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Pressing Promposals

Pressing Promposals

Riley Moore, Staff Writer

March 15, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment Articles

The idea of prom has been romanticized in movies and television shows throughout the decades. The typical American cliché idealizes a night of dressing up and going out with friends, but now due to the popularity of “promposals,” the expectations of prom have become extreme. A Dallas student from 2001 is credited for the first promposal after he asked his date to prom over the school’s loudspeaker. “Our generation loves doing it bigger and better,” a student representative...

Music thrives at THS

Music thrives at THS

Rachel Chase, Staff Writer

March 6, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Arts & Entertainment Articles

Recently, several THS students participated in District Orchestra, PMEA Honors Band, PMEA District Band, County Band, Country Choir and PMEA District Chorus. All of these events are based on paper applications and auditions. Students apply and are chosen by the event host. All of these events are open to...

Holiday Haggling

Riley Moore, Staff Writer

February 28, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Everyone gets excited while counting down the minutes until holiday break. At the beginning of the school year, students tirelessly wait for the traditional holidays like Thanksgiving, Christmas, and Easter. However, it’s a rare occasion for anyone to look forward to holidays like French Toast Day ...

Don’t Play with Ouija Boards by Madison Finfrock

Don’t Play with Ouija Boards by Madison Finfrock

Krista Lebar, Entertainment Editor

February 5, 2019


Filed under Kreative Korner, Uncategorized

Madison  Finfrock, junior at Trinity High School, painted this representation of what could happen when people play with ouija boards. Finfrock has been painting and drawing since seventh grade. She created this piece by first sketching, and then used water colors to add a mysterious effect. She said...

Bandersnatch vs Twilight Zone, which is the greatest?

McKenna Hoffman, Staff Writer

February 4, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment Articles

As an aspiring video game programmer and an avid novel reader, Stefan Butler, played by Fionn Whitehead, takes on the challenge of creating the very first “choose your own adventure” video game based off of his favorite novel “Bandersnatch.”  Obsession takes control of his life, and he would do ab...

“Vacker Katastrof” (Beautiful Disaster) by Chelsea Johns

“Vacker Katastrof” (Beautiful Disaster) by Chelsea Johns

Krista Lebar, Entertainment Editor

January 17, 2019


Filed under Kreative Korner

Chelsea Johns, sophomore at Trinity High School, painted this picture titled "Vacker Katastrof," which means "Beautiful Disaster" in Swedish. She has been painting for 6 years, and does not plan to stop anytime soon. Aside from participating in the school musicals, her favorite hobbies are painting and...

New school dance lights up THS

New school dance lights up THS

Maria Cimino, Co-Editor-in-Chief

January 15, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment Articles

This year, Trinity High School will be hosting an additional dance for the student body. Joining formal and prom will be the “Glow Dance.” The Glow Dance will be held on Saturday, January 19, 2019, in the auxiliary gym. The dance will run from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m with doors opening at 6:45 p.m....

Bird Box’s ratings blast off, becomes one of Netflix’s greatest hits

McKenna Hoffman, Staff Writer

January 15, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment Articles

In a post-apocalyptic world filled with monsters who prompt anyone who looks at them to take their own life, Malorie, played by Sandra Bullock, and her two children face a dangerous challenge of reaching the only known safe haven all while being blindfolded.   The movie “Bird Box” was released on Dec...

“Queen of Air and Darkness” makes a royal entrance

“Queen of Air and Darkness” makes a royal entrance

Maria Cimino, Co-Editor-in-Chief

December 17, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment Articles

For the last year and a half, fantasy novel fanatics have been waiting with bated breath for the final installment of “The Dark Artifices” series by Cassandra Clare to hit the bookstores. On Tuesday, December 4, Queen of Air and Darkness was published, adding to the 50 million copies of her other ...

“Power of the Tower” by Tiffany Xiao

“Power of the Tower” by Tiffany Xiao

December 17, 2018


Filed under Kreative Korner

Tiffany Xiao, sophomore at Trinity High School, took this picture titled "Power of the Tower" on her iPhone 7. Xiao has been taking pictures for two years now. She is in the Photo I class, and photography is one of her favorite hobbies. This picture means something to her because it was from a summer...

Top 10 activities to participate in over Christmas break

Morgan Kafana, Feature Editor

December 17, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment Articles

Ice skating Baking cookies Building and decorating gingerbread houses Getting together with friends Having a movie marathon                                                                                                     ...

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