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Seniors Owe Thanks to Parents, Teachers, Friends

May 25, 2011 by

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As the 2010-2011 school year dwindles to its final days, it is a natural time for reflection—reflection upon our faults and failures, achievements and accomplishments, and any forthcoming improvements that may be necessary in our lives. However, for the senior class of Fleetwood, these reflections cover more than just this past year; they cover the […]

Tornadoes Stir Up Trouble in Southern U.S.

May 24, 2011 by

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On April 29th, 2011, the deadliest tornado outbreak in nearly forty years took place in the southern region of the United States. Almost 300 people from six different states were killed bythese deadly tornadoes. Out of all six states, Alabama was by far the deadliest, tallying 210 deaths. The next day, President Barack Obama signed a […]

Houp Uses E-Publishing to Introduce Thomas the Gnome

May 24, 2011 by

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If you want a good love story that has mythological characters but isn’t a traditional fairy tale, here’s one that you may want to look up: “The Tale of Thomas and the Leaf. The author may shock you slightly when you find out that it is Fleetwood’s very own Zachary Steven Houp. The story is […]

Is Your iPhone Stalking You?

May 23, 2011 by

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Do you have an iPhone? Do you have a 3-G iPad? Did you know these devices actually track your locations by storing data? Weeks ago, this problem was brought to the public’s attention by two researchers who were studying the latest version of Apple’s mobile operating system. The tracking file is hidden, so, if you […]

“Asking Alexandria” Album a Worthy Successor

May 23, 2011 by

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The new Asking Alexandria album “Reckless and Relentless” was released on April 5th, 2011. This CD is the follow-up to their amazing album “Stand Up and Scream,” which certainly held true to their aggressive sound. Their new work definitely takes a lyrically dark approach. —Not that it’s a bad thing, but you can point out […]

Fleetwood in No Need of Food Revolution, Says Woodall

May 20, 2011 by

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Bringing up the topic of school lunches makes some people cringe. Many students really don’t even give school lunches a chance, mainly because they would say that the lunches served are not exactly healthy. But nowadays American are confronted with the harsh accusations of Jamie Oliver’s television program “The Food Revolution.” The whole show is […]

FAHS Blood Drive Helps Those in Need

May 20, 2011 by

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On Wednesday May 4th, from 7:15 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., the Fleetwood Area High School hosted a district-wide blood drive in the high school auditorium. The blood that was taken went to the blood supplier Miller Keystone, and each unit donated has the potential to save three lives. Giving blood can have many beneficial components to it; […]