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Big Ben to Fall Silent for Maintenance

June 22, 2016 by


Big Ben will fall silent after 157 years. Situated in London, Big Ben was built 157 years ago and now is in need of refurbishment. The renovations will cost £29. The Elizabeth Tower, the tower that houses Big Ben, will also have renovations done. The tower was renamed the Elizabeth Tower in 2012 in honor […]

Random Profile: Joselyn Torres

June 21, 2016 by


Joselyn Torres is a new student at Fleetwood Area High School. She moved here around early last January from New York. Torres is a sophomore. Torres plays basketball at Fleetwood. This is her first year actually playing basketball.  She says she doesn’t love it but tries her. “She is totally relaxed and confident when playing […]

Random Profile: Max Vogel

June 20, 2016 by


           Max Vogel has lived in Fleetwood since he moved from Bucks County when he was four-years-old.            Vogel’s dream job is becoming a veterinarian, and that is what he will be pursuing in the fall of 2016 at Clemson University in South Carolina. Considering that his favorite place to be is […]

Olympic Games Set to Begin 5 August amid Concerns

June 17, 2016 by


The 2016 Summer Olympics are set to be held in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, in just three months. Once the games begin on 5 August, the state of the Olympics will be held under a microscope and will have to stand up to scrutiny. Much like the 2014 Winter Olympics that took place in Sochi, […]

Makeup Tips And Tricks for the Health-Conscious Fashionista

June 16, 2016 by


Makeup has alternated through the years. Women and even men are starting to wear more makeup. The effects of makeup can damage skin. Picking different products can be challenging. Lipstick can be used as a striking look, but it also causes lips to lose moisture. Applying lip balm before applying lipstick can help keep lips […]

Students Compete in Trig Star Contest

June 15, 2016 by


Recently, math teacher Mrs. Melissa Dunn and her students participated in the Trig Star Contest. The Trig Star Contest is a math test that consists of four problems. Students have one hour to complete the test. The winner is a student who scored the highest. If more than one student has the same score, then […]

Interact Club Adopts a Highway

June 14, 2016 by


Recently, the Interact Club at Fleetwood Area High School adopted a highway. On 30 April, members of the club picked up 25 bags of trash on Fleetwood Road. Adopt a Highway is a national campaign to help clean up litter off the sides of roadways across America. Different organizations are allowed to have their name […]