The Raider Wire

The “New and Improved” Midterm Schedule: Like It or Not?

Some helpful tips for midterms include getting a good night sleep, chewing gum while you study, color-coding notes, eating somewhat healthy, wearing comfy clothes and even bringing a book or something to do after the exam. Good luck and have a wonderful break!

Bella Angell, Staff Writer

December 14, 2016

The school calendar this year releases students on a Tuesday for the holidays. This is different from previous years as it is usually a Friday. Have you seen the midterm schedule and thought about it? For freshman that are not aware of the schedule, there are three days of early release at 12:55 p.m....

Gatlinburg Evacuated due to Deadly Fire

Fires are destroying a popular tourist destination in Gatlinburg, Tenn., causing surrounding areas to panic and worry about the safety of locals and wildlife. While rain is covering most of the area and ceasing the fire, it is believed to cause more problems than it will help. Emergency evacuations are being conducted in the area as well.

Kristin Iler, Sports Editor

December 2, 2016

Fires destroyed many parts of Gatlinburg, Tennessee over this week, forcing more than 1,000 residents to evacuate and fill the nearby shelters. Spreading fast over the entire forests of Gatlinburg, the fires enveloped many buildings and homes. Many reports suggest that the popular resort Westgate Smoky...

Dawning Dusk

Biding Time ‘til Washington.

Rebekah Schnaubelt, Staff Writer

April 8, 2014

And so the dusk came fast that day, as it did on the days before. “The days are growing short.” She whispered into my ear. I nodded, mute, against her shoulder. We all noticed; no one had to say it. But whimpers and whispers floated around our small campground, almost drowned out by the silence....

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