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NBA 2K returns to the top of the gaming world

September 12, 2018

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With the NBA 2K19 prelude having been released Aug. 31, fans believed the official NBA video game’s release to be nothing short of fantastic. After a rather disappointing NBA 2K18 game, 2K19 seems to have stepped its game up wit...

Local shooting hits close to home for some students

Rosellen Rodriguez, staff writer

August 24, 2018

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A usual Friday night football game suddenly erupted into a frantic scene as a number of people fled the Palm Beach Central High football stadium following a shooting on Aug. 17. Two adult males were injured, leaving one in critical...

Drake stings with ‘Scorpion’

Drake stings with ‘Scorpion’

Madhav Pamidimukkala, Sports Editor

August 23, 2018

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Butterflies flutter into Brevard Zoo

May 23, 2018

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Just in time for the summer rush, Brevard Zoo's "Butterflies and the Magic of Nature" exhibit is returning to the Wild Florida section after a three-year absence. The exhibit features hundreds of native butterfly species, a snapping...

‘Overwatch’ hero sparks controversy

May 23, 2018

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“Overwatch,” a first-person shooter game by Blizzard, has been a sensation for the past year. Its latest hero, Brigitte, has received lots of attention. "She’s pretty wack [I’m] not going to lie,” sophomore Nicole...

Backpack ban draws mixed reactions

May 23, 2018

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Students not being able to bring backpacks on the last three days of school has generated complaints. “I think it’s really stupid because we need our stuff,” sophomore Alexis Vander said. “I keep bringing in stuff th...

AP exam causing human dilemmas

May 15, 2018

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The exam for AP Human Geography is scheduled for Friday, the same day seventh-period semester exams begin which means sophomore Alysa Taylor and freshman Bailey Hetzel will take both exams on the same day. The scheduled dates f...

Back on Track

Ben Lack, Sports Editor

May 15, 2018

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Breaking six school records was not enough for senior Jared Hayes.  At FHSAA Track Regionals this season, he ran the 800 meter race in 1:55.98, good for second at the meet. Earning himself a spot at the state championship,&...

Riders of the Storm

Riders of the Storm

Michael Lucente, Staff Writer

May 15, 2018

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Wildcats work on their summer bodies

May 12, 2018

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Now that the year is coming to the end and summer is on the horizon, some athletes are breaking out their running shoes and protein shakers. "I'm working out with a program that Trey Plyer made me, and I'm going to be playing...

AP exams loom large

May 12, 2018

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Exams produce a stressful time for many, but studying becomes an even more arduous task when AP classes are involved in the mix. "I take AP human geography with [teacher Brooke Owen-Thomas] and in order to prepare for exams...

Class concentration goes to the birds

May 12, 2018

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Throughout the past year, various complaints have been expressed regarding the noises coming from the classroom's air-conditioning system during the school day. The culprits: birds living and nesting near the outdoor air-intake...

Band closes out year with Spring Concert

May 12, 2018

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The school band recently held its annual Spring Concert. During the show, Beginning Band, Advanced Band, Symphonic Band, Wind Ensemble, and Jazz Band all performed several pieces. “I thought all of the bands performed their ...

Seniors prepare for summer and beyond

El Lock, Beat Report

May 12, 2018

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The end of the year is approaching and students are gearing up for summer break. Seniors will get a head start as they graduate five days before school ends for underclassmen.  “During the summer I’ll be going to Chr...

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