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Best of 2020: Sofia Guzman

Looking back on 2020, many people’s lives were changed as a consequence of the pandemic and the corresponding newfound time: while some procrastinated, others found happiness in the little things, such as junior Sofia Guzman. After passing her lifeguard certification before the pandemic hit, she devoted her time to being a lifeguard. Since she had […]

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Best of 2020: Keary Ryan

2020 was a year unlike any other, and while many found it bleak and unproductive, math teacher Keary Ryan had his share of positive moments during the crazy year. Ryan has two main personal bests from 2020, one from his professional work life and the other from his personal life. Since Ryan teaches math, it’s […]

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Best of 2020: Lainey Luper

While 2020 proved to be a challenging year for everyone, junior Lainey Luper used it as an opportunity to reach one of her personal achievements. She said that she was able to complete 25 hours of service work in the past year, a number which is a personal best for her throughout her life. A […]

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Best of 2020: Mike Nolan

You can’t teach an old dog new tricks, but apparently, an old dog can teach a new dog tricks. This year, librarian Mike Nolan and his wife Amy adopted a new dog, and Nolan’s accomplishment of 2020 was that for the first time in his life, he taught a dog how to play fetch. The […]

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Best of 2020: Dominic Gutter

Sophomore Dominic Gutter has always loved the sport of basketball, and last year he was able to earn a spot on the varsity boys basketball team as just a freshman. Gutter said he was able to accomplish this goal through hard work and passion.. “Basketball is something I have always spent a lot of my […]

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Best of 2020: Maggie Ross

Many crazy things happened in 2020, including a global pandemic, a chaotic election, and for junior Maggie Ross, one state championship title. Ross said winning the cheer state championship title just a few weeks before the pandemic hit was her best accomplishment of 2020. She and her team started practicing in October of 2019 for […]

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‘A Nightmare Before Christmas’

For junior Calvin Burzynski, December is always filled with the stress of exams, but he survives with the knowledge that he can watch “A Nightmare Before Christmas” while eating cookies and drinking hot chocolate with his mom after his last test. According to the Internet Movie Database, “A Nightmare Before Christmas” is an animated movie […]

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‘Elf’

The holiday season is the perfect time to cuddle up with a blanket and movie and enjoy the warm comforts of family. As Christmas comes around the corner once again, freshman Reese McCellan is excited to watch “Elf” with her family. McCellan explained that curling up on the couch with her family to watch Buddy […]

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‘National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation’

The holiday season is near, along with holiday movies to provide some joy to many people, including junior Cece Andrews. Andrews’ favorite movie to watch during the holiday season is “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” due to how relatable it is and the laughs that it brings each Christmas. “It’s just really funny, and it also […]

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‘Home Alone’

With Christmas fast approaching, junior Isabel Best is excited for her family’s annual tradition of watching her favorite holiday movie “Home Alone” on Christmas Eve.  “Home Alone” tells the story of a young boy left behind when his parents go on a trip to France. While he is home alone, burglars try to rob his […]