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Collin Bratcher, Staff Writer

I am a senior, I enjoy music and this is my third year in the Owl staff. I love to write political pieces and pessimism is my most prominent feature.

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Academy Students Serve Coffee

Academy Students Serve Coffee

Collin Bratcher, Staff Editor
May 3, 2018

The Special Education department has been treating teachers and students with a concessions service called the Coffee Cart, and people are loving it! The coffee cart crew goes around the school campus...

Koveners Korner Begins Catering

Kovener’s Korner Begins Catering

Collin Bratcher, Staff Editor
April 25, 2018

Kovener's Korner has returned this Spring and now offers catering service!   Quantity Small (4oz) Medium (8oz) Large (12oz) Pt. (16oz) 1 - 10 cups $1.25 $2.25 $3.25 $4.25 11...

How We Define Our Words

How We Define Our Words

Collin Bratcher, Assistant Editor
February 28, 2018

People say that our words can define us, but it is more apt, to say that we define our words. Over the centuries, the English language and culture have evolved and changed, and we as a society have refitted...

Are We Great Yet? - President Trumps First State of the Union Address

Are We Great Yet? – President Trump’s First ‘State of the Union’ Address

Collin Bratcher, Assistant Editor
February 1, 2018

After nearly a whole year of scandals and a vocal outcry among the American people against President Donald Trump’s administration, it is no wonder that last night’s State of the Union address was...

What Does A Government Shutdown Actually Do?

What Does A Government Shutdown Actually Do?

Collin Bratcher, Assistant Editor
January 26, 2018

On January 20, 2018, the United States Senate voted to begin a government shutdown after a failure to pass a funding bill for government operations and agencies. Now, this doesn’t necessarily mean that...

Hanukkah 2017

Collin Bratcher, Assistant Editor
December 14, 2017

As soon as Thanksgiving ends, everyone seems to just turn all their attention towards Christmas, frantically trying to find that over-specific toy online to get for their obnoxious family members, and...

Stereotypical Views of Black Friday shopping

Black Friday 2017: Shopping Shenanigans

Collin Bratcher, Assistant Editor
December 1, 2017

‘Tis the season for buying ridiculous things that no one needs, because Black Friday has hit and Christmas is almost here! But to understand the cultural and economic phenomenon known as Black Friday,...

Thor Ragnarok: The Plot Doesnt Matter

Thor Ragnarok: The Plot Doesn’t Matter

Collin Bratcher, Assistant Editor
November 13, 2017

Thor: Ragnarok is hands-down one of the best movies of 2017, something that’s not very surprising considering it is a Marvel movie, and it came out the same year as the Emoji Movie. The movie’s...


[Photo] Every Penny Counts

Anna Massengale, Staff Writer
October 30, 2017

10th grader Brianna Lee with her two Rosie books Made You Up and An Ember in the Ashes.

Go Out And Smell the Rosies!

Collin Bratcher, Assistant Editor
September 27, 2017

Go outside and sniff the Rosies (in the library). The Rosie Book Club for 2017-2018 year had their first meeting on September 13. The Rosie Club’s purpose is to introduce students to books and novels...

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