October 17, 2013 – 8:52 am | Comments Off

Tara Grace • Editor in Chief
We could sit here and debate whether gyro is pronounced “guy-row” or “eur-o” but the one thing we should all agree on is that OPA’s gyros are out of this …

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Teen drivers present issues on the road
September 10, 2013 – 10:36 am | Comments Off

Keera Wilmoth • Staff Writer
Despite mandatory Driver’s Ed classes and all the commercials against texting while driving, many people are surprised to discover that motor vehicle crashes are still the leading cause of death …

‘Jobs’ does not do the job
September 10, 2013 – 10:25 am | Comments Off

Keera Wilmoth • Staff Writter
Steve Jobs connected with the public. It was obvious that Josh Stern, the producer of “Jobs,” did not fully understand what society wanted.
Although the movie covering Steve Jobs and his long …

Get to Know the New Staff
September 10, 2013 – 10:22 am | Comments Off

This year at Hayes there are 18 new staff members ready to contribute to the school. They were asked a few questions to allow the studemts to get to know the, better. The staff members …

Paulitics: Party in the front, but no business in the back
September 10, 2013 – 9:07 am | Comments Off

Paul Winters • Views Editor
We are heading into the president’s second term now. Many who have loved him in the long run still stand with him, but others are finally picking up on that not …

Staff editorial: Keep guns out of classrooms
September 10, 2013 – 8:57 am | Comments Off
Staff editorial: Keep guns out of classrooms

School systems across the nation are facing a new question: should they provide teachers with guns in case of emergency? Recent events such as the Sandy Hook shooting have brought this issue to the forefront.  …

Community Spotlight: Strand Theatre
September 10, 2013 – 8:52 am | Comments Off

Lily Wiest • Managing Editor
The Strand Theatre originally opened on April 10, 1916. Six owners and almost a hundred years later, it’s still playing movies every weekend.
Like every movie theater, it’s busiest in the summer …

Delectable or disgusting: School lunch debate continues
September 10, 2013 – 8:50 am | Comments Off

I enjoy school lunches
Collin Wittig • Sports Editor
I need order in my life. Too many choices freak me out, and I can’t make a decision. School lunches complete me.
Just kidding, but I do enjoy …

Plain yogurt gets an update
September 10, 2013 – 8:48 am | Comments Off

Frozen yogurt stands are popping up faster than you can say “want sprinkles on that?”

Xbox introduces new controller
September 10, 2013 – 8:43 am | Comments Off

Clifford Heidebrecht • Staff Writer
Coming this November is the Xbox One, and along with it a new set of controllers for the system. Microsoft has gone through thousands of testers and design drafts to create …

An Oldie but a Goodie: ‘Rear Window’ stands test of time
September 10, 2013 – 8:40 am | Comments Off
An Oldie but a Goodie: ‘Rear Window’ stands test of time

Claire O’Neill • Entertainment Editor
There is no better way to start off a new school year than with a new column talking about old things.
This issue’s movie is “Rear Window,” a 1954 classic thriller that …