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Students lead week of worship with The Pursuit

Students enjoy their Chick-Fil-A with their small groups

By Tori Newsome and Henley Johnson

January 14, 2019

The Pursuit is a student-led week of worship, in which upperclassmen are advisors to the underclassman. This year, different seniors shared their testimonies to their peers by sharing videos on the projector. The purpose of this was to show fellow students how seniors felt God has worked in their li...

The silver screen vs. the home screen: where to watch

The silver screen vs. the home screen: where to watch

By Ainsley O'Quinn, Staff Writer

October 3, 2018

              With the growing popularity of Netflix movies, some people may begin to wonder what impact they will have on traditional box office movies.   In the past few months, Netflix has been releasing more and more original movies with over 50 coming out this month. Some of their newe...

TV Review: Watch out for “Queer Eye”

TV Review: Watch out for

By Anna Stack, Records Manager

October 2, 2018

Over a decade after the original series went off the air, the new reboot of Queer Eye for the Straight Guy, now shortened to Queer Eye, has become one of the most popular shows on Netflix. The original show aired from 2003-2007, featuring mainly straight men from New York City that were nominated by friend...

Enlightenment Now paints an optimistic future for humanity

Enlightenment Now paints an optimistic future for humanity

By Payne Bell, Graphics Editor

October 1, 2018

We see news of mass shootings more and more often. Thus, rates of violence must be increasing. The world’s wealthy are growing exponentially richer, leaving everyone else in the dust of their poor, miserable existences. We are constantly on the brink of a catastrophic war. Not so, actually. Steven Pinker, a ...

The Incredibles 2 will hopefully continue first movie’s legacy

The Incredibles 2 will hopefully continue first movie’s legacy

By Tynes Carroll

April 24, 2018

After fourteen long years, your favorite childhood Pixar movie is set to return to the big screen in June of this year. Who didn’t grow up without seeing The Incredibles, a Disney Pixar children’s film filled with action, humor, and suspense? The Incredibles 2 is set to focus on Elastigirl, Helen...

Clay, Trap & Skeet Club

Clay, Trap & Skeet Club

By Will Fletcher

April 23, 2018

One of the newer clubs at Prep is the Clay, Trap, & Skeet team. For those unfamiliar with these terms, it is a type of shooting team. Known previously as the Gun & Bow club, the name was changed this year and various different activities and events were added. The Clay, Trap, & Skeet team...

Ready Player One is another great Spielberg film

Ready Player One is another great Spielberg film

By James Threadgill

April 23, 2018

On Thursday, March 29, director Steven Spielberg released Ready Player One, a film version of the bestselling book by Ernest Cline. The main attraction of Ready Player One is the nostalgia from the many pop culture references like Back to the Future (1985), Rubiks Cubes (1974), Duke Nukem (1991), and Sp...

Prep students set sail on a new voyage

Prep students set sail on a new voyage

By Stewart McCullough

April 13, 2018

Prep added an outdoors activity this past winter for students to enjoy - sailing. The Sailing Club is focused on giving students the chance to sail, something that most kids would never be able to do. Over the past three months, students have learned many skills necessary for sailing, some include: hois...

New things are brewing in Brandon

New things are brewing in Brandon

By Maclain Kennedy

January 19, 2018

Brandon, Mississippi, might not sound like it has much to offer residents. However, in the heart of downtown, just up the road from the city jail and across the street from one of the several “bail bonds,” you will find a row of developing shops. Among those shops is East Brandon Coffee Factory, or E...

Unknown and underrated local restaurants

Unknown and underrated local restaurants

By Sarah Avery Huffman

January 19, 2018

Blue Rooster (Flora) Blue Rooster is small restaurant located in Flora. While the menu has a variety of items, their main attraction is their burgers. They have a selection of burgers to choose from, as well as being able to create custom burger from their variety of choices. Even though it is far out,...

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