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Top 8 Places To Buy Chicken Strips

Top 8 Places To Buy Chicken Strips

By Ashya Roberson, Top 8 Places To Buy Chicken Strips
March 13
Filed under Newspaper, North Star, Opinions, Paper Day, Showcase

Popeyes chicken tenders come in mild and spicy. To me, the mild tenders take the lead because they’re simple and have a burst of flavor that will only make customers go back for more. It’s never too overpowering and people are hooked after one bite. Raising Cane’s strips come in a clos...

Relax for Real This Summer: Take a Staycation

By Emily Hardin, newspaper staff member
May 5
Filed under Paper Day, Showcase

Relaxation is the glorious antonym of stress. What better place to relax than at home in bed? Vacations require people to stay up late and pack everything that they need, wake up early in the morning to board a plane or drive for too many hours to their destination and then sleep in a bed that is not t...

Opinion: Technology In the Classroom

Opinion: Technology In the Classroom

By Tristan Chenoweth
September 15
Filed under Opinions, Showcase

Technology has been growing at an enormous rate over the past couple of years. So has the use of it within the classroom. With the ever-changing technology comes the need to keep up with it. Teachers here at FHN are starting to incorporate the use of technology into the classrooms and into the student's...

Electronic Cigarettes Need More Regulation

Electronic Cigarettes Need More Regulation

By Emma Pursley
September 10
Filed under Blogs, Newspaper, Opinions

Electronic cigarettes, small pieces of metal, some resembling a real cigarette, others resembling a sonic screwdriver have become increasingly popular in America, but more importantly, in the lives of teenagers. E cigs are small, battery-powered cartridges that hold a liquid that becomes inhalable when heated. These liquids m...

Top 5 Video Games to play over Winter Break

By admin
December 17
Filed under Features

Winter break is a time to relax from all the school finals until January. So to decide what to do with all that time, here are my top 5 video games that you can play during break. 1. Call of Duty multiplayer: Both Call of Duty is well known for some of the best first-person shooter multiplayer ...

Sex and what teenagers need to know about it

Sex and what teenagers need to know about it

By Chandler Pentecost
April 29
Filed under Blogs, Opinions

President Obama has unveiled his plan for the 2014 Fiscal Year. I do not plan to argue or discuss any of the bigger cuts or expenses in the plan, I only want to focus on a certain part. This plan includes eliminating funding for abstinence education(Page 173). This hasn’t made any headlines due to ...

Every Child Left Behind – No Child Left Behind Editorial

Every Child Left Behind – No Child Left Behind Editorial

By Jordan Bryson
April 17
Filed under Editorials, Newspaper, Paper Day

The public school system is a sham. No longer does it seem the main focus is teaching and guiding the future of America but instead making sure students can pass their final exams and standardized tests. The majority of the final review guides I’ve gotten throughout high school have been close to or...

North Korean threats must be addressed

North Korean threats must be addressed

By Jake Chiarelli
April 12
Filed under Opinions

The escalating threats and rhetoric that North Korea initiated in the past few weeks have many Americans wondering what the future will hold. The United States needs to encourage peace with North Korea and prevent a conflict without the loss of life. North Korea has had a long standing history o...

3 Common Political Topics from Students Answered

3 Common Political Topics from Students Answered

By Chandler Pentecost
March 28
Filed under Opinions, Showcase

Walking down the hallway at FHN, one may hear the usual remarks from students discussing politics. “Why can’t the politicians get anything done?” “Our vote doesn’t matter.” And personal favorite: “(Insert current president’s name here) is the most tyrannical president we’ve had in year...

Remakes of Movies Often Don’t Live Up to Standards

Remakes of Movies Often Don’t Live Up to Standards

By Tannyr Seddon
January 16
Filed under Opinions, Paper Day

“The Great Gatsby” remake will be coming out later on this spring. There’s also talk of remaking “The Sound of Music,” “Annie,” “Jumanji” and “Dirty Dancing”. To be honest, I have very little faith that a majority of these up and coming movies will live up to the standard of the...

Music Taste, and What Not to Do With It

Music Taste, and What Not to Do With It

By Dan Stewart
October 22
Filed under Blogs, Opinions

For some odd reason, one’s music taste has become something of an accessory, or maybe a fashion statement to some people. It’s cool to like band X, but band Y is bad and you should feel bad for liking them. Why is this? Why do some feel the need to turn music, a form of art and entertainment, into...

Stars Aren’t Soaring Too High With Stars Earn Stripes

Stars Aren’t Soaring Too High With Stars Earn Stripes

By Rodney Malone
September 12
Filed under Opinions, Paper Day

The reality television show, Stars Earn Stripes, on KSDK channel 5, was an action packed thriller, full of excitement and explosions. The show involved celebrities taking on different military inspired missions and had an exciting season premiere. However, the episodes weren't consistently good....

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