Mini-Thon kicks off event festivities

By Marissa Burd Editor-in-Chief After 8th period Mon. Feb. 4, Red Lion High School students filled the Fitzkee Center for the annual Mini-Thon kick off assembly. Students and faculty were entertained by the competition cheer squad, followed by a lip sync battle performed by different groups the high school’s students. As mentioned at the assembly, Mini-Thon will yet again be a 12 hour event held … Continue reading Mini-Thon kicks off event festivities

The senior executive council invites students to Winter Formal dance

By Marissa Burd Editor-in-Chief The senior executive council has planned a 2019 Winter Formal dance, welcoming all of Red Lion High School students to the commons on Sat, Feb. 23. The dance will be held from 7-10 p.m. for Red Lion High School students only. A ticket will cost just $12 and they are to be sold in singles. “It was a good fundraising idea,” … Continue reading The senior executive council invites students to Winter Formal dance

Rumble in the Jungle invited thousands to Fitzkee Center

By Marissa Burd Editor-in-Chief The Lock Haven University vs. Arizona State University “Rumble in the Jungle” NCAA Division I wrestling match has been the talk at Red Lion for the past couple of months. For the first time ever, Red Lion High School hosted a college wrestling match. Just tonight, Fri. Jan. 25, at 7 p.m. was time for the event. Thousands of spectators including … Continue reading Rumble in the Jungle invited thousands to Fitzkee Center

Surprising effects of the current government shutdown

By Cora Beyer Political Editor The Federal Government has reached the two week mark for its current shutdown. The shutdown was enacted as congressional and White House officials failed to come up with a spending bill. This bill has sparked controversy among government officials as it is dependent on a $5.7 billion budget for a border wall, according to the New York Times. As the … Continue reading Surprising effects of the current government shutdown

Remind Service sends out a cry for help from Verizon users to “#ReverseTheFee”

By Aubrie Wise Junior Editor-in-Chief Remind Service alerted all Verizon users late Tuesday, Jan 15 night that they would no longer be receiving text notifications starting on Monday, January 28 due to an extra fee Verizon is imposing on Remind. Remind pays for all messages sent and received through the app, however, with Verizon’s up charge, Remind estimates it will increase the cost of the … Continue reading Remind Service sends out a cry for help from Verizon users to “#ReverseTheFee”

Shopping Smart for the Holidays

By Marissa Burd Editor-in-Chief It’s easy to stress around the holidays when there’s a budget to maintain. Expectations for gifts have gotten higher because predecessors of electronics are released new at a more expensive price than the previous year. A couple Christmas gifts that have stayed popular on wishlists through the past few years are smart phones and game consoles. Forbes magazine states that the … Continue reading Shopping Smart for the Holidays

The Origins of 10 Christmas Traditions

By Aubrie Wise Junior Editor-in-Chief As Christmas time approaches, people look forward to celebrating their Christmas traditions, but looking deeper, do they make sense? We hang up large socks to put gifts in, kiss under a plant, and put out desserts for a fat man who enters our house through the chimney. So where did all these odd traditions come from? Stockings The origins of … Continue reading The Origins of 10 Christmas Traditions

The Annual Christmas Magic Returns

By Alexander Schor Reporter York has many places and opportunities for people wanting to have fun as the weather gets colder and the holidays approach. One such activity is Christmas Magic which is held annually at Rocky Ridge County Park. Every year the park strings thousands of lights, signs, Santas and train displays. According to yorkcountypa.gov, “Christmas Magic is a half-mile walking trail accessible to … Continue reading The Annual Christmas Magic Returns

Professional actor Peter Smith skypes drama class

By Clare Mankin Blog Editor It’s a regular Tuesday afternoon and students are just stepping into their final class of the day.  A look of realization passes through each drama students face. The computer that’s usually in the middle of the room, has its camera open and up with a call in the process of connecting. They remember what is supposed to transpire today and … Continue reading Professional actor Peter Smith skypes drama class