The Edge

#ArmMeWith

#ArmMeWith

Aidan Simpson, Staff Writer

February 26, 2018


Filed under Opinion

In light of the recent shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, which left 17 people dead, Donald Trump posed a controversial idea on Thursday, Feb. 22 stating that certain "Highly adept people, people who understand weaponry" would receive a "bit of a bonus" to...

Dealing With Slackers

Dealing With Slackers

Asher Gannon, Staff Writer

February 6, 2018


Filed under Opinion

We’ve been going to school for a long period of time, but within every class there is always the overachiever and the slacker. What is hard to comprehend for some teachers is why the person who is failing can never show up for class either. In order to get an education, you have to be there to learn. Many...

Kids These Days

Kids These Days

Abigail Allan, Staff Writer

February 1, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Are millennials really all that bad? Young adults and teenagers are constantly being attacked by middle aged men and women who see nothing but the negative. Since I was born in 2000 I fall into the millennial generation. Within these past couple years in my life, I’ve had adults, parents, and teachers...

Music Festivals and Concerts Coming this Summer

Music Festivals and Concerts Coming this Summer

Brandon Fenton

January 31, 2018


Filed under Opinion

If you and your friends have already began talking about what to do this summer, then look no further than here for concert advice. Summertime is only a few months away and most bands and artists are announcing news about their upcoming concerts in the state of Washington. The second they do, it almost...

What Do You Meme?

What Do You Meme?

Dezi McDaniel, Staff Writer

January 26, 2018


Filed under Opinion

A meme is a funny image and/or video that is passed from one individual to another via social media or text. Generally, a picture meme has a witty caption that expresses what the image portrays. There are many different types of memes, lots of them can be edgy, relate-able, or just funny looking. Another...

Why We Need to Recycle

Why We Need to Recycle

Jamie Stout, Staff Writer

January 26, 2018


Filed under Opinion

I’ve noticed a problem in the lunch room lately, we have recycling bins, yet people either throw away recyclable products or misuse the recycling bins. I don’t know how many Ice bottles I’ve seen thrown, literally, into the garbage can when the recycling bin is right there! That product could be...

Top 5 Best Makeup Dupes

Top 5 Best Makeup Dupes

January 25, 2018


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Makeup lovers like myself love a good makeup product, but we know that they can be quite expensive. That’s why we have to try to find cheaper options with the same quality and that’s what dupes are for. Foundation Makeup Forever HD foundation ($43) has a velvety finish and is full coverage, but ...

Trump’s First Year

Trump’s First Year

Aidan Simpson, Staff Writer

January 22, 2018


Filed under Opinion

The first year of the Trump administration has been rocky at best with controversies at every turn. The comment about Haiti and other countries being "sh*tholes", the accusations of Trump and some of his cabinet members being tied to Russia, and infamous tweets citing his "mental stability" and his ego...

Rethink What You Drink

Rethink What You Drink

Cole Eydt, Staff Profile

January 17, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Poland Springs is a giant water bottling company in New England that is run by Nestle. In 2008, this company made $3.5 billion dollars in sales from bottled water. so why should we boycott an industry that is so successful? and how will it affect us? People truly believe that bottled water is safer...