Bell schedule frustrates many

Jalyn Griffith, Sports Editor

October 18, 2017

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by Jalyn Griffith    Students struggle with the small amount of time between classes and within homeroom; I have some suggestions for improvement.   First of all, if the bell schedule had a few more minutes for homeroom, it would allo...

Winter is coming for students; constant cold causes irritation

Abby Finlayson, Entertainment Editor

October 18, 2017

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by Abby Finlayson    Brrr, it’s freezing in here! Where is all this coldness coming from? The students at BHS are all wondering the same thing.    Recently, as school began to start up again, the high school building has been at a...

Nutrition continues to be topic of controversy in U.S.

Kiana Wight, News Editor

October 18, 2017

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by Kiana Wight    For parents and students alike, the topic of school lunch at BHS has always been a hot-button issue. This happens even with evidence that the rules implemented in the U.S. Department of Agriculture Healthy, ...

Controversy surrounds 2017-2018 pawprint regulations

Branden Alford, Editor-in-chief

October 18, 2017

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At Burlington High School, traditions run deep. For years, one of these has been giving members of the Senior Class who are involved in a fall activity the chance to paint a paw in front of the stadium with their names and wha...

Students not afraid to be themselves

Daniel Gifford, Editorial Editor

October 17, 2017

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compiled by Daniel Gifford    Shout out to all a youse who aren’t afraid to be yourselves, to those who think every day is #throwbackthursday, and to those who know who they are. We Cat Trackers greatly value our individuali...

ACC enrollees save big

Sarah Unruh, Editor-in-Chief

October 17, 2017

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Once upon a time, I used my ACC student ID to obtain many discounts while back-to-school shopping. I saved tons of money, and, in turn, bought more than I had planned.    To all ACC concurrent class takers: your student e-mail can help yo...

Water insufficient for tired students

Jeffrey Stewart, Ad Manager

October 17, 2017

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I think BHS is in need of another policy change. This school administration should allow students to drink beverages that are not water.    Many of us have to spend long nights working on assignments, even when we are resp...

iPhone too expensive

Courtney Goetz, Sports Editor

October 17, 2017

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   “Oooh, shiny new object! Let’s buy it!” said every Apple fan ever.    Recently, Apple came out with the next two generations of the iPhone. The one that is making waves, the iPhone X, has made many tech gurus swo...

New school year brings new rules

Jeffery Stewart, Ad Manager

September 19, 2017

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As many students in BHS are aware,  the phone policy has changed. Although it is likely too early to say what was a success with this new freedom or what was a failure, I can already see some clear causes for concern, as well...

Back-to-school event changes: too crowded or big success?

Branden Alford, Editor-in-Chief

September 19, 2017

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  Coming back to school for the 2017-2018 school year has definitely been interesting.     The biggest change this year has been with the events, specifically the back-to-school dance sponsored by the cheerleaders. Typically, o...

Sarah’s Story Time: T-Swizzle drops new song; fans worldwide go crazy

Sarah Unruh, Editor-in-Chief

September 19, 2017

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Once upon a time, there was a new young country singer who became an instant role model for many young girls, as well as a major star. Her name? Taylor Swift.    Swift has been a favorite singer of mine ever since her first album...

Fundamental human rights extremely contentious in USA

Daniel Gifford, Editorial Editor

September 19, 2017

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One of the biggest and oldest issues in America is discrimination. That is why there are laws against it. Whether they affect the workplace, schools, or the government, we have protection.    One of reasons for discriminatio...

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