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Area 51: From viral to Vegas

Area 51: From viral to Vegas

Ava Charnley, staff writer

September 25, 2019

Soon after the iconic “Storming Area 51” post by Matty Roberts went viral on Facebook on Aug. 10, 2019 at 10:28 p.m,. people started taking this post seriously. This joke was taken farther than any one of us could have imagined. People were setting up times to actually storm Area 51. The government frowned...

Netflix faces irrelevancy amidst upcoming competition

With the way things are looking, Netflix will have major competition in the coming years. Disney+, shown above, is only one of the lower-priced options looking to take Netflix out.

Jordan Ladd, editor

September 11, 2019

As the years pass, things that were once seen as very popular are now long forgotten. Take, for instance, the VHS tape. We laugh at the primitive technology our parents had, but in the ‘80s, it was not only valuable and common to have one, but it also allowed for a connection of relationships through shared...

Delphi Bracketology Club provides unique experiences

The players and coach of Virginia men's basketball team in a press conference where Delphi Bracketology members looked on.

Elijah Hudson, Staff Writer

September 11, 2019

Believe it or not, a group of high school students and teachers from a little town in Indiana are some of the best bracketologists in the world. We enter in a competition yearly on BracketMatrix.com to see how our bracket compares to other bracketologists from ESPN, CBS, Sports Illustrated and others....

What is being done on vaping?

What is being done on vaping?

Jessica Powlen, Staff writer

August 28, 2019

I guarantee all, or at least some of the people that have held an e-cigarette in this school saw the title of this article and scrolled past.  Those of you who are still reading this most likely already understand the consequences that come as a result of using these deadly devices. However, the pu...

When They See Us captivates Netflix audiences

When They See Us captivates Netflix audiences

Cynthia Rossi, Staff Writer

August 28, 2019

Over the summer,  Netflix released a limited series titled When They See Us directed by Ava DuVernay. The series follows the story of the Exonerated Five and the years succeeding their wrongful conviction in the year 1989. The show immediately became a huge hit as well as an outlet for five incredibl...

New Faculty at DCHS

New Faculty at DCHS

Elijah Hudson, Staff Writer

August 28, 2019

Angela Bieghler (Guidance counselor) What previous schools have you taught at?   “I’ve taught at Rensselaer, Frontier, and Kouts for 25 years in total.”   What is the main reason you decided to work in a school?   “I was heavily influenced by educators such ...

Six tips to writing a scholarship essay

Six tips to writing a scholarship essay

Elizabeth Walker, Staff Writer

August 28, 2019

Well, it’s that time of year again. The stress in the school is palpable as everyone rushes to turn in assignments, resumes, recommendations, essays, and applications for college, classes, and scholarships. There must be a way to rectify this situation and ease the minds of the frazzled students, despe...

Four exchange students call DCHS home this year

This year's exchange students pose for a photo. From left: Pat Ruanglapanan (Thailand), Vega Kangasmaki (Finland), Sarah Kase (Germany), Miles Benarczyk (Poland)

Jordan Ladd, editor

August 28, 2019

For the past few years, the Delphi School Corporation has been privileged to host many foreign exchange students. This year, four exchange students are walking the halls of DCHS, and are excited to dive into American and midwestern culture. Here are some fast facts so you can get to know them: &n...

Possibility of Podcast

Possibility of Podcast

May 1, 2019

What are podcasts? Podcasts are basically an on demand radio talk show. Podcasts typically consist of two people discussing a variety of topics or a single person talking about their thoughts. While that might not sound interesting, podcasts cover just about every topic you can think about. Podcas...

Historic structures play significant roles in our lives

Historic structures play significant roles in our lives

Jessica Powlen, staff writer

May 1, 2019

There are many sites around the globe that tend to be taken for granted, sites that are full of beauty and history. Some of these historic structures have been in existence for centuries and hold much heritage and history.  These monuments are what create the “spirit” of the cities they are located ...

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