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How Students @ DHS Celebrate the Holidays

Erin Bradley, Student Life Editor
December 13, 2013
Filed under Community, Entertainment, Feature

The time greatest holiday of the year, the most wonderful time of the year; the day all little boys and girls look forward to every winter season. The one day a year everyone likes to wake up early and see what awaits for them from Ol’ Saint Nick. That’s right, the Christmas holidays are here yet...

Frozen: The next big Disney movie

Frozen: The next big Disney movie

Grace Li, News Editor
December 4, 2013
Filed under Entertainment, Feature

Disney’s newest princess movie Frozen came out on November 27, and revolves around sisters Anna (Kristen Bell) and Elsa (Idina Menzel) of Arendelle. Frozen has all the elements of a good, ol’ Disney movie, but is still refreshing. Normally, it would be easy to figure out the plot from the get-go, ...

TRICK OR TREAT, IT’S ALMOST HALLOWEEN!

TRICK OR TREAT, IT’S ALMOST HALLOWEEN!

Naveed Shaikh, Opinion Editor
October 15, 2013
Filed under Entertainment, World

“Trick or Treat! Smell my feet! Give me something good to eat!” Halloween is near and people are getting ready for the best time of the year. Free candy, Jack O’lanterns, Scary and funny costumes, and even parties. Halloween is the only time you get your teeth to sink into delicious candy of all...

Looking Back and Looking Forward

Looking Back and Looking Forward

June 12, 2013
Filed under Community, Showcase, Video

Watch an interview featuring several Seniors from the class of 2013.

The Real Man of Steel

The Real Man of Steel

Jasmine Virk, Editor-in-Chief
May 22, 2013
Filed under Entertainment

   I've always been a huge fan of the Iron Man series. Ever since the first movie's premiere in 2008, I've loved Tony Stark's sardonic wit, Pepper Potts' unflappable demeanor, and who could forget about those awesome suits of armor?    So when Iron Man 2 came out in 2010, I was disappointed that...

The Great Gatsby Full Review: SPOILER ALERT

The Great Gatsby Full Review: SPOILER ALERT

Lauren Flint, Managing Editor
May 21, 2013
Filed under Entertainment

  Millions have waited for the modern interpretation movie of the novel The Great Gatsby. Any movie made after a book is sure to be compared and harshly judged, especially with a book such as this one.   The movie started out astray from the book and Nick Carraway was telling the story from his point of vi...

Ink to Pixels: Game of Thrones

Liam Bird, Photo Editor
May 15, 2013
Filed under Entertainment

   For those of you who have been living in the dark and shuttered away in your cave of productivity, Game of Thrones is pretty much the essence of awesome. Dragons, adventure, and gore are just three of the many things that make Game of Thrones the fantastic series it is, and a great fantasy dram...

Must Watch: Supernatural

Must Watch: Supernatural

Shelby Mrak, News Editor
May 15, 2013
Filed under Entertainment

Supernatural, now in its eighth season, made it’s first appearance on September 13, 2005. It currently airs every Wednesday at 9:00 PM on the CW if you want to catch it on TV. However, seasons one through seven are also available on Netflix and recent episodes from season eight can either  be seen fo...

American Idol

American Idol

Caitlyn Murray, Distribution Manager
May 8, 2013
Filed under Entertainment

Two weeks ago on American Idol, nobody was sent home because of the fact the judges did not use their save this season. However, on Thursday, May 2 one of the four girls was sent home. Amber Holcomb was the one who got voted it off. This result was not very surprising because she was in the bottom t...

Must-See Movie: Oblivion

Menisha Sohal, Campus Life Editor
April 26, 2013
Filed under Entertainment

   Tom Cruise’s latest movie is a captivating one. Not only does it have an action-thriller feel, but a hopeless romantic edge.    Oblivion takes place after an invasion by another species and Earth was left in ruins and any speck of mankind was on a remote planet. Jack Harper (Cruise) is a sec...