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The Student News Site of Ocean Lakes High School

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A picture features the field where Super Bowl 57 was played. Kansas City Chiefs beat the Philadelphia Eagles 38-35. Kansas City would then follow the next year with another Super Bowl victory in Super Bowl 58 over the San Francisco 49ers 25-22 beginning the Kansas City Chief dynasty. (NFL Super Bowl LVII & Golf Experiences/Your Golf Travel/CC BY-NC-ND 4.0)
Chiefs dynasty arrives in fashion
Jamison Gutierrez, Staff Writer • February 15, 2024

With three seconds left in overtime of Super Bowl 58, Kansas City Chiefs quarterback (QB) Patrick Mahomes, hikes the ball three yards away from the San Francisco 49ers’ endzone. He rolls to the right...

Forensic team prepares for regionals during One Lunch on Jan. 18, 2024. Isabella Ragasa practices her speech with fellow members, Sophia Tanenggee, Arjun Padiyar, and Sarah Kosovsky.
The act of communication wavers for younger generations
Nitza Lawler, Staff Writer • February 21, 2024

Communication skills proceed to falter in this day and age. People struggle with speaking and need to learn how to improve but do not know how. “One way to be a better...

Seniors Landen Hoover and Gavin Keller, sit in 2A study block on their phones. Photo taken on Jan. 25, 2024.
Social media ruins people’s behavior
Anna Daubenspeck, Staff Writer • February 11, 2024

People eat Tide pods, shovel spoonfuls of cinnamon into their mouths and dump buckets of ice onto themselves because social media manipulates people to try harmful trends and share unsavory comments. While social media acts as an outlet for self-expression,...

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The team smiles after a dive meet on Jan. 12, 2024. Bottom left to right: Maggie Sokalzuk and MaKenna McGrath. Top left to right: Dylan Bennington and Patrick Kinser. Photo used with permission from David Bostic.
Reviving the rare Olympic sport of diving at Ocean Lakes
Mihika Sakharpe, Design Editor • February 26, 2024

Rule #1: Be as powerful as a swimmer and as strong as a wrestler.  Rule #2: Be free and open to experimentation.  Rule #3: Be unafraid to jump and flip in midair,...

Junior Austin Crew runs off the diamond as the inning changes on Aug. 27, 2023. Photo used with permission from Kaci Tellefsen.
Crew barrels to VMI
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Junior Lindsay Meadows races in the 1600-meter run at The VA Showcase on Jan. 12, 2024, in the Virginia Beach Sports Center. Photo used with permission from Dan Loughlin.
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January 15, 2024
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Regal Theater in Strawbridge Marketplace shows Bob Marley: One Love on Feb. 24, 2024
Theaters give their One Love for Marley
Larissa Almendras, Staff Writer • February 26, 2024

On Feb. 15, 2024, journalism went to the theaters to see "Bob Marley: One Love" directed by Reinaldo Marcus Green.  The movie highlights Marley while he makes "Exodus" in...

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