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Governor Pence’s rise to Vice President

Governor Pence’s rise to Vice President

Emily Hudson, staff writer

December 12, 2016


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Donald Trump won the election, which means Governor Mike Pence is the vice-president elect. So how did a man from a town smaller than the size of Lafayette end up our soon-to-be second-in-command? Governor Pence’s public service career started in 2000 when he became a congressman, where he repres...

Devastating House Fire in Flora

Katie Gear, staff writer

December 6, 2016


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On Nov. 21, the town of Flora, IN suffered the devastating deaths of four beautiful young girls. Five-year-old Kionnie Welch, 7-year-old Kerriele McDonald, 9-year-old Keyara Phillips and 11-year-old Keyana Davis died of smoke inhalation as their home caught fire in the early morning hours. The girls...

Domino’s training reindeer to deliver pizzas in time for Christmas

Domino’s training reindeer to deliver pizzas in time for Christmas

Bella McGill, Editor

December 1, 2016


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Rudolph is doing more than just helping Santa Claus deliver presents this year; he’s delivering pizzas, too! Domino’s Pizza in Japan recently released a video showing employees leading a reindeer around a parking lot with pizzas first on its back and then on a red sleigh. While the commercial ma...

Silent Trump protest sweeps the nation

Hannah Irelan, Editor

November 28, 2016


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With the election done and over (finally), the voices of many are being heard louder than ever before. While some are displaying their rage and anger quite publically, others, like myself, are participating in a rather silent show of solidarity, and they are doing it by simply wearing a safety pin. Mi...

More than half of Earth’s wildlife to be gone by 2020

More than half of Earth’s wildlife to be gone by 2020

Carol Johnson, staff writer

November 14, 2016


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Earth is entering the sixth mass extinction and scientists fully believe that it is because of humans. According to World Wildlife Fund (WWF), two-thirds of the Earth’s wildlife will be gone by the end of this decade and they urge countries all over the world to take action immediately. The WWF...

Twitter killed the Vine star

Hannah Alexander, Staff Writer

November 11, 2016


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Vine is dead. Due to a lack of funding, Twitter, which bought Vine for $30 million in 2012,  has decided to shut Vine down. Vine was introduced in 2012 as a way for users to showcase their everyday lives. It wasn’t meant to be its own social media website, and it became popular almost by accide...

Metropolitan Opera cancelled after security scare

Metropolitan Opera cancelled after security scare

Bella McGill, Editor

November 7, 2016


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On Saturday, Oct. 29, the afternoon performance of Guillaume Tell at the Metropolitan Opera House was cancelled when a man sprinkled a mysterious gray substance into the orchestra pit during the second intermission. The performance for later that night was also cancelled, but the Met reopened Monday, ...

Hurricane Matthew hurts Caribbean and United States

Hurricane Matthew hurts Caribbean and United States

Carol Johnson, staff writer

October 14, 2016


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Hurricane Matthew, a category five hurricane, first hit land on Oct. 4. Haiti and Cuba were the first victims of the storm. The winds were not the main cause of death and damages. Severe flooding has left Haiti in a state of emergency with over 1,000 reported deaths and over a million people in need....

Clinton’s pneumonia a non-issue

Hannah Alexander, staff writer

September 23, 2016


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Everybody gets sick. It is just a fact of life. So, why is it such a big deal when Hillary Clinton gets sick? Recently, presidential candidate Hillary Clinton had pneumonia. This diagnosis has led to a huge debate over Clinton’s physical health and even her ability to be president. Here are the ...

JonBenet Ramsey: 20 years and no justice

JonBenet Ramsey: 20 years and no justice

Bella McGill, Editor

September 20, 2016


Filed under Feature, News

JonBenet Ramsey. The name is most likely not familiar to the students of Delphi Community High School. We weren’t born when she was brutally murdered on Christmas and found hanging in her basement the next day. We weren’t alive to watch the news as the nation lamented the loss of the adorable little...

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