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The Selection

The Selection

Shyanne Hagler, Staff Reporter
January 13, 2015
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Books

“Compete to become a One." The Selection is a 2012 young adult novel by Kiera Cass and the first book in The Selection series. The book was first published on April 24, 2012. The Selection is a once in a lifetime chance for thirty-five different girls to become royalty, to become a One and live in...

Game

Game

Nathan Williams, Staff Reporter
December 31, 2014
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Books

Game is the second book in the series of I Hunt Killers. There are four books in the series. Jasper is the son of Bill Dent, the most famous serial killer in the world. Jasper caught an impression in the first book; now it's winter and a NYPD officer is at his door asking for him to come to New York...

Dinner and a show

Dinner and a show

Shyanne Hagler, Staff Reporter
December 31, 2014
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Restaurants

Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament   Yes, you have read it right! Dinner and Tournament! The Medieval Times is located in Schaumburg, Illinois in Chicago on 2001 N Roselle Rd, 60195. You can purchase tickets on their website, http://www.medievaltimes.com/chicago/purchasetickets.aspx. And on there, they provide a calendar on which days you can go and feast! It’s just how it’s explained. I...

Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1

Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1

Mattie Williams, Staff Reporter
December 3, 2014
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies

I went to see Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1.  I was very excited to go see it but left disappointed. The movie did not meet my expectations after seeing the second movie. The movie starts with Katniss (Jennifer Lawrence) in District  13, a society of rebels living and working in an underground labyrint...

Dumb and Dumber To review

Dumb and Dumber To review

Andrew Gebhart, Staff Reporter
November 25, 2014
Filed under Movies

In 1994, Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels starred in the classic 90's comedy Dumb and Dumber which became bigger than anyone thought it would. Fast forward 20 years later, on November 14, 2014, and the sequel, Dumb and Dumber To, comes out. It is clear this movie is a sequel, hands down, but that doesn’...

High School (non) Musical review

High School (non) Musical review

Kolby Powars, Staff Reporter
November 14, 2014
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Uncategorized

If you want something to do this Friday or Saturday, then you should definitely go see High School (non) Musical starring Boyd Mathias as Toy Boatin and Andrea Ricker as Gaberella. It is a must see play. It opens in November on Friday and Saturday (14,15). It is located at the First Church of Nazarene. It...

Proud to be an American

Proud to be an American

Emma Boliard, Staff Reporter
November 14, 2014
Filed under Arts, Arts & Entertainment

Are you proud to be an American? Well, Katelynn Cawthon and Miss Erika Dowd would say YES. These members of our hawk nation sing the National Anthem for school sporting events and the local Macon Speedway. When asked what the National Anthem means to them, Dowd says, “To me, the National Anthem is...

“My Touch is Lethal.” Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi

“My Touch is Lethal.” Shatter Me  by Tahereh Mafi

Shyanne Hagler, Staff Reporter
November 11, 2014
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Books

“My Touch is Lethal.” Shatter Me  by Tahereh Mafi   Shatter Me is a young adult dystopia thriller written by Tahereh Mafi that was published on November 15, 2011. The book is told by Juliette, a 17-year-old girl with a lethal touch.  ‘“Your parents hate you and it’s so hard but ...

The Great Pumpkin Patch

Tori Deardorff, Staff Reporter
November 5, 2014
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Uncategorized

The Great Pumpkin Patch is a 200-acre pumpkin patch located in Arthur, Illinois. It features various animals such as: goats, pigs, and chickens. The patch also includes the Homestead Bakery, hay rides, a haunted house (which is very mild) and over 300 different varieties of pumpkins. The patch also includes...

Annabelle, a sad review

Annabelle, a sad review

Nathan Williams, Staff Reporter
October 28, 2014
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, Uncategorized

  The movie Annabelle begins by telling the summary of the Conjuring another film by the same director, John R. Leonetti. The film describes the background of how a collector's doll becomes inhabited. The lead characters are John, played by Ward Horton, who is a medical student and his wife Mia, ...

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