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The Mirror

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Senior basketball player Mya-Lee Jackson
Love of game provides drive for Jackson in senior season
Robert Richardson, Staff Writer • November 20, 2022

Senior Mya-Lee went from not knowing what a basketball was in fourth grade to...

Last year, then-freshman Joy Cantu works on a drill with the wrestling team. Now she will be helping other girls launch their own team.
Girls prepare for first season with own wrestling team
November 20, 2022

The addition of girls wrestling as a sport had been rumored heavily up until...

Quarterback Jaylen Thomas
QB Thomas steers the Pirates into postseason
Omarion Thomas, Staff Writer • October 27, 2022

Senior Jaylen Thomas is getting his time in the spotlight and he is making...

Roche picks next direction: University of Missouri
Roche picks next direction: University of Missouri
Mya-Lee Jackson, Staff Writer • October 17, 2022

The football team is looking to stay consistent throughout the rest of the season...

Vaping Tank
Vaping cases on the rise
Destiny Givens & Taylor Washington, Staff Writers • November 12, 2022

The country is facing a new epidemic as the use of vaping is rapidly increasing. A...

Dont waste your vote -- deadline to register is next Tuesday
Don't waste your vote -- deadline to register is next Tuesday
Diamond Jackson, Staff Writer • October 7, 2022

Senior Kai Anderson is excited to have the chance to vote in the upcoming...

Hip-Hop stars shine in October
Hip-Hop stars shine in October
Kenyon Brown, Staff Writer • November 5, 2022

With the month of October ending and November approaching you can recap and say that the spooky month of October was a great month in the hip-hop industry. Some of the biggest...

MHS Thespians put on the drama 1984 this weekend. Sundays final performance is at 2 p.m..
Students bring drama of 1984 to life
Essence Johnson, Staff Writer • October 31, 2022
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Teacher challenges himself with ultimate 50-mile run
Teacher challenges himself with ultimate 50-mile run
Jaden Steward, Staff Writer • November 16, 2022

COVID-19 sent the entire world into a lockdown in the spring of 2020. Everyone...

True Crime provides entertainment for some, pain for others
True Crime provides entertainment for some, pain for others
Autumn Griffin, Staff Writer • November 16, 2022

The genre of true crime has been trending and affecting others in many ways....

Free speech proves costly
Kenyon Brown, Staff Writer • November 20, 2022

As some of you may not know the topic in the sports and music world as of late...

It's OK that Kayne was canceled
Diamond Jackson, Staff Writer • November 20, 2022

Kanye West should be canceled because his actions have shown countless of times...