Opinion Archive

  • By: Gabby Hoyt Seniors, juniors, some sophomores and just about every other American over the age of sixteen and a half all currently have the same thing on their mind, […]

    Students face rising gas prices

    By: Gabby Hoyt Seniors, juniors, some sophomores and just about every other American over the age of sixteen and a half all currently have the same thing on their mind, […]

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  • Tanning in the Winter: Confidence Boost or Carcinogen? By: Lauren Zych The dreary days of winter bring with it endless hours of being stuck inside the house and our summer […]

    To tan or not to tan

    Tanning in the Winter: Confidence Boost or Carcinogen? By: Lauren Zych The dreary days of winter bring with it endless hours of being stuck inside the house and our summer […]

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  • By: Daniel Hipskind 66 percent of teachers are in the teachers union in Indiana, according to Terry Troxell the Indiana State Teachers Association UniServ Director Council. The New Palestine Teacher’s […]

    Teachers union unnecessary

    By: Daniel Hipskind 66 percent of teachers are in the teachers union in Indiana, according to Terry Troxell the Indiana State Teachers Association UniServ Director Council. The New Palestine Teacher’s […]

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  • Award Shows By: Lauren Zych Award Season, the time of the year when celebrities get glitzed up and strut their stuff at the Emmy’s, the Golden Globes, the Country Music […]

    Opinion in Brief

    Award Shows By: Lauren Zych Award Season, the time of the year when celebrities get glitzed up and strut their stuff at the Emmy’s, the Golden Globes, the Country Music […]

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  • By: Lauren Zych While some teenagers dread it and many adults look forward to it, Valentine’s Day has once again come and past. Feb. 14 is a day that many […]

    Valentines Day and Hallmark Holidays

    By: Lauren Zych While some teenagers dread it and many adults look forward to it, Valentine’s Day has once again come and past. Feb. 14 is a day that many […]

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  • What has he done? Taking a look at the good By: Daniel Hipskind The approval rating of the Obama administration is at 45.8 percent, leaving 48.4 percent disapproving, and 5.8 […]

    President Obama

    What has he done? Taking a look at the good By: Daniel Hipskind The approval rating of the Obama administration is at 45.8 percent, leaving 48.4 percent disapproving, and 5.8 […]

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  • By: Lauren Zych The popular children’s show Sesame Street started making major leaps in modernization. Basically, Sesame Street is growing up. The colorful puppets have been around since 1961 and […]

    Sesame Street grows up

    By: Lauren Zych The popular children’s show Sesame Street started making major leaps in modernization. Basically, Sesame Street is growing up. The colorful puppets have been around since 1961 and […]

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  • By: Gabby Hoyt Technology, it’s the most rapid changing element of our society. Cars, cell phones, computers; all of these items can be found in almost every American’s driveway, hand […]

    Modern technology advancing at rapid pace

    By: Gabby Hoyt Technology, it’s the most rapid changing element of our society. Cars, cell phones, computers; all of these items can be found in almost every American’s driveway, hand […]

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  • By: Lauren Zych In the book “The Uses of Enchantment: The Meaning and Importance of Fairy Tales” by Bruno Bettelheim, he describes the morals and teachings of all classic fairy […]

    Modern Day Fairytales v. the Classics

    By: Lauren Zych In the book “The Uses of Enchantment: The Meaning and Importance of Fairy Tales” by Bruno Bettelheim, he describes the morals and teachings of all classic fairy […]

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  • By: Aaron Carpenter The tea party is essentially a populist movement made from an angry Republican base. It is a group made of chiefly Republicans who hijacked Libertarian, minimal government, […]

    Cracking open the tea party: Who are they?

    By: Aaron Carpenter The tea party is essentially a populist movement made from an angry Republican base. It is a group made of chiefly Republicans who hijacked Libertarian, minimal government, […]

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