The power of stories

The power of stories

Nickolas Roberson, Columnist

October 18, 2018


Filed under Feature, Opinions, Uncategorized

“Once upon a time,” a phrase that has introduced an abundance of fantasy stories over the past few centuries, ranging from adventure and danger, to romance and tragedy, to eerie and ghostly. With Halloween close at hand, it is the time for spooky, flashlight stories being told by a nestled campfir...

Last minute costume ideas for the procrastinator

Last minute costume ideas for the procrastinator

Katlyn Sherinian, staff writer

October 17, 2018


Filed under Feature, Showcase

Halloween is a great opportunity to show our creative sides. Life gets in the way of our creative process. Next thing we know it is Oct. 30 and we only have one day to plan our costume. Luckily, I have all of you procrastinators covered with some great last minute costume ideas.   Moth and l...

3 fall foods sure to please

3 fall foods sure to please

Katlyn Sherinian

October 17, 2018


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Fall is filled with laughing children and crunchy leaves. The trees start to change color and you can’t help but to feel relaxed. The wind is just calling for you to take a stroll. When you get back from that nice calming walk, you can choose from this list of amazing fall recipes.   Roa...

Doomsday: a cultural phenomenon

Doomsday: a cultural phenomenon

Cynthia Rossi, Staff Writer

October 17, 2018


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According to a lot of different cultures, we are already supposed to be dead by now. And if you think that’s frank, you should take a look at how these cultures predicted we were going to die. Every culture or religion has its own prediction on when the world is going to end, whether it be on a spec...

Entrepreneurship: From the Netherlands to Carroll County

Entrepreneurship: From the Netherlands to Carroll County

Jordan Ladd, editor

October 3, 2018


Filed under Feature, Showcase

Sisters Bianca and Natasha have both had their share of late-nighters when it comes to school work. While in university, both were self-proclaimed “procrastinators,” and as any well-versed procrastinator knows, they needed a way to stay up late at night to complete assignments. The sisters tu...

Music plays an important role in our lives

Music plays an important role in our lives

Jessica Powlen, staff writer

October 3, 2018


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  Have you ever noticed whenever your favorite tune comes on, your head starts bobbing to the beat, your foot starts tapping, or you start lip syncing to the words, sometimes without even realizing it?  Why is it that you react this way? The reason you tap your feet or bob your head is becaus...

Depletion of bees could create a natural crisis

Depletion of bees could create a natural crisis

Elizabeth Walker, Staff Writer

October 3, 2018


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Each year, honeybees partake in the creation of about 15 billion dollars of agricultural crops. What would happen to those crops if the honeybee went extinct? This question is a substantial, real life problem if scientists and humans alike can’t find a way to make the bee populations stabilize. Many...

Exploration Acres reveals a “Stranger” theme this year

Exploration Acres reveals a “Stranger” theme this year

Jessica Powlen, staff writer

September 19, 2018


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Have you finished binge-watching seasons one and two of Stranger Things?  Fans of this show have to suffer until the summer of 2019 for season three to be released, but that has not stopped the predictions: How will the mind flayer come into play? What’s going to happen with the budding romance between ...

How to develop your personal style

How to develop your personal style

Katlyn Sherinian

September 19, 2018


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Have you looked at those Instagram girls and envied their style? It is no longer out of your reach. Read these steps to figure out how to become fashionable. Remember that fashion has no rules. These are just tips that have helped me and a few others along the way.       1. Figure out what you want to port...

Five exchange students make their home in Delphi

Five exchange students make their home in Delphi

Jordan Ladd, editor

September 19, 2018


Filed under Feature, Showcase

This year, Delphi is privileged enough to host five exchange students from around the world. In the past, Delphi has hosted students from a variety of places, including Switzerland, Indonesia, Serbia, France, and Japan, to name a few. The exchange students for this year come from all over the world: B...

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