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“MockingJay” flies through theatres

Chloe Grove, Assistant Editor

December 14, 2015

Filed under Features, Life & Style

  November 16 was an important day for “Hunger Games” fans across the world. “MockingJay - Part 2,” based on the third book in the “Hunger Games” series by Suzanne Collins, came out in theatres.     While...

Your ACT Score Doesn’t Define You

Jenna Mink, Editor

December 14, 2015

Filed under Life & Style, Opinion

Dear Editor,      Every high school student looks forward to the days of roaming a campus, joining clubs and activities, and feeling a sense of freedom  while being away at college. College is on the brain of e...

Students and staff share their favorite Christmas movie

Jenna Mink, Editor

December 14, 2015

Filed under Life & Style

    Christmas is a time that many anticipate. The Christmas lights, the Christmas tree, and of course, the Christmas movies. Many students and staff spend the month of December watching their favorite Christmas movies to ge...

Starbucks revises their holiday cup

Kayla Fredendall, Photographer

December 11, 2015

Filed under Life & Style

Dear Editor,            When winter rolls in, everyone starts to crave warm, tasty drinks.  Starbucks is known for having delicious beverages to satisfy that need.  This year Starbucks is definitely a hot topi...

Avian flu in turkeys

Tori Walker, Billing Manager

November 24, 2015

Filed under Life & Style

It’s about that time again to start preparing for this Thanksgiving holiday. However, the main entré may be a little more difficult to purchase this year than in years past. A recent outbreak of Avian Influenza, better known a...

Big stores resist Black Friday

Matthew Seimer, Assistant Editor

November 24, 2015

Filed under Life & Style

     In 1939, President Franklin D. Roosevelt  announced that Thanksgiving will be celebrated the fourth Thursday of every November. The day of thanks is often celebrated in America with food, family and football. In recent ...

Alzheimer’s Disease awareness gets recognized in November

Logan Woods, Ad Manager

November 24, 2015

Filed under Life & Style

    Alzheimer's Disease is described as “progressive mental deterioration that can occur in middle or old age, due to generalized degeneration of the brain.” Even though it is not as nationally recognized as other diseases, t...

JAHS students and staff share their Thanksgiving gratitude

Tori Walker, Billing Manager

November 24, 2015

Filed under Life & Style

     Thanksgiving is the perfect time of the year to fully express how thankful you are for someone or something. Every Thanksgiving people are constantly asked what they are thankful for. This year, “The Pioneer Press” h...

Alder students and staff share their favorite Thanksgiving food

Kaylie McDonald, Photo Editor

November 24, 2015

Filed under Life & Style

      Thanksgiving is a holiday about expressing your thanks to those around you, to your family and to your friends. Most people celebrate Thanksgiving by having a feast with their family; below are the most like...

“The Pioneer Press” explains the history of Thanksgiving

Jenna Mink, Editor

November 24, 2015

Filed under Features, Life & Style

     Every school year students and staff anxiously await Thanksgiving break. As nice as the three day break may be, Thanksgiving is a time to reflect on what to be thankful for as the year comes to an end. Little does everyone...

“Just Friends” between boys and girls

Kaylie McDonald, Photo Editor

November 24, 2015

Filed under Life & Style, Opinion

Dear Editor,     The tough decision about boys and girls being able to “just be friends” will never have a universal truth. I don’t see why boys and girls can’t just be friends. Although, many others think diffe...

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