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The Injustice Of Rohingya Muslims

The Injustice Of Rohingya Muslims

Farha Khan, Staff Writer

October 30, 2017


Filed under Home, News, Perspectives, Student Life

It's 2017, and we're still dealing with countries executing those whose belief system isn't the same as the State's. Rohingya Muslims are being killed to the point where they are trying so hard to leave and find another place to live.  More than 600,000 of them have fled to Bangladesh to avoid being...

Oh, Ophelia: Global Warming’s Effect on Hurricanes

Oh, Ophelia: Global Warming’s Effect on Hurricanes

Lydia Sundberg, Staff Writer

October 30, 2017


Filed under News, Perspectives

Hurricane Ophelia is the latest storm to strike during this near record-breaking hurricane season. What sets it apart is that it formed in the Eastern Atlantic Ocean and moved its way up towards Ireland, which is rare for powerful storms. What conditions existed to fuel Ophelia enough to cause the eno...

Liability – Lorde

Alex Garner, Layout Team, Staff Writer

October 30, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

When I first listened to Lorde's newest album, "Melodrama," I first glazed over this song.  After listening to it and having time to digest its meaning, it started to make sense. The huskiness of Lorde's voice and the rawness of her lyrics speak to hopelessness and frustrations all teens seem to face....

Bernadette Komenda

October 30, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

Advisor:  In the sixth year with "The Golden Blue". Absolutely enjoy working with the students as a team. We have gone from print to  an online version and now an app(thegoldenblue). Students continue to join the club throughout the year adding  their expertise in news, sports, trending stories...

Text A Tip

Text A Tip

The Golden Blue

October 30, 2017


Filed under News, Student Life

Please ask for help if you or a friend need it.  Help will be on its way in moments. (Editor's Note: People want to listen and help, and they really care.)

High School, High Scores, and The Deathly Comparison Trap

High School, High Scores, and The Deathly Comparison Trap

Jessica Lim, Chief of Layout, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017


Filed under Home, News, Perspectives, Student Life

I am a model student. I am the definition of academic excellence, and I WILL be perfect. Or at least, that's what I was telling myself. What I am about to share is quite personal. But by imparting some of the things that I've learned and the growth that I've experienced both as a student and as a...

Todos a Una

Todos a Una

Riley Doyle, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017


Filed under Home, News, Student Life

On Monday, October 23rd, the year's first general meeting for members of the Spanish National Honor Society was led by the organization's new sponsor, Doctora Gustafson.  Eager to hear about the innovative plans for the school year and route for “la Sociedad," a substantial number of Spanish learning and ...

Music That Transcends Time

Music That Transcends Time

Jessica Lim, Chief of Layout, Staff Writer

October 25, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Home, Perspectives, Student Life

I feel that classical music as a genre is largely overlooked by my generation. To a lot of teens today, it may seem outdated or boring compared to the upbeat trendy music on the radio. Some don't like the sound of it at all, while others are content to leave it as simple background noise while they...

The Mind Controller

The Mind Controller

Kate Hassemer, Staff Writer

October 24, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

In the city of Killen, Alabama is where all things go wrong….from powers in humans to killing one another to being ranked on how powerful you are.  This is causing horrid catastrophe throughout the whole town.   I don't know how much longer I will be able to survive in such a town like this.  ...

20 Sentences for the First 20 Presidents

20 Sentences for the First 20 Presidents

Jack Berens, Co-editor

October 23, 2017


Filed under News

Warren students had President’s Day off school on February 15, 2016. The first twenty presidents comprise roughly the first century of the existence of the United States, but many people forget the significance and existence of many of these presidents! Each president, one through twenty, has a se...

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