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Dye Eggs the Natural Way

April 10, 2017 by


Before egg dye and food coloring existed, people would paint their eggs naturally. They would use materials such as onion skins or peelings from beets and apples. Doing this naturally gives the eggs a more exotic and natural look, rather than dipping them in color or painting them with cotton swabs. Susan Shelly wrote an […]

Halloween Traditions Revealed

October 30, 2015 by


Halloween is a time for putting on costumes and going door-to-door for candy, as well as a time of witches, ghosts, and goblins. Some conservative Christians debate whether or not we should celebrate it because many think people are celebrating evil things. How did Halloween traditions start? Why do we dress up and knock on random peoples’ […]

Normil Named Prom Prince

June 3, 2015 by


Kerby Normil was nominated for Prom Prince this year for Fleetwood’s prom. The students pick the top five students to run for their class, and he was one of them. Kerby is nineteen and attends Fleetwood Area High School. He was not even planning to go to prom. Because Kerby was not planning on going to […]

FBLA Recruits for Next School Year

May 28, 2015 by


FBLA is recruiting new members for next school year. If you want to save $5.00 on your dues, you must sign up before 9 June. If you help recruit five new members, your dues are free. FBLA is a nonprofit educational association for students who are interested in learning more about the free enterprise system. […]

Journalism and Art Awards Presented

May 14, 2015 by


On 22 April 2015, there was an awards ceremony honoring those who excel in Journalism and Art. Mrs. Diane Chisdak, Artifact Magazine Adviser, gave the Artifact Editor’s Award. The Artifact Editor’s Award is given to the student(s) each year who, with their hard work and dedication, have made a major contribution to the creation of […]

Berks Jazz Fest Celebrates 25 Years

April 23, 2015 by


The annual Berks Jazz Fest is presented by The Berks Arts Council, located in Reading, PA. Their mission is to cultivate, promote, and support the arts in the community. This year is the twenty-fifth anniversary of the Berks Jazz Fest. The Jazz Fest takes place from 10 April to 19 April. This includes Jazz, bebop, blues, funk, […]

Spring Into The New Fashion Season

April 15, 2015 by


Every year, there are new fashion trends that change with the season. This year, denim is really in style. Anything denim is considered stylish, especially denim jackets. Denim jackets that are muscle-cut or worn with a shirt underneath are in style too. Pastel colors are trending too, especially “a rainbow of soft springtime shades.  You […]