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Sophomore Logan Larrick points to the graphs he completed on his paper airplane experiments for his long-term.

High school holds sixth annual science conference

Brigette Richard, Business Manager May 24, 2022

On May 13, Physics teacher Dr. Brian Wargo, along with sixth grade science teacher Ms. Jeanine Ging, held the sixth annual science conference for students in Physics I through III, alumni within science...

The defamation trial between the two well-known actors, Johnny Depp and Amber Heard, continues.

Celebrities Amber Heard, Johnny Depp face controversy

Ana Shipman and Janey Parks May 24, 2022

Johnny Depp and Amber Heard, the once-famous couple, have recently gone to court against each other for defamation of character after Heard accused Depp of domestic abuse.  Heard is no stranger to...

Ms. Emily Rickard’s band students sit on stage during their spring concert on May 4. The flutes rest while the saxophones play along to the melody.

Spring melodies

Paige Young, News Editor May 24, 2022

As spring is in the air, so are people’s spirits. On Wednesday, May 4, at 7 p.m., Ms. Jennifer Newman’s chorus students performed their spring concert, along with Ms. Emily Rickard’s jazz and concert...

Doug Ducey, Arizona’s governor, was elected in 2014 and re-elected in 2018.

Arizona governor limits abortion, transgender rights

Ana Shipman, Editorial Editor May 2, 2022

While pursuing the conservative agenda, Arizona Governor, Doug Ducey, signed multiple bills that may put a wrench in rights that many have been fighting for. Happening on March 30, people may suspect a...

Gas and food shortages across America have affected many. Prices are skyrocketing, and some Americans struggle to find gas stations that won’t break the bank.

Skyrocketing gas prices, food shortages strike America

Janey Parks, Staff Writer May 2, 2022

In recent months, it has become very apparent that there was a significant jump in gas prices. Gas prices and food scarcity are hitting record highs almost daily. Seeing that your tank needs filled causes...

Collective punishment can add stress to students and further isolates peers. More often than not, collective punishment creates issues as opposed to solving them.

Eye for an eye

Christopher Denkovich, Asst. News Editor May 2, 2022

The day-to-day life of the high school consists of many aspects and a copious number of different cliques. A daily occurrence in schools across the country is consistent rule-breaking, which is swiftly...

This year, the theme for prom is Cloud 9, as shown by the graphic displaying the logo for the theme.

Prom season is in the air

Paige Young, News Editor May 2, 2022

After two years, prom is finally returning to normal for students and guests. In 2020, prom was postponed, and then later canceled due to COVID-19. The 2021 prom was different from past ones. Last year,...

Standing by her artwork, senior Isabella Klenk’s earned an honorable mention for her water color painting, “Deadly Beautiful,” during the 2022 Beaver County High School Senior Art Competition at the Merrick Art Gallery in New Brighton, Pa.

Art through the eyes of emotion

Jessica Majors, Photo Editor May 2, 2022

Capturing art could be hard for many, but for three young ladies, the realm of art comes naturally to them. Three seniors at Freedom Area High School, Isabella Klenk, Madison Lavrusky and Renae Mohrbacher,...

Death tolls for both sides are increasing every day. Thousands of men, women and children have lost their lives so far.

Russia announces peace terms

Christopher Denkovich, Asst. News Editor March 31, 2022

Over the course of the past several weeks, the threats of violence from Russia have turned into war. The line of troops, tanks, artillery and missiles are no longer being used to pressure the Ukrainian...

Mask wearing restrictions are being lifted by countries around the world as cases of
the virus are declining.

COVID-19 cases declining, restrictions lifting

Troy Pawlowski, Sports Editor March 31, 2022

After two years of COVID-19 thrashing America, as well as the rest of the world, cases for the virus are slowly going down. Even though there were multiple variants of the virus that broke out at different...

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