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Mass Shootings and Protests

Austin Ellis, Staff Writer

April 17, 2018


Filed under Carousel, Local, News, Uncategorized

In the U.S., in the past few years especially, there has been a dramatic rise in mass shootings and violence in general. The majority of Americans are saying that it is a huge issue and personally, I agree. Students shouldn’t have to be worried about their safety when they go to school during th...

Lil B Gets Jumped Backstage?!

Pierre Asamoah, Staff Writer

April 6, 2018


Filed under Carousel, News, Uncategorized

There have been conflicts in the hip-hop community since its inception. Rappers have been getting killed by these conflicts also known as “beef”. If a rapper has beef with someone they don’t like that person and it could be for any reason. The biggest and most well known rap beef was back ...

XXL Freshman List 2018 Predictions

Pierre Asamoah, Staff Writer

April 6, 2018


Filed under Carousel, News, Uncategorized

Every year since 2007 the magazine XXL has made a list of the 10 rappers they think are going to be very successful. Rappers such as Kendrick Lamar, Chance The Rapper, Lil Uzi Vert, and Future have been able to make the list. Each list comes out in June or July, so before it comes out I’m going to try...

Malcolm Butler Benched during Super Bowl

Tyler Lentocha, Staff Writer

April 6, 2018


Filed under Carousel, News, Uncategorized

A lot of fans were in shock to see New England Patriots corner Malcolm Butler benched in Super Bowl 52. The question still remains; why was he benched and what is his future in New England? According to Al Michael, Butler had practiced every play during the pre game warm up the night of Super Bowl ...

Students Walk 50 Miles to Paul Ryan’s Hometown

Tyler Lentocha, Staff Writer

April 6, 2018


Filed under Carousel, Events, News, Uncategorized

The journey is 50 miles and will take four days. Along the way, students are sleeping in high school gyms and other predetermined locations. The group walking in the 50 Miles More march says it is inspired by the 1965 Selma to Montgomery march, a multi-day, 54-mile march led by Martin Luther King ...

A$AP Rocky Feat. Moby – ‘A$AP Forever’

Kaylyn Jones, Staff Writer

April 5, 2018


Filed under Carousel, Features, News, Uncategorized

A$AP Rocky has bounced back at last with his new song and music video for “A$AP Forever.” Big shout out to Dexter Navy, the creator of the music video delivering a well put together video that will blow your mind. Please take the chance to check out A$AP’s new content, you won’t regret it. ...

Backpacks Being Banned in Schools

Backpacks Being Banned in Schools

Grace Goldberg-Doyle, Editor

March 29, 2018


Filed under Carousel, News

Photo: Uberstock Ever since the tragic Feb. 14 school shooting in Florida which took the lives of 17 students, schools across the country are deciding to ban backpacks to attempt to ensure the safety of students. According to the Miami Herald, schools in Florida, Ohio, and Illinois have already...

“Charlie Brown” Musical a Success

“Charlie Brown” Musical a Success

Noor Majid, Web Developer

March 27, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Carousel, Features, News

This past weekend (March 22-24) saw the performance of You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown by MHS students. The two-hour show aired for three nights -- Thursday, Friday, and Saturday -- and included popcorn and an endearing Snoopy plush toy. The musical featured leads Max Toth as Charlie Brown; So...

6 Days After Students Staged School Walkouts Against Gun Violence, There’s Been Another School Shooting

6 Days After Students Staged School Walkouts Against Gun Violence, There’s Been Another School Shooting

Noor Majid, Web Developer

March 20, 2018


Filed under Carousel, Features, News, Opinion

A student opened fire at Great Mills High School in southern Maryland on the morning of Tuesday, March 20, critically injuring two other students before he was confronted by a school resource officer, according to the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office. Authorities said the officer and gun...

Students Say #ENOUGH in MHS Solidarity Walk Out

Students Say #ENOUGH in MHS Solidarity Walk Out

Asiana Flordelis, Staff Writer

March 16, 2018


Filed under Carousel, Features, News, Opinion

On March 14, students in schools all around the nation, including our very own Manchester High School, participated in an organized walkout to draw attention to the rising gun violence issues and school shootings in America. Last month,  17 lives were lost in a shooting at a high school in Parkland,...

Were #MeToo, Time’s Up Really Prominent at the Oscars?

Were #MeToo, Time’s Up Really Prominent at the Oscars?

Noor Majid, Web Developer

March 9, 2018


Filed under Carousel, News, Opinion

The 90th Oscars Ceremony, which took place at the Dolby Theater last Sunday (March 4), thankfully avoided a fiasco such as last year’s Best Picture award mixup -- in which Hollywood-dreamscape La La Land was mistakenly announced as winner before Moonlight swept in as the rightful victor. However, the 2018 awards ceremony celebrating the past year in film was not entirely free of awkward moments...

“We Don’t Want to Be Part of a Mass Shooting.”– Dick’s Sporting Goods No Longer Selling Assault Rifles

“We Don’t Want to Be Part of a Mass Shooting.”– Dick’s Sporting Goods No Longer Selling Assault Rifles

Noor Majid, Web Developer

March 9, 2018


Filed under Carousel, News, Politics

The nation’s top sporting goods retailer, Dick’s Sporting Goods, is making dramatic changes in its sale of firearms, including ending the sale of assault-style rifles and banning the purchasing of guns by individuals younger than 21 both in stores and online. These measures went into effect on Febr...