Umbrella Academy: a review

Katherine Carson, Online Editor

March 28, 2019

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The Umbrella Academy, based on Gerard Way’s graphic novel, is a unique take on what it means to be a superhero. As a fan of the original comic, I quickly became excited when the show was released. Within two days I had finished the 10 episode season. Although the film adaptation varies from the original version, I was ...

American Football: a review

Jackson Williams, Reporter

March 28, 2019

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If I asked you to remember the first time you ever actually gave any thought as to what high school might be like, you would probably tell me about High School Music or Sky High or something. Now if I asked you to take every dated archetype from either of those movies and look at them through the eyes of Eeyore the donkey, ...

Band students prep for All State

Matteo Campagnola, Reporter

January 22, 2019

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Senior William Gay stepped foot into the All State tryout room, prepared to play his French horn audition music that he has been practicing for months. Over 40 Har-Ber Band students will travel to Conway to try out for All State band on Feb. 2. Gay, a french horn player for six years, plans to try out again after qualifying ...

Would you rather?

Would you rather?

January 22, 2019

On Jan. 8, 2019, millions of Americans tuned in to watch the Address to the Nation from the Oval Off...

Artists select concentration, theme for College Board

Matteo Campagnola, Reporter

January 22, 2019

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AP Studio students throughout the school are working throughout the year to finish their concentrations. A concentration is a series of art pieces that relate to one central topic or theme that students in AP Studio are working on. These concentrations are due at the end of the year with their portfolio, which they submit to...

Untitled Album: a review

Jack Williams, Reporter

December 21, 2018

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Untitled Album is a collaborative album (dubbed ‘arbitrary beat tape’) between Boston producer and occasional rapper, ovrcast, and Vallejo’s own sample guru, SELA, carved out of two live studio improv sessions (according to the bandcamp page). My previous encounters with SELA and his music have been oftentimes wonderfully perturbing yet occasionally fatally torpid, most...

Choir hosts traditional night of holiday tunes

Bailey Hopkins, Reporter

December 21, 2018

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year. The holiday spirit flows through every household as people prepare for festivities. While everyone is in preparation for the holiday season, the choirs are hard at work as well because as choir director Randy Erwin likes to say “everyone wants a choir at Christmas.” Every year...

A Star is Born: a review

Katherine Carson, Online Editor

December 21, 2018

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An immediate hit, A Star Is Born, the fourth remake of the 1937 film, debuted in early October and featured vocals and actors from stars such as Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper, and music co-produced by Lukas Nelson, son of legend Willie Nelson. Within the first week of release, the album accompanying the film topped the Billboard ...

A BRIEF INQUIRY INTO ONLINE RELATIONSHIPS

Jack Williams, Reporter

December 21, 2018

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The 1975: A Review

Playing their hearts out

Bailey Hopkins, Reporter

November 1, 2018

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The start of the football season is always marked by the same ritual; it begins with the screams of trumpets and the call of clarinets from the rotunda. Students flee from first period to Wildcat stadium, to the gym shouting cheers towards their football team, celebrating the hard work the team. However, at the same time anoth...

Salt Water

Salt Water

March 5, 2018

The sun warms my face as my footprints mark the powdered sand. Voices cloud my ears and my senses blu...

Faith in Italy vs. America

Faith in Italy vs. America

March 5, 2018

Six months ago I left my home country to fly 5,300 miles away; I was full of expectations and dreams...

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