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Midnights album cover

Taylor Swift’s New Album “Midnights”

Collier Leonard, Writer October 3, 2022

On August, 28th at the 2022 Video Music Awards, Superstar Taylor Swift announced that her new studio album “Midnights” would be released on Friday, October 21st. Taylor posted an image of her wearing...

Hoco Parade 2019

Horns Go to Hollywood!

Wayne Langley, Writer October 3, 2022

Homecoming is the tradition of welcoming back for former and new students to high school. Traditionally there is a Homecoming parade, dance, and of course football game. The Lanier High School Homecoming...

Dr. Wallace (right) and his son (left)

What did Dr. Wallace do this summer?

Cigi Stroud, Sports Editor September 27, 2022

“What did you do this summer?” Is a question frequently asked during the first several weeks of the school year. Most peoples' answers usually consist of the beach trips or cruises they went on. However,...

Photo is of the student parking lot

Lanier’s parking shortage

Ava Bowman, News Editor September 23, 2022

Here at Lanier High School, our student population numbers are growing, and more students are driving to school. As a result all the parking spots are filling up faster, making it harder for students to...

Teacher Shortage

Trinity Vidal, Chief Editor September 13, 2022

As the new school year begins, students start to see so many new faces, whether it’s teachers or faculty. However, what isn’t seen is the struggle it has been to hire these new additions. Since the...

What is MTSS?

Indigo Hollingsworth, Opinions Editor September 13, 2022

Intervention for students is a crucial aspect of a school system. Such as ensuring that students’ social and emotional needs are properly met, identifying and predicting students who may be at risk for...

Gwinnett Implements New Grading Scale

Gwinnett Implements New Grading Scale

Liana Jones, Media Editor September 12, 2022

Most people remember the grading scale going A(90-100), B(80-89), C(70-79), D(60-69), and F(0-59). However, the county has changed it. Why would they change it? Could it benefit us? For the 2022 - 2023...

An A is an A: Why all grades should be able to exempt finals

Kristopher Woodley, Opinions Staff Writer May 10, 2022

Let’s be honest, if you have an A in any of your classes, that shows that you understand the material for that class. Taking the final exam serves no purpose, especially in the case if you fail that...

GCPS gets a new chairwoman

GCPS gets a new chairwoman

Lydia Lunceford, Opinions Staff Writer May 10, 2022

As of Thursday, January 20th, a new GCPS Chairwoman was elected. Her name is Tarece Johnson, or Dr. Tarece, and she represents all or portions of the Berkmar, Discovery, Duluth, Meadowcreek, and Norcross...

Worst dressed at this year’s Met Gala

Worst dressed at this year’s Met Gala

Zoe Zagotti, Sports Editor May 10, 2022

The Met Gala, a huge event in the fashion industry, is one of the most exclusive and elaborate parties that anyone could be invited to. Held at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, the gala is used...

Are we going extinct?

Victoria Rojas, Photography May 10, 2022

Earth has lived through five extinctions: Ordovician-Silurian Extinction, Devonian Extinction, Permian-Triassic Extinction, Triassic-Jurassic Extinction, and the Cretaceous-Tertiary Extinction. Volcanoes,...

Why students should get mental health days

Indigo Hollingsworth, Opinions Staff Writer May 10, 2022

A ‘mental health day’ is a designated day to take a break from one’s occupation or schoolwork, in order to prioritize mental health. Despite having many benefits, on the school level, students who...