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A holiday debate: Christmas vs. Thanksgiving

A holiday debate: Christmas vs. Thanksgiving

Jordan Ladd and Holly Cosgray

November 15, 2017


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Pro Thanksgiving by Jordan Ladd Halloween has come and gone, and it’s time to get ready for the next big holiday: Thanksgiving. But, wait . . . what’s up with the Christmas toy catalogues arriving in the mail, Christmas decorations going up in stores, and Christmas songs being played? It see...

A letter to ISIS

A letter to ISIS

Dacota Shockley, Staff Writer

November 13, 2017


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Dear ISIS, Two simple words: stop it. Your name brings hatred, questions, and fright. You have killed thousands, you hurt even more. So, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, I ask you one key question: Why are you against everyone? You leave people thinking: “Will they come after me next?” Your tactics are...

Fans losing interest in professional sports

Elijah Hudson, Sports Writer

November 13, 2017


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America is a country that loves its sports. Sadly, this love has been declining in recent years. This decline has been caused by multiple reasons. Personally, my love for these games is virtually gone, especially at the professional level, and here’s why.   Loyalty has left sports In the good ol’ days...

Student body survey

Joe Perry and Dacota Shockley

November 1, 2017


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As many of you may have seen, a form consisting of six questions was sent to all of you, the student body. We received 83 responses, which is around 20% of the amount of students here at Delphi. The results are in, so let’s get down to it. Question 1: Are President Trump's tweets good or bad for...

I tried the “Nature Cure”

I tried the “Nature Cure”

Emily Hudson, Editor

October 30, 2017


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As much as my mom bothers me to do so, I rarely care to step into the bug-infested outdoors. It does not appeal to me to walk around being eaten by bugs, burned by the sun, or frozen by a breeze. I would rather sit inside in the comfort of screened windows and temperature control. However, after reading...

It’s all about Target

Kristina Powlen, Staff writer

October 12, 2017


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TARGET! Target is heaven on earth! Everything is how cute?!!! So cuuuute! Target has everything from shoes, to jewelry, to clothes, to makeup, to food! Whatever you need, you can find it at Target at a decent price! If you need a new purse...TARGET! If you need a cute hat...TARGET! If you need a l...

Thirteen reasons why not

Thirteen reasons why not

Dacota Shockley, Staff Writer

September 28, 2017


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13 Reasons Why, based on a young adult novel by Jay Asher, became an instant hit when released by Netflix earlier this year. The show revolves around a high school student named Clay Jensen and his friend Hannah Baker, who committed suicide. Before Hannah committed suicide, she recorded thirteen cassette...

5 things Trump has done right

5 things Trump has done right

Joe Perry, Sports Writer

September 26, 2017


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As all Americans know, or at least should know, Donald Trump is our 45th president. He campaigned on promises of stricter immigration, bringing jobs back to the U.S., lowering taxes, and repealing and replacing President Obama’s signature Affordable Care Act.   Though Trump has done a lot of positive thi...

We’ve been to 49 states and this is what we noticed

We’ve been to 49 states and this is what we noticed

Elijah Hudson and Emily Hudson

September 12, 2017


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Some might say that we have vacationed to 49 states. We say that we had 49 adventures. When you picture a vacation, you think of laying out in the sun alongside of the beach. We picture being cramped into a van for three weeks, sweating from not having any air conditioning. It has definitely been an exper...

Qualities every teacher should have

Dacota Shockley, Staff Writer

September 11, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Student Life

We have officially ended the first month of the 2017-2018 school year. We’ve had to deal with waking up at the crack of dawn every day, wondering who to sit with at lunch, getting used to our new locker combination, taking chapter tests, becoming familiar with our new class schedule, and most impor...

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