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“Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life” Review

“Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life” Review

October 29, 2016

“Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life” was at first a movie many fans were ecstatic to see. The book series by James Patterson was absolutely amazing and hilarious, a graphic novel that was...

Batman vs Superman

Batman vs Superman

March 30, 2016

Batman vs Superman the movie was a disappointment.  An Oscar, or any award for that matter, for this movie will remain in the director’s, Zach Snyder’s dreams. Audience expectations appeared to...

Allegiant

Allegiant

March 25, 2016

The third movie to the Divergent trilogy, Allegiant is a PG-13 action, adventure and mystery movie. The movie came out March 18, 2016 and it is expected that The Divergent Series: Ascendant showing on June...

The Boy

The Boy

March 7, 2016

  The Boy is a PG-13 horror movie. It is directed by William Brent Bell. The movie was released on January 22, 2016. The main actors are Lauren Cohan who starred as Greta Evans and Rupert Evans...

February 7, 2016

The accumulation of short plays directed by theater seniors was an experience all can relate to. From comedies to inspiring true narratives, the Shorts took the audience from laughs to tears. While...

The saga continues

January 3, 2016

“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” is a nostalgic film that adds new depth to the classics. Thirty years after the original saga the galaxy is under a new threat, The First Order. The only hope lies in ...

Creed

Creed

December 17, 2015

The movie “Creed” continues the craze about Rocky Balboa- the legendary American classic. Back in the old saga, which started in 1976, Rocky fought the world champion, Apollo Creed. This new movie...

The Annual Craft Fair Deserves an A

Jocelin Egeland

December 7, 2015

Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

Saturday Dec. 5, the girls’ basketball team hosted their annual craft fair. Vendors from all over the city come to sell their various crafts and knick knacks in the school. Everything sold at the fair is handmade and original. One vendor had airplanes made from recycled cans while another had handmade scarfs and quilts. There were many photographers selling their pictures of everything from the Plaza lights to the...

Smallcakes

Jocelin Egeland

December 7, 2015

Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

Smallcakes Cupcakery is a leader in the cupcake revolution. Located on Ash Avenue in Liberty, Smallcakes offers a wide variety of flavors. Founder Jeff Martin discovered fame after multiple appearances on the Food Network’s “Cupcake Wars” and the daytime talk show “The View.” According to Business Insider, Smallcakes is one of the fastest growing chains and USA TODAY stated that they were one of the top...

“The Martian” informs and entertains

“The Martian” informs and entertains

November 5, 2015

With credible science, fantastic landscapes and a hilarious sense of humor, The Martian should be on everyone’s list of must sees. During a mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney (Matt Damon) is hit...

Unique pumpkin options a short drive away

Unique pumpkin options a short drive away

October 15, 2015

Autumn is known for its changing leaves, pumpkin spice lattes and sweaters. But pumpkin patches are a favorite among fall fanatics. The Weston Red Barn Farm is located on Wilkerson Road in Weston, MO. Fresh barbe...

SoMo makes you want some more

SoMo makes you want some more

October 6, 2015

On Oct. 2, singer-songwriter SoMo brought his “Fallin’ Up” tour to the Uptown Theatre in downtown Kansas City. Joseph Somers-Morales, aka SoMo, started out as a YouTube talent until he began receiving...

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