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Big screen board games

Big screen board games

February 15, 2020

With the film version of Battleship (2012) and the Theatre department performing an on-stage adaptation of the movie Clue (1985), based on the popular board game, I couldn't help but wonder what other...

Classics for Couples: Best board games for two players

Classics for Couples: Best board games for two players

February 14, 2020

When couples get bored with going out to the movies or grabbing ice cream, why not just stay home and relax. The easiest way a couple can still have fun without spending money is board games. Chances are you have these lying around your house somewhere. Which games are the best picks though? The Inkspot staff has compiled a list of the five best board games for two players. If a couple is “board” of the same old routine - these games offer competitive play, aren’t over complicated, and you probably already own them.

Movie Guide: How to spend your Valentine’s Day

Movie Guide: How to spend your Valentine’s Day

February 12, 2020

Celebrate the day of love by spending the night watching a romance, by yourself, with your significant other, or with friends and family.

Quality over popularity: 2019’s most notable albums

Quality over popularity: 2019’s most notable albums

Aidan Beigie, Staff Writer

February 10, 2020

At 18-years-old, pop artist Billie Eilish was awarded five Grammy awards, including Best Album and Best New Artist.  While  Eilish is deserving of recognition, it is important to remember that When We...

And the Winner is… Supposed to be…

And the Winner is… Supposed to be…

February 9, 2020

When the 92nd Academy Awards air Sunday, February 9, the voting members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will recognize cinematic excellence. At 7 p.m. on ABC, 32 movies, nominated across...

Styles’ new album ‘Lights Up’ the music industry

Styles’ new album ‘Lights Up’ the music industry

Charlotte Calmes, Staff Writer

January 14, 2020

Harry Styles has been keeping a low profile in the music industry since his first solo album Harry Styles debuted in 2017 and his concert tour “Harry Styles: Live On Tour” came to a close in 2018....

NCHS Artists on self-portraits

NCHS Artists on self-portraits

January 4, 2020

NCHS Artists on self-portraitsQ & A with students in Drawing & Painting II and Advanced Studio Art...

Class Acts: Episode 1 – Lena Lynn

October 23, 2019

Senior Maggie Shackley and sophomore Ivy Goeckner opened the 2019 Battle of the Bands with a performance of "Cherry Wine" by singer-songwriter Hozier. And for a group that had been playing together for...

Trivia: Banned Books week

September 23, 2019

InkSpotify: Favorites from past NCHS musical performances

InkSpotify: Favorites from past NCHS musical performances

April 11, 2019

As the cast of the musical Shrek gets set to open their show, Kim Halm and the Inkspot staff took a look back at the musicals NCHS has put on over the years. Check out this InkSpotify playlist highligh...

NCHS grad making original music, finds Spotify success

NCHS grad making original music, finds Spotify success

February 12, 2019

Cooper Smith has been hard at work since walking across the stage at Grossinger Arena, receiving his diploma in the spring of 2017. Since leaving Normal, Smith has set his sights on other stages - as he ...

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