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BLACK PANTHER PACKING THEATERS NATIONWIDE 

BLACK PANTHER PACKING THEATERS NATIONWIDE 

Allyson Heard, Editor-in-Chief

February 28, 2018

Marvel has another hit. Whether it’s the intriguing characters, exciting soundtrack, or thought-provoking scenes, Marvel's Black Panther, directed by Ryan Coogler, is a must-see for superhero fans.   Starting where Captain America: Civil War leaves off, Black Panther follows T'Challa (Chadwick Boseman) who returns home to the technologicall...

SADIE HAWKIN’S DANCE DAZZLES WITH IMPRESSIVE LIGHT DISPLAY

SADIE HAWKIN’S DANCE DAZZLES WITH IMPRESSIVE LIGHT DISPLAY

Meagan Hoffman, Editor

February 26, 2018

  Nearly 400 students gathered in the Craig Paine theater lobby to dance the night away at the 2018 Sadie Hawkin’s dance. The dance was held from 7-10 p.m. on February 9 and featured a new entrance, amazing decorations, and a top-notch DJ. Instead of walking through the first set of glass...

ALICE SYSTEM PREPARES BHS FOR THREATS

ALICE SYSTEM PREPARES BHS FOR THREATS

Amelia O'Brien, Head Editor

February 26, 2018

In light of recent threatening events taking place across the country, Ms. Gary introduced the ALICE system, a new way of countering attacks and minimizing casualties, in a special announcement on Tuesday, February 10.  The new system is a change to the previous "lockdown only" system and has been proven more effective. ALICE is an acronym for...

WINTER CARNIVAL SET FOR MARCH 2ND

WINTER CARNIVAL SET FOR MARCH 2ND

Emily Gordon, Reporter

February 23, 2018

Do the winter blues have you down? Come out and support the National Honor Society's annual Winter Carnival in the Bill Pensyl Gymnasium on Friday, March 2 from 6:30-9 p.m. for a pick-me-up. You will experience an overload of carnival games including Soccer shoot, Balloon Dart Toss, Wifflemania, 'Pie...

LEARN CAPTURES LIFE THROUGH LENS

LEARN CAPTURES LIFE THROUGH LENS

Meagan Hoffman, Editor

February 23, 2018

Bangor High School junior Kyle Learn has distinguished himself as a popular amateur photographer and videographer. Learn recently earned the honor of being retweeted by the Slater Athletics Twitter account for his impressive basketball highlight videos published on YouTube and Twitter. “I thought...

VALENTINES DEALS TO CELEBRATE

VALENTINES DEALS TO CELEBRATE

Devin Dancho, Reporter

February 22, 2018

February 14th. Valentine’s Day. A twenty billion dollar scam. That’s right, you heard me. It’s a scam. Shelves are packed to the max with pink, red, and white. Teddy bears. Chocolate. Jewelry. Decorations. Everyone is out on romantic dates — and you? You’re alone. Isolated. Depressed. Probably...

BASS TO STUDY CUSTOMIZATION AND POWER SPORT

BASS TO STUDY CUSTOMIZATION AND POWER SPORT

Gabby Zeeman, Editor

February 22, 2018

Whether she is shooting hoops for the Slaters or refurbishing vehicles, junior Eboni Bass achieves her goals one step at a time.   Bass's love for cars was sparked by her father, grandfather, and a love of art.   "My dad and grandfather always motivated me to be a better version of myself in an...

SASCHA GUTIERREZ TO STUDY CRIMINOLOGY

SASCHA GUTIERREZ TO STUDY CRIMINOLOGY

Gabby Zeeman, Editor

February 20, 2018

Dedicated Slater Sascha Gutierrez excels within various clubs – Aevidum, National Honor Society, and Senior Class Cabinet – and has earned the Widener leadership award. Gutierrez hopes to study criminology in college. To stay involved, Gutierrez continues to be an active member of Aevidum where...

HOROSCOPES: VALENTINE’S DAY

HOROSCOPES: VALENTINE’S DAY

Carlin Williams, Resident Mystic

February 15, 2018

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SLATER SHOWDOWN A CHANCE TO GAIN CLASH OF CLASSES POINTS

Montana Cassaro, Reporter

February 14, 2018

Student Government Association will host the Slater Showdown in the Craig Paine Theatre during fourth and fifth blocks on February 15.  Students will gather for this first Clash of the Classes competition of the new semester with hope of gaining coveted points for the highly sought-after end-of-...

EAGLES FANS TAKE TO THE STREETS OF PHILLY 

EAGLES FANS TAKE TO THE STREETS OF PHILLY 

Allyson Heard, Editor-in-Chief

February 14, 2018

Philadelphia Eagles super fans Hunter Kish and Brandon Harrison spent their snow day in the streets of Philadelphia to celebrate the Eagles Super Bowl win on Thursday, February 7.  Leaving their houses at 5:30 a.m., Kish and Harrison were determined to get front row seats to see their heroes o...

SLATER SENIORS GOING COLLEGIATE

SLATER SENIORS GOING COLLEGIATE

Allyson Heard, Editor-in-Chief

February 13, 2018

Meghan Barone- Centenary College, basketball     Major: Sports marketing     “Centenary University was just what I was looking for. I liked the size of the campus, size of the classes, how friendly everyone was, and when I went to visit with the basketball coach there, she made me feel li...

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