Articles by: Hannah Wells

Poisonous Blue Pills Floating the Streets of White County Killing Teens and Young Adults

Poisonous Blue Pills Floating the Streets of White County Killing Teens and Young Adults

About, ASPA Contest Entries, Community, News February 19, 2018 at 7:59 AM 0 comments

Searcy, Ark., (LP) — “Kid…if you need booze or drugs to enjoy your life to the fullest, you’re doing it all wrong,” quotes Robin Williams. Teenagers in this era have a different way of having fun. Studies revealed that 78 percent of U.S. teens had drank alcohol, and 47 percent ofRead More

Searcy Public Schools Sports Medicine Program

Searcy Public Schools Sports Medicine Program

For Review February 5, 2018 at 7:54 AM 0 comments

Searcy, Ark., (LP) — Searcy High School is well known for its outstanding achievements in sports such as: football, baseball and softball, soccer, and even wrestling. Hundreds of fans come out to every game dressed to impress to the theme of that game. Sometimes players get hurt or need some stretchesRead More

The Searcy Lion Baseball Boys are back in town as they warm up for the new season

The Searcy Lion Baseball Boys are back in town as they warm up for the new season

About, News, Sports January 22, 2018 at 2:59 PM 0 comments

Searcy, Ark.,(LP) — Baseball is a game played everywhere, in parks, playgrounds, and prison yards, in back alleys and farmers fields, by small children and old men, raw amateurs and millionaire professionals. It is a leisurely game that demands blinding speed. It is the only game in which the defenceRead More

Issues on Gender Stereotypes in Male Dominated Work Places

Issues on Gender Stereotypes in Male Dominated Work Places

About, ASPA Contest Entries, Community, Features, News December 15, 2017 at 2:41 PM 0 comments

Searcy, Ark., (LP) — “Women are very slow to rouse, but once they are aroused, once they are determined, nothing on earth and nothing in heaven will make women give way; it is impossible.”- Emmeline Pankhurst. Women have always participated in various liberation process of the world. Women are strong, enduringRead More

The Consequences for Teens of Divorced Parents

The Consequences for Teens of Divorced Parents

About, Community, News December 11, 2017 at 2:38 PM 0 comments

Searcy, Ark., (LP) — Love can be a beautiful thing, but there’s a 50% chance it will end up in the toilet, according to the book Divorce Poison by Richard Warshak. Of course couples go through issues such as money problems, infidelity, lack of communication, or even just not even wantingRead More

How German Shepherds Help the City of Searcy

How German Shepherds Help the City of Searcy

About, Community, Features, News November 20, 2017 at 2:33 PM 0 comments

Searcy, Ark., (LP) — German Shepherds possess several important traits that are crucial to everyday life. They evolved from early herding dogs who helped shepherds with their flocks. While the German Shepherd dog became such an important member of the German military, people started becoming more aware of their intelligence.Read More

The Lions Prepare to Take On the Wolves in the Playoffs

The Lions Prepare to Take On the Wolves in the Playoffs

About, ASPA Contest Entries, Community, News, Sports November 6, 2017 at 2:54 PM 0 comments

Searcy, Ark., (LP) — When the word “football” comes to mind, other words like Friday, cowbells, and fatheads are thought of as well. Football is one of the biggest sports in Searcy. Almost every boy plays the sport. It’s more so of a tradition than anything. Everyone comes out to supportRead More

Local Shelter Provides a Safe Environment for Women of Domestic Violence

Local Shelter Provides a Safe Environment for Women of Domestic Violence

About, Community, News October 25, 2017 at 9:35 AM 0 comments

Searcy, Ark., (LP) — Domestic violence is one of most oppressing issues in the world today. Every 98 seconds, someone in the U.S is sexually assaulted. This means over 570 people are assaulted everyday in this country. Another alarming statistic is that 99% of perpetrators of sexual violence will walkRead More

SHS Students Determining to Stand for the National Anthem

SHS Students Determining to Stand for the National Anthem

About, Community, News, Opinion and Blogs October 6, 2017 at 2:02 PM 0 comments

Searcy, Ark., (LP) A previous Quarterback for the San Fransisco 49ers, Colin Kaepernick, has sparked some major controversy involving the National Anthem. While the National Anthem was being played, the football player took it upon himself to stay seated. This simple act would later inspire a few but anger many.Read More

Searcy High School Homecoming Week and Football Rivalry

Searcy High School Homecoming Week and Football Rivalry

About, Community, News, Sports September 22, 2017 at 1:25 PM 0 comments

Searcy, Ark., (LP) Homecoming is a special tradition at Searcy High School. Gorgeous dresses, corsages, and , most importantly , football are some aspects of Searcy homecoming. Football is the biggest joy when it comes to homecoming. Everyone is dressed to impress while they watch a good game. Although thereRead More