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A Long Time Ago…

A Long Time Ago…

Madison Kirkpatrick, Staff Reporter

December 5, 2016

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away… From the opening scroll to the closing credits, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, has you on the edge of your seat, stressing about what happens next. Then it has you complaining about how it ended, and realizing that you will have to wait two years until...

Increase the Peace: Black Lives Matter

Increase the Peace: Black Lives Matter

Timia Cobb, Staff Reporter

November 30, 2016

Editor's Note: Black Lives Matter's messages and practices have caused some controversy in the national scope. Please keep all comments civil, and remember that this is a piece of opinion. Growing up, I would always hear the lesson of how me being African-American made me different. That because of my sk...

My First Time Black Friday Shopping

My First Time Black Friday Shopping

Timia Cobb, Staff Reporter

November 28, 2016

Every year, people prepare themselves for a day full of deals, shopping and supposedly chaos, this day is Black Friday. I have never gone black Friday shopping because my family have never really seen the point of it, but this year I decided to go. I prepared myself for the worst; TV made it seem as i...

Is the Media Being a Drama Queen?

Is the Media Being a Drama Queen?

Tristan Kerans, Staff Reporter

November 28, 2016

The media plays a big part in advertising any and all major events. This year's election was certainly no exception. This election was one of the most controversial elections we have ever had. Almost everyone had an opinion about who should be president, and, as is shown with the most recent protests a...

Alone

Alone

Katrina Christine, Staff Reporter

November 15, 2016

I'm afraid, afraid of the dark Sleeping isn't just a walk in the park Monsters come out and give you fear They crawl in your room and come up near Shh little one and be a good dear Listen up quick and listen up here Monsters aren't under your bed Look they're up here, up in you head Your dreams ...

Make America Stronger Together Again?

Make America Stronger Together Again?

Omama Qureshi, Guest Writer/Former Editor-in-Chief

November 9, 2016

Editor's Note: Omama Qureshi was the Editor-in-Chief of the Paw Prints newspaper for the school year 2015-16. She is currently attending University of Texas-Austin to pursue a degree in Marketing. Qureshi is a practicing Muslim. Please keep all comments civil.   What have we done? How have we let...

NFL 2016: My Predictions

NFL 2016: My Predictions

Dylan Shackelford, Staff Reporter

November 8, 2016

NFC EAST Predicted Winner- Dallas Cowboys Best Player- Ezekiel Elliott The Cowboys have exceeded most people's expectations so far this season, starting out 7-1 at the top of the division. The rookie sensations Dak Prescott and Ezekiel Elliott have both taken the league by storm. Many people questione...

Military Siblings: Blessing or a Curse?

Military Siblings: Blessing or a Curse?

Whitney Ethridge, Staff Reporter

November 2, 2016

A little over a year ago my brother/best friend, Will, went to San Diego, California to start his career with the United States Marine Corps. He’s now stationed in Okinawa, Japan until possibly 2019. The next time I will get to see him is the summer of 2018. I couldn’t be more proud of him and what h...

Dreaming in the City

Dreaming in the City

Timia Cobb, Staff Reporter

November 2, 2016

I’m gonna try to not make this a series of complaints about how horrible life can be as a teenager, but it’s possible that won't work. When I was little I remember sitting at my aunt’s house and watching a show that would impact my life forever: “Sex in the City.” So maybe this show wasn...

All Work And No Play?

All Work And No Play?

Ariel Orr, Junior Editor

October 27, 2016

7:42 a.m.-3:25 p.m.: School...4:00 p.m. -9:00 p.m.: Work...10:00 p.m.: Home. This is an average day for a majority of high school students. Most days consist of school, work and not much else. The burning question is...should teens have a part time job while attending high school? It is essential t...

Apple v. Android: Fight of the Century

Apple v. Android: Fight of the Century

Samuel Hernandez and Cyrus Mahdavi

October 21, 2016

Editor's Note: If you wish to be a Guest Writer for the Paw Prints Online, talk to Mrs. Dyer in the Journalism room. We are always looking for new talents in the halls of Whitehouse. Pro-Apple: Samuel Hernandez Many people despite Apple products, but do they really know how good they are? Let's start with the...

If I Ruled the World

If I Ruled the World

Nic McIntyre, Staff Reporter

October 20, 2016

If I ruled things would be, well, things would be very, very different. Other than the fact that I would rewrite the entire constitution so that it really does the things it was meant to, our entire government would be… corrected. Don’t get me wrong, America is a great place and I love living here, b...

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