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Students denounce immigration ban to LaHood

Students denounce immigration ban to LaHood

February 13, 2017

Over 50 NCHS students gathered at Congressman Darin LaHood’s office to express their disapproval of ...

2016 Presidential Race: Party Nomination Predictions

2016 Presidential Race: Party Nomination Predictions

May 11, 2016

Delegate counts courtesy of the Associated Press.   Super Delegates are unelected DNC delegates that select a candidate...

Illinois primary determines Democratic delegates

Illinois primary determines Democratic delegates

March 14, 2016

Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders upset front-runner Hillary Clinton in Michigan’s primary electio...

The Millennial President

The Millennial President

January 23, 2016

Since the Baby Boomers started to vote consistently in the 1990s, that traditionally conservative popu...

Most Wanted

Taylor Railey, Staff Reporter

October 20, 2015

Filed under National, News

Putting tests to the test

Putting tests to the test

March 20, 2015

Over the past decade in the United States after the No Child Left Behind act of 2001 was passed, there...

Wrigley Field vs Busch Stadium

Tommy Lebow, Staff Reporter

October 28, 2014

Filed under Features, Head 2 Head, National, National, Sports

Wrigley Field 1. This year, Wrigley Field celebrates it's 100 birthday. No other team in the MLB can say their stadium has as much history as Wrigley. 2. 1937 was a historic year for the Friendly Confines. In that year, the Cubs installed their hand operated scoreboard in center field. Today, that scoreboard is the only of i...

6-year-old hostage finally free

6-year-old hostage finally free

Olivia Smith

February 25, 2013

Filed under National, News

On Jan. 29, five-year-old Ethan was taken hostage by Jim Lee Dykes.  Dykes boarded a school bus to take...

HGTV Dream Home Sweepstakes

HGTV Dream Home Sweepstakes

February 12, 2013

With the deadline quickly approaching, participants only have till February 15th to enter to win HGT...

The national overview: volume II

Nathan Flessner, Reporter

February 8, 2013

Filed under National, News

Turkish Terrorist Attack Occurs Uncomfortably Close to U.S. Embassy Early on Friday morning a suicide bomber in the Turkish capital of Ankara detonated an explosive device right outside a U.S. embassy, killing himself and one Turkish national. Officials believe the attack was carried out by either an agent of the terrorist...

National/International Overview

Vamshi Krishna, News Reporter

February 8, 2013

Filed under Global, National, News

  California Murders Fuel Motive for Ex-Cop IRVINE, CA- An ex Los Angeles police officer, profiled Christopher Dorner, has been the suspect of a large manhunt along the southern parts of California, particularly the suburban city of Irvine. Dorner has been positively identified after he had allegedly slain a young co...

India outraged over brutal rape in capital

Vamshi Krishna, Reporter, News Desk

January 29, 2013

Filed under National, News

Just two weeks before Christmas, a young couple was returning from the theater in New Delhi, the capital of India. On Dec. 16,  after boarding a lone bus which already had six occupants on board, the young woman and her male companion were brutally beaten and robbed, after which the six suspects sexually assaulted the female...

Talk About A Head Turner

Kelsey Hinshaw, News Desk

January 25, 2013

Filed under National, News

Custom officials at the O’Hare International Airport in Chicago were in for a huge surprise last week when they found 18 frozen heads in an X-ray screening. Contrary to people’s initial beliefs, no foul play was involved. Thankfully, the heads were being used for medical research in Italy, and were in the process of being...

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