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Greenway vs. Charter School

November 6, 2019 3:20am | Paris Adams Kneifel

GREENWAY VS. CHARTER SCHOOL A popular charter school near Greenway is ACAA (Arizona Conservatory for Arts and Academics). In my experience, students there are working on various artistic endeavors, and teachers are more laid back. Here at Greenway, a much larger public high school students […]

Should Colleges Pay Jocks for Hard Knocks?

November 6, 2019 3:19am | Robert Mendoza

SHOULD COLLEGE ATHLETES BE PAID? In 2017, Division I colleges made a resounding $1.1 billion in revenue from their athletic programs.  How much of that money legally went into athletes’ pockets? None. The NCAA has never allowed its players to make money off their names […]

Sweet 16s Vs Quinceaneras

November 6, 2019 3:17am | Shiann Gould

SWEET SIXTEENS VS QUINCEANERAS  Sweet 16 parties and Quinceaneras are celebrations that are very important memories for many girls.  Quincenaneras are rooted in cultural tradition and the sweet 16 party is another event that girls love to plan for. Trying to decide which is better […]

Is Water Wet?

November 6, 2019 3:13am | Norman Heifner

IS WATER WET? Talking with friends is always a fun thing to do. Most friends talk about how their day went, or what their plans are for later. Others like to discuss controversial topics, like “What president do you think is better?” or “Do you […]

Nice and Comfy

November 6, 2019 3:12am | Kayla Spahn

NICE AND COMFY Imagine standing with your group of friends right before school. You notice the different ways they all dress. Some are dressed up, others look like they just got out of bed. Then you look to see the girl who’s wearing a big […]

Greenway- “That Gay School”

September 20, 2019 12:07pm | True MacGregor

GREENWAY- “THAT GAY SCHOOL” It was a Thursday at 2:37 pm, and I nervously checked the time on my old phone with a dusty purple case. Trudging up the stairs, thoughts started to race through my head. What if I didn’t fit in? What if […]

A Little Clarity on Popularity

September 20, 2019 12:05pm | Brianna Armer

A LITTLE CLARITY ON POPULARITY Most people in high school want to be popular, to fit a stereotype. They want to be that couple, that football player, or that funny class clown. Many wonder if being popular is really a worthy goal. Some seek popularity […]

Demon Stress Fest

September 20, 2019 12:03pm | Kayla Spahn

DEMON STRESS FEST I was really stressed in 7th grade. My teacher started giving the class 10 assignments on a Monday and expecting them to be done by Friday that same week. I was so stressed that I fell behind and began to fail that […]

Drones on their Phones

September 20, 2019 11:57am | Paris Adams Kneifel

DRONES ON THEIR PHONES Many teenagers these days have phones. These phones can cause a distraction when kids are doing their work for school. People never pay attention to the real world for instance, there are a ton people everyday crashing and bumping into others […]

When Animals Weep

September 20, 2019 11:56am | Teniesha Begaye

WHEN ANIMALS WEEP (This article contains graphic images of animals being harmed). I have had so many animals over the years and I have always had a passion for wildlife. My two dogs have become my first priority since I got them. Where I’m from, […]