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Once Every Four Years

Once Every Four Years

Simone Beauchamp, Reporter

March 3, 2020

Every fourth year, something very special happens. Not only do we have a presidential election and the Olympics, but we experience a 366-day year - a leap year. The Earth takes about 365.24219 days to orbit the sun. 5 hours, 48 minutes, and 46 seconds over the 365 days of our normal calendar year. Be...

The Coronavirus: Should We Be Worried?

Edmond Kunath, Reporter

February 24, 2020

Fears of a new epidemic of the coronavirus went across the world, sparking fear and attention from every corner of the planet in early 2020. This virus is as small as 26,000 to 32,000 base pairs of DNA. A coronavirus specifies a series of viruses that primarily impact the respiratory system in mu...

Governmental Charades

Governmental Charades

Huria Taj, Reporter

February 20, 2020

On the fourth of February, the annual ‘State Of The Union’ speech took place; delivered in the House chambers. The State of the Union speech is a chance for the president to display his accomplishments and talk about the state of the union during the year. They also have the opportunity to award...

Eaglecrest Joins Together for Wish Week to Support Others

Edmond Kunath, Reporter

February 12, 2020

Here at Eaglecrest, a tradition happens every winter that excites the community and unifies them together to help a cause. That is WISH week, a week filled with events that support a certain person or charity. This year, proceeds and donations go to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS). The Posit...

Dababy Caught a Case

Aiyanna Jackson, Reporter

January 28, 2020

Early January 2020 in Miami, Florida, famous rapper Dababy (Johnathan Lyndale Kirk) was arrested for having an acting role in a robbery. Allegedly, Dababy had robbed a concert promoter after the promoter had shorted him about ten thousand dollars.  In a video released to TMZ live, Dababy is seen jumping the prom...

Mysterious Drones of Eastern Colorado

Alexa Dean, Reporter

January 28, 2020

About one week before Christmas, Eastern Colorado and North Western Nebraska started seeing mysterious drone sightings once the sun went down. These drones have been spotted with up to a 6 ft wingspan, often flying 200-300 ft off the ground, at a very fast pace. Many have seen drones fly in clusters as ...

950 Earthquakes in 21 days

950 Earthquakes in 21 days

Simone Beauchamp, Reporter

January 28, 2020

Puerto Rico just experienced the largest in a series of over 950 earthquakes and aftershocks since Dec. 28, 2019. And the earthquakes haven’t stopped.  On January 7, 2020, a magnitude 6.4 earthquake rocked Puerto Rico, just one day after a 5.8 magnitude earthquake hit the island. In the pas...

The Iranian Conflict

The Iranian Conflict

Edmond Kunath, Reporter

January 27, 2020

Iran and the United States’s relationship is even more strained than ever before. Currently, the conflict seems to be calming down for now, despite damage being done and tensions that can be compared to the Cold War.  Tensions have been building for a long time, from as far back as the Shah of Ir...

The Draft

The Draft

Owen Shriver, Reporter

January 27, 2020

2020 is off to an interesting start. The killing of Qassim Suleimani, a military leader for Iran, has taken the internet by storm. Seemingly harmless internet jokes and memes being made surrounding the start of “World War III” and talk of the draft have taken over social media. Of course, it’s all...

With Liberty and Justice for All

Huria Taj, Reporter

January 27, 2020

The votes are in! Donald J. Trump has officially become the third president in United States history to be impeached. On December 18, 2019, the Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi, held a vote within the House of Representatives on the Articles of Impeachment. Members of the House could vote for, a...

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