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A New Change; Ready or Not

Despite the school time starting ten minutes earlier this year, the school has proposed a new schedule idea for next year’s students and staff. The new schedule proposal will remove morning homeroom and add...

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McDowell’s Annual Walk for the Cause

  McDowell’s annual Walk for the Cause took place once again on May 20th. With about 1,000 participants, McDowell managed to raise $11,436 for  The Make-A-Wish Foundation and the American Cancer Society. $5,718 will...

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B-Side: The Rebirth of Vinyl Records

Remember the times when we had to actually sit down and enjoy music? In the golden days of music there were no MP3 players, CD’s or even cassettes. One had to either go and...

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How to Deal with Financial Frenzy

Whether teens are thinking about going to college, buying a car, or going out with friends to the movies, all of these require money. Once teens enter the work world, they should learn how...

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Twitter Fights Back

A McDowell social media outbreak occurred when accounts such as “McDowell Roasts” and “McDowell Gossips” earned a great following on Twitter. These negative accounts have since been suspended with help from the students, but...

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Williams Spikes Down on Volleyball Season

The McDowell boys’ volleyball team has faced many ups and downs with a 6-5  season record, but junior Donte Williams has a positive outlook on his first volleyball season. Williams joined the volleyball team...

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Senioritis: The Final Academic Ailment

It’s May of your senior year. AP testing is in full swing. Prom is right around the corner. Spring sports are nearing the end of their regular seasons. The weather is finally starting to...

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Nintendo Intendos to Go Mobile

Once again, the Kyoto-based gaming giant leaves us scratching our heads. Nintendo recently announced it has partnered with Japanese mobile development house DeNA to help bring its renowned franchises to smart devices. This won’t...