A Project for Better Journalism chapter


YoungLife’s Impact

December 13, 2019 5:31pm | Hannah Collier

Everyone can agree that Mondays are extremely difficult to get through. There is nothing worse than returning back to school and its daily activities after an exciting weekend. Luckily, YoungLife will brighten up anyone’s Monday! YoungLife is an organization that focuses on creating a deeper […]

The Tragic Mexico Burial Pit

December 13, 2019 5:12pm | Megan Mannelly

In late October, groups of volunteers known as the Searching Mothers of Sonora and the Searchers of Puerto Peñasco discovered a clandestine burial pit. The groups are made up of relatives of missing people who investigate reports of clandestine burial sites. A total of 42 bodies […]

The 2019 Homecoming Dance

November 8, 2019 5:39pm | Tahtiana Hatchett

It’s finally that time again. Homecoming is finally here and no one was able to contain their excitement. Homecoming is all everyone was talking about. Now that Homecoming has come, everyone was very anxious, and over the years, student council has come up with great […]

The 2020 Merit Scholarship

November 8, 2019 5:37pm | Megan Mannelly

NMSC is excited to announce the names of approximately 16,000 semifinalists in the 65th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. These academically talented high school seniors have an opportunity to continue in the competition for some 7,600 National Merit Scholarships worth more than $31 million that […]

Virus Found in Mosquitoes Causes Health Scare in U.S.

November 8, 2019 5:34pm | Neely Burns

Eastern Equine Encephalitis, or EEE, is a disease caused by mosquito bites that has been seen recently in the eastern U.S. People across the United States are fearful of this illness. As is in most cases, it causes painful symptoms and death. However, if you […]

Hunter Biden’s Political Controversy

November 8, 2019 5:32pm | Hannah Collier

“Dishonorable,” “lack of loyalty,” “illegal,” and “allegation” are all words that are being thrown around in the media right now. As the 2020 election heats up, all candidates are just waiting for their opponents to make a mistake. Unfortunately, for Democratic candidate Joe Biden, his […]

The Cafeteria Chair Crisis

November 8, 2019 5:28pm | Morgan Jones

After a long three or four hours, depending on when a student has their lunch, students finally have a break to talk about anything other than math equations and grammar during  lunch. They get to eat their lunches to refuel themselves and get ready for […]

Thunderbird’s Parking Pass Kerfuffle

November 8, 2019 5:27pm | Morgan Jones

At student registration over the summer, student drivers get to walk up to the parking pass table and pay to get a pass to park in the parking lot during school. Juniors and the few sophomores that can drive are given an orange pass which […]

Thunderbird’s Homecoming Assembly

November 8, 2019 5:25pm | Tahtiana Hatchett

With Homecoming, the proper thing to do was have an assembly to show people how much fun it was going to be. The assembly allowed everyone to gather together, to laugh, and have fun. “This year’s assembly was great because it showed all of the […]

Preparing for Finals Season

November 8, 2019 5:17pm | Neely Burns

Much like winter, finals season is coming to Thunderbird’s campus. If you have been through finals before, you probably already know how stressful and difficult this time can be. After all, memorizing the information you have learned throughout the semester in, not one, but all […]