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Juice WRLD’s second album plays it safe, falls flat

Juice WRLD’s second album plays it safe, falls flat

Miles Hellebusch, Reporter

March 18, 2019


Filed under Entertainment

Emo-rap is the new biggest trend in hip-hop, but it’s taken some big hits recently. With the deaths of Lil Peep and XXXTentacion, it was a huge hit. The two biggest rappers in the emo-rap genre were suddenly gone with no one to take their place, except for Juice WRLD. Juice WRLD’s latest album “...

‘More Than The Tattooed Mormon’ teaches to avoid judgment, be positive

‘More Than The Tattooed Mormon’ teaches to avoid judgment, be positive

Madilynn Kipp, Editor-in-Chief and Advertising Editor

February 28, 2019


Filed under Entertainment

Al Fox Carraway is a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. She is a public speaker and travels the world speaking to everyone about her story of conversion to her church. In her first published book, "More Than The Tattooed Mormon," she addresses the struggles she went through to g...

‘The Goldbergs’ bring happiness, silliness to TV business

‘The Goldbergs’ bring happiness, silliness to TV business

Samantha Montgomery, Web Editor

February 24, 2019


Filed under Entertainment

If you ever find yourself laying around and thinking to yourself that you need a new show to binge-watch, then I have a show for you. “The Goldbergs” is by far one of the funniest shows that I have run across in a very long time. This show is based on a family in the 1980s from the youngest so...

Staying heart healthy for American Heart Month

Staying heart healthy for American Heart Month

Alyssa Luecke, Reporter

February 18, 2019


Filed under Entertainment

Every year, one in four deaths in the United States are caused by heart disease, according to healthfinder.gov. For over 90 years, the American Heart Association has been striving to achieve better treatment, prevention and eventually uncover a cure through scientific research with help from hundred...

‘Mary Poppins Returns’ brings the return of Disney remakes with magic, light-hearted adventure

‘Mary Poppins Returns’ brings the return of Disney remakes with magic, light-hearted adventure

Emeline Heimos, Reporter

January 6, 2019


Filed under Entertainment

Leading with an exciting cast and beautiful music score, "Mary Poppins Returns" was one of the most highly anticipated movies of 2018. While it received positive feedback from critics and numerous nominations, fans are wary of the plotline and its commitment to the original film. In this sequel, Micha...

Tips and tricks to beat procrastination

Tips and tricks to beat procrastination

Samantha Montgomery, Web Editor

December 27, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Procrastination. This is a word very well-known to all students, especially around exam season. Sometimes it can even overtake a student’s entire outlook on school. However, I’m here with some homemade tips and tricks on how to avoid procrastination. If you ever notice that your assignments are...

Spirit week at WHS

Spirit week at WHS

Paige Ritson, Reporter

December 20, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Multimedia, Showcase

Spirit week is known to definitely get Washington High School students pumped up for the upcoming game and seeing as this is my last high school spirit week ever, I wanted to capture some photos of the students and faculty getting excited for winter break. Monday started off with Pajama day, and whethe...

Commanding History

Commanding History

George Smith, Reporter

November 25, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Well, this review is late to the party. On June 6, 2016, Paradox Interactive released their newest game "Hearts of Iron IV." And I have to say that this is one of the most fun games I have ever played. If you're a big RTS (Real Time Strategy) fan or WWII fan such as myself, you will enjoy this gam...

‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ will rock you right out of your movie seat

‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ will rock you right out of your movie seat

Paige Ritson, Reporter

November 23, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

With only 62 percent on Rotten Tomatoes and an 8.4 out of 10 on IMDb, the drama biography “Bohemian Rhapsody” scored high in my personal opinion. Farrokh Bulsara, also known as Freddie Mercury, was played by actor Rami Malek who did a stunning job in representing Freddie for who he was and who ...

‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Crimes of Grindelwald’ stuns audiences with puzzling plotlines, spectacular special effects

‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Crimes of Grindelwald’ stuns audiences with puzzling plotlines, spectacular special effects

Elizabeth Busch, Features Editor

November 23, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Since the release of the highly anticipated sequel of “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them,” fans have continued to flock to theaters, hoping to experience yet another magical adventure into the world of Harry Potter. Unfortunately, while the movie’s visual effects soared, its plot was scattered...

New Grinch movie shows great detail in its titular character

New Grinch movie shows great detail in its titular character

Jake Hillermann, Head Reporter

November 11, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

With Dr. Seuss’ "The Grinch," I was a little worried about the new content restrictions ruining a movie line I loved ever since first seeing the 2000 live-action and 1966 cartoon as a child being completely re-made in Dr. Seuss’ children's book world through animation. However, I let nostalgia get th...

Shane Dawson creates controversy with ‘The Mind of Jake Paul’

Shane Dawson creates controversy with ‘The Mind of Jake Paul’

Katelyn Garrett, Entertainment Editor

November 5, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

     Shane Dawson is one person that has a pretty moving and touching docuseries on YouTube. Yet this past month, this docuseries has been different. From fans slamming him on social media, stating how they weren’t promoting the series to other YouTubers saying how he shouldn’t give any more fa...

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