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The World of Pandora Returns

The World of Pandora Returns

Caitlyn Woirol and Juliana Geneva, Reporters January 23, 2023

The popular film Avatar, directed by James Cameron, first appeared on December 18, 2009. The film was a massive success, making over $2.922 billion and becoming the highest grossing film of all time. Audiences...

Detriments of Excessive Screen Time

Detriments of Excessive Screen Time

Sarah Sevener, Reporter January 23, 2023

  Phones have seemingly taken over our world. They are present in our home lives, in the classroom, and everywhere we look. So how should we manage it, and is there a “right way”? Phones...

Movie Review: Smile

Movie Review: Smile

Ally Amaya, Reporter December 12, 2022

This movie was written by Parker Finn. He directed Laura Hasn't Slept and The Hidebehind, yet he is best known for his new movie Smile which came out on September 30, 2022. Smile is about a psychiatrist,...

Are There Benefits to a New Exam Schedule?

Are There Benefits to a New Exam Schedule?

Brook Blausey, Reporter December 12, 2022

  The first snow day of the year landed on Friday, November 18th, and although we were all secretly hoping for it, some of us may not have thought it was the best thing in the world. Friday the...

A New Listeners Introduction to Indie Rock

A New Listeners Introduction to Indie Rock

Delaney Meyers, Reporter December 12, 2022

Combined with the most recent Spotify Wrapped and the quickly approaching new year, many people may feel like it’s time to switch up their music taste. One genre you could try is indie rock, a versatile...

Is Daylight Savings Time Really Worth It?

Is Daylight Savings Time Really Worth It?

Sarah Sevener, Reporter December 12, 2022

We are all familiar with the changing of the clocks that comes twice a year. Whether we benefit from an added hour of sleep or feel a little drowsy the next mornting from losing an hour, it is easy to...

Should Christmas Be Celebrated At School?

Should Christmas Be Celebrated At School?

Juliana Geneva , Reporter December 12, 2022

After Thanksgiving, Chrimstas lights begin coming up spotting the town with a beautiful array of colors. Inside, houses become decorated with trees as the Christmas spirit shines bright. Everything and...

School Spirit: Why Isnt There More?

School Spirit: Why Isn’t There More?

Amelia Ernzer, Reporter November 21, 2022

School spirit is a crucial part of our community; it helps our student body come together as a team and represents the village of Spring Lake as a whole. In recent years at Spring Lake High School, there's...

Why Proposal 3 is Necessary in Michigan

Why Proposal 3 is Necessary in Michigan

Sarah Sevener, Re November 21, 2022

In the wake of a controversial election and a Post-Roe America, Michigan legislators have elected to add to the state constitution, to ensure that abortion and reproductive care will be available, regardless...

Its Time to Bereal!

It’s Time to Bereal!

Samantha Redeker, Reporter November 21, 2022

Time to BeReal! BeReal is an app that was created in 2020 by Alexis Barreyat and Kévin Perreaum,  and it was initially a french social media app that became popular globally in 2022. Over the summer...

Michigan Gas Prices

Michigan Gas Prices

Addison Benedict , Reporter November 21, 2022

As most people know, gas prices have been increasing recently. There is no one to blame, although many people have tried to blame the president, there is nothing Joe Biden can do. The increase in drivers...

Why We Should Start School Later

Why We Should Start School Later

Juliana Geneva , Reporter November 7, 2022

Most teenagers would say that schools start too early. They are up too late finishing their homework, and they wake up too early so as to not be late for school. This can be a problem for plenty of people....

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