The Roar

Student artwork takes on spacey vibe

February 28, 2019

Junior Julia Amode and her table group members in three-dimensional studio art took off into a space-related sculptural project on Jan. 29 to correspond with the upcoming chorus concert theme: 50 Years in Space. Since then, thr...

Perry releases new single featuring Zedd

February 22, 2019

Katy Perry plays a love-obsessed robot in her new music video for “365” with her love interest being Zedd. “The music video was about a robot who was having human emotions put into her. Later, she is tested with a hu...

Moviegoers anticipate 2019 releases

February 20, 2019

Sequels, reboots, franchises, and original movies are set to release in 2019, and the movie world is gearing up for a year saturated with new films. Several new Marvel movies are set to release, along with the final installmen...

MSSGA eyes early May for next dance

February 20, 2019

As the end of the third nine weeks approaches, the middle school Student Government Association is working toward finalizing plans for the next middle school dance. The goal is to have the dance in early May, with May 3 as the...

Motorcycling keeps teacher revved up

February 14, 2019

Physical education teacher Bonnie Bettis has been riding motorcycles since she was 9 years old. “I am an avid motorcyclist,” she said. “I started when my father brought me home a little Harley Davidson 90 in the back...

All-County Band Festival ends on the right note

February 11, 2019

The Brevard All-County Band Festival occurred on Jan. 26, at The King Center for Performing Arts. Participating students received their audition music in November, and used the remaining months to practice for the concert. ...

Ariana Grande’s new hit single faces backlash

January 23, 2019

Ariana Grande has been accused of copying Soulja Boy and Princess Nokia in her new single “7 Rings.” Senior Reinaldo Alers said that this could negatively impact the success of this song. “It might become a setback since she did t...

Freshman gamer displays extraordinary skill playing “Fortnite”

Auston Gonzalez, Editor in chief

January 17, 2019

Shots are fired from the northeast. His hands become sweaty as the footsteps grow louder and louder. He slaps up several walls before a rocket is fired directly toward him. After a long-fought battle, he takes down the opposing ...

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