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Elections are focusing on topics that don’t matter

Elections are focusing on topics that don’t matter

Opinion and Blogs December 14, 2011 at 2:21 PM 0 comments

Every four years the United States holds the Presidential Election. The U.S. has had fourty-four presidents and each one has had a certain party that they ran with. Some elections have gone as planned, and the popular presidential candidate was elected, but some elections have gone rogue with candidates usingRead More

Using cell phones in school won’t disrupt

Opinion and Blogs December 7, 2011 at 8:52 PM 0 comments

Many  people at our school have been debating over the issue of not being able to have cell phones at school. The teachers say it’s wrong; the kids say that it should be allowed. In my personal opinion, I think that they should be allowed at all times. It ISRead More

Social networking can be harmful to your grades

Social networking can be harmful to your grades

Opinion and Blogs December 7, 2011 at 7:48 PM 0 comments

Every day, children, teenagers, and adults alike all log on to their social networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter. For everything in life, there will always be a positive and negative side. Social Networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter both have many pros and cons. Although the negativeRead More

Lady Lions basketball team rebuilding this year

Lady Lions basketball team rebuilding this year

Opinion and Blogs December 5, 2011 at 12:27 PM 0 comments

After the loss of many good seniors last year, the Lions are looking for young fresh talent to take over the missing spots.  The team has been working hard to prepare for the opening of the season and hope to have a successful season this year. They practice every dayRead More

Where are expectations for Lion baseball this year?

Where are expectations for Lion baseball this year?

Opinion and Blogs November 30, 2011 at 2:45 PM 0 comments

After last year’s heartbreaking loss to Jacksonville in the 6A state championship game, the Searcy Lions baseball squad has begun preparations for a new season with a new group of players.  Tryouts began taking place the week after students returned from their Thanksgiving holiday, and practice begins as soon asRead More

Senior night of season features fans in black

Senior night of season features fans in black

Opinion and Blogs, Sports November 3, 2011 at 1:34 PM 0 comments

Comentary And so the time finally arrived.  It was now time for the last regular season home football game.  The “Jungle Crew” knew that they had to do something to show their support but yet also show their dismay at this being the last home game in the season. ItRead More

Seniors rewarded for literacy scores

Seniors rewarded for literacy scores

Opinion and Blogs September 27, 2011 at 8:15 PM 0 comments

Last year the Junior Class were challenged, as they are every year, to out-do the previous Junior class on the Literacy Exam that is given towards the end of the school year.  The students from the year before had not done as well as they could have, and as aRead More

Super fans cheer on teams–even in rain

Super fans cheer on teams–even in rain

Opinion and Blogs, Sports September 26, 2011 at 10:04 AM 0 comments

Last friday night, you wouldn’t have found Lion Stadium packed as it usually is–It was raining.  The Lions played on, and the fair-weather fans left; but that was not the case for the superfans. It was a white-out night in the student section, and the Jungle Crew came ready, dressedRead More

Last homecoming bittersweet

Opinion and Blogs September 25, 2011 at 8:09 PM 0 comments

Homecoming once again has snuck up on us and we still try and act like we did not know it was coming.  We spend the week of Homecoming running around trying to get everything prepared for Friday night, and then we complain about it after the fact even though itsRead More

What to do in Searcy, part 2

Opinion and Blogs September 22, 2011 at 12:24 PM 0 comments

So if you tuned in yesterday for the tips on how to have fun in Searcy you will find that this a continuation of that first blog post.  All things fun to do in Searcy focus around one area, “Keep Entertained.”  If you feel boredom setting in get up andRead More