Volcano In Guatemala Kills 25 and Counting

Amanda Swank, Author

June 4, 2018

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Guatemala's Fuego Volcano erupted this Sunday, launching ash, gas, and rocks 6 kilometers into the air. Hundreds of Guatemalan citizens have been injured, many more are missing, due to the fast-flowing lava and ash invading th...

Student of the Month- April 

Monika Wisner, Author

May 22, 2018

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The April students of the month were Elizabeth Williams and Sander Cochran. Elizabeth strives to fully understand the content of coursework rather than merely earning a grade. Through her high school career, she has challenged...

Mushroom Epidemic in Iran

Amanda Swank, Author

May 21, 2018

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Currently in Iran, there are over 800 people suffering from mushroom poisoning after ingesting toxic wild mushrooms found in the region. As of May 20, 2018, 9 people have died from this deadly fungi, and dozens of patients are in need of a liver transplant. Iran's Minis...

Student of the Month- March

Monika Wisner, Author

May 18, 2018

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This March, Will Bogurdus and Kaliana 'Kabe' Brauer were highlighted as students of the month. Will is a student who has shown great growth over the years. As a student with autism, he never uses this as an excuse but sees...

Volcano Causes Chaos in Hawaii

Amanda Swank, Author

May 17, 2018

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The 17th fissure (a narrow crack in the ground) discovered in the Puna District of Hawaii exploded on Sunday, May 13th. With gas and lava destroying homes, officials wasted no time calling for evacuations, as residents waited...

Dates You Should Know If You’re a Senior

Monika Wisner, Author

May 3, 2018

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As the year is coming to an end, there are many events that seniors need to be on the look out for! Saturday, May 5th: Prom at M & T Stadium from 8pm to 11pm Friday, May 11th: NHS forms are due to Mr. Joseph ...

FOOD WARS: Which Donuts Are the Best?

Amanda Swank, Author

April 30, 2018

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On Thursday April 26th, the Newspaper Gang decided to answer a very important question...Which donut brand is the best? We decided on ranking each category out of five points. The higher the number, the better the score. Our categories included: presentation, flavor, texture, glaze-to-donut ratio, an...

Spring Fling!

Charlotte Crook, Editor In Chief

April 25, 2018

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This Thursday and Friday during lunch, SGA is hosting a "Spring Fling" in the courtyard! Although the courtyard is usually senior territory, this event is open to everyone, and there's no sign up required. Games like can-jam,...

No Student Walkout for CCPS Students

Charlotte Crook, Editor In Chief

April 20, 2018

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Today, on April 20th, students across the nation will walk out of schools to support an end to gun violence. Those attending Carroll County Public Schools will not. On the 19th anniversary of the Columbine shooting, students...

Every 15 Minutes Program at SCHS

Amanda Swank, Author

April 6, 2018

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Today, April 5, 2018, South Carroll High School is participating in the 2-day program Every 15 Minutes. Founded by a parent who lost their child to a drunk-driving accident, this event provides a hyper-realistic simulation of what ...

March For Our Lives Recap

Charlotte Crook, Editor In Chief

April 3, 2018

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On Saturday, March 24, people around the country gathered in cities marching to prevent gun violence. This protest came in the wake of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida last month, which killed 17...

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