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Turning social media’s consciousness to confidence

Turning social media’s consciousness to confidence

Sydney Wolfe, Staff Reporter

November 22, 2016


Filed under Opinions

It is no doubt that social media is shaping the world; however, is it for the best? Many people grow up in a generation where phones are in every back pocket. Study, by the University of Salford in the UK, has proven that a person’s confidence can diminish due to the unrealistic images social...

Snapchat story proves unnecessary

Snapchat story proves unnecessary

Michelle Bolden, Staff Reporter

April 18, 2016


Filed under Opinions

Snapchat really wants to be a phone. On Mar. 31, the social media app released Chat 2.0. This update includes several new features including live face chats, voice recording, and a variety of chat stickers. Snapchat stated in an article on News Every Day that their motive behind Chat 2.0 is to "emulate ...

Ruth B transitions from social media fame on Vine to first EP ‘The Intro’

Ruth B transitions from social media fame on Vine to first  EP ‘The Intro’

Ellie Wendt, Staff Reproter

March 1, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

Raw, acoustic music is so rare in today’s electronic age of pop music. It would seem most of today's artists use audio tuned or utilize artificial instruments in pop songs such as D.J Snake’s “Lean On” or Ellie Goulding’s “On My Mind.” Not that the genre of music is bad, but every once...

Editorial: Scars left by social media post can last a lifetime

Aja Diffin and Sarah Campbell

February 3, 2016


Filed under Award Winners, Opinions

Every day we hear adults or our parents and authorities dole out constant warnings about what we post on social media. For most of us, those warnings go in one ear and out the other, thinking we have total control over who sees what we post. Unfortunately, it is not until an irreversible mistake is made...

Goals, Expectations, Reality

Goals, Expectations, Reality

Kendall MacGregor, Staff Reporter

February 2, 2016


Filed under Double Truck

“Goals, goals, goals,” if I hear mention of this word one more time I might slam my head through a wall. The expectations of high school relationships have skyrocketed through the roof into a land of fantasy. Many teenagers now expect the world and more from their significant others. Social ...

Evolution of dating through the 20th century

Evolution of dating through the 20th century

Savannah Ostler, Staff Reporter

February 2, 2016


Filed under Double Truck

Throughout the 20th century, relationships have evolved from courting and staying in, to going out and online dating. Things that are not socially acceptable today were perfectly normal back then. People used to meet up with lots of different people and tried to get to know them, but today if peop...

Stop oversharing your relationship on my feed

Stop oversharing your relationship on my feed

Emily Narducci, Staff Reporter

February 2, 2016


Filed under Double Truck

Scrolling through social media, every other post seems to be about someone’s relationship. Then Monday or Wednesday comes around and the amount of “MCM” and “WCW” posts make me want to gag myself with a spoon. People post everything about their relationship on social media; their new boyfrie...

Social media: the all seeing eye

Rachel Lattin, A & E Editor

April 22, 2013


Filed under News

Social media has become an epidemic in today’s society, evolving from MySpace to Facebook and now Twitter. With the growing availability of sites such as these, there come dangers and long-term consequences that are not obvious on the surface. Exposure to social media begins at a very young age, creating safe...

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