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Cobra Kai returns for another season of action

Cobra Kai returns for another season of action

Omarion Thomas, Staff Writer October 2, 2022

The Netflix series Cobra Kai, which just debuted Season 5, is filled with action and drama. It will keep you on the edge of your seat wondering what will happen next with twists and turns in every episode. The...

Freshman Eliza Cheatham practices the piano in the orchestra room during her lunch hour.

Freshman pianist uses skills to teach others

Jaden Steward, Staff Writer September 19, 2022

Merrillville High School is home to many talented students. From sports to the arts, there are bundles of creativity and talent radiating from each student in this school. One student in particular is...

Museum offers a new approach to viewing Van Gogh masterpieces

Museum offers a new approach to viewing Van Gogh masterpieces

Noah Molenda, Staff Writer June 3, 2022

If you’re looking for a beautiful experience to go on with friends, family, significant others, or by yourself, the Immersive Van Gogh Exhibit in Chicago is the perfect place for you. This beautiful...

Cover art from Kendrick Lamars new release.

Kendrick Lamar deals with accountability on new release

Robert Richardson, Staff Writer May 31, 2022

Kendrick Lamar recently released his highly anticipated 11th studio album Mr. Morale & the Big Steppers. Lamar has presented us with his first double album with a total of 18 songs, nine on each album.  With...

Precious Moore writes her songs in a special notebook.

MHS students showcase their creative talents as songwriters

Kyleigh Seay, Staff Writer May 30, 2022

Beginning her music career at the age of 7 Precious Moore, a junior at MHS, creates original music to help captivate her feelings. “Primarily, I make ‘sad’ music,” Moore said. Writing is my...

Students take the lead in bringing one act plays to life

Students take the lead in bringing one act plays to life

Noah Molenda, Staff Writer May 25, 2022

Whether you’re in the mood for comedy or drama, there’s something for everyone at this year’s One Act Festival production. “The one act festival is an annual production that is put on by...

Moonknight delves into deep psychological territory

Moonknight delves into deep psychological territory

Savannah Cantrell, Staff Writer May 23, 2022

(Warning: This article contains spoilers if you have not seen “Moon Knight”)    “Moon Knight” is the most recent Marvel short series to air on Disney+. Oscar Isaac, starring in multiple...

You dont have to be a Marvel expert to enjoy Dr. Strange

You don’t have to be a Marvel expert to enjoy Dr. Strange

Andronakis Clay, Staff Writer May 23, 2022

Starting with an interdimensional battle between a monster and Dr. Strange, a strange girl seems to need protecting. Right before the outcome of this fight is decided, it is revealed that it is a dream...

Tubi app unlocks hidden gems

Tubi app unlocks hidden gems

Sabina Messiah, Staff Writer May 18, 2022

Using the app Tubi, you can find any hidden movie or tv show that you may find appealing. I discovered some eye-catching sci-fi/horror movies, Pandorum and Cube, both of which contain such spectacular...

After the slap, Will Smith has a long road back

Andronakis Clay, Staff Writer April 13, 2022

In an audience full of millions of people both virtually and physically, there are only so many ways to present yourself.  It’s only natural to feel nervous at such a monumental event, especially the...

Return of Batman has some fans excited, others skeptical

Return of Batman has some fans excited, others skeptical

Tina Higgins, Staff Writer March 3, 2022

The Cape Crusader of Gotham’s CIty is back again in theaters; this time with a new cast, starring Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne/Batman and Zoe Kratiz as Selina Kyle/ Catwoman. This movie is set in...

Super Bowl ads make big impression

Super Bowl ads make big impression

Kyleigh Seay, Staff Writer February 17, 2022

With the Super Bowl weekend just ending between the Los Angeles Ram and the Cincinnati Bengals some of the best plays were performed off the field. The average 30 second commercial ad for the year of 2022...

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