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How Barack Obama Renewed America

How Barack Obama Renewed America

Lauryn Almand, Staff Writer
April 12, 2017 • 46 views
Filed under News, Showcase, World

The past eight years have bore many changes in the United States of America. Whether it be good or bad, Barack Obama contributed to many of these transformations in our country. It was a period of freedom, controversy, happiness, pain, but most of all- change. Our country is divided between those who...

Get Out and Vote

Get Out and Vote

Jack Scott, Staff Writer
January 10, 2017 • 108 views
Filed under Editorial/Opinion, Showcase

After school on the Friday before election day, I drove down to the Cumming City Hall and voted early. It took me about ten minutes, not even the time it took to get down there. There were only about five people in line, and the attendants were all quite friendly. My “I voted” sticker is displayed...

Georgia’s 2016 Ballot Decisions

Georgia’s 2016 Ballot Decisions

Abigail Ingram, Staff Writer
December 14, 2016 • 118 views
Filed under News, Showcase

Despite the enormous amount of drama and rioting in the media recently because of the election, Georgia’s citizens had more than just one pressing decision to make: amendments 1, 2, 3 and 4 to be exact. Amendment 1 was defeated. It was geared towards education and chronically failing public schools;...

Notes from Noah: Why We Won’t Accept the President-Elect

Notes from Noah: Why We Won’t Accept the President-Elect

Noah Smith, Opinion Editor
December 9, 2016 • 151 views
Filed under Columns, Editorial/Opinion

Protests have broken out all across the nation in an attempt to make a statement against the election of Donald Trump for presidency. The vast majority of these protests have been extremely peaceful, with protesters walking through the streets of cities such as New York and Atlanta. Many people are...

Anti-Trump Protests Work, Hillary Now President-Elect

Anti-Trump Protests Work, Hillary Now President-Elect

Daniel Snodgrass, Staff Writer
November 15, 2016 • 207 views
Filed under Features, Showcase, The Raider Flatline (North's Satirical News)

In light of the numerous anti-Trump protests across America, both the Senate and the House of Representatives have unanimously voted to ignore the results of the recent election and make Hillary Clinton the new president –elect of the United States. When Donald Trump was voted the president-elect...

Trump or Hillary? Either Way, Good Luck America

Trump or Hillary? Either Way, Good Luck America

Ramya Raja, Staff Writer
November 7, 2016 • 152 views
Filed under Editorial/Opinion, Showcase

One candidate has quite possibly leaked national secrets, while the other has filed for bankruptcy on four of his companies. This election’s presidential candidates are considerably not fit, qualified, nor able to run our nation's government for the next four years.   Despite her vast experience...

The Election: Is America headed for victory or defeat?

The Election: Is America headed for victory or defeat?

Lauryn Almand, Staff Writer
November 2, 2016 • 161 views
Filed under Editorial/Opinion, Showcase

When the ballot for the 2016 Presidential Campaign was announced back in August 2015, The United States divided into a sea of controversy. Complaints bombarded each candidate as more citizens began forming strong opinions about each of them. As the year progressed, there were little to no positive conversations...

Recent Presidential Debates Get Heated

Recent Presidential Debates Get Heated

Emily Stocksdale, Literature Editor
October 17, 2016 • 134 views
Filed under News, Showcase

The recent presidential debate between Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and Republican nominee Donald Trump has sparked much controversy in America over which candidate is truly best suited for the position of Commander-in-Chief.  The debate, held at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri, opened...

George H.W. Bush Allegedly Says he will Vote for Hillary Clinton

George H.W. Bush Allegedly Says he will Vote for Hillary Clinton

Jack Scott, Staff Writer
September 23, 2016 • 128 views
Filed under News, Showcase

Former President George H.W. Bush plans to vote for Hillary Clinton in November, according to a Facebook post on Monday by Kathleen Kennedy Townsend, former Lieutenant Governor of Maryland and niece of John F. Kennedy. In response to the post, Jim McGrath, a spokesman for Bush, said in a statement tha...

Hillary Clinton’s Health Concerns

Hillary Clinton’s Health Concerns

Holley Murray, Staff Writer
September 12, 2016 • 212 views
Filed under News, Showcase

After leaving early from a 9/11 commemoration ceremony in New York City, democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton left voters with concerns regarding her health. Clinton has been noticeably coughing throughout her campaign, and left the ceremony on Sunday with reports of feeling “overheated....

A Moderate Opinion of Trump’s Agenda

A Moderate Opinion of Trump’s Agenda

Ethan Simmons, Photo Editor
April 21, 2016 • 202 views
Filed under Editorial/Opinion

With a strong performance in many caucuses, the likelihood of a Trump GOP nomination seems to be increasing. Trump has said several controversial things; in fact, edgy statements are the hallmark of his campaign. Yet few things seem to get people riled up more than his plan for immigration reform. As...

The Presidential Marathon

The Presidential Marathon

Jack Scott, Staff Writer
January 14, 2016 • 362 views
Filed under Editorial/Opinion, Showcase

On March 23, Texas Senator Ted Cruz became the first major candidate to announce a campaign for the presidency in 2016. Since then over 20 people have announced their intention to make it to the White House, and several have dropped out. It is a month before the primaries begin, yet there have been multiple...

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