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Dangers of Steroids

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What are anabolic steroids? Steroids are steroidal androgens that include natural androgens like testosterone as well as synthetic substances that make your muscles grow. When taking these, they increase protein within cells, especially in skeletal muscles. People who abuse anabolic steroids usually take them orally or inject them into the muscles. These doses may be 10 to […]

Preparing for AP tests

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High school kids are getting more and more pressure to take college credit courses. However, these college courses usually require an AP test to be taken at the end of the year. The scoring is a 1 through 5 scoring system. The goal is to score at least a 3 to be accepted by colleges. […]

Harmful Effects of the Sun

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Mr. Sun, Sun, Mr. Golden Sun please shine down on me. Many people are ready for warm weather and the sunshine! The picture above is of a sun that reminds us of how warm the sun is, but we have to remember the harmful effects of the sun. The sun can expose your skin to […]

Graduation Party Planning

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Planning for a graduation party can be very time consuming and stressful. However, if you take some time to lay out a plan of action, it can cut down on unnecessary time spent and headaches. When planning a graduation party, it is important to start with making a guest list. From there you will know […]

Athletic Superstitions

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As we watch the big stars play sports on TV, we are easily impressed with their skills that they have. You might have wondered how they prepared for those big games and if they have any superstitions. A famous Swedish tennis player, Bjö rn Borg, had a superstition of growing a beard and wearing the […]

Holy Week…Easter Sunday

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He has Risen! Easter is a day to rejoice! After 40 long days, it is finally Easter Sunday! Easter is a day that many Christians celebrate. The picture above is of a statue of Jesus in the St. Mary’s church, which reminds Christians to give rejoicing to him. Easter is a day to attend mass […]

Holy Thursday

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The end of Lent culminates with Holy Week. This year, Holy Week begins on April 9th and ends on April 16th. The week includes Palm Sunday, Holy Monday and Tuesday, Spy Wednesday, Holy Thursday, Good Friday, Holy Saturday, and Easter Sunday. I am going to talk about Holy Thursday, also known as Maundy Thursday. This […]

Palm Sunday

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Do you remember looking forward to the special day in the Church where you receive palms? What do those palms actually mean? Palm Sunday is an event in the Church that commemorates Jesus’ entrance into Jerusalem. This is always celebrated on the Sunday before Easter Sunday. In many Christian Churches, worship services include a procession […]

Track Season is Here!

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It’s finally the start of track season! The Junior High track practices began on Monday, March 6th. The High School boys started a week before, and the High School girls began on Thursday, March 9th. Athletes from all over the county’s schools are prepared to start conditioning and getting ready for their first meets. On […]

Throwback TV… Hogan’s Heroes

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Not many people in today’s youth are familiar with older TV shows, although some teachers and parents are sure to remember plenty. One of these shows that many will most likely remember is Hogan’s Heroes. Hogan’s Heroes ran on CBS from 1965-1971, going through 6 seasons. The show was about a prisoner of war camp in Germany […]

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