get a tre...

Evolution of Santa Claus

Evolution of Santa Claus

Georgia Miller, Editor in Chief

November 30, 2018


Filed under FEATURES

The Santa Claus of today didn’t always exist. In fact, without a saint from what is now Turkey, there wouldn’t be Santa Claus at all. Saint Nicholas was a Bishop in fourth century Myra. He was rich because his mother and father died when he was very young and left him a lot of money. In December o...

Bursting with energy

Bursting with energy

Hannah Elliott, Co-Editor

November 29, 2018


Filed under FEATURES, STUDENTS

School requires a lot of hard work and attention. Sometimes, assignments require staying up late to finish. Not getting enough sleep can make someone tired, and a quick way to get a burst of energy is from an energy drink. On campus, energy drinks are available in the Trojan Perk shop before sch...

By the Numbers: Marvel’s Venom and critics vs fans

By the Numbers: Marvel’s Venom and critics vs fans

Jackson Carlstrom, Managing Editor

November 14, 2018


Filed under COLUMNS, FEATURES

Marvel’s Venom, released on October 25 from Sony Pictures, marks the iconic comic villains first appearance on the big screen since Spider-Man 3 back in 2007. Naturally, audiences were anticipating the film, ready to see their favorite Symbiote back in action. However, now that the film has been in t...

The past and present of the Albany fair

The past and present of the Albany fair

Hannah Elliott, Co-Editor

November 13, 2018


Filed under FEATURES, STUDENTS

The annual Southwest Georgia fall fair in Albany has just passed. It ran from October 30 to November 4, and had many types of activities for everyone that attended. The fair has been around for 72 years this year, and has gone through many changes. The fair was started by Ralph Allison as an atte...

Trick or treat — or not

Trick or treat — or not

Carlin Garey, Shorts Editor/Social Media Co-director

November 2, 2018


Filed under FEATURES

Halloween is a time for people to enjoy a day off with the family and consume candy until they can no longer. Thirty percent of people in America participate in trick or treating with their loved ones so they can enjoy the holiday for what it is. However, the other 70 percent believe that they are t...

High school: easy as A, B, C

High school: easy as A, B, C

Hannah Elliott, Co-Editor

October 25, 2018


Filed under FEATURES, Showcase

While most knew their ABCs before they were six, the alphabet can still be pretty important in knowing one's way around a high school. Even more important are the connecting hyperlinks in each of the following 26 elements in this alternative directory to life in high school. A - AP/Honors classes. Academics i...

Panoptic Profile Quiz: What superlative are you?

Panoptic Profile Quiz: What superlative are you?

Editorial Board, Editors

October 3, 2018


Filed under FEATURES, PANOPTIC PROFILE QUIZZES

(Written by Yearbook Staffer - Peyton Hart (10) for P.O.W) Have you ever wondered what superlative you would get? Keep count of your answers to get the results.   You catch your crush staring at you..What do you do? Roll your eyes and ask what they're looking at Start blushing...

By the Numbers: August Films

By the Numbers: August Films

Jackson Carlstrom, Managing Editor

October 3, 2018


Filed under COLUMNS, FEATURES

The movie industry is a very competitive market, with films being produced and released by major companies like Disney, Fox, Warner Brothers, and other huge studios. Fridays are the usual day for a studio to release a film to theaters so that the film can open up for the weekend and make money. Last mo...

Panoptic Profile Quiz: What type of student are you?

Panoptic Profile Quiz: What type of student are you?

Hannah Elliott, Co-Editor

October 2, 2018


Filed under FEATURES, INTERACTIVITY, PANOPTIC PROFILE QUIZZES

Want to know what stereotypical student you are? Find your zodiac sign below and let us know if it was accurate! Aries (Mar 21 - Apr 20): The leader The fiery confidence of an Aries allows them to rule the classroom scene. An Aries almost always knows what they’re doing, and if they don’t, t...

Panoptic Profile Quiz: What movie student are you?

Panoptic Profile Quiz: What movie student are you?

Hannah Elliott, Co-Editor

October 2, 2018


Filed under FEATURES, INTERACTIVITY, PANOPTIC PROFILE QUIZZES

Have you ever wondered what fictional student you're most like? Keep count of each number you choose for each question to reveal your movie twin! When do you do your homework? The class before it’s due The day assigned The night before it’s due Wait, there was homework? ...

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