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Prom dinner choice trivia

Prom dinner choice trivia

April 16, 2018

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Miller Park Zoo: Lunch & Learn

Miller Park Zoo: Lunch & Learn

April 1, 2018

As Spring break nears, students are planning with their families for trips and activities to occupy their time. Miller Park Zoo is a family-friendly option for those who do not travel far from Bloomington,...

Looking at TV reboots Ironmen want to watch

Looking at TV reboots Ironmen want to watch

Sumayyah Muhammad, Staff Reporter

March 14, 2018

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Movies, Showcase, Television

Will and Grace. Fear Factor. The Magic School Bus. Total Request Live!. Sitcoms, reality, and kids shows are being revisited with previous casts and relaunched with new actors. Over 15 spinoffs and re...

Rader’s season is over; what happens now?

Rader’s season is over; what happens now?

December 1, 2017

Rader Family Farms closed to the public on October 29 after their annual 2-month run of corn mazes, pumpkin picking, hay rides and all-around agritainment. But when the fun stops for the public, the r...

Spot the difference: ‘Miracle Worker’

Spot the difference: ‘Miracle Worker’

November 15, 2017

Can you spot the five differences between these two photos?   Check the solution here...

Ready, set, binge!

Ready, set, binge!

October 23, 2017

NCHS students are part of a growing national trend-they are binging. Binge racing. Binge racing, or watching an entire season of a Netflix Original Series within 24 hours of its release, is a phenomenon speeding across the world and the NCHS hallways. Betwee...

Sign of the times…to come? Styles solo album a masterpiece

Sign of the times…to come? Styles solo album a masterpiece

Brooklyn Shaw, Staff Reporter

May 18, 2017

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Music, Reviews, Showcase

Boy bands have captured the hearts of listeners globally for years, dating back to the Beatles first performance live television appearance on the Ed Sullivan show in 1964. Then came the Monkees and the B...

Darling of the industry: Lydia Ainsworth

Darling of the industry: Lydia Ainsworth

Hayley Metz, Staff Reporter

May 18, 2017

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Music, Reviews, Showcase

String instruments and synthesizers are words not often used in the same sentence, let alone in the same song. Lydia Ainsworth, however, is working to integrate these contrasting styles with her new album,...

Is Jacob Sartorius the next big hit?

Is Jacob Sartorius the next big hit?

Elyse Schneider, Staff Reporter

May 10, 2017

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Music, Reviews, Showcase

Social media today makes it incredibly easier to become famous. Kids, as young as 12, are charting on iTunes all the time - emerging artists like Cameron Dallas, Baby Ariel and Jacob Sartorius. Most of ...

“American Teen” struggles

Keyairah Sinclair, Staff Reporter

April 25, 2017

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Music, Reviews

Khalid Robinson, the R&B singer from El Paso, California, released American Teen, his debut album, on March 3. The album is a celebration of Robinson's youth and chronicles his excitement for the future. Nine out of fifteen songs of American Teen are a disappointment - Khalid doesn't bring the originality that the public had a sneak peek of with "Location" before the album's release. Khalid rarely switches up the t...

Sheeran fans undivided; a review of ‘Divide’

Sheeran fans undivided; a review of ‘Divide’

Melissa Schill, Editor in Chief

April 12, 2017

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Music, Reviews, Showcase

Ed Sheeran has always drawn from a personal place when creating and performing his music, but his new album Divide takes that same personal, intimate approach to another level. Each of the sixteen songs i...

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