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Spring musical ‘Carousel’ set for March 29-30

March 14, 2019

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The spring musical “Carousel” will be performed by a cast of all high school students March 29-30 in the school auditorium. “The show is about a woman named Julie Jordan that falls in love with a man who runs a carousel,...

Finding the fitting phone

March 14, 2019

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What do you use, Apple or Android? Do you prefer the App Store or Google Play Store, Safari or Google Chrome,  iTunes Store or Google Play Music Store? Freshman Luca Sullivan supports Apple because he sees their them as...

Girls’ lacrosse falls to Edgewood 13-11

March 14, 2019

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The girls' varsity lacrosse team, led by seventh-grader Kiera R. with five goals, fell to Edgewood 13-11 Tuesday night. “Unfortunately, we weren't able to pull out a win, but we played well,” sophomore Paige Conrad said....

Theater to attend States during break

March 14, 2019

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During Spring Break, a select group of theater students will travel to Tampa to compete against high-ranking high school performers at the annual state competition. “From what I know of last year’s event, we go to a hotel...

SGA elections on the horizon

March 14, 2019

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The high-school Student Government Association soon will be hosting elections for the upcoming school year. Students will be able to pick up candidate application packets the week after Spring Break. During the following week,...

International Fiesta draws small crowd

March 14, 2019

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The Spanish Honor Society held its annual International Fiesta on Friday in the school cafeteria, featuring foods from various countries, music and arts-and-crafts. Of the arts-and-crafts they had at the event, students could decorate ...

Girls’ basketball open gyms have begun

March 13, 2019

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Returning players and students interested in participating in girls’ basketball next year are invited to attend open practices in the gym every Tuesday after school until 5:15 p.m. “At the first open gym we scrimmaged and p...

Soccer player endures leg injury

March 13, 2019

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Despite coming off a leg injury, Michael Villanueva (10) still worked through the soccer season and plans to return for his third varsity season next fall. “On the varsity side during practice, we split up and played so the...

Math class celebrates Pi Day

March 13, 2019

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Instead of the algebra and geometry problems, freshmen and sophomores usually find in Steven Thomas’ class, Thursday they will compete for extra-credit points, and indulge in eating the Little Debbies snack cakes Thursday. ...

Girls’ soccer banquet set for March 25

March 13, 2019

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The varsity girls' soccer team will get together one last time at the end-of-season banquet scheduled for March 25. During the banquet, coaches give out awards, seniors give their speeches and the team celebrates its last time w...

Holy Trinity shuts out boys’ tennis

March 11, 2019

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The boys' tennis team lost to Holy Trinity 0-7, including five singles and two doubles matches at the Fee Avenue tennis courts Monday.  “Holy Trinity is always a really good team,” sophomore Nathan Foo said. “They ca...

St. Patrick’s Day parade set for Saturday

March 11, 2019

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Brevard County’s 29th annual St. Patrick’s Day parade will be taking place Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Downtown Melbourne. “Every year me and my family go to the parade,” sophomore Andrea Cumba said. “We usua...

Homerooms getting back to normal

March 11, 2019

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Following a mock-emergency drill and various assemblies required by the district, homerooms are getting caught up and returning to the curriculum. "We haven't been able to start anything new lately," said Angela Feldbush, eighth-grade...

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