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Minimum Wage

Marielle Curcio, Staff Reporter

March 4, 2015

Filed under Opinion

As most students who work know, our current national minimum wage is $7.25 an hour. President Obama called on Congress during the 2014 and 2015 State of Union Addresses to raise the minimum wage to $10.10 nationwide. Being high...

Lady Cougar Support

Gus Holub, Assistant Sports Editor

March 4, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Our school is known for its passionate student section at sporting events, known as the “Cougar Crazies.” We have even been ranked as one of the best in Wake County. We show our love for football and basketball; however,...

Boys’ Lacrosse

Charlie Byrd, Staff Reporter

March 4, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Brand new after years of denial and excuses, a boys’ lacrosse team will finally take the field. Excuses have been made for years why we could not get a lacrosse team: we didn't have field space, or enough players and it would...

Senioritis

Isabel Jones, Online Editor-In-Chief

March 4, 2015

Filed under Opinion

It was always said that senior year would be the best and the easiest. This I have not seen to be true. This year my time seems to be very limited, and there seems to just not be enough hours in the day. I take higher classes,...

How resolute are New Year’s resolutions?

Chandler, Sports Editor

January 21, 2015

Filed under Opinion

We are almost one month into the New Year, and I have spent the majority of this month ruminating on one question. How resolute are New Year’s Resolutions? I have never seen the purpose in waiting for a new year to get a...

Find time for love ones even when the holidays are over

Isabel Jones, Online Editor-In-Chief

January 21, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Now that the holidays have passed, I look back and wish I had enjoyed them a little more. These days, people seem to have forgotten the meaning and purpose of the holidays. The holidays are meant to be a main time for family...

Students lack their say in school

Isabel Jones

December 3, 2014

Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

I find it sad that students have such little say in their schools. These are our years.  We are the student body. We represent our school, so we should have a say in what we want to happen to us during our time here. The time...

Jacks or Jays

Tyler Murray

December 3, 2014

Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

There are three types of people: Jordans, Jack Rodgers, and people who couldn’t care less. For a long time, females owned the shoe category, no contest. Nowadays, as the rise of the retro Jordan era is being introduced, guys...

Female students still face inequality

Ashley Stecker

December 3, 2014

Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

For years, ideals of women have been put in place by society. Expected to be the ideal wife, giving up all hope to advance as men do in career paths, giving birth, being the caretaker and so much more: women balance all this,...

Faster internet for WF is a good idea

Ryan Wallance, Reporter

May 23, 2014

Filed under Opinion

I am a big fan of technology, and as such, I believe now is the time to move forward and embrace fiber-optic cable as the next big step to improve this town’s technological infrastructure. Our aging infrastructure has not...

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