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North Korea leader Kim Jong Un attends a paramilitary parade held to mark the 73rd founding anniversary of the republic at Kim Il Sung square in Pyongyang in this undated image supplied by North Koreas Korean Central News Agency on September 9, 2021.    KCNA via REUTERS    ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. REUTERS IS UNABLE TO INDEPENDENTLY VERIFY THIS IMAGE. NO THIRD PARTY SALES. SOUTH KOREA OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN SOUTH KOREA.
Slim Jong Un
Eli Wyer, Writer • October 22, 2021
Photo Credit: Reuters
The Larry Nassar Gymnastics Case
Hayley Jeffries, Writer • October 22, 2021
Recent Vandalism At Martinsville High School
Recent Vandalism At Martinsville High School
Madelyn Stantz, Writer • October 4, 2021
An Afghan child sleeps peacefully under the warmth of an Air Force soldier’s uniform.
Afghanistan: The Aftermath
Vincentia Thatcher, Writer • September 22, 2021
Football at midfield.
Martinsville High School Speaks Out On Social Media Gang-Related Accusations
Madelyn Stantz, Writer • September 22, 2021
Efficient Fire Drill
Efficient Fire Drill
Piper Henson, Author • September 14, 2021
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The 2021 Met Gala
Hayley Jeffries, Writer • October 19, 2021

The 2021 Met Gala was held Monday, September 13, 2021. The Met is a red carpet fundraiser held by the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. This event is also known...

Why Indiana Universitys Vaccine Mandate is Necessary
Why Indiana University's Vaccine Mandate is Necessary
Eli Wyer, Writer • October 5, 2021

In recent years, vaccines have become a hot topic for debate. The issue has become so polarizing that some people have been willing to quit their job and change their way...

Taylor Swift for Vanity Fair
The Stolen Masters of Taylor Swift
Hayley Jeffries, Writer • October 5, 2021

In 2019, Taylor Swift’s ex-manager, Scooter Braun, stole her masters of records she has made. Taylor first began her career when she was just fourteen years old. In 2004,...

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Mr. Lund lounges in the hallway on the last day of school.
Lund's Last Lecture: The Backstory of Mr. Lund
Maggie Coffey and Reilly Gaunt May 27, 2021

After thirty-five years at MHS, Mr. Eric Lund is, unfortunately, retiring this year. With thousands of students taught, Mr. Lund certainly has...

The pileup at the start of the 1958 Indy 500. Image courtesy of Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Tragedy at the Start: The Story of the 1958 Indy 500
Elijah Roberson, Writer • May 21, 2021
“We were both concerned about Elisian and the rest of the front row. Pat told me ‘The only thing I’m worried about is getting through the first lap without a spin.’”
Sprint cars in action at Jungle Park. Image courtesy of the IndyStar
Ghost Towns and Abandoned Attractions of Indiana: Pt. 2
Elijah Roberson, Writer • May 21, 2021

In our last part of the Abandoned Ghost Towns and Attractions in Indiana, we took a look at a couple of ghost towns that can still be visited...

The Fighting Irish are back
Notre Dame Football is Back!
Brayden Hall, Writer • October 22, 2021

On September 5th, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish football team took the field for their season opener against the Florida State Seminoles. This game was the first in a long line of tests for this new version...

Cam Newton's Fall From Grace
September 16, 2021
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Lil Nas Xs three outfits at the 2021 Met Gala.
Rating Met Gala Outfits
Vincentia Thatcher, Writer • October 18, 2021

New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art hosted the annual Met Gala on September 13, 2021. One of the most highly-anticipated fashion events of...

Kanye West at listening party.
Donda by Kanye West Review Part 2
Charity Shepherd and Drew Nesbit October 1, 2021

Welcome back to the second part of our Donda review! This is Charity and Drew and in this part of the review, we will be breaking down tracks...

Kanye West at listening party.
Donda by Kanye West Review Part 1
Charity Shepherd and Drew Nesbit September 28, 2021

If you are an avid music listener like us, you know about the highly anticipated release of Kanye West’s 10th solo studio album, Donda. This...


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