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Why are Blue Light Blocking Glasses Currently Trending?

The craze of 2020, blue light glasses.
November 23, 2020

From Tik Tok to Instagram these glasses seem to be circling the web all around the United States. Teenagers love them. But why exactly are these glasses becoming popular nowadays?   Blue light...

Partying + COVID = NO!

Partying + COVID = NO!
Read the thoughts of GHHS students and alumni on what's
November 13, 2020

During COVID-19, society has been quarantined, socially distanced, and under public lockdown. However, this has not stopped high school and college students from partying, even at the expense of others...

Green Hope Looks to Have A Swim Season in 2020

With tryouts planned for November 23rd Green Hope should be able to hold a swim season.
November 9, 2020

Green Hope Looks to Have A Swim Season in 2020   Due to COVID-19 this year, school sports have been canceled left and right to prevent the virus from spreading. There are few sports that escaped...

The Most Important Year of High School – Junior Year

The Most Important Year of High School - Junior Year
November 9, 2020

The high school year generally disregarded is inarguably the junior year. The junior year is one of those middle years lost between the first year’s anxiety and the enthusiasm and bittersweetness of...

Looking Good on Camera: Junior Suffers Financial Ruin

Looking good for online class is a must in the era of virtual school.
November 9, 2020

  Every morning at 4 AM, Junior Amber Miller wakes up for school. With live school instruction starting at 7:52 AM, she’s running out of time to get ready. While downing a kale smoothie for breakfast,...

How to Plan Foco (Fake-Homecoming) Safely

Seniors celebrating homecoming a little different this year.
November 6, 2020

When I reflect on my first semester of sophomore year last fall, I definitely wouldn’t have predicted the rest of the year I’d spend communicating with my teachers and taking all my tests via laptop....

Learn about the Different Views of Life at Green Hope From Seniors

7 seniors and some of their views of life. 
Readers: You can take this as advice, enlightening information, or just subjective opinions these students have. No need to bash or ridicule them for their entitled opinion.
November 4, 2020

Our different perspectives are something that makes us humans superior to other mammals. We have evolved to the point where we have structured our brains in a way that allows us to branch off from our...

GH Students Feel the Strain of Screen Time

Because of Virtual Academy, many students feel the burden of screentime, increased exhaustion/lethargicness, and longer hours of work.
November 3, 2020

This remote school year has brought along a lot of challenges that students and teachers have had to adapt to, with increased screen time being one of them. It is an unfortunate but inevitable result of...

Returning to School: Where’s the Soap?

As schools reopen, there are concerns that there will be a shortage of bathroom supplies.
October 26, 2020

Hygiene is an important factor in dealing with the Coronavirus pandemic, and as schools reopen many are concerned with how the notoriously unhygienic facilities will cope. WCPSS has committed to installing...

Bully Finds Collecting Lunch Money Much Harder Online

An illustration of a bully picking on someone else.
October 9, 2020

Bullying is nothing new. For ages, these people who oppress others for their own entertainment and betterment have been terrorizing the regular population. In school, the stereotypical bully demands lunch...

Meditation: The Answer to All Your Problems

Meditation is for anyone and everyone!
October 5, 2020

Due to COVID-19, schools across the United States were forced to close down in March earlier this year. Students later returned to school in August, but this time in a fully online environment. With the...

Student Thoughts on the Opening of Green Hope

Student Thoughts on the Opening of Green Hope
October 4, 2020

Just recently, the Wake County Public Schools System announced that high schoolers will not be returning back to school for the rest of the fall semester. This has provided a sigh of relief for many, but...

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