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  • The Lego Batman Movie Review

    The Lego Batman Movie Review

    Autumn Walters, Writer

    March 2, 2017

    Legos, the toys many of us grew up playing and building with, though popular before, have been making an even bigger name for themselves lately. With the recent success of The Lego Movie, it only made sense that a sequel, or a spin-off, in this case, would be made. This successor happens to be The Le...

  • The Walking Dead: Explosive Midseason Premiere

    The Walking Dead: Explosive Midseason Premiere

    Andie Woodcox, Staff Writer

    March 2, 2017

    Last week on February 12, Walking Dead fans everywhere once again tuned in to AMC on Sunday night to watch The Walking Dead, myself being one of them. We were treated to the mid season premiere, where we were once again brought into the world of the living dead, and the few survivors fighting to stay...

  • A Potential New Club

    A Potential New Club

    Landon Simmons, Writer

    March 2, 2017

    We should be very grateful for our new school and the students who attend it. The building itself is very safe, and there seems to be very little bullying among peers. That’s not to say that our school is perfect, however. Bullying does happen and people do get hurt, both physically and emotionally...

  • 10 Things to Do Before You Graduate High School

    10 Things to Do Before You Graduate High School

    Belinda Cheng, Write

    March 2, 2017

    There’s only 3 more months until graduation, but that’s still plenty of time to complete this bucket list! In no particular order...   Join a sport Sports are a great way to make new friends and are a fun way to become physically active! If you don’t know how to play and are wary of being the ...

    Ivy Neal, a senior, completes #2 of the bucket list as she takes in the spectacular view of Cumberland Falls. Photo by Belinda Cheng.

  • Timeless Review

    Timeless Review

    Hayley Watson, Co-Editor

    March 2, 2017

    Last October, NBC aired its new show Timeless among its fall season line-up. I stumbled upon it late one night, and was intrigued by what I saw. I sat down, watched the episode, and the rest, as they say, is history. With Timeless’s first season wrapped up, a review of this surprising series is defi...

  • A Show For Everyone

    A Show For Everyone

    Miranda Cox, Writer

    March 2, 2017

    The Fosters is a highly popular show about a lesbian couple raising their five kids one of which is one of theirs from a previous relationship and the rest are adopted from foster care. The family in this show has been through many trials and triumphs including their oldest getting accepted but then den...

    THE FOSTERS - "Lucky" - Stef and Lena host an anniversary party for Lena’s parents while Callie faces the consequences of her actions in the summer finale of “The Fosters,” airing Monday, August 17, 2015 at 8:00PM ET/PT on ABC Family. (ABC Family/Eric McCandless) TERI POLO, CIERRA RAMIREZ, DAVID LAMBERT, HAYDEN BYERLY, NOAH CENTINEO, SHERRI SAUM, MAIA MITCHELL

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  • College Ready, But Socially Unprepared

    College Ready, But Socially Unprepared

    Mariah Cox, Writer

    March 2, 2017

    For the past several years, college and career readiness has been a focus for our school. As I’m writing this, the TCIS is hosting a college and career readiness week.  Once we reach high school, we choose a career path and are expected to take classes in that field, because it makes up more prepar...

  • A Procrastinator’s Guide to Procrastinating

    A Procrastinator’s Guide to Procrastinating

    Chelsea, Writer

    February 23, 2017

    Whether we choose to admit it or not we all procrastinate, in fact I procrastinated on writing this article about procrastinating. Even though everybody procrastinates it can become a huge problem, especially to students in high school, so it is important to keep procrastination  to a minimum. But fear not my...

Opinion

Alone ≠ Lonely

Miranda Blakeman, writer

Valentine’s Day marks a period of frantic chocolate shopping, followed by the penetrating smell of rose bouquets in between classrooms and girls in red lipstick, boys shopping around meticulously for the largest teddy bear in t...

February 3

Love is Respect

Mildred Thompson, Writer

Too often, adolescents find themselves in relationships that are toxic to their well-being and have absolutely no idea how to identify unhealthy relationships or safely remove themselves from one. Nearly 1.5 million high...

February 1

Moana: Coming to a DVD Near You

Moana: Coming to a DVD Near You

Ivy Neal, Writer

For all of you with younger (especially female) siblings, you know the struggle when any Disney movie is released.  It’s a mad dash to the movie theater to see the latest princess/fairy/mermaid/dog/singing  film available. Often...

February 1

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Inspirational quote of the week...

"Everything negative - pressure, challenges - is all an opportunity for me to rise." -Kobe Bryant

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Student Life

Beta: Memories That’ll Last a Lifetime

Andie Woodcox, Staff Writer

Imagine sitting in a bus for about two hours, getting dropped off at a gorgeous hotel, then traversing to the Lexington Convention Center to get bombarded by crowds of people...

February 1

Legacy of Flight

Legacy of Flight

Meghan Sanford, Writer

As of recently, flight programs in Kentucky high schools have grown at an unbelievable rate. As little as five years ago, Taylor County was one of only a couple schools th...

November 1

New York City: My Dream City

New York City: My Dream City

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Top 5 Places in Florida to Visit this Holiday Season

Top 5 Places in Florida to Visit this Holiday Season

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Fall Feels

Fall Feels

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