Memorial Day… More Than Just a Vacation From School

By: Alima Mootoo Memorial Day is a national holiday designated to memorialize and honor the lives our country has lost at war. On the first “Decoration Day,” Memorial Day’s first given name, More »

Cheerleaders are more than just “Pretty”!

By: Carolina Hughes There is a false pretense surrounding cheerleading.  Some people claim that cheerleading is not a sport and all cheerleaders have to do is stand there and look pretty. However, More »

What Makes a Good Principal?

By: Carolina Hughes What makes a good principal? All principals need to have certain characteristics to be a “good principal”. Based on the article What Makes a Great Principal?, “The school is More »

 

Memorial Day… More Than Just a Vacation From School

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By: Alima Mootoo Memorial Day is a national holiday designated to memorialize and honor the lives our country has lost at war. On the first “Decoration Day,” Memorial Day’s first given name, in 1868, General James Garfield spoke at Arlington

Cheerleaders are more than just “Pretty”!

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By: Carolina Hughes There is a false pretense surrounding cheerleading.  Some people claim that cheerleading is not a sport and all cheerleaders have to do is stand there and look pretty. However, cheerleaders are much much more than just a

A School Resource Officer to Save the Day: Officer Guiles

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By: Abigail Calhoun Seeing school resource officers (SROs) around high schools in the United States is not a new experience. Officer Guiles, Conway High School’s SRO, came to South Carolina from Rochester, New York. Many high school students around the

Have a Sun-Baked Brain? Ideas for Summer Fun!

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By: Jasmine Burroughs Are you traveling towards the beach this summer? Are you looking for some fun things to do and places to go? Well look no further because you live in the right place: Conway and Myrtle Beach, South

What Makes a Good Principal?

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By: Carolina Hughes What makes a good principal? All principals need to have certain characteristics to be a “good principal”. Based on the article What Makes a Great Principal?, “The school is a family, teachers are treated as professionals, instruction

Phobophobia ( the fear of phobias )

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by: Kathryn Crigger Everyone is afraid of something, although some fears are weirder than others . While some people are afraid of spiders or clowns, others are afraid of flowers . Yes, this is an actual fear, and it is

The Struggle…Paying to Park in Myrtle Beach, SC

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By: Abigail Calhoun The city of Myrtle Beach, SC charges visitors and locals anywhere from $5 to $50 to park in a parking lot or at a meter for a couple of hours within the city limits. The season for

Embracing the Monster…Energy Drinks

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By: A’Laya Burroughs Some people think that drinking energy drinks can help them recharge their batteries, but in reality energy drinks do more harm than good. Energy drinks are bad for consumers because the drinks contain a large amount of

A Special Day For Some Special Kids

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By: Alima Mootoo On Friday, May 6, Conway High School’s Interact Club hosted a field day for its special needs students. The school’s Interact Club, cheerleading squad, and Inkling staff gathered together with the students to ensure that they enjoyed

Quote of the Week

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The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today. ~H. Jackson Brown, Jr.   selected by: Tieyanna Potts         image credit: www.kendranicole.net