9/11 still causes sadness

By Ally Hartwyk '18

September 22, 2014

Filed under Blog, Opinion

Yesterday in Ms. Grossmann’s journalism class, we discussed the terrible actions of terrorists who knocked the twin towers down. We also read about an article about Nick Brandemarti, a graduate of West Deptford High School,...

Living in fear because of ISIS

By Ally Hartwyk '18

September 22, 2014

Filed under Blog, Opinion

As I was reading about the ISIS crisis on Fox News, I was completely shocked. The fact that every time journalists have to go to foreign countries in fear of not making it out alive is a travesty. The article exclaimed that ISIS s...

My first day as a freshman was scary

By Caterina Gismondi '18

September 22, 2014

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“Ring” “Ring” was the sound I had woken up to that meant the first day of high school. It was an exciting experience. The night before I was really nervous because I didn’t know what to expect. Once the day arrived,...

The world is a scary place

By By Ellen Hamilton '15

September 22, 2014

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Recently ISIS, a Middle Eastern group, beheaded two American reporters in Syria. The first thing I thought when I heard of these beheadings was how does something like this still occur in modern society? This is 2014. I always...

I was a bundle of nerves on my first day of high school

By Ally Hartwyk '18

September 22, 2014

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I walked into my homeroom with a nervous feeling in my stomach. Millions of questions kept vigorously running through my head: “Who is going to be in my classes? Will I like my teachers? Am I going to be majorly stressed ou...

My last first day of school

By Gerald Owens '16

January 2, 2014

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It was surreal sound hearing my alarm clock go off. As usual the creaking of house was an indicator that my mother was coming to knock on my door and say happy first day. But to be honest, I didn’t want to hear that. My mind...

Autumn flies by so quickly

By Billy Chalmers '16

January 1, 2014

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Autumn flies by so quickly. My favorite season comes and goes. The beauty of the autumn leaves is like a painting by Picasso. The colors swirl as if the paint ran down the canvas and dripped to the floor, creating new colors never...

Mrs. K is the nicest aide I ever had

By Chandler Elliott '16

January 1, 2014

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Mrs. K is the nicest aid I ever had, and she is also my best friend.  She is always so thoughtful and sweet.  Another word I would use to describe her is helpful because she goes out of her way just to try to help anyone in...

Playing football gives me an adrenalin shot

By David Hamilton '16

January 1, 2014

Filed under Blog

The excitement begins when we are in the weight room getting dressed. Everyone is hyped like they are at a concert. I’m feeling like I took an adrenalin shot because I’m so excited to play in the football game.  The excitement...

The woods are a peaceful place

By Kevin Pizzutillo '16

January 1, 2014

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My favorite thing to do is to hunt. I love it. It is so relaxing. When I’m in the woods, all of my anger and stress is relieved.  The woods to me are like a peaceful, happy place. All of the trees and sounds of the wind howling...

Marching Band is a beautiful part of my life

By Mike Watts '16

January 1, 2014

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The Marching Band is the best place to be in my mind. All the music is soothing and gives me chills. The flow of the music is like an elegant story playing through your ears. All the marchers marching in time, and the Color Guard...

I love music and my best friend

By Neva Costello '16

January 1, 2014

Filed under Blog

When I listen to my favorite song, it’s like I’m in an endless abyss. I lose my mind in the song and just drift away. I forget about everything around me and just concentrate on the song. I float away like I’m on a cloud...

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