Tuesday, Sep 23, 2014

Emily Little

Not a night owl

Most high school students have gained the skill of being night owls. From football games that go late into the night due to rain delays to all-night exam study sessions, it is pretty much a part of our everyday lives. Unfortunately for me, however, I...
Published: 09/17/14

Stuck in the school cafeteria cramps your style

I can honestly say, when I am in school, I usually look forward to one thing every day – lunch. I eagerly anticipate catching up with my friends on the day’s events and getting some energy before the rest of my classes. However, this ye...
Published: 09/10/14

The game goes on

While I am probably the least athletic person you could ever imagine, I love watching high school sports. Most high school students can’t wait until fall rolls around and they can sit in the stands on Friday nights and cheer on their football ...
Published: 09/03/14

Welcome to the world of dual enrollment

As a junior in high school, I have quite a few more class options available to me than I have had in previous years. One of these is to take college classes in addition to my regular high school classes. This is called being a dual enrolled student. ...
Published: 08/27/14

Send a prayer to the family of a late soldier

When a celebrity dies, the world turns their attention to mourning them. Whether it was a movie star from the 20s who simply died of old age, or a young starlet who committed suicide, the media spins into a frenzy when anyone relatively noteworthy pa...
Updated: 1 months ago

Livestock show will be double the fun, hard work

As most of you know, I raise and show livestock animals in the Highlands County Fair. As summer comes to an end, show season begins. Typically, I show only one animal, and that is a handful as it is. This year, however, I got the crazy idea to raise ...
Updated: 1 months ago

Back into Idol fever

A while ago, I wrote a column on reality shows. When it comes to these TV shows, it seems like at least half of them are some sort of talent competition. From highlighting singers, to dancers, to those with a bit stranger gift, there is a show for ev...
Updated: 1 months ago

Friends, life lessons forged at conference

Last week, I wrote about my experience in Washington D.C. visiting the historical sites. While that was extremely fun, the real purpose of the week was the actual leadership conference I was attending. I was blessed with the opportunity to attend the...
Updated: 1 months ago

Washington, D.C. is worth the visit

Since middle school, history has always been one of my favorite subjects. I have always found learning about the past extremely interesting. Whether it is learning about ancient wars or the fight for American freedom, I have always enjoyed learning a...
Updated: 2 months ago

Everyone remembers their first car

Upon turning 16, some kids are lucky enough to get a car. While I am blessed to be one of those kids, it was not a surprise like it is for most. I learned to drive with my dad’s car, and the plan was for it to eventually become my car. I enjoy...
Updated: 2 months ago

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