Make the (penny) wise choice to see It in theaters

We all have something to fear. From spiders to sharks to heights, there’s always that one thing that people just can’t stand. This is exactly what seven young outcasts in Derry, Maine, encountered in this year’s biggest horror movie, It. The main antagonist of the movie is Pennywise the Dancing Clown, played by Swedish actor…

Fall play pre-production begins; students audition

The auditions to perform in this year’s fall play, Much Ado About Nothing, took place on Sept. 12 and 14 and drew in a crowd of around 60 participants, much fewer than the annual spring musical auditions’ turnout which ranges into the hundreds. One hopeful contestant, junior Zack Cassidy who is a frequent participant in…

Acid rap is back: Chance the Rapper returns to the DMV

Chance the Rapper’s album “Coloring Book” was released in May of 2016, but his tour of the album as well as some of his other songs began almost a year later starting this past April. Chance returned to the DMV on June 4 at Jiffy Lube Live before an overcrowded audience of 23,000 people. The…

Blockbuster movies look to make big boom this summer

As the school year draws to a close, students are itching for summer and the benefits that go along with it. One such benefit is the resurrection of summer blockbuster movies. Students at this school are in for an especially action-packed and exhilirating lineup of movies this summer and should get excited for what’s to…

Concerts fill up as summer approaches

As the school year starts to wrap up, students are starting to change their focus from their school work to exciting summer events. Although summer may seem to go by too quickly, in reality there are many days of the summer to do something fun. Teenagers have already started to plan summer events in advance,…