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  • What Is: Teacher Jeopardy?

    What Is: Teacher Jeopardy?

    Kallina Sims, Writer

    May 1, 2017

    Jeopardy is an American televised trivia game hosted by Alex Trebeck. The show does an annual special where they select teachers to participate on the show for one week in a series of elimination rounds. Of the 70,000 prospective teachers who took the online test, 3000 called back for auditions, and...

  • Kona Ice

    Kona Ice

    Kallina Sims, Writer

    April 26, 2017

    A snow cone truck came to RHHS so I had a talk with them because they played pretty good songs out of their truck. Francisco and Shane are two friends who love their job at Kona Ice. Francisco says that "Tigers Blood, Bubblegum, Cotton Candy, and Island Orange" are his favorites while Shane says his...

  • Rogers School District Teacher of the Year

    Rogers School District Teacher of the Year

    Marie Bordelon, Writer

    April 19, 2017

    This year's Teacher of the year, Mr. Tom Williams, started teaching in 1977 and has been teaching for 40 years all of which have been spent here in the Rogers school district.  Mr. Williams believes that most of his success as an educator comes from taking the time to get to know each and every one...

  • Living the Early College Experience

    Living the Early College Experience

    Indigo Kroll, Editor

    March 10, 2017

    It's Monday morning, 7:30 AM. Heritage High School has just opened its doors, but Andrea Martinez is already sitting down for her first class. She is one of the handful of juniors who are a part of the Early College Experience (ECE) at NWACC. While her peers prepared for their third year of high school,...

  • Books You Should Read in March

    Books You Should Read in March

    Indigo Kroll, Editor

    March 8, 2017

    We're in the middle of the third quarter; it's getting closer and closer to the end, but that doesn't mean you should give up on reading. If anything, you should read more; it's proven that doing so can decrease stress by 68%. Plus, it makes you smarter. Here is a compilation of new releases, new auth...

An Overview on Climate Change

An Overview on Climate Change

Marie Bordelon

Climate change is the Earth-wide quick temperature increase in Earth's normal surface temperature over the previous century essentially because of the greenhouse gasses that are discharged into the atmosphere....

May 3, 2017No Comments

Jimmy Kimmel’s plea to lawmakers hits home for two HHS teachers

Jimmy Kimmel’s plea to lawmakers hits home for two HHS teachers

May 3, 2017

Changing the Narrative: the Portrayal of Black People in Films

Changing the Narrative: the Portrayal of Black People in Films

May 2, 2017

Festivals are the Best

Festivals are the Best

May 1, 2017

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Heritage Softball Plans to Take State

Heritage Softball Plans to Take State

Mick White

Coach Tiffany Taylor has produced one of the most dominant Heritage athletic programs since its founding in 2008. In just the past 4 years, Coach Taylor has led the War Eagles to the state tournament every year. The lady...

May 11, 2017No Comments

Memphis Grizzlies Head Coach fined $30,000

Memphis Grizzlies Head Coach fined $30,000

April 21, 2017

From Homelessness to NBA Stardom: Jimmy Butler’s Eventful Journey to The NBA

From Homelessness to NBA Stardom: Jimmy Butler’s Eventful Journey to The NBA

April 14, 2017

NBA Finals: A Glance Back at Ray Allen’s Heroic Shot.

April 13, 2017

Softball Final: Heritage 12, Springdale 1

Softball Final: Heritage 12, Springdale 1

March 15, 2017

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“My Family’s Slave”

“My Family’s Slave”

Pricilla Perez

Recently, I stumbled upon a story called "My Family's Slave." The article was published by The Atlantic and written by the late Alex Tizon. Tizon was a Filipino-American known fo...

May 24, 2017No Comments

Top nine Images of Silky Chickens

Top nine Images of Silky Chickens

May 24, 2017

K-pop group BTS makes history at the BBMA’s

K-pop group BTS makes history at the BBMA’s

May 24, 2017

Travis Scott Arrested at the AMP

Travis Scott Arrested at the AMP

May 18, 2017

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Manchester bombing at an Ariana Grande concert

Manchester bombing at an Ariana Grande concert

Monica Sanchez, Writer

On Monday night, May 22nd, a devastating attack occurred at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England. The bomber, identified as 22-year-old Salman Abedi, detonated a bomb when people were leaving...

May 24, 2017No Comments

Another American Citizen is Detained in North Korea

Another American Citizen is Detained in North Korea

May 12, 2017

Flash Flood Claims the Lives of Seven People in NW Arkansas

Flash Flood Claims the Lives of Seven People in NW Arkansas

May 10, 2017

Affordable Care Act Replacement Bill is Passed by the House

Affordable Care Act Replacement Bill is Passed by the House

May 5, 2017

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Anime Cafe: Opening this summer

Anime Cafe: Opening this summer

Monica Sanchez, Writer

Anime is all the rage around the world, so much so that an Anime Cafe is opening in our very own Rogers this summer. This cafe is a bubble tea shop, which is incredible, in...

May 26, 2017No Comments

2016 Graduate Donates Artwork to Alma Mater

2016 Graduate Donates Artwork to Alma Mater

May 22, 2017

Senior Middle School Walk

Senior Middle School Walk

May 12, 2017

Kona Ice

Kona Ice

April 26, 2017

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WESN Podcast for 9/23

WESN Podcast for 9/23

Mick White, Hayden Stout and Kyle Edgeworth talk about Heritage Tennis, Heritage Football, and Razorback Football this week.

September 22, 2016No Comments

WESN for September 9

WESN for September 9

September 9, 2016

WESN September 2nd Podcast

WESN September 2nd Podcast

September 2, 2016

WESN First Podcast

WESN First Podcast

August 24, 2016

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War Eagle Television for September 9th

War Eagle Television for September 9th

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