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Easter: A quick review
Easter: A quick review
Bella Jacob, Writer • April 27, 2022

Easter falls on April 17th this year, celebrated on the first Sunday after the first full moon following the spring equinox. The holiday has...

Lia Thomas and Transgender in Sports
Lia Thomas and Transgender in Sports
Saylor Macke, Writer • April 26, 2022

As the announcer prepares to start the meet, each swimmer is lined up on their own block. The speaker beeps and each person take off.  Record...

Reds Recovering from a Controversial Off-Season
Reds Recovering from a Controversial Off-Season
Katie Bucher, Writer • April 26, 2022

The Cincinnati Reds baseball season is here, and many fans are already upset. As of March 14, the Reds traded Sonny Gray, Jesse Winker, and Eugenio...

Banned Books
Banned Books
Kaitlyn Dixon, Writer • March 28, 2022

  According to Oxford Languages, the definition of censorship is, “The suppression or prohibition of any parts of books, films, news,...

Does Music Really Help You Focus? 
Does Music Really Help You Focus? 
Addison Traylor, Writer • March 9, 2022

“Plenty of people swear by music as a helpful tool for studying and working. Others find it impossible to concentrate with any background noise...

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