Category Archives: Editorials

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

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

To Stand or Not to Stand

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By: A’Laya Burroughs Conway High students and staff can always expect to start their day off by listening to the pledge and morning announcements. However, some students are too lazy to stand for the Pledge of Allegiance or they just

Be A Hero…Stop A Bully

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By: Kathryn Crigger “ Bullying is unwanted, aggressive behavior among school aged children that involves a real or perceived power imbalance. The behavior is repeated, or has the potential to be repeated, over time. Both kids who are bullied and

Atlantic Beach Bike Fest: Not a Family Affair

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By: Jamarria Pyatt The Atlantic Beach Bike fest a.k.a Black Bike Weekend is held every year in May. This year, it is being held May 27-30. This is a celebration of Memorial Day. Many black bikers come to Myrtle Beach

Pressed and Wrinkle Free: Girls Pressured by Society

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By: Carolina Hughes Women are supposed to perfect: perfect bodies, perfect lives, perfect clothes, perfect everything. These standards are set by magazines, models, clothing companies, and beauty product manufacturers; women are attacked from all sides with solutions about how they

Is Your Life Worth That Message? Texting can Wait!

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By: Ny’Stacia Hechavarria Texting and driving is the biggest driving complaint that faces not just teens but adults too. There have been many campaigns to try and stop driving and texting, but all drivers seem to do is ignore the

Living the Minimum

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By: Tieyanna Potts Minimum wage is a hourly wage rate set by the state. We have a minimum wage because people ages 16 and older must receive a fair minimum wage according to U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor

Cleaning up some info about CHS

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By: Jamarria Pyatt There’s an old saying that says “cleanliness is next to godliness”, and if that is true, our school is next to hell. If you ever hear a squeaking in the hall or a classroom don’t think you

Are we really dressing to succeed?

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By: Carolina Hughes The dress code at CHS has been a topic of debate among students, teachers, parents, and administrative staff for a long time. There are three main rules that cause controversy: the first of these three is; “Shorts,