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Summoning Snow

Summoning Snow

Rose Johnson, Staff

February 8, 2016


Filed under Lifestyle

As students go about their typical school week, the possibility of a snow day is right around the corner. This week, we are expecting a few inches of snow, but to ensure this, students across the East Coast look to superstition to confirm their wishes. These superstitions begin simple, but build in silliness....

Holiday Recipes: White Chocolate Macadamia Dream Cookies

Holiday Recipes: White Chocolate Macadamia Dream Cookies

Savannah Collins, Staff

November 22, 2015


Filed under Lifestyle

This holiday season The Shield will be featuring a series of recipes for your holiday dinners. The recipes will be featured weekly. Ingredients List: 2 sticks salted butter 2 large eggs 3/4 cup sugar 3/4 cup brown sugar 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1/2 teaspoon almond extract 1 teaspoo...

12 Days of Waiting

Daria Ross and Samantha Maygers

December 16, 2014


Filed under Lifestyle, Video

        Season’s greetings, seniors! Most of those college applications have already been completed and sent in, but what is there to do now? Christmas break can be a waiting game full of wondering when the acceptance letter from that ONE college will come in the mail. The waiting game can b...

Faculty Feast

Faculty Feast

Daria Ross, Editor

November 25, 2014


Filed under Lifestyle

Ms. Ness' Yummy, Fantastic Grilled Bacon Wrapped Turkey Breast Ingredients: ¾ fresh bread crumbs ½+ low-sodium chicken broth 1 tbsp. garlic, finely chopped 2 tsp. fresh rosemary, finely chopped 2 tsp. fresh oregano, finely chopped 1 tsp. lemon zest, finely grated ½ tsp....

Busted Blockbuster

Daria Ross

October 16, 2014


Filed under Lifestyle

This summer was the worst for movies since 1997. Summer is normally a big income season for the film industry because children are out of school and people want to escape the grueling summer heat. Summer movies usually average around $3.9 billion but ticket sales have declined by 11% this year. As cited...

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