Plane Crash of a Local Family

Sarah Barker

March 31, 2017

Filed under Real World

Two USJ students and their parents tragically died Saturday, March 25th returning from a spring break vacation. Jacob, Jillian, and their parents Joseph and Jennifer Crenshaw were scheduled to land their personal aircraft at...

Mardi Gras 2017

Sarah Barker

March 8, 2017

Filed under Real World

Mardi Gras 2017 fell on February 28th, and New Orleans is the best place to be during this celebration the day before Ash Wednesday. However, this year twelve Alabama students were injured during one of the many parades occurring....

Women’s History Month

Jatavious Dotson

March 8, 2017

Filed under Real World, Uncategorized

All across the United States women are celebrating Women's history month which begins on March 1 and ends on March 31.Women's history month is where we highlight the contributions of women to events in history and contemporary...

UPS Drone Delivery Approaching Quickly

Jamal Robertson

March 7, 2017

Filed under Real World

On February 20, a home just outside of Tampa, Florida received their UPS delivery from an octocopter drone. This was a successful test run of the new unmanned drones UPS has been developing to help delivery runs become more efficient....

Thinking Outside the Box

Brianna Brown

March 3, 2017

Filed under Real World

On February 26, 2017 a high school student asks a classmate to prom using a box of chicken wings. It is the second semester of high school meaning that senior prom is getting close. This event is known as one of the biggest...

Madison’s Black History Program 2017

Jatavious Dotson

February 26, 2017

Filed under Real World

The great Dr.Martin Luther King once said, “I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character.” Well on February 24, 20...

There’s Always A Time to Let Go.

Brianna Brown

February 24, 2017

Filed under Real World

An Arizona woman keeps an 85 year old cookie as a family antique. With the month of February almost over, everyone has gotten his or her loved ones gifts for birthdays and Valentine's day. The ending of the month means the...

Earth Back Up Plan?

Sarah Barker, Journalist

February 23, 2017

Filed under Real World

NASA stated on February 22nd that they have discovered seven Earth-sized planets around a nearby star, some of which could contain water and even life. The seven new planets are less than 40 light-years, or 235 trillion miles,...

President Trump’s Controversial Orders

Jatavious Dotson

February 10, 2017

Filed under Real World

With having only been in office since January President Trump has caused lots of controversy dealing with the executive orders he's been passing; especially dealing with the immigration ban which is ironic since America was bui...

Trump’s Executive Order Still Suspended

February 10, 2017

Filed under Real World

The US Court of Appeals is continuing to suspend President Donald Trump's ban of travel to people from 7 Muslim countries. This executive order was denied by a panel of 3 judges who stated that the ban did positively affect national...

Speak Your Mind!

Brianna Brown

February 10, 2017

Filed under Real World

The beginning of 2017 has been a rough start with our new president, Donald Trump. His immigration policy has not only affected this nation but also many other countries around the world. On February 9, 2017, I sat down to...

New Secretary of Education: Betsy DeVos

Sarah Barker, Journalist

February 10, 2017

Filed under Real World

Betsy DeVos was confirmed as the United State's new Secretary of Education by the Senate on Tuesday, February 7th. The vote in the Senate was 51 to 50; the vote was tied at 50 to 50 until Mike Pence, the Vice President, was called...

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