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  • Kim Davis is back in the news

    Kim Davis is back in the news

    Raven Sauro, Staff Writer

    May 23, 2017

    Kimberly Jean Davis was the county clerk for Rowan County, Kentucky. Back in August of 2015 she gained public attention and some hostility. In 2015 she infringed on a U.S. court order to issue marriage licenses to same sex couples.   Davis reacted to the decision being made by denying marriage lic...

    NBC News

  • 81 captured girls are released by Boko Haram

    81 captured girls are released by Boko Haram

    Victor Cardoso, Staff Writer

    May 23, 2017

    On Sunday, May 7, 2017, a statement from the Nigerian president, Muhammadu Bahari, reported that eighty-two of nearly 300 Chibok schoolgirls captured by the Islamist militant group, Boko Haram, three years ago, have been released, in exchange for five militant detainees, according to The New York Times...

    Washington Post

  • The Queen gives back

    The Queen gives back

    Stephen Torres, Staff Writer

    May 22, 2017

    Queen of rap, Nicki Minaj has generously graced her fan base, recently rebranded and newly titled The Kingdom, with an announcement that she will be offering to pay some of her fans’ college tuition costs. Onika Tanya Maraj, 34,  is a Trinidad and Tobago born rapper who got her start in Queens...

    Billboard

  • Former acting attorney general fired by Trump testifies in front of Congress

    Former acting attorney general fired by Trump testifies in front of Congress

    Christian Nanadoum, Staff Writer

    May 16, 2017

    On Monday, May 8, Former Deputy Attorney General, Sally Yates and former National Intelligence Director James Clapper testified before the United States Congress and answered questions surrounding the personal relations and termination of Former National Security Advisor, Michael Flynn. Flynn resign...

    Sally Yates, during her confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee to be Deputy Attorney General at the U.S. Department of Justice. March 24, 2015. Photo by Diego M. Radzinschi/THE NATIONAL LAW JOURNAL.

    Diego M. Radzinschi

  • Fraternity pledge dies during hazing

    Fraternity pledge dies during hazing

    Jade Langlois, Staff Writer

    May 15, 2017

    Investigators say that a nineteen year old man named Tim Piazza tumbled down a flight of stairs at the Beta Theta Pi frat house, Penn State, on February 2, 2017, and languished in pain as nobody tried to help him. Piazza had been drinking heavily that night while being hazed and was suffering from m...

    cbsnews.com

A students informs his classmates about community service opportunities

A students informs his classmates about community service opportunities

Stephen Torres, Editor

Last year Naugatuck Board of Education made it official that a new graduation requirement would be required of all students by the time they are seniors. This requirement tasked students with completing at least twenty...

May 23, 2017No Comments

A teacher discusses her AHA moments

Carol Ann Gladstone, Mrs. Dymond, Nadage Beausejour, and Jillian Ginty

A teacher discusses her AHA moments

Carol Ann Gladstone, Staff Writer

The students at Naugatuck High School know they’re in good hands when English teacher, Mrs. Dymond, is on their schedule for English or Journalism. She has a good work ethic, great personality, and always shows that she cares...

May 18, 2017No Comments

Code Black drill can be used as a learning experience

Code Black drill can be used as a learning experience

Jillian Ginty and Stephen Torres

April 26th, 2017, Naugatuck High School had planned to have their annual Code Black lockdown drill-- until what was meant to be a drill turned into reality. The drill was scheduled to happen at 10:40 AM; however, the indi...

May 15, 2017No Comments

NHS celebrates National Decision Day

Samantha Sbat

Seniors Robert Spino, Tyler Suarez, and Eric Cruz

NHS celebrates National Decision Day

Samantha Sbat, Editor

Last Thursday, May 4, 2017, Naugatuck High School celebrated National Decision Day. The class of 2017 were encouraged to wear the college/university they will be attending this coming fall. Seniors were also encouraged to...

May 15, 2017No Comments

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The Brazilian national soccer team is held to a powerful standard

The Brazilian national soccer team is held to a powerful standard

Pedro DeSouza, Senior Reporter

For as long as soccer has been around, the Brazilian culture has always been a very dominant one. They have played a key role in the sport’s success and popularity worldwide. However, throughout these recent years the ...

April 25, 2017No Comments

Who will be the MVP?

Who will be the MVP?

Matt Polek, Staff Writer

On June 26 the wait will be over. The 2017 NBA MVP will be announced by Commissioner Adam Silver. Many say James Harden will take home the hardware, some think Kawhi Leonard will get it, some even think LeBron James deserve...

April 19, 2017No Comments

The Raiders move to Vegas

The Raiders move to Vegas

Matt Polek, Staff Writer

From 1960 to 1982 the Raiders were located in Oakland, they then moved to Los Angeles until 1995 and then they moved back to Oakland and have called that home for the past 22 years. However, starting in the 2018 season the...

April 7, 20171 Comment

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Thirteen reasons why and why not

Thirteen reasons why and why not

Sollange Pinto, Staff Writer

13 Reasons Why is originally a novel by Jay Asher, which turned into a Netflix sensation co-produced by Disney star Selena Gomez about a traumatic back story of the suicide of Hannah Baker a high scho...

May 17, 2017No Comments

Democrats and Republicans reach mutual agreement to shoot the American public in the foot instead of each other

May 12, 2017

“Yeah, This Sucks,” Says Local Optimist

“Yeah, This Sucks,” Says Local Optimist

May 8, 2017

“13 Reasons Why” and its morality are questioned

“13 Reasons Why” and its morality are questioned

April 25, 2017

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President Trump has earned a D.

President Trump has earned a D.

Christian Nanadoum, Staff Writer

On Saturday, April 26, President Trump will have been in Office for one-hundred days. The “first one-hundred days” milestone was first marked by the legislative agen...

May 8, 2017No Comments

The Supreme Court nomination process intensifies

The Supreme Court nomination process intensifies

Christian Nanadoum, Staff Writer

In January of 2017, President Donald Trump announced his Supreme Court nominee, Judge Neil Gorsuch of the Tenth Circuit Appeals Court in Denver, Colorado to claim the vacant po...

April 17, 2017No Comments

Rachel Maddow releases Trump tax returns

Rachel Maddow releases Trump tax returns

March 27, 2017

Controversial new healthcare bill faces challenges in Congress

Controversial new healthcare bill faces challenges in Congress

March 27, 2017

Women’s Marches largest ever recorded

Women’s Marches largest ever recorded

February 23, 2017

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