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B-List Delights: The Conjuring of fright

B-List Delights: The Conjuring of fright

Macy Fowler

January 24, 2018


Filed under 2018, B-List Delights, Columns

The Conjuring (2013), directed by James Wan, tells the story of the Perron family, who moved to a quiet, country home in 1971 and begin experiencing supernatural phenomenons. The Conjuring is based on the true events of the Warrens, who were real-life paranormal investigators. All seven members of...

Sabercat Stories: Alison Shad

Sabercat Stories: Alison Shad

Anna Henning

January 23, 2018


Filed under 2018, Columns, Sabercat Stories

Lover of science, language, technology, and math, junior Alison Shad enjoys exploring her interests at Fossil Ridge High School. Through AP classes such as Calculus, US History, French, Chemistry, and Language, Shad keeps busy along with her participation in clubs. After not participating in any cl...

Letter of Recommendation: Photo Club

Letter of Recommendation: Photo Club

Jaden Gray

January 22, 2018


Filed under 2018, Columns, Letter of Recommendation

 At Fossil Ridge High School, we have a club called Photo Club. It is facilitated by president Olivia Doro and is about photography and how you can use it to your advantage. I decided to go to this club and see the whole dynamic and how it's run. Photo club is run every Thursday from 3-4 pm. When ...

Diversify Yourself: Angie Thomas debuts with a must-read

Diversify Yourself: Angie Thomas debuts with a must-read

Serena Bettis

January 20, 2018


Filed under 2018, Columns, Diversify Yourself

Angie Thomas’s The Hate U Give tells a compelling story about Starr Carter’s life after she witnesses the murder of her childhood best friend, Khalil. Khalil, a black teenager, was shot by a white police officer while Khalil was unarmed and not engaging in any dangerous activity. Starr struggles wi...

Letter of Recommendation: Unified Sports

Letter of Recommendation: Unified Sports

Madison Booton

January 19, 2018


Filed under 2018, Features, Letter of Recommendation, Special Olympics, Sports, Unified Basketball

Everyone needs a team to bring them together and Unified Sports is perfect for all Sabercat athletes. Unified Sports is an amazing activity to bring the community closer into a team. The Unified team is very unique in the fact that all players are welcomed, no matter the skill. It is amazing that students can part...

Letter of Recommendation: Ridge TV

Letter of Recommendation: Ridge TV

Jaclyn Ambrose

January 19, 2018


Filed under 2018, Letter of Recommendation

For my last year of high school, I was invited to join Fossil Ridge High School's T.V. class. As I must admit, since I joined Journalism, I have gained a higher respect for the program that is Ridge TV. I never thought that joining the class my senior year would lead to a newfound appreciation for multip...

The Story of Rashad Mohamed

The Story of Rashad Mohamed

Blake Cummins, Student

January 19, 2018


Filed under 2018, Features, Sabercat Stories

Just two years ago Rashad Mohamed was a freshmen who was about to walk in the doors of a massive school named Fossil Ridge High School. In  his first day of school, Mohamed was nervous. He saw how big the school and was nervous but he got better through the day. Mohamed finally got where his class...

No Bake Cookies

No Bake Cookies

Milena Brown

January 17, 2018


Filed under 2018, Bored & Hungry

Hate baking or are just terrible at it? Then this recipe for wholesome and probably not nutritious No Bake cookies is just the recipe for you. For me, no bake cookies take me back to my childhood days where the stress of applying for college and staying immune from senioritis was a far off mirage. I have...

B-List Delights: Kristy

B-List Delights: Kristy

Macy Fowler

January 16, 2018


Filed under 2018, B-List Delights, Columns, Features

If you’re in the mood for a semi-silent thriller, Kristy (2014) is the movie for you. Justine, played by Haley Bennett, is a college student staying on campus for Thanksgiving, as she is unable to afford a ticket home. Her boyfriend Aaron, played by Lucas Till, reluctantly leaves her with another fr...

Letter of Recommendation: Louis Armstrong

Letter of Recommendation: Louis Armstrong

Anna Henning

January 16, 2018


Filed under 2018, Columns, Letter of Recommendation, Music

One of my favorite memories from my childhood was Sunday afternoons. My dad used to cook pancakes on the stove with a Louis Armstrong CD playing in the living room. I remember going into the kitchen to find my dad snapping his fingers, my mom setting the table, the aroma of brunch filling up the room....

Letter of Recommendation: Snow Globes

Letter of Recommendation: Snow Globes

Liam H. Flake

January 6, 2018


Filed under 2018, Columns, Features, Letter of Recommendation

Christmas, 2016. After unpacking stockings and cycling through the family, opening gifts, the number of boxes left to rip open was dwindling. When it was once again my turn to unwrap a gift, I reached for the pile of wrapped parcels received from my parents, a guaranteed place to find something give...

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