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“I woke up and she was gone”

Dakota Ake

May 15, 2017

Filed under Features

People rely on their mom for many things- she is a comforter, a provider, and a friend. Despite what you are going through with their mom, you generally want the best for her. The last thing you want is for her health to deplete....

A is for Autism

Dakota Ake, writer and Web Editor

April 15, 2017

Filed under Entertainment

As of April 10th, 2017 Sesame Street now has a character with autism. Sesame Street did very well at portraying the characteristics of autism.  April is also Autism Awareness month so this was the perfect time to debut this adora...

Emergency Lesson for Preschoolers and Their Student Teachers

Dakota Ake, Log Editor-in-Chief

March 28, 2017

Filed under News

Monday morning students were returning back to school for the first time since spring break. Classes were picking up as normal and work was continuing to be done. Second block, however, there was an unexpected change in the organization...

WATER you drinking?

Bailee Treat and Dakota Ake

January 30, 2017

Filed under Entertainment

How can water taste better without the extra calories added? The Right Cup is FDA approved and is designed with the proper smell and taste in order to make water not water.   According to their Indiegogo page (https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/the-right-cup-trick-your-brain-drink-more-water-health-technology#/) ), the cup is designed with smell and taste. The human tongue tastes only sweet, bitter, sour, salty, and umami flavo...

Uncovering a Hidden Disease

Uncovering a Hidden Disease

November 13, 2016

Types of Seizures

Dakota Ake, Log Editor-in-Chief

November 13, 2016

Filed under Uncategorized

When people think of seizures they typically think of someone on the floor twitching uncontrollably, but that isn’t always that case. Listed below is a list of a few different types of seizures someone might be having. This...

Sophomore Designs School’s First Geofilter

Sophomore Designs School’s First Geofilter

Dakota Ake, Editor-in-Chief

September 28, 2016

Filed under News

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