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Choose Cruz Politics 

Choose Cruz

  Ted Cruz is an American politician and the Junior United States Senator from Texas. Cruz graduated from Princeton University in 1992, and from Harvard Law School in 1995. Cruz supports gun rights. On April 13, 2013 Cruz voted against the Manchin Toomey Amendment, an amendment that would require additional background checks on sales at gun shows. Cruz has many good values. Cruz is very in favor of freedom of religion and against abortion. “Our rights come from our creator,” presidential candidate Cruz said after winning the Iowa Caucus. Cruz…

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Blood Loss For Red Cross News 

Blood Loss For Red Cross

On Friday, January 22, 2016 The American Red Cross was at Northern Bedford County High School for the second annual blood drive. Mr. Barton, history teacher and Student Council advisor, sets up the drive every year and supervises it. There were 39 donors over all and the American Red Cross collected 33 units. This was the first time that the rapid pass system was used. A rapid pass allows you to sign up online for giving blood ahead of time. It was supposed to speed up the process, but didn’t…

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Getting To Know Madison Cottle Features 

Getting To Know Madison Cottle

Madison Cottle is a freshman at Northern Bedford County High School. She is the point guard on the Junior High basketball team. She has played basketball since elementary school. She also plays soccer and received a newcomers award this year. She says she plays sports because she likes to be athletic and they help her relieve stress. When asked which sport she would play if she could only choose one and why she said “That’s a hard decision but I would say basketball because it is fun and I am…

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Royal Caribbean, Not Feeling Royal News 

Royal Caribbean, Not Feeling Royal

On February 8, 2016 The Anthem of the Seas turned back to its original port after a severe storm. The storm injured 4 people and passengers were forced into their staterooms for safety reasons. The Anthem of the Seas encountered rough seas off Cape Hatteras, North Carolina. They were sailing from the New York area to Port Canaveral, Florida. The trip was originally intended to be a seven day trip to the Bahamas. The cruise line said that their were some damages to public areas and cabins, but the ship…

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Shine Bright Like Ella Gable Features 

Shine Bright Like Ella Gable

Ella Gable is a 7th grader at Northern Bedford County Middle School. She has many talents including singing, guitar, playing basketball, and does football cheerleading. Ella started playing guitar about two years ago. She taught herself how to play for about a year then started receiving lessons from an individual from the SNK music shop in Everett. She is currently receiving lessons from The Banjo Shop in Bedford. Ella also loves to sing and is very good at it. She has never taken singing lessons, because it comes naturally to…

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Tragedy In the Olsen Family News 

Tragedy In the Olsen Family

On Saturday January 9, 2016  Ashley Olsen was found dead in her apartment. This event misled many of the Olsen twin’s fans. The Ashley Olsen that died on January 9, was not the famous Ashley Olsen. Olsen was 35 years old and living in Florence, Italy. Olsen’s Boyfriend found her. Italian News agency ANSA reported that Olsen was strangled, but authorities wouldn’t comment on the cause of death until they receive an autopsy report. “Her death is being treated as a homicide,” police spokeswoman Maddalena Carosi said on Italian TV….

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Miss Universe….Or Not Fashion News 

Miss Universe….Or Not

On Sunday, December 20 2015 the wrong contestant was crowned Miss Universe. It was down to Miss Colombia, Ariadna Gutierrez, and Miss Philippines, Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach, when host Steve Harvey wrongfully crowned Miss Columbia. She had a short time in the limelight until Harvey realized his mistake. Miss Columbia was actually first runner up. Last year’s 2014 Miss Universe had already crowned Miss Columbia. When Harvey walked back out on stage Ariadna Gutierrez looked confused. “Okay folks… I have to apologize. The first runner up is Columbia.” said Harvey.  Pia…

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Las Vegas Street Crash News 

Las Vegas Street Crash

On Sunday December 20, 2015 Lakeisha Holloway crashed her 1996 Oldsmobile Sedan through the Las Vegas Boulevard and onto the sidewalk. Civilians say she was just carelessly mowing down people. Holloway was living out of her car at the time with her 3 year old daughter. She was trying to sleep in her car, but the owners of the properties she was trying to park at told her to move. She then drove down Las Vegas Boulevard, driving onto the sidewalk and hitting people. This was just steps away from…

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Victoria’s Secret, All Natural Focus 

Victoria’s Secret, All Natural

Victoria’s Secret model, Maria Borges makes hair history at the 2015 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. The three-time Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show veteran went all natural this year. For her third appearance in the Victoria’s Secret runway show, Angolan model Maria Borges wanted to do something a little different. “I told my agent I wanted to walk in the Victoria’s Secret show with my natural hair,” model Borges said, “I was nervous, but I had to do it. When they said ‘yes,’ I didn’t expect it, but I was so happy!”…

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Trump, Not a Family Man News Politics 

Trump, Not a Family Man

On Wednesday December 2, 2015 Donald Trump suggested that the families of terrorists should be targeted in the fight against ISIS. When asked about the possibility of civilian casualties, Trump pointed to civilians being used as human shields before suggesting the families of terrorists should be targeted. “But we’re fighting a very politically correct war. And the other thing is with the terrorists, you have to take out their families,” Republican Trump said. It has been a difficult decision for the administrators to decide what target to go after, and…

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