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Check It Out: Dear Material Girl, why aren’t we a part of your ‘Material World’?

Check It Out: Dear Material Girl, why aren’t we a part of your ‘Material World’?

December 14, 2011
Filed under Features, Opinion

Fashion blog by: Madisson Stanley The Material Girl Collection was created by Lourdes ‘Lola’ Leon and her mother Madonna and was launched Aug. 3, 2010. Material was to be designed for and distributed to all Macy’s department stores. To give a number, 75 stores were signed off to have shops installed or ‘...

Thanksgiving loses value

December 14, 2011
Filed under Features, Opinion

By: Natalie Holmgren Thanksgiving is a holiday when families should gather together and appreciate everything they’re thankful for.  Most families now just think it’s an excuse to eat a big meal. That’s not even close to what Thanksgiving is really about. Some people talk about how they gai...

Boeding’s Buzz: ‘Gears of War’ is not a bore

Boeding’s Buzz: ‘Gears of War’ is not a bore

November 15, 2011
Filed under Features, Opinion

Video game blog by: Jake Boeding Gears of War’s multiplayer is fantastic, simply put.  While the versus mode can be a bit frustrating, the iconic “Horde” mode and brand new “Beast” mode make the $60 game worth it.   While versus does provide some nice competition every once in awhile, it inevita...

Marching Northmen take the field

November 13, 2011
Filed under Features, Sports

Check It Out: H&M meets the Plaza; Versace meets H&M

Check It Out: H&M meets the Plaza; Versace meets H&M

November 11, 2011
Filed under Features, Opinion

  Fashion Blog by: Madisson Stanley It seems to me that fashion is right on schedule this year; forget being ‘fashionably’ late.  The Country Club Plaza has always kept up with high-end boutiques like Armani Exchange, Betsey Johnson, Coach, Michael Kors, and even a Tiffany & Co. So the new 2...

Stories from the students: “Imagine”

Stories from the students: “Imagine”

October 27, 2011
Filed under Features

Photo and poem by: Sydney Bennett, Junior Imagine peace, No fighting, no war. Imagine honesty, Tell the truth and nothing more. Imagine passion, Love something with all your heart. Imagine hope, Have faith in a world falling apart. Imagine love, No anger, no hate. Imagine a giving world...

Boeding’s Buzz: Uncharted 3 multiplayer falls short

Boeding’s Buzz: Uncharted 3 multiplayer falls short

October 25, 2011
Filed under Features, Opinion

Video game blog by: Jake Boeding After enjoying a nice tasty Spicy Italian foot long and large cherry coca-cola from Subway, I noticed that by just buying a drink I had gotten early access to the online multiplayer of Uncharted 3, the third installment of developer Naughty Dog’s juggernaut series. ...

Samatar places first

October 25, 2011
Filed under Features, Sports

By: Katelyn Ramsey Junior Liban Samatar placed first at Cross Country Conference on Thursday, Oct. 13. Northmen News caught up with the champion to ask him about his training and future. Northmen News: What was it like to win conference? Liban Samatar: It felt great.  It’s hard.  The course sucked, and ...

College website help for seniors

October 23, 2011
Filed under Features

Kardashian Kollection shipped to Kansas City

Kardashian Kollection shipped to Kansas City

October 21, 2011
Filed under Features, Opinion

Fashion blog and photos by: Madisson Stanley Hello Everyone; I have more wonderful and local fashion news for you all. As most of us know, Antioch Center has been kind of a ghost town for a couple years now, but our Sears has somehow stayed strong through it all, and boy, am I thankful. The beginning of August is a h...

Livestrong game raises money

Livestrong game raises money

October 21, 2011
Filed under Features, News, Sports

Photos by: Gabby Brancato Story by: Chelsie Yokum The hallways were a sea of yellow on Thursday, Oct. 13, as students and staff sported  the Livestrong T-shirts that were sold by the soccer team the weeks prior. That night was no ordinary soccer game; it was the Livestrong game against Staley Hig...

‘Super Test Day’ causes stress

October 19, 2011
Filed under Features, Opinion

By: Natalie Holmgren Waking up really early, having to eat a good breakfast, and getting that last minute cramming in.  That stressful feeling of “Super Test Day” isn’t a good feeling.  First off, the gym felt like it could be snowing during the test. People could’ve been more focused on the ...

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