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The New Season of Dragon Ball is Here!

The New Season of Dragon Ball is Here!

Emily Guffey
May 26, 2017
Filed under Feature, Showcase

After nearly 18 years, the Dragon Ball franchise is back with Dragon Ball Super. It is strange to say the series was 'gone' since there was the spin-off series Dragon Ball GT, but Dragon Ball Super is meant to be a direct sequel to the wildly popular Dragon Ball Z. The series was originally intended to...

Technology Safety

Jasper Locke
May 26, 2017
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Technology has changed our lives in many wondrous ways and has paved a path of innovation. Since the dawn of humanity itself, the advancement of technology has been vital to our survival. Behind the harmless outward demeanor of Man, who lacks claws, talons, or teeth, is a product of excellence in the...

Student Shout Out: Mackenzie Vance!

Student Shout Out: Mackenzie Vance!

May 26, 2017
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For this student profile, Junior Mackenzie Vance is the focus. Vance answered a few questions. Do you believe in life on other planets?      I believe some sort of life forms can live on other planets. Possibly in another solar system or galaxy. Who do you want to be the next president? Why?  ...

Why It Is Important To Protect Yourself On the Internet

Kaleah Cowan, Emily Guffey, Joee Hanson
May 26, 2017
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As we become more engrossed in technology, the more and more we become dependent on our computers, our phones, and even our Wifi, the more we need to learn about cyber security, and overall, how to keep yourself safe over the internet. Hacking has become a major problem within our technology driven...

Dreaming About Summer

Dreaming About Summer

May 26, 2017
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What is your dream summer vacation? There are so many things to do. But are all of them living the dream? Freshman Taylor Snell said her dream vacation was going to Florida or Washington D.C..  Snell said, “I would love to go to different concerts this summer with my friends. I love country music that would b...

This Year’s Super Seniors!

This Year’s Super Seniors!

Emily Guffey
May 26, 2017
Filed under Feature, Showcase

Things to Do For Summer Vacation

May 26, 2017
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With only a week left for all students, minus seniors, it's time to start planning what to do for summer vacation. Sadly, most of us have no idea what to do over summer break, but fret not! I have a nice list of multiple things to do in New Castle and Muncie. New Castle Gibson Arena is the local Rolle...

Indoor Percussion makes State

Indoor Percussion makes State

Joee Hanson
May 25, 2017
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New Castle High School has an after school group where percussionists come together to compete and play music. New Castle High School’s Indoor Percussion has made some big accomplishments. They earned First place at Pendleton High School, New Palestine, Plainfield, Second Place at Greenfield, Third...

Red Hot Seniors

May 21, 2017
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Red Hot Blues is New Castle High School's radical show choir. Red Hot Blues is a very talented well-disciplined team that has accomplished much in the last 4 years. The theme for the 2016-2017  show is Renegade, which is pirate based. This show choir would not be complete without our seniors. Our s...

Student shout out: Kaitlin Scott!

Student shout out: Kaitlin Scott!

Emily Guffey
May 17, 2017
Filed under Feature, Showcase

This week's Student Spotlight is Sophomore Kaitlin Scott. 1. What movie do you wish was never created? I wish the movie series Star Trek was never created. 2. What would you consider your favorite flower and why? I consider my favorite flower to be the daisy because it is pretty and I think of w...

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