• Competitive One Act wins AAAAA state championship

  • Football wins region 3-AAAAA for 2nd straight year, hosts Bainbridge Nov. 10

  • Junior Nick Nyman wins AAAAA boys' cross country state title, team finishes 2nd overall

  • Science teacher Kelly Rock named 2018 Teacher of the Year

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The Prowler

‘Fall’ for local writer’s newest novel

November 4, 2017

How many times would you die for love? Five times? Ten? Grace Freeman would do it more than 41 times. Grace is the main character from local writer Romily Bernard’s new book “Never Apart.” With ...

‘Turtles all the way down’ a spiraling success

‘Turtles all the way down’ a spiraling success

October 31, 2017

“Turtles all the way down,” John Green’s newest novel, proves just as deep, relevant, and intriguing as ever. Fans of his previous novels will be pulled right into this astonishing new read, unab...

King of father and son teams creates epic novel

King of father and son teams creates epic novel

October 12, 2017

Published on Sept. 26, “Sleeping Beauties” is the latest Stephen King novel. Dark, fantastic, and deeply relevant today, this book is special because it is a collaborative work between Stephen King and h...

McGee returns with a riveting sequel

McGee returns with a riveting sequel

September 29, 2017

On Aug. 29, 2017, Katharine McGee released the second book in a planned trilogy. McGee managed to do an excellent job of capturing the attention of her teenage audience, just as she did with the first ...

Books really can make you smarter

Books really can make you smarter

September 26, 2017

Many people read purely for entertainment, so when faced with a nonfiction book that mainly focuses on teaching the reader real-world applications, these readers scare easily. While numerous individuals argu...

Newest ‘It’ film retells King’s masterpiece

Newest ‘It’ film retells King’s masterpiece

September 24, 2017

A young boy spots a friendly clown in a storm drain after losing his paper boat. A few minutes later, this boy is missing an arm and dead in the street. Welcome to Stephen King’s greatest horror novel,...

Best-selling books that became big-screen flops

Best-selling books that became big-screen flops

September 17, 2017

Book to movie adaptations have always been a hit-or-miss category of cinema, with misses being much more common. Coming up are the two most tragic book-to-movie failures in recent years. Percy Jacks...

Caution: readers may experience deliria

Caution: readers may experience deliria

September 12, 2017

Most modern dystopian novels consist of a society that is obviously corrupt and characters that are strong-willed, sassy, and clearly going to overthrow it. This basic structure may be intriguing the first cou...

Readers will get caught in this web of lies

Readers will get caught in this web of lies

September 7, 2017

Young Adult novels have the huge responsibility of catching the attention of busy, young readers. Kathryn McGee’s novel “The Thousandth Floor” does just that. The book’s futuristic setting of ...

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