Common Ground

What Is HCLC?

Devon Abner, Reporter

March 27, 2015

Do you need a quiet, individual learning experience? Well, I might have a place for you! Have you ever heard of HCLC? This is alternative way for people who are challenged in a normal classroom to learn or access their education....

Al-Jazeera Journalists On Trial

Kianna Haskin, Editor Student Editor-in-chief

March 27, 2015

"The three journalists, who worked for the Qatar-based Al-Jazeera's English-language channel, were arrested in December 2013 and accused of being part of a terrorist group and airing falsified footage intended to damage Egyptian...

A Restaurant Review of Arvad’s Grill & Pub

Dakota Metayer, Reporter

March 18, 2015

Arvad's Grill & Pub closed it's doors and covered it's windows and renovated. According to, Jeffrey Larkin, the owner of Arvad’s, says the pub closed because it needed “more than just a coat of paint; the...

American Sniper Movie Review

Dakota Metayer, Reporter

March 17, 2015

American Sniper is an action packed war film based on the autobiography about Chris Kyle (April 8, 1974 -- February 2, 2013). While serving, he was known as “the most lethal sniper in U.S military history.” The film keeps ...

Crossbow Legalization

Alex Gaudette, Reporter

March 17, 2015

Vermont is pushing to legalize crossbows for any age. The Vermont Fish and Wildlife Board wants to make the use of crossbows during the fall archery deer hunting season open to anyone, hoping to lure more hunters by making shooting easier...

Beyonce (Left) & Rihanna (Right) at Grammys

Grammy Recap

March 13, 2015

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