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Local Thrift Store Makes Prom More Affordable

Local Thrift Store Makes Prom More Affordable

Sarah Hunsicker, Editor-in-Chief

April 23, 2018


Filed under Cape Culture, News

Many students often frown upon prom season because of the big price tag that is placed on top of the entire event. Students are expected to pay at least an arm and a leg for gowns, tuxes, shoes, corsages, boutineers, and tickets. In response to this dilemma, a thrift store located in Lewes has decided...

Mrs. Aiken’s Trip to Africa

Mrs. Aiken’s Trip to Africa

Claudia Pulcinella, Staff Writer

April 23, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Over spring break, Mrs. Aiken, the Cape Textiles Family and Consumer Services teacher, visited Africa to teach women there how to sew. But that vague summery doesn’t tell the whole story.  Mrs. Aiken took two students with her, Senior Edenexis Rodriguez-Garcia and her brother from the sewing class...

Students Participate in Walkout Honoring Lives Lost at Parkland Shooting

Students Participate in Walkout Honoring Lives Lost at Parkland Shooting

Katie Redefer, Editor-In-Chief

March 17, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Spotlight

On February 14th at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, 19 year old Nikolas Cruz murdered 17 and students and teachers. Since then, victims of the shooting and Americans alike have been calling for change. They organized marches and started the hashtag #NeverAgain, begging legislators to enact stronger...

Cape Hosts 2018 Course Fair

Cape Hosts 2018 Course Fair

Claudia Pulcinella, Staff Writer

March 12, 2018


Filed under Cape Culture, News

On March 14th starting at six o’clock after school, the course fair will take place within the Cape cafeteria. According to Mr. Maul, the Freshman Civics teacher, it is, “a visitation from beacon and mariner. We show them Schoology, we show them all the things they’ll face in high school. It’s...

The Blue Whale Challenge To Blame For Increased Suicide Rate

The Blue Whale Challenge To Blame For Increased Suicide Rate

Sarah Hunsicker, Editor-in-Chief

February 2, 2018


Filed under News

According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, in 2006 was at a 10.97 rate per 100,000 individuals. In 2015 the rate increased to 13.26.  Within the past six months of the 2017-2018 school year, a school district in Ohio has been dealing with the aftermath of six of their students committing...

Winter Olympics 2018

Winter Olympics 2018

Brooke Bunting, Editor

January 27, 2018


Filed under News

The 2018 Winter Olympics will take place in Pyeongchang, South Korea. This will be the second time that South Korea has hosted the Olympic Games. The games will start with the opening ceremony on February 9th, 2018 and go until the closing ceromony on February 25. Pyeongchang earned its position...

Disney World Implements New Security Policy

Disney World Implements New Security Policy

Sarah Hunsicker, Editor-in-Chief

January 12, 2018


Filed under News

In the wake of the Mandalay Bay Mass Shooting that took the lives of 59 people and injuring over 500 more concert goers, Disney World has made the decision to change their security policies at their resort hotels. Disney World has decided to get rid of all of the "Do Not Disturb" signs throughout the...

Winter Break Returns Thanks To Deep Freeze

Winter Break Returns Thanks To Deep Freeze

Sarah Hunsicker, Editor-in-Chief

January 11, 2018


Filed under News

Remember the famous Christmas carol that begins with the lyrics, "I'm dreaming of a white Christmas,"? Residents in Erie, Pennsylvania received a White Out Christmas instead. Approximately 36 inches of snow was dumped on the city just on Christmas Day. But the snow didn't stop there. The continued to...

Net Neutrality repealed by FCC by 3-2 vote; citizens outraged

Net Neutrality repealed by FCC by 3-2 vote; citizens outraged

Blaine Davis, Staff Writer

January 3, 2018


Filed under News

By a very controversial vote on the morning of the 14th, net neutrality was repealed. The FCC administrators voted to repeal the law, and it passed with a vote of 3-2.  Outrage over the idea of even taking away such a large civil freedom and a public utility is spreading across the country.  Petitions...

First Major Snowfall of Winter 2017 Shocks Nation

First Major Snowfall of Winter 2017 Shocks Nation

Sarah Hunsicker, Editor-in-Chief

December 18, 2017


Filed under News

The transitioning of seasons brings the excitement of new weather and even a change in wardrobe. Even though the first day of winter isn't until December 21st, Snow usually begins to fall from the sky during the beginning of December and in some states at the end of November. In this scenario, at least...

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