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News Flash

News Flash

Konnor Woodburn, Editor in Chief

The world is constantly changing, and new things are always happening. These next few events are some of the things you need to be aware of right now.

October 13, 2017

Syria Crisis

Syria Crisis

Jessie Melton and Ana Ramos

In recent years Syria has been in and out of the news constantly as refugees pour into Europe and the U.S by the thousands.

May 17, 2017

Homeless Shelters

Homeless Shelters

Gracie Schoell, Staff Writer

Because of protests by the residents of Sugarhouse and Draper, city and government officials have agreed to change the location and number of homeless shelters being built.  

May 15, 2017

Budget Cuts for the Art Department

Budget Cuts for the Art Department

Britney Chen, Staff Writer

In President Trump’s first proposed budget, he called for the elimination of the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Humanities and a one hundred percent cut for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.

May 15, 2017

Trump Administration and Ties to Russia

Trump Administration and Ties to Russia

March 28, 2017

The first months of the Trump Administration have been full of allegations that link Trump, his campaign, and now his administration to corruption linked...

Trump’s Supreme Court Nominee

Trump’s Supreme Court Nominee

March 28, 2017

On the night of Tuesday, January 31 President Donald Trump announced his nomination pick for the late Justice Scalia’s vacant seat on the Supreme Court...

Effects of Sleep Deprivation

Effects of Sleep Deprivation

March 28, 2017

According to the National Sleep Foundation, 87 percent of high school students get less than eight hours of sleep per night.  The consequences of lac...

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Motherlode

The Time of Our Lives

The Time of Our Lives

Kelsey Heffernan, Staff Writer

Maybe we can’t all agree that high school has been the best years of our life, but I think it’s safe to say it has most definitely been the days we will never forget.

May 15, 2017

An Open Letter to Bingham

An Open Letter to Bingham

Brooke Anderson, A&E Editor

Dear Bingham, Senior year has come and gone and I can’t believe I’m sitting here writing this. I’ve gone to Bingham for my entire high school...

May 15, 2017

An Open Letter to Bingham

An Open Letter to Bingham

Allie Oniki, Editor in Chief

Dear Bingham, We’ve had our ups and downs. When I first met you three years ago, I hated you.

May 15, 2017

How to Procrastinate

How to Procrastinate

March 28, 2017

You want to learn from the master how to procrastinate,...

How to Flirt

How to Flirt

March 28, 2017

It’s a dilemma that never seems to go away: you like...

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Opinion

Photoshopped Dolls

Photoshopped Dolls

Kallie Brown, A&E Editor

Photoshopped images and their messages surround us daily. Women are often talked about as being the ones who are affected most, who have the movements for body positivity, while the effects on the male psyche are often ignored.

October 13, 2017

Exceptionally Unacceptable

Exceptionally Unacceptable

Aubrie Hickmon, Staff Writer

Be yourself, no not like that, like everyone else. You want to show people who you truly are but you’re afraid of being judged. You don’t want to be the different one, so you hide in the shadows.

May 15, 2017

Antisocial

Antisocial

Giancarlo Diotaiuti, Photographer

As a people, we are addicted to technology. Whether it’s the smartphone in our pocket or the computer on our desk or anything else, it seems as if our...

May 15, 2017

Just Because I’m a Stranger

Just Because I’m a Stranger

March 28, 2017

Just because someone is a complete stranger, doesn’t...

Respect: A Two Way Street

January 31, 2017

Many of us have had that moment: the one where our p...

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Features

A Musically Evolved Friendship

A Musically Evolved Friendship

Aubrey Tanner, Staff Writer & Photographer
October 9, 2017

Taryn Jones and Megan Bentley have been good friends for a while and music have only brought them closer.

Amelie Vogl

Amelie Vogl

Aubrie Hickmon, News Editor
October 9, 2017

Amelie Vogl is a junior at Bingham High School and a foreign exchange student from Germany.

Officer Russell: The Man Behind the Badge

Officer Russell: The Man Behind the Badge

Emma Jones, Staff Writer & Social Media Manager
October 9, 2017

One such man of mystery is our school police officer, Officer Russell.

The student news site of Bingham High School
The student news site of Bingham High School