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This section of the paper includes many opinions and thoughts from a teenage perspective at Evans High School.

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History of Valentine’s Day

February 13, 2019 8:40pm |

February has long been a month of romance. It is the month associated with Valentine’s Day celebrations. We have, time and again, heard the name St. Valentine being uttered before us in this season of love. But just who is this St. Valentine? Why is […]

Student Spotlight: Lydia Rouse

January 23, 2019 8:36pm | Jasmin

Lydia Rouse is a senior along with being the President of the senior student council. There are many reason she decided to accept the position and she has mentioned a few of them to me. One such reason was that it would look good on […]

Mrs. Kelly

January 9, 2019 8:30pm | Jasmin

  Ms. Kelly is a wonderful lady who has been apart of our EHS staff since March of 2018. She is a kind women who is lead by her faith. One of her catchphrases is “some people are just born to serve.” She likes talking […]

French or Spanish?

December 12, 2018 8:13pm | Kaylee Campbell

High schools all over the U.S. offer a wide variety of electives that students can take in order to get credits for graduation. Among those electives are foreign language classes. The most common foreign languages found in high schools are French and Spanish. Up coming […]

Chance Taylor – Student Athlete Spotlight

November 14, 2018 8:31pm | Kaylee Campbell

Watching the clock counting down the time may not be heart pounding for the audience, but for the players it’s all or nothing. Chance Taylor, a freshman at Evans, is a running back on both JV and Varsity football teams. Chance has been playing football […]

Night School Movie Review

October 31, 2018 7:30pm | Emily

“Night School,” one of the most recent movies made by actor Kevin Hart. Even though in the trailers it may see catastrophic, wild, and crazy, the movie actually gives a valuable lesson. Kevin Hart and his co stars deliver an amazing performance backed up with […]

Distant relationships

October 31, 2018 7:08pm | Courtney

Distant relationships are not that fun. They always end maybe in a few weeks or a month at the least. (I say this since I’m in one myself but let’s not talk about that.) Distant relationships would work if you stay committed but sometimes that’s […]

ID Badges: Are They Necessary? Part 1

September 24, 2018 7:54pm | Em

Tragedies across the nation have been happening in schools, mainly shootings. The incredible and horrible loss of so many students and teachers has brought more safety precautions. This school year at Evans and across Columbia County, identification badge policies were put in place. Students and […]

ID Badges: Are They Necessary? Part 2

September 24, 2018 7:53pm | Em

One student here at Evans talked about how intruders would be hard to identify, as it is  nearly impossible to get a clear image of someone on the cameras. There is no way to zoom in with the security cameras enough to see a student’s […]

ID Badges: Are they Necessary? Part 3

September 24, 2018 7:52pm | Em

Students were not just the only ones to voice their feelings on the topic.  A few administrators voiced how they felt. Unlike the students, the teachers and faculty talked about how this is the world we live in: ID’s won’t just have to be worn […]