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The X-Files Reviving After 14 Years

The X-Files Reviving After 14 Years

Tinaye Gibbons, Staff Writer
December 1, 2015 • 363 views
Filed under Features, Showcase

The X-Files is a cult TV show that first aired in the 90’s and continues to be watched by people today. After ending 14 years ago, the show has been renewed for a tenth season. Previous actress and actor Gillian Anderson and David Duchovny will be playing Dana Scully and Fox Mulder in this six episode s...

A New Era in Country Music

A New Era in Country Music

Hailey Yarbrough, Associate Editor
November 30, 2015 • 338 views
Filed under Features, Showcase

A new name in country music rose from the small town of Cedartown, Georgia. Sam Hunt, a rookie country singer and former college football player, decided to come out of the shadows of writing lyrics for country legends, like Billy Currington, Keith Urban, and Kenney Chesney and began singing his own...

Songs from God’s Heart

Songs from God’s Heart

JoAnn Ahn, Staff Writer
November 30, 2015 • 346 views
Filed under Features, Playlist, Showcase

As a follower of Christ, I am in love with songs that express God’s love, grace, and mercy. No matter how many times I listen to my own “Jesus” playlist on my iTunes library, I never seem to get sick of any of the songs, simply because the lyrics always hold the same truth: God is good. Worship...

The Height of the High

The Height of the High

Jack Kern, Staff Writer
November 19, 2015 • 402 views
Filed under Features, Literature

The High Museum of Art in Atlanta has an exhibit for everyone with their current collection of pieces. The High Museum is regarded as the most prestigious museums in the city, as it holds works of any highly regarded artist like Claude Monet and Pablo Picasso in their permanent collection. Its modern,...

Ransom Riggs Event in Decatur

Ransom Riggs Event in Decatur

Bella Angell, Staff Writer
November 17, 2015 • 395 views
Filed under Features, Showcase

Ransom Riggs, the well-known author of the Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children series, included Atlanta, Georgia on his five city book release event to announce the most recent addition to his wildly popular series, Library of Souls. Previous books include Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Chi...

Three Easy DIY Halloween Costumes for Procrastinators

Three Easy DIY Halloween Costumes for Procrastinators

Leilani Gibbons, Staff Writer
November 10, 2015 • 323 views
Filed under Features, Showcase

Any self-proclaimed procrastinator is familiar with the routine of waiting last minute to complete something, even after having months to prepare, and Halloween is not an exception to this pattern. If you are one of these previously mentioned procrastinators, chances are you have not planned your costume...

Dancing With the Stars Cast List

Dancing With the Stars Cast List

Raicheal Havins, News Editor
November 9, 2015 • 316 views
Filed under Features, Showcase

The 21st season of Dancing with the Stars premiered on September 14th on ABC. It featured an all-star cast, much like its previous seasons. First on the list is Tamar Braxton, R&B singer-songwriter. She is partnered with Valentin Chmerskovski. Gary Busey, a popular actor, is next; he is paired w...

Super Mario Maker Review

Super Mario Maker Review

Seth Anderson, Staff Writer
November 9, 2015 • 381 views
Filed under Features, Showcase

Thirty years is one heck of a lifetime for any franchise to be sticking around, and the Mario series is all but solidified as one of the greatest.  While games of today focus on story and cinematics, Mario has remained focused on gameplay and level design. That is why it is amazing that is it is taken...

Lee the Legend

Lee the Legend

Bim Peacock, Literature Editor
October 12, 2015 • 343 views
Filed under Features, Showcase

Every legend comes to an end eventually, but for the best of them, that end does not come until their last breath is drawn.  Christopher Lee was perhaps one of the greatest-living legends of the past hundred years, ranging from a wild Nazi hunting career, to several published heavy metal albums, to...

TV Horrorfest

TV Horrorfest

Tiffany Lovell, Staff Writer
October 12, 2015 • 312 views
Filed under Features, Showcase

Have you missed your favorite spine-chilling shows? Well you’re in for a treat because it’s time for several season premieres coming this October. American Horror Story We loved House, Asylum, Coven, and Freak show, so we all know how hyped we are for season five Hotel. Sticking with relatively  the sam...

Summer 2015 Movie Recap

Summer 2015 Movie Recap

Andrew Willings, Staff Writer
September 21, 2015 • 444 views
Filed under Features, Showcase

The summer of 2015 was incredible in terms of movies. There were fantastic movies that defied all expectations; however, with every great movie, comes a terrible one. One of the biggest blockbusters of the summer was Jurassic World, an addition to the Jurassic Park trilogy. Jurassic World follows a luxur...

Barack Obama Announces 2016 Campaign Run

Barack Obama Announces 2016 Campaign Run

Jack Scott, Staff Writer
September 21, 2015 • 509 views
Filed under Features, Showcase, The Raider Flatline (North's Satirical News)

President Barack Obama announced on September 18th that he will be running for another term as president in 2016. During a 2 hour long speech, President Obama declared “I am officially in the race, not as a Democrat, but as an Independent. For eight years, I have been constrained and defined by my part...

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