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A Country Divided

Graphic by Grace O'Neil
November 24, 2020

The 2020 election has been one we will never forget. In some ways, it has been a privilege to witness such a historical election, but in other ways it has been a curse. The “who really won the election”...

Student shout out: Virtual vs. eLearning

Student shout out: Virtual vs. eLearning
November 18, 2020

Virtual learning or eLearning? This is a hot topic at the moment, leaving the student body debating and questioning which is the better fit. We heard from the teachers, so now let's hear from the students.   Alyssa...

Supporting loved ones from afar this Thanksgiving

Supporting loved ones from afar this Thanksgiving
November 18, 2020

With COVID-19 looming over our heads, one thing that will look a bit different this year is Thanksgiving. The holiday, usually celebrated by families coming together to share a special meal, is going to...

Annual Mears Gobble Waddle: the 5K that has raised 16K

2019 Mears Gobble Waddle group shot, taken seconds before the cannon sounds, starting the race.
November 18, 2020

Before you marry someone, it is important to know about their family. Are they the type of family to cook everything from scratch? Do they visit Christmas lights every chance they get? Do they have formal...

Teachers tackle virtual learning

Teachers tackle virtual learning
November 11, 2020

COVID-19 struck yet again last week, and for the first time we are experiencing virtual learning at DCHS. While it may be hard on us as students, many of the teachers at DCHS are having to adjust to virtual...

Lessons in The Nightmare Before Christmas

Lessons in The Nightmare Before Christmas
November 4, 2020

The movie The Nightmare Before Christmas is considered a staple around Halloween time. The movie is about Jack Skellington and his boredom with being the Pumpkin King for several years. After visiting...

DCHS fire cadets making a difference

Delphi's fire department cadets lined up in front of one of the fire trucks. Top row left to right: Tyler Bishop, Micah Lawless. Bottom row left to right: Cason Bishop, Eli Bender, Cameron Brown
November 4, 2020

It is a normal occurrence for teens to have jobs during their high school career, but you don’t commonly think of them being volunteers for the local fire department. Delphi has not only one, but five...

The art of accessorizing: quirky earrings are in style

The art of accessorizing: quirky earrings are in style
October 14, 2020

   In the world of fashion, earrings are an incredible way to draw attention to yourself and your outfit in general. Even if they’re not extravagant diamond studs or designer brands, earrings are,...

The value of farming

Doug Mears with his farmhand, Jackson Harter, in front of semi tractor.
October 14, 2020

Monday Oct. 12 was National Farmers Day, a day to offer well deserved praise to the men and women who help shape our country every day. Carroll County, a largely agricultural area, has farmers scattered...

Five fun DIY milkshakes

Five fun DIY milkshakes
October 14, 2020

Last Wednesday, I came home from school with a very specific craving: a Reese’s milkshake. I didn’t want to leave my house again to go get one, so I decided to make my own from home. When the milkshake...

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