Music Review

Rhiannon Fields

April 17, 2015

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Lights! Camera! Action! This April, Har-Ber's drama and choir classes are bringing us another great performance, this year's music review.   "You prepare for this just like any other audition. You pick your song, spend your time rehearsing and learning your song, and I try and rest my voice as much as possible," said ...

Onyx Coffee Lab becomes a hotspot for HBHS student

Amanda Thattanakham, Alex Curiel, and Rachel Baker

April 10, 2015

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The Onyx Coffee Lab has always been a popular attraction, but with the Springdale location being just down the road from Har-Ber High School, it’s everyone’s favorite go-to spot. Whether you’re looking for a place to study or a meeting place for friends, Onyx Coffee Lab has it all. “It’s more spacious, it’s a...

Weekend Hotspot: Arkadia Retrocade

Amanda Thattanakham, Alex Curiel, and Rachel Baker

April 6, 2015

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The energy level is high as you enter the Arkadia Retrocade. Immediately after walking into the retro-feel lounge, you’re greeted by owner, Shea Mathis, instantly feeling welcomed. “Just five dollars. No tokens, no tickets, no re-entry fee. You’re buying it for the day. It’s simple and I do simple,” said Mathis. The...

The Choirs are coming!

Rhiannon Fields

March 10, 2015

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This year, Har-Ber high school is playing host to over 100 schools and their choirs for this year’s Choral Performance Assessment, or CPA. This assessment is traded back and forth between Bentonville and Har-Ber high schools every other year, and this year it’s the Har-Ber’s turn. “We get all of the information near...

Super Bowl commercials make statement

Rachel Baker, A&E

February 9, 2015

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For many viewers, the Super Bowl commercials are just as anticipated as the actual game. Super Bowl XLIX on February 1st was no different. From light-hearted and comical to heavy and depressing, these commercials continued to entertain, move, and make statements. The viewers could take a couple different approaches to the...

Volunteer Opportunities

Kerrigan Reading, Features Editor

February 6, 2015

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All eyes are on you as you make the shameful walk to the front of the room during a club meeting. It has just been announced that you have not turned in your community service hours for the semester. You are faced with the embarrassing threat of being put on academic probation for your lack of involvement with the community....

The Bachelor

Joanna Keck

February 6, 2015

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From year to year the traditions of the “Bachelor/Bachelorette” saga may vary, but the one characteristic that will never let us down is the ridiculously great looking people they provide for us to gawk at all season long. Chris Soules will be the 2015 “bachelor” looking for love, but this is not his first time on this...

The Wildcat Band takes All Region

Rachel Baker

February 6, 2015

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The All Region Band Clinic that took place Jan. 17-18 comprised of the best band members throughout the area. The clinic was held at Har-Ber, where the average band student was separated from the top musician who will take on competition at the state level. With 246 students making up the Wildcat Band, many Har-Ber band students...

‘Annie’ gets hard knock reviews

Jordan Setser, Reporter

February 5, 2015

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The remake of the 1982 film, “Annie” made its way towards theaters Dec. 19. This fun, kid friendly movie captured the attention of most families while portraying an orphan girl looking for her parents and stumbling upon a different kind of guardian. However, it was built up and did not meet expectations for those looking...

Students binge watch Netflix TV shows

Holland Primm, Opinion Editor

February 5, 2015

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Boredom struck senior Sarah Taylor as she sat in the backseat of the car on the seventeen hour drive to Crested Butte, Colorado. Rather than continue to wallow in a state of monotony, she proceeded to unlock her dad’s iPad, open Netflix, and watch hours upon hours of Gossip Girl, One Tree Hill, and Breaking Bad. Even after...

Fifty Shades of Grey stirs up controversy in young viewers

Caty Langston, A&E Editor

February 5, 2015

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The so called “most anticipated movie of the summer” by IMOb, “Fifty Shades of Grey,” will be released to theaters Feb. 14 this year. The film is based on the “erotic romance novel” by E.L. James. Many viewers are questioning the rating that has been given to the movie, rated R, instead of NC-17. Director Sam Taylor-Wood...

Taylor Swift’s 1989 album breaks records

Caty Langston, A&E editor

February 5, 2015

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Platinum. Taylor Swift’s new album “1989” is the first album of the year to go platinum, and it’s November. It sold 1.287 million copies in the first week of sales. Her first song that was released, “Shake it Off”, immediately became number one on the billboards  and maintained that spot for two weeks. Since the...

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