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‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’: Good but not out of this world (Review)

‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’: Good but not out of this world (Review)

Admir Durakovic, A&E Writer

January 3, 2018


Filed under A&E, Movies, Reviews

WARNING: spoilers ahead The latest addition to the Star Wars franchise may actually leave you laughing more than on the edge of your seat. Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi is the second movie in the new sequel trilogy. The highly anticipated film was released on December 15, 2017. Continuing fro...

Failed romance leads to success for Maroon 5 (Review)

Failed romance leads to success for Maroon 5 (Review)

Maddison Young, A&E Junior Editor

December 21, 2017


Filed under A&E, Music, Reviews

Maroon 5 knows what's "Best 4 U" as their new album shows. Red Pill Blues, Maroon 5’s new album, shows the theme of failed romance rather consistently throughout the whole album and is also very relevant in their previous albums as well. It is a 15-song album which lasts a little over an hour ...

Countdown to Christmas: Movie Contest

Countdown to Christmas: Movie Contest

Releigh Norrell, A&E Writer

December 18, 2017


Filed under A&E, Contests, Movies, Showcase

Friday: Harry and Marv break into a house on Christmas Eve in which movie? Put your name and your movie title guess in the comment section below for a chance to win a festive holiday treat jar!   Monday: Who likes a little spaghetti with his sugar? Answer: Buddy the elf from the movi...

YouTube Rewind: The shape of disappointment (Review)

YouTube Rewind: The shape of disappointment (Review)

Carol Etzel, A&E Editor

December 15, 2017


Filed under A&E, Reviews

This year's YouTube Rewind, despite being a splash of brightly colored slime and a message of unity, was overall a disappointment. Since 2010, YouTube has released an annual video in December that highlights the significant pop culture events of the year and features many famous YouTubers with successful...

A Slice of Carlisle: George’s Pizza and Subs (Review)

A Slice of Carlisle: George’s Pizza and Subs (Review)

Releigh Norrell, A&E Writer

December 11, 2017


Filed under A&E, Restaurants, Reviews

The perfect place to meet up with old friends for lunch, George’s Pizza and Subs is located in downtown Carlisle at 121 West High street. As soon as we walked in the door we were greeted with a warm welcome.  You can tell by the feels of the restaurant that it is an old family-owned business.  T...

Binge-worthy shows to watch over break

Binge-worthy shows to watch over break

Maddison Young, Junior Editor of A&E

November 22, 2017


Filed under A&E, Reviews, Television

Everyone loves Thanksgiving break, especially since we don't have to come to school. With the time that isn't spent with your family, you might find yourself wondering what you could do. Here is some good news for you. Below is a list of TV shows to watch in your down time this break.  Each episode...

Smith gets emotional, again (Review)

Smith gets emotional, again (Review)

JT Kuhn, A&E Writer

November 14, 2017


Filed under A&E, Music, Reviews

Sam Smith's new album The Thrill of It All lights up the music industry, showcasesing many different types of music. There is slow melancholy music that is intended to get the listener “in their feels” as they listen, which is similar to the songs “Too Good at Goodbye” and “Scars.” A...

Are you ‘Ready for It?’: Taylor Swift’s ‘Reputation’ (Review)

Are you ‘Ready for It?’: Taylor Swift’s ‘Reputation’ (Review)

Treston Johnson, Perspectives Writer

November 10, 2017


Filed under A&E, Reviews, Showcase

She’s five feet-eleven inches, has a net worth of $280 million, and is the sixth most followed user on Instagram – this artist’s “Reputation” is much higher than her unordinary height, but is it something she can hold on to? Taylor Swift’s newly released album “Reputation” is out “…Ready...

Hiking into fall: trails of Carlisle

Hiking into fall: trails of Carlisle

Releigh Norrell, A&E Writer

October 30, 2017


Filed under A&E, Places, Reviews

Hiking can be a wonderful way to stay active and enjoy the beautiful views our area has to offer. If you're looking for something to do this fall, check out one of these hiking trails in the Carlisle area. Hawk Watch: Hawk Watch is a beautiful place to hike during the fall season because you can see t...

‘Melodrama’ brings out emotions and tops the charts (Review)

‘Melodrama’ brings out emotions and tops the charts (Review)

JT Kuhn, A&E Writer

October 29, 2017


Filed under A&E, Music, Reviews

Melodrama by Lorde is mainly a slow pop album with a melancholy tone.  It has a background beat and keyboard in almost all of the songs. Some songs, like "Liability (reprise)," are very slow and on the more depressing spectrum of things. Other songs, like "Perfect Places," has a very excited b...

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