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Finding Motivation

Reilly Nance, Staff Reporter

March 21, 2019

     With the last quarter of school beginning and the thoughts of summer on our minds, it can be easy to let our grades drop and motivation dwindle. It can be hard to remain focused on schoolwork when the year is coming to...

During the Fourth Quarter Flu

Dailey Jackson, Staff Reporter

March 14, 2019

     With the dreaded third quarter finally coming to a close, the fourth and final quarter of this year has arrived. Though this may be a joyous moment for some, particularly to the antsy seniors who are ready to spread th...

Scoring Poorly is Not the End

Tara Shear, Staff Reporter

February 27, 2019

     Recently, many Bishop Kenny students were either delighted or deeply saddened and frustrated when the February ACT scores came out on Wednesday. A huge congratulations to all those who reached their desired score ou...

iPad or Notepad?

Rachel Lechwar, Staff Reporter

January 10, 2019

    At Kenny, students do not think twice before opening up notability for class notes. The app provides organization by classes and the opportunity to type or handwrite notes. Why sift through papers of scrawled writing ...

Two Worlds That Should Not Collide

Rita Albert, Staff Reporter

January 10, 2019

WARNING: Spoilers Ahead           The entertainment industry has many television shows and movies that are amazing, however, as of late, there is a specific idea within some of the movies or television shows th...

Troye Sivan Concert

Mary Shoemaker, Staff Reporter

November 14, 2018

        South African singer Troye Sivan held a concert at the Daily’s Place Amphitheater on Wednesday September 26. His opening acts were singer songwriter Leland and Kim Petras. Read More »...

Less Means More

Reilly Nance, Staff Reporter

September 26, 2018

Ways digital photos have lost meaning      In today’s day and age it’s easy to snap hundreds of photos without even fully thinking about it. People will now look at a photo, decide they don’t look good enough, then q...

It’s The Greatest Show, Man!

April 20, 2018

Barnum biopic proudly presents diversity as virtue Emily Willis | Opinion Editor      A hush fills the room as the lights dim, casting the theatre in darkness. A black and white Twentieth Century Fox logo covers the screen a...

The Greatest Dissapointment

Tarte Shape Tape foundation shocked the world. Julia Rodriguez, Features Editor

February 7, 2018

    Tarte recently released a new foundation line. With brands like Fenty Beauty releasing foundation lines with 40 shades or more, one would think other brands would begin to do the same. Photo by : Lauren Levinson | Reporter of...

Is it Just a Knee?

November 29, 2017

Soldiers fight and die for your freedom, the least you can do is stand for our anthem. Sydney Ibera| Contributing Writer Is it just a knee? Is it just a simple knee that you’re putting down to the ground. No, no it’s not. ...

Ways to Prep Your Skin for Winter Weather

November 29, 2017

How to prepare your skin for the onslaught of cold weather Julia Rodriguez | Staff Reporter   Treating your skin right can be tricky in the Florida heat of the summer. Once the heat and humidity goes away, the winter c...

Shaking Selfish Service

Emily Willis, Staff Reporter

October 12, 2017

Are you serving for the right reasons? At their most basic interpretation, 25 service hours is a box that students need to check off before graduation. Some students jump at the opportunity while others loathe the chore. The ...

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