Athlete bears the tear

Victoria Tu, Features Editor

November 10, 2014

Filed under Features, In The Middle

Senior Megan Hardy said she was running down the field at the PepsiCo Showdown soccer tournament in April when she suddenly heard a pop in her leg. “It all happened really fast,” said Hardy. “I tried to do a 180-degree... Read more »

Pitcher thrown off course

Alec Mawrence, Executive Opinions Editor

November 7, 2014

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When Tommy John, former Major League Baseball pitcher, coached his son’s baseball team at Furman University 15 years ago, he did not know what caused players to require Tommy John surgery, but he knew overthrowing was not a good thing. So, he devised a way to get his pitchers to pitch less. ... Read more »

Conflict With Curfew

Rachel Lee, Executive Features Editor

October 3, 2014

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Statement: A teenager under the age of 18 driving home from a school or religious event after curfew will not receive a ticket As junior Brian Kim was driving home from a youth event at church on an August night, what he thought... Read more »

Passengers Avoid Pay

Victoria Tu, Features Editor

October 3, 2014

Filed under Features, In The Middle

Statement: Passengers in a car being driven by an underage driver will be ticketed As she headed home on a Sunday night, junior Melanie Holpert was one of multiple passengers in a car when red and blue lights started flashin... Read more »

Legal Without Liquor

Taylor Shuman, Features Editor

October 3, 2014

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Statement: Teenagers who do not drink at a party will get a ticket along with the teens who have been drinking Senior Johnny Bear attempted to sneak out of the back of a house, only to find a flashlight shining brightly in his... Read more »

GBN Goes Global: Foreign Universities

Maddy Placik, Executive Features Editor

May 22, 2014

Filed under Features, In The Middle

While many graduating seniors plan to pack up their cars and drive to college in the fall, a few will be pulling out their passports and hopping on a flight overseas to attend their colleges of choice. Seniors Daniel Congbalay and Zac Kurtz are two students who plan to take this trip overseas. Congb... Read more »

GBN Goes Global: Gap Years

Lauren Sulkowski, Features Editor

May 22, 2014

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As seniors scramble to find their roommates and gather belongings for  their dorms, senior Rebecca Imhoff is packing her bags to go to Hawaii. Next year, she plans to go to Hawaii and work on an organic farm. Imhoff’s work on the farm will be in exchange for free food and housing. According to college co... Read more »

Attacking the tension: Meditation

Rachel Lee, Features Editor

December 13, 2013

Filed under In The Middle

According to freshman Sabrina Baxamusa, there are many benefits of lying down on the floor of psychology teacher Robin Walker’s classroom. As the coach of the girls varsity swim team, Walker leads Baxamusa and her teammates in a type of meditation called visu... Read more »

Attacking the tension: Laughter Yoga

Taylor Shuman, Features Editor

December 13, 2013

Filed under In The Middle

While watching his mom participate in Laughter Yoga, senior Rob Klein always thought it was the “absolute silliest thing.” However, after undergoing a long surgery procedure during his sophomore year, Laughter Yoga helped Klein change his attitude. “I’m much more open and play... Read more »

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