Breaking Blue

Popular Alien Theories

Popular Alien Theories

Ethan Kidwell

April 20, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment

    Have you ever looked at the stars at night and wondered what all is out there? We have all heard stories of people seeing UFOs, or stories of cows being abducted, but we have never been able to find credible, solid proof or at least a good picture. Does this mean that humans are ...

Malala

Malala

Mya Freed, Writer/Photographer

April 14, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Born in Mingora, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan on July 12th, 1997, Malala Yousafzai is one of the best-known modern feminist heroes. She did what no one expected with the Taliban (an Islamic fundamentalist political movement that enforced a strict interpretation of Sharia, or Islamic law) flecked throughout Pakist...

Albert Einstein

Albert Einstein

Lydia Rector, Writer

April 14, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Albert Einstein, the most influential physicist of the 20th century, played a major role in education. Einstein was born in Germany on March 14, 1879. His father, Hermann Einstein, was an engineer and salesman. His mother, formerly Pauline Koch, looked after the household. Einstein had a sister, Maja, wh...

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Darian Lanfair, Writer

April 14, 2016


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Martin Luther King, Jr. (MLK) was born on January 15,1929 in  Atlanta, Georgia to Reverend Martin Luther King, Sr. and Alberta Williams King. At the age of five, King started public school. Then at the age of fifteen, he graduated from high school. King fought for equal rights for African-Americans through nonvi...

Susan B. Anthony

Susan B. Anthony

Jianni Adams, Writer

April 14, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Susan B. Anthony was born on February 15, 1820. Anthony was raised in an extremely religious Quaker home and became a teacher. Being a teacher was not her only occupation; Susan B. Anthony also was a leader of the abolitionist women’s voting rights movement. Eventually, Anthony lead the National Ameri...

High School Miserable

High School Miserable

Piper Nesbit, Writer

April 5, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Opinion

Don’t lie. You know you have every word memorized to “We’re All in This Together” from High School Musical, and when a song from the movie comes on Pandora, you find yourself singing along. I don’t know about you, but the High School Musical trilogy was a huge part of my childhood. So, when ev...

Facing Harsh Facts

Facing Harsh Facts

Delaney Nunn, Writer

March 23, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, News, Showcase, Student Life, The Bucket

Whether you have slept with multiple partners, or have made a commitment to stay a virgin until marriage, nobody is oblivious to the amount of promiscuity during our high school years. Teenage pregnancy rates have shot up dramatically throughout the past decade, and sexual activity has became more popul...

Fuller House, Fuller Hearts

Fuller House, Fuller Hearts

Lydia Rector, Writer

March 16, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment

“Everywhere you look” Fuller House has captured viewers attention. At long last, the beloved show, Full House, is making a comeback. The hit television series Full House has enthralled both young and old alike. Regardless of whether or not the episodes were viewed as they aired or years later as...

Channel “Fun”

Channel “Fun”

Austin Ryan and Gary Baker

March 16, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Opinion

Since the dawning of middle school, we have been forced to watch the vile news station known as Channel One. Boring, cheesy, and always two weeks late with its news, Channel One has proven over the years that it is nothing more than a waste of 12 minutes. Students arrive at school and have to report...

Stories From the Wings

Stories From the Wings

Jianni Adams, Writer

March 11, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment

The theatre. For one reason or another, you all have been there once or twice. On stage, things look put together and if done correctly; the actors and stage crew make it look effortless. For the most part the drama remains on stage. However, every now and then all hell breaks lose backstage during a ...

Winning With Words

Kiki Chandler, Writer

February 11, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment

This year was the 31st annual MHS Poetry contest. For many students, this contest was worth more than just money. The Creative Writing class had the opportunity to pick the theme for the contest which was “Falling Through Madness.” The class is offered through the school and is taught by Mr. Ken...

Keeping it Local

Emily Krulik and Gary Baker

February 11, 2016


Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Tomato Pie If you happen to think that a date at home is the best plan for you, sit back, relax, and enjoy a tomato pie from, well, Tomato Pie. It is in Paragon and, yes, while you do have to go and get it yourself, it is definitely worth the drive. Call in and order a pizza of your choosing ahead o...

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