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The Wonders of Wordle

The Wonders of Wordle

Lauren Rochelle, Opinions Editor April 8, 2022

New York Times’ Wordle has gone viral all over the world. From 90 daily players at the beginning of 2022, to over 300,000, Wordle is now an internet sensation – five months after its official release....

Pet owners in Ukraine are being forced to say goodbye to their best friends because of the Russian invasion.

Vets in Poland try to rescue animals in Ukraine

Justin G Belmonte, Staff Writer April 1, 2022

On February 24th, Russia began an invasion of their neighboring country, Ukraine, destroying many civilians´ homes in the country. As a result of this, millions of citizens were forced to flee from Ukraine...

Well, will I oink?

Well, will I oink?

Lauren Rochelle, Opinions Editor February 18, 2022

As of last month, hope striked for a man who underwent an unexpected procedure due to his life-threatening heart disease. His rapid-evolving disease put him at the top of the organ list – the genetically...

Teddy going on his daily walk in Goldsboro, NC.

Have you walked your dog lately?

Jordan McIntyre, Staff Writer February 11, 2022

Births of Tasmanian Devils hit new milestones

Births of Tasmanian Devils hit new milestones

Lauren Rochelle, Opinions Editor January 7, 2022

The Australian Tasmanian Devils are bear-like, aggressive marsupials, slowly exhausting their way to extinction. 3,000 years following the elimination of these bear devils came the birth of seven babies...

Bear poses for the camera while working in the field. He wears an identification vest and boots to protect him from the terrain.

Australian koalas saved by an unlikely hero

Millie Monahan, Staff Writer December 10, 2021

When the wildfires make a burning comeback in Australia, the concern for the wildlife grows. The worry is especially high for a certain slow-moving marsupial. But with the help of the University of the...

Blind Paralympian, Anthony Ferraro, shares a lovely moment with his bride, Kelly Ferraro, as he feels the beauty of her custom-made textured wedding dress.

Bride surprises blind groom with tactile wedding dress

Maddie Policastro, Photography Editor December 3, 2021

Blind Paralympian and gold medal winner, Anthony Ferraro, was met with a touching surprise from his bride, Kelly Anne Ferraro, on their October 2 wedding day. While many go for an ornate and visually pleasing...

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Spreading benevolence through art

Reagan Young, Staff Writer November 23, 2021

The most amazing thing about art is that it can be used to spread so many different messages. Whether it be the colors they choose or an odd pattern, an artist is able to lighten people's moods through...

One act of kindness from three trick-or-treaters is something Brenda Burdon will remember forever.

Kids bring gifts to woman after she can’t provide trick-or-treat candy

Kendall Wilson, Staff Writer November 22, 2021

  86-year-old Brenda Burdon experienced a beautiful act of kindness this past Halloween by a few of her trick-or-treaters. Three kids by the names of Jessie, Olivia, and Walter, put their love...

Rustam Nabiev climbs Mount Manaslu, the eighth tallest mountain in the world.

Russian double-amputee scales eighth tallest mountain in the world

Justin G Belmonte, Staff Writer November 19, 2021

On October 2nd, 2021, a Russian double amputee scales a Himalayan mountain. 29-year-old Rustam Nabiev, a former paratrooper who lost both of his legs when his barracks collapsed back in 2015, became the...

A disabled dog learns how to walk around in its new wheelchair.

Teen builds free wheelchairs for disabled animals

Kendall Wilson, Staff Writer November 10, 2021

A teen girl from Champlin, Minnesota has made it her mission to provide mobility for disabled animals with her free wheelchairs. Her huge passion for animals has made a tremendous difference, saving animals...

Molly the labrador retriever sits proudly with her owner after the two cleaned up a local beach.

Labrador helps clean up the beach

Erin Sockolof, Opinions Editor May 7, 2021

Retriever dogs are known for their ‘go fetch’ attitude and love for family. When you throw them a toy, they will bring it back to you. But one such dog decided to put this skill to good use.  Molly,...

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