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Wonderful W.E.L.L. Wednesdays

Hayley Jeffries and Gracelyn Teague September 15, 2022

The debate over school start times has been an ongoing issue for a while, and difficult issues require creative solutions. On July 13, 2022, the Metropolitan School District of Martinsville got approved...

A student showing signs of depression.


Cameron Gee, Writer September 13, 2022
Mental Health is deeply underrepresented in 2022, but why and how?

21 Gun Salute

Cameron Gee and Noel Dickinson May 30, 2022

Today - a day of remembrance to those who have fallen for freedom and democracy. Martinsville celebrates these people by creating a memorial park.  Veterans have helped Martinsville in numerous ways....

Miami Riots

Peyton Parker, Writer May 25, 2022

The city of Miami Beach was declared to be in a state of emergency due to things getting out of control during this year's spring break. Because of Covid, spring breakers seemed to have taken vengeance....

Kid Gets Dragged a Mile on a Bus

Noel Dickinson, Writer May 25, 2022

Newsweek stated in 2015, that a 6-year-old girl was dragged over 1,000 feet after getting her backpack stuck in the doors of her school bus. She ended up with severe damage from being dragged through the...

A scholarship to remember

Peyton Parker, Writer May 24, 2022

Third graders from Bernard Black Elementary School, AZ, were amazed to find out they were provided free scholarships for college. A private family organization called “The Rosztoczy Foundation”, arranged...

What Lies Within

Madelyn Stantz, Writer May 20, 2022

The East Coast of the United States. Home to bustling cities, once in a lifetime opportunities, and over 118 million people. With such an admirable description, many would think of the East Coast as million...

Abortion Laws

Charity Shepherd, Writer May 17, 2022

For the past 50 years, the right for women to have an abortion has been a constant battle. More recently, many states have passed bills making it illegal to provide and/or receive an abortion. On January...

Mental Health Plagues College Athletics

Madelyn Stantz, Writer May 16, 2022

Picture this. You are a high school athlete, putting in countless hours of hard work and dedication to your sport. At the end of your high school career, you are granted the opportunity to play college...

Toddler Shooting

Toddler Shooting

Peyton Parker May 1, 2022

A 2-year-old boy unintentionally shot his 4-year-old sister on Tuesday, April 6. The two toddlers were sitting in a parked car at a gas station in Chester, Pennsylvania, at around 10:45 a.m., when disaster...


Cameron Gee May 1, 2022
Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson was confirmed to the Supreme Court. She is the first black woman justice, but will she bring equality?

Staircase Captive

Peyton Parker, Writer April 18, 2022

Staircase Captive   Paislee Joann Shultis, a six-year-old who went missing in 2019, was found on Monday, February 14, 2022. Paislee was found within the settlement of Saugerties, NY, three hours...

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