Calling vs texting

Taylor Rowland, Staff Writer

October 11, 2010

Filed under Features, Student Life

In our technological society today everyone is always on their cell phone.  Anyone who is anyone has a cell phone and is always on it.  Walking down the hallway you see people on their phone, driving in their car, working out...the...

Southwest Airlines takes over AirTran

Tyler Higbee, Staff Writer

October 1, 2010

Filed under Features

     September 27, 2010 was a day the air would change forever.  On Monday, Southwest Airlines agreed to buy AirTran Airlines for $1.4 billion.      Before the deal was final, Southwest Airlines carried the most passengers...

Spreading the peace

Erin Cole, Sports Editor

October 1, 2010

Filed under Features, Student Life

  ELHS is participating in the annual Peace Week sponsored by the Principal’s Multicultural Committee. The week began Monday, September 27 and just ended October 1. With many reminders and activities, PMAC brought peace...

Rainy days aren’t always boring

Imran Ahmed, Web editor

September 27, 2010

Filed under Features

     What is it about rainy days that get people so excited? Absolutely nothing!  For those who are always just staring out that window thinking that there is pretty much nothing to do, think again.  Just because In fact...

Radio overkill

Danae Zimmer, Features Editor

September 27, 2010

Filed under Features

      Since its popularity began to grow in the 1920s, radio has played a crucial role in American pop culture. There’s no denying the incredible impact it has on song popularity, whether it be good or bad.     ...

Are you harming your skin?

Marisa Palumbo, Staff Writer

September 27, 2010

Filed under Features

     When tanning beds started to become more popular, there was a lot of talk about how it was harmful to your body, and worse than actual sunlight.  There haven’t been many more studies than there were a few years ago,...

Drowsy driving can be a nightmare

Ally Jackovics, News Editor

September 27, 2010

Filed under Features, Top Stories

                Driving is a task that requires all senses to be completely alert, and any deviation can result in a fatal accident. Many crashes are associated with drunk driving, but "drowsy driving" accidents...

Apple does it again

Garrett Lemery, Staff Writer

September 27, 2010

Filed under Features

     Finally, an iPod Touch with a camera. Wait a second, not only a camera on the back but the front too? This was the phrase that astounded millions on Wednesday, September 1 when Steve Jobs put his genius to work once again...

Middle to high school

Lindsey Yearwood, Staff Writer

September 27, 2010

Filed under Features

     Most of us know the feeling of going from being the big kid on campus back to the babyof the school. From knowing everything about one school to not knowing where one building isto the next one. It’s like starting all...

If you weren’t a teacher

Cole Krug, Staff Writer

September 27, 2010

Filed under Features, Uncategorized

     From rock stars to insurance salesmen, teachers here at East Lake High School have had some intriguing jobs (and dream jobs) in the past. I focused my search on three distinct teachers for what their lives would be like...

Addicted to your cell phone? It’s possible.

Kaila Schlimm, Staff Writer

September 27, 2010

Filed under Features

     If you have ever hung out with somebody who has an iPhone, you probably have noticed that they are on it 90% of the time. They are either texting, playing games, or on Facebook. What makes every teenager crave them? Maybe...

E & L Gotta Tell

Erin Cole and Lauren West, Sports Editor and Ads Manager

September 27, 2010

Filed under Features

     Student government and senior class presidents, Alison Hassel and Monica Friefeld, both play very important roles for the 2010-2011 school year. Not only are they in charge of the entire student body and graduating class,...

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