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Review: Is Suicide Squad really as bad as most movie review sites say it is?

Review: Is Suicide Squad really as bad as most movie review sites say it is?

Hullale Khizirpour, Axe staffer
November 3, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Over the weekend, I watched the movie “Suicide Squad” to really see what the hype was about. I walked into the theatre thinking I was going to be disappointed by the movie, but then I walked out of that same theatre with my mind blown. What is it about? A U.S. intelligence officer decides to assemble a tea...

Review: Zootopia

Abigail Clapham, Axe staffer
October 25, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Overview: Judy Hopps (Ginnifer Goodwin) is the first rabbit to join the Zootopia police force. She quickly finds out how tough her new job is. Judy quickly tries to solve a mysterious case. However, to solve the case she must work with a sly fox, Nick Wilde, (Jason Bateman). Review: When I watched the trailer for ...

‘Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children’ Review

‘Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children’ Review

Chris Winegarner, Log Photographer
October 24, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

  ‘Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children’ Directed By: Tim Burton Starring: Eva Green, Asa Butterfield, Chris O’Dowd, Ella Purnell, Allison Janney, Rupert Everett, Terence Stamp, with Judi Dench and Samuel L. Jackson Length: 127 minutes Rated: PG-13 Score: 3.5/5 Stars According t...

First Choir Concert Opens Well

Chloe Gillespie, J1 Writer
October 17, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

If you haven’t been to one of the choir concerts you should really make time to go to one. Choir concerts are so much fun. The first concert may not always be the best, but it is still fun. We have a very good choir; there are some things they need to work on. “I think we need to work on...

Sports Column: From a Softball Player

Catie Janeczko, J1 writer
October 14, 2016
Filed under Opinion, Sports

The JV softball team had a great season. At the beginning of the season, they were not used to their new coach; this was coach Dan Backhaus’ first year of coaching softball. He coached baseball for many years before. According to players, at first it was hard to listen to him compare softball...

REVIEW: Finding Dory

Alex Brown, Axe staffer
September 29, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Overview: Dory (Ellen DeGeneres) is a wide-eyed, blue tang fish who suffers from memory loss every 10 seconds or so. The one thing she can remember is that she somehow became separated from her parents as a child. With help from her friends Nemo and Marlin, Dory embarks on an epic adventure to fin...

REVIEW: Grinter’s Sunflower Farm

REVIEW: Grinter’s Sunflower Farm

Courtney Calhoon, Writer
September 29, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

   The Sunflower Farm has been around for a few years now, but this year everyone was raving about the Sunflower Farm. It was the place to be young to old. Jamien Bartlow, Sarah White and Ty Foxworthy were a few people that went and thoroughly enjoyed it. How was the drive? “At first I thoug...

‘Blair Witch’ Is Full of Scares, Could Be More Original

‘Blair Witch’ Is Full of Scares, Could Be More Original

Chris Winegarner, Photographer
September 25, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

‘Blair Witch’ Directed By: Adam Wingard Length: 89 minutes Rated: R Score: 3.5 out of 5 Stars ‘Blair Witch’ is a 2016 sequel to the 1999 film ‘The Blair Witch Project.’ The original film was a found footage “documentary” which was based around a group of three college st...

Review: Joy Wok

Review: Joy Wok

Max Gruschka, Axe staffer
September 21, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

What is Joy Wok: Joy Wok is a Chinese buffet in Liberty, near 152 and 35. It was opened in 2010 by Kevin and Jennifer Liu. The buffet contains a variety of foods from crab legs to general tso’s chicken. It also has a sushi bar and a Hitachi grill. Review: I have gone to Joy Wok multiple times, including once for dinner bef...

Review: Flying Saucer

Review: Flying Saucer

Skyler Benjamin, Axe staffer
May 18, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Flying Saucer is a restaurant downtown! I usually go to Flying Saucer in between my dress rehearsal and my dance recital. A group of us walks to the restaurant for a late lunch. Their food is delicious! My friend Hallie Stamper went with us for the first time, and said, “We should go there more...

Review: Dragonfly

Review: Dragonfly

Alex Brown, Axe staffer
May 17, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

What is Dragonfly? Dragonfly is a small internet café located on Englewood next to Great Clips and Game Stop.  They sell black, blossom, chai, oolong, white, green, herbal and roolbos teas, as well as smoothies.  They also sell various food items such as crepes and fruits. Review: Dragonfly is one of my favorite places to g...

Letter to the Seniors of 2017

Allee Armitage, Axe executive producer
May 17, 2016
Filed under Opinion

Dear Class of 2017, It’s time. It’s our time. We are the new seniors; we’re at the top of the food chain. We can no longer look for guidance from the seniors. We are the seniors. Everything we do will be analyzed by the underclassmen. We set the example for the school. With that being...

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