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The Top 5 Horror Movies to Watch on Halloween

The Top 5 Horror Movies to Watch on Halloween

Landen Stephens, Staff Reporter

October 31, 2018

5. The Conjuring A look at the real case handled by Ed and Lorraine Warren, The Conjuring follows them as they try to help the Perron family who have just moved into their new house and are beginning to suspect everything isn’t what it seems. The Conjuring is easily one of the best horror movies of...

Q&A With Kwame Alexander

Author Kwame Alexander raps while junior Javonyai Burns feels the beat and dances.

Danny Park, Staff Reporter

October 19, 2018

Q: How did you get started writing? Alexander: “Girls. Trying to impress girls. Y’know, I wasn’t, like, the best communicator, but I could write a poem. I found that girls were interested in my own poems. So, in college, I had dates with girls who read my poems. I got married because I wrote...

Best New Netflix Movies to Stream in September

Best New Netflix Movies to Stream in September

Brian Teweles, Staff Writer

September 14, 2018

Feel like Netflix's movie selection is running dry? If so, check out these new films coming to the streaming service this month:   Black Panther The highest grossing movie of 2018 (thus far) and third highest of all time makes its way to Netflix this month as King T’Challa (Chadwick Bos...

AHS and MHS go head to head on camera

AHS and MHS go head to head on camera

Kate Ferguson, Staff Reporter

June 6, 2017

For the first time in Albemarle and Monticello High School history, the AHS Filmmaking classes had some competition. May 16 was the first AHS vs. MHS Film Festival in the AHS auditorium. Drawing in a considerable crowd, the filmmaking students were at the ready, handing out popcorn and a detailed progr...

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 dances its way to the top

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 dances its way to the top

Jake Elliott, Staff reporter

May 5, 2017

There are NO spoilers ahead, if you haven’t seen the movie feel free to read.   Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2 did not disappoint. The brilliant mix of comedy and action made the movie hard to look away from for even a second. I especially loved how they balanced the screen time between...

Nintendo Switch Is A Must-Buy Already

Nintendo Switch Is A Must-Buy Already

Jesse Case, Managing Editor

April 24, 2017

It’s 7 a.m. and I’m trekking down the street to a nearby Toys R’ Us that opens in three hours, carrying only a wallet full of cash and head full of dreams about the Nintendo Switch. Yes, I’ve managed to track down the console that has forever changed gaming as an art form. The Nintendo Sw...

Review of the Arby’s Chicago-Style Beef Dip

Milo Penzell, Staff Reporter, Arbys specialist

March 29, 2017

If you're thinking that Arby's is trying for a quick cash grab by throwing a few peppers on a french dip sandwich, you'd be correct. Introduced with the big cities sandwich pack , the Chicago-style Beef Dip sandwich is  Arby's classic roast beef, Swiss cheese, and various peppers settled on top a...

A real “Beastly” return to the big screen

A real

Kate Ferguson, Staff Reporter

March 23, 2017

Truly a tale as old as time, it has been 277 years since the original Beauty and the Beast book was published, 26 years since Disney released the animated movie, and just days since its remastering as a live-action full-length film came to theatres. With all of this history, the story has had plenty of ...

Iron Fist does not quite make a smashing first appearance

Marvel's Iron Fist

Annika Morton, Staff Reporter

March 23, 2017

There was only one more Defender in the series to find out about and that was Iron Fist. The first episode does not make Danny Rand or Iron Fist look that exciting. Danny played by Finn Jones, comes back to his home in New York City after being allegedly dead for fifteen years. His parents were killed...

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