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Review: Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings’ ‘It’s A Holiday Soul Party’

Review: Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings’ ‘It’s A Holiday Soul Party’

Searcy (LP) Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings have made a Christmas album as soulful as it is catchy. Not unintentionally, the standout track Ain’t No Chimneys In The Projects sounds at first like it could be a rediscovered song from the 1960s. However, it’s entirely original, written by JonesRead More

Review: Fantastic Four

Review: Fantastic Four

A & E, Community, Features, Opinion and Blogs January 6, 2016 at 1:25 PM 0 comments

 Searcy (LP) Transported to an alternate dimension, four young outsiders gain superhuman powers as they alter their physical form in shocking ways. Young Reed Richards becomes Mr. Fantastic, able to stretch and twist his body at will while his pal Ben Grimm gains immense strength as the Thing(at the costRead More

Dr. Dre’s ‘Compton’ Is The End Of An Era

Dr. Dre’s ‘Compton’ Is The End Of An Era

Features September 1, 2015 at 1:26 PM 0 comments

With the release of Dr. Dre’s ‘Compton’ this past month, an era of hip-hop finally comes to an end. A highlight reel of Dre’s accomplishments over the years, ‘Compton’ includes bits of everything that made Dre Dre, from the iconic synth-heavy west-coast sound to the bass-heavy beats Dre has comeRead More

Band Marches to a New Beat

Community, Features, News August 31, 2015 at 1:30 PM 0 comments

Most people come to the football games for the football, but there are those that go for the half-time show.  During half-time, people will witness the band performing their marching shows. For the band’s first marching show, they will be using the songs Thriller, Y.M.C.A., The Time Warp, and DiscoRead More

Cyber-bulling affects students

Cyber-bulling affects students

About, Community, Features, News, Opinion and Blogs April 9, 2015 at 1:24 PM 0 comments

Teenagers spend and average of 31 hours a week online. Some teens spend there time researching things, playing online games and even chatting with friends and family. Then there are some teens who are putting the internet to a more negative use such as, cyber bullying. Cyber bullying is bullying thatRead More

Spanish students reach out to their community

Spanish students reach out to their community

A & E, About, Community, Features, News March 12, 2015 at 1:50 PM 0 comments

Learning a new language is said to be one of the toughest things a person can do. Advanced Spanish students are taking it one step further. Their teacher, Mrs. Nielsen, for the past ten years has asked her students to teach the language, and it is not to anyone inRead More

Freshman sees future in art

Freshman sees future in art

A & E, Community, Features February 24, 2015 at 2:30 PM 0 comments

  Hannah Hill, a freshman here at Search High School, has one very interesting hobby.   Hannah, amazed by a photo she had found on Flickr, a popular website photographers use to share their creations with one another, took up the hobby. The topic of the photo was simple: theRead More

New teacher shares her view on life

New teacher shares her view on life

Features October 31, 2014 at 1:21 PM 0 comments

  Recently, a new teacher has come to Searcy High. Calandra Cook, an English teacher, has a love for both English and literature. Cook shared her reason for becoming a teacher. “I had teacher who inspired, challenged, and encouraged me,” said Cook. “Their impact was powerful and I realized IRead More

Seniors recount high school successes, regrets

Seniors recount high school successes, regrets

Features May 12, 2014 at 7:36 PM 0 comments

The seniors’ last day is rapidly approaching and many of them have mixed feelings about the subject. With under a month left in their high school career, some cannot believe it is all coming to an end. “I can’t believe that my entire school career will be over in a fewRead More

New Amish market thrives in Searcy

New Amish market thrives in Searcy

Features May 12, 2014 at 1:55 PM 0 comments

New stores opened in town last November, but this store buts a unique spin on your typical grocery store. “Good Measure market is an Amish style bulk food store,” said Nancy Oliver. Nancy explains the uniqueness of Amish store style. “Amish style meaning we buy in bulks and we break it down,Read More