The 117th House of Representatives passed H.R. 8, the Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2021 on March 11, 2021.
100 Days: Congress in Progress
Alex Gordon, staff writer • May 11, 2021

Following a hectic election year and an equally stressful inauguration, the newly elected 117th Congress came into session marking both a new fiscal year and new political...

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Seniors Perform Frozen, 3rd Annual 12-Hour Senior Musical
Mrs. Buck, Senior Project Sponsor • April 19, 2021

On Saturday, April 17, 2021, seniors spent all day working on the musical Frozen! Yes....all day! They started rehearsing at 7:00 AM for a 7:00 PM show. It was chaotic and...

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The End of High School?
The End of High School?
Kaitlyn Walls May 15, 2021

The end. It sounds so scary now that I’m actually saying it. My own self-effacement will deter any accomplishment rehashments or extemporaneous...

Cryptocurrency: Financing the Future
Cryptocurrency: Financing the Future
Nathan Koteras, contributor • May 13, 2021

Pretty soon and into the future, our coins will be considered antiquated technology. Financing the Future Think of a world where no government...

Between the Lines - Interview with an MLB Umpire
Between the Lines - Interview with an MLB Umpire
John Myers May 14, 2021

Between the Lines host John Myers interviewed Dan Bellino, Major League Baseball umpire. Listen to find out how he became an umpire (not his...

Between the Lines: Spring Training is Back
Between the Lines: Spring Training is Back
John Myers and Jack Tobin March 11, 2021

Welcome back to another episode of Between the Lines with your hosts John Myers and Jack Tobin. Today, March 7 we will be taking a look at some...

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Is PR Ignoring the Arts and Academic Activities?
Is PR Ignoring the Arts and Academic Activities?
Sophia Anderson, staff writer • April 20, 2021

In American high schools, no school-sponsored activities are put on quite as high a pedestal as athletics. It’s more than commonplace for winning basketball, baseball, and especially football teams to be touted as one of their school’s biggest achievements and notable features, but at some schools, the consequences of placing a spotlight so firmly on athletics are beginning to come into focus- and Prairie Ridge seems to be no exception.  In...

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