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Holiday Volunteering Opportunities

Holiday Volunteering Opportunities

Cayley Ryan, Staff Writer

December 19, 2017


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The holiday season is always known for presents and hot chocolate and lights, but it’s also a great time to help those who are less fortunate! Even just a few hours out of your day can make a tremendous difference in someone’s life. There are many ways to help the community depending on your int...

Green Hope’s Own Kris Kringle

Green Hope’s Own Kris Kringle

Coral Aman, Staff Writer

December 19, 2017


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Mr. O’Brien is an English teacher here at Green Hope. Every year in December, Mr. O’Brien has his class write letters from Santa. The envelopes are all uniquely decorated and addressed from the North Pole. Then, these letters are sent to the children of Green Hope teachers, but students are also...

Fashion Friday: Ms. Bradshaw

Fashion Friday: Ms. Bradshaw

December 15, 2017


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Ms. Bradshaw is a chem teacher but she is also known for her great sense of style. Ms. Bradshaw in her element when it comes to fashion.   How would you describe your fashion style? Classic, I like classic things, but with a little bit of trendy and also a little vintage.   Who i...

Fashion Friday: Justin Ho

Fashion Friday: Justin Ho

December 14, 2017


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Justin Ho is known for his one-of-a-kind fashion sense. He likes to stand out in a crowd as he demonstrates his personality through his clothes.   How would you describe your fashion sense/style? Smooth af. Who inspires you? Travis Scott. What is your favorite brands? Supreme. *as ...

Fashion Friday: Erica Belson

Fashion Friday: Erica Belson

December 14, 2017


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Junior Erica Belson has a unique and fun style. She likes to dress comfortable and the perfect way to do that is to wear her crocs!   When did you start wearing crocs? “I brought back crocs in my freshman year or in 2015. I’ve been rocking them for the past three years of highscho...

Moving Forward

December 7, 2017


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With the rise of “alternative facts” and the Lost Cause rewriting of history, how can we ensure the truth prevail? We learn the unequivocal facts: The Civil War was about slavery. The states’ right was the right to own of slaves. The secession ordinances 4  prove this beyond a shadow of a doubt. We hold each ot...

Alternative History

December 7, 2017


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The way the subjects of the Civil War, slavery, and race in America are approached is undoubtably a crucial point in the students’ historical and political socialization (i.e. the development of their thoughts and beliefs about history and politics through interactions with others). Over the years, i...

The Lost Cause of the Confederacy

December 7, 2017


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The flags and the statues and the comments are just the surface. The growing popularity of the “Lost Cause” is retrogressive and incredibly harmful to our progression as a nation and society. Essentially, that narrative perpetuates the idea that the secession of the South during the Civil War was motivated not by slavery, but by other factors like sta...

Rank Three: Chapter 2

Kristin Schmidt

December 6, 2017


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“I call shotgun!” Anna yelled, running out of the elevator.   Natalie rolled her eyes, adjusting her purse strap and following after her sister. Down the row of parking spaces, their old silver car chirped loudly, its lights flashing once. She walked down the aisle, watching Anna pull op...

Club Feature: Film Club

Club Feature: Film Club

Bianca Serafano, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017


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Tomorrow is the first meeting of the year for film club, a unique club that's available for Green Hope students. Film Club is similar to a book club but instead of discussing and reading books, students will be watching and talking about a variety of movies and TV shows. This relaxed club has snacks an...

Pumpkin Gingerbread Recipe

Pumpkin Gingerbread Recipe

Lily Redick, Staff Writer

November 6, 2017


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Do you ever crave pumpkin spice flavor but are tired of trying pumpkin spice muffins and lattes? To satisfy that craving give this pumpkin gingerbread loaf a try.     Recipe adapted from allrecipes Total Prep Time: 1 hour What you’ll need: 3 cups sugar 1 cup vegetable oils 4 eggs ⅔ cup water 1 (15 ounce) can pumpkin puree 2 teaspoons ground ginger 1 teaspoon ground all...

Ultimate Frisbee: The Ultimate Sport?

Ultimate Frisbee: The Ultimate Sport?

Cayley Ryan and Sonia Rao

October 27, 2017


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Green Hope High School is home to a variety of stellar sports programs, ranging from football and volleyball to swimming and cross country, which often have both varsity and junior varsity teams.  Recently, a lesser known sport has been on the rise throughout North Carolina- Ultimate Frisbee.   When mo...

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