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A Timeless Musical Classic

A Timeless Musical Classic

by Jilli Grace Asa   The Prowl News

Life has thrown a lot of curveballs at us this year like the coronavirus pandemic, deaths of beloved celebrities such as Kobe, Chadwick Boseman, Naya Rivera, Alex Trebek, and many more. Most importantly, it shut down the world of theater. Many theater nerds were out of the joy of watching shows while actors are out of jobs. While the Broadway shut down has been extended yet again until June or July of 2021,

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By Amy Wright on November 18, 2020

Holiday Magic

Holiday Magic

by Ally Thompson  The Prowl News

Throughout the holiday season, shoppers will come across decorated donation boxes in almost any store. Due to COVID-19, members of Crown Club (an all female community service program) were unsure if it would be possible to collect donated toys for their annual Christmas toy drive. On Sunday, November 8th, Crown Club members came together and decorated cardboard boxes to distribute throughout the town.

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By Amy Wright on November 18, 2020

Grey’s Anatomy Premiere Shocker (Spoiler Alert)

Grey’s Anatomy Premiere Shocker (Spoiler Alert)

by Mary Grace Black   The Prowl News

Grey’s Anatomy was in the middle of filming its 16th season in March when the coronavirus forced production to close.  Eight months later, the Thursday night primetime drama made its highly anticipated return.  The night began with a one-hour crossover event with Station 19.  Then, the two hour premiere began.  

The premiere centered around the coronavirus. 

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By Amy Wright on November 18, 2020

How to be There: A 4 Step Guide

How to be There: A 4 Step Guide

by Emma Kate Wright  The Prowl News 

 

2020 has brought many to their breaking point.  It often seems all hope is lost. From a divided country, rioting over injustice, or the proclaimed “pandemic,” this is a confusing time and overwhelming time for many. New technology and media depicts and defines our country with an even more negative connotation than before. 

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By Amy Wright on October 29, 2020

Covid Precautions

Covid Precautions

by Sam Parker  The Prowl News

     “Pull your masks up.” I bet you’ve heard that before, if not several times everyday. This has become the new normal at Amory High School and it’s not showing any signs of changing anytime soon.

     The new school year has brought many new processes along with it. The school has mandated that masks must be worn during the school day at all times except for the allotted time for lunch.

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By Amy Wright on October 29, 2020

Among Us: Everything You Need to Know About the Game Taking the World by Storm

Among Us: Everything You Need to Know About the Game Taking the World by Storm

by Mary Grace Black  The Prowl News

Unless you have been living under a rock, then you have heard about the new wildly popular multiplayer game, Among Us.  Among Us is a 4 to 10 person game that can be played online with strangers or with your friends.  Among Us has quite a few similarities to the card game,

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By Amy Wright on October 29, 2020

The Effects of Covid-19 on a Beloved Holiday

The Effects of Covid-19 on a Beloved Holiday

by Jilli Grace Asa  The Prowl News

The month of October brings a lot of fun events to America: fall, pumpkin spice everything, leaves changing, and most importantly Halloween. Many Americans love Halloween because of the spookiness, candy, and especially trick or treating. However, as we know, this year brought around a ton of changes, one of which is a global pandemic that hit the US hard at the end of March.

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By Amy Wright on October 29, 2020

COVID-19 Affects Amory High School

COVID-19 Affects Amory High School

by Yen Nhi Nguyen  The Prowl News

COVID-19 shifts the balance of normality within Amory High School students and staff members. Due to the current circumstances, traditional students along with the school’s staff are required to wear a mask while they are on campus regardless of whether they are in the building or outside on school grounds. At the end of class, students need to wipe their desks/tables down in order to maintain a higher status of safety for not only themselves but also for other students and teachers.

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By Amy Wright on October 29, 2020

The Importance of Mental Health 

The Importance of Mental Health

By Ruby Laird  The Prowl News

When life starts getting stressful, complicated, or not what you expect nor want, do you ever wish you could take a magic wand and say “bibbidi-bobbidi-boo” and it would make everything in your life easier? I wish that it happened that way if so, I would use my magic wand for everything, especially during this pandemic. Many people have developed anxiety,

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By Amy Wright on October 26, 2020

Your Attitude Affects Everyone

Your Attitude Affects Everyone

By Taylor Brown  The Prowl News

What makes you a good student?  Is it your effort in class, participation, being smart, or having good grades?  Think about something that has an effect not only on yourself but others also.  Your attitude can have the greatest effect on those around you, making it a large part of why you may or may not be considered a “good student.”

Being a good student doesn’t necessarily just mean having good grades or getting to class on time. 

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By Amy Wright on October 25, 2020