Author Archives: The Prowl

The Nintendo Switch – Everything You Should Know

The Nintendo Switch – Everything You Should Know

On Thursday, January 12th, Nintendo hosted a live event showing off many new features of their new upcoming console, the “Nintendo Switch.” During the event, Nintendo went over information regarding its release: The Switch is scheduled to release March 3rd, 2017, and will retail for $300.00 USD It will feature two “Joy-Con” controllers to be used, either

Dakota Access Pipeline

As of late, one of the biggest environmental issues has been the Dakota Access Pipeline. The Dakota Access Pipeline (or DAPL) is a 1,172 mile long underground oil pipeline that is currently under construction. It runs from North Dakota, through South Dakota, Iowa, and Illinois, parallel to the Northern Border Pipeline, which was built in

Presidential Feel on Campus

November 8th brought many,many feelings across the nation. Some of these feelings coming directly from our student body.  Over campus students expressed their political views, some with Trump Pins others with trump flags on their automobiles. Some students had no opinion such as sophomore Jessica Flores. “I feel bad for those students whose parents do

NES: Classic Edition – Scalpers Strike Again

Video game media has always been back-and-forth. There’s some things that you think may go up in value, and some you could never imagine would. The release of the “NES Classic Edition” was definitely something nobody expected to skyrocket in price, and proves how being unprepared for a hyped product can destroy the availability for

Varsity Raiders County Competition

Saturday October 29th was districts for the Varsity Male, Female, and Mixed raider team. Teams arrived at Braden River High School at 6:30 in the morning awaiting their first event, the 5K run at 7:45.  Events at the districts included the rope bridge, litter carry, tire flip, and an obstacle course, where cadets had to

Review: AHS Season 6

The time has come for the new season of American Horror Story to premiere. While producers released tons of mini teasers all summer, the season is here. This season kicks off with the introduction of a married couple, Shelby (Sarah Paulson) and Matt (Cuba Gooding Jr.) losing a baby and moving into an exquisite North

The Walking Dead Season 6 Finale

This spring, fans of the hit AMC TV show, The Walking Dead, were left hanging on a cliff after the season 6 finale. At the end of the finale, Rick Grimes and his group are encircled by a group called the Saviors, led by a man named Negan. Negan proceeds to beat an unknown survivor

Godzilla: Resurgence

Ever since his debut in 1954, Godzilla has been a worldwide icon for decades. His destruction upon cities and fights with other gigantic monsters has made him a staple in the entertainment industry. So, to take all of his rampage and carnage from his older films and give it the modern-day touch, how will it

Is Hoco a Distraction?

Homecoming is a week filled with creative costumes, school spirit, and hardcore competitions. But, does this week of nonstop excitement take away from students’ education and learning? Some teachers feel that homecoming is a tradition that is needed and deserved. “It can be a distraction to some, those who can handle the excitement enjoy homecoming

Pep Rally Breaks the Mold of Years Past

There is so much anticipation that goes on during the week before a pep rally.  From dressing up for the many wacky and fun themes for spirit week to voting for homecoming nominees, school pep rallies are the exclusive event that help boost school spirit.  This year, Palmetto High School ended their spirit week at