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Students prepare for Homecoming

Students prepare for Homecoming

Mackenzie Hatton, Staff Writer

October 19, 2017


Filed under A&E, Around the School, Showcase

Homecoming, once again, is right around the corner and everyone is racing to get ready. Dresses, makeup and hair are just a few of the preparations students have to line up before the big night. After the dance being postponed because of Hurricane Irma, it is now set to this Saturday, Oct. 21. Jolee...

Halloween Events in Tampa

Halloween Events in Tampa

Alanna Felton, A&E Editor

October 18, 2017


Filed under A&E, In the Community, News

October has just begun, and while the weather in Tampa may not yet resemble anything vaguely autumnal, Halloween is just around the corner. There are lots of fun, Halloween-related events in Tampa for Robinson students to take advantage of, some of which are free. Howl-O-Scream Howl-O-Scream is Busch Garden'...

The Future of Outdoor Concerts

The Future of Outdoor Concerts

Jules Whitaker, Staff Writer

October 17, 2017


Filed under A&E, Across the Globe, News, Perspectives, Showcase

Similar to how 9/11 forced America to improve airport security, the Vegas Shooting has forced future outdoor concerts to make changes to their security plans in order to protect concert-goers. On October 1, 2017, the largest U.S. mass shooting in modern history took place at a concert in Las ...

A visit from Jason Vorhees on Friday the 13th

A visit from Jason Vorhees on Friday the 13th

Amelia Foster, Staff Writer

October 13, 2017


Filed under A&E

Jason Vorhees, the masked killer of the Friday the 13th series, has become a horror movie icon. You can't go through the spooky season without seeing a little kid in a hockey mask wielding a bloody machete. Friday the 13th is here. You can feel it in the chill of the wind, in the crunch of the leaves....

Hot New Fall Book Releases

Hot New Fall Book Releases

Alanna Felton, A&E Editor

September 20, 2017


Filed under A&E, Showcase

Fall is a busy time for book releases, and a lot of Young Adult books that people have been buzzing about all summer will finally be hitting shelves soon. Here are some of the most talked about upcoming YA releases. Warcross by Marie Lu Lu has already achieved bestseller status with her Legend a...

Inkwood Books Changing Locations

Alanna Felton, A&E editor

August 24, 2017


Filed under A&E, In the Community

  After 26 years at their Armenia Avenue store, Inkwood Books is moving locations. "The landlords decided to sell the property so Inkwood needed to look for a new home," owner Stefani Beddingfield said. The aforementioned new home is in Tampa Heights, an up-and-coming neighborhood located...

Is Disney Ending Their Netflix Deal a Good Decision?

Amelia Foster

August 23, 2017


Filed under A&E, Perspectives

Netflix asking me if I'm still here after binge watching shows for hours on end is a common occurrence, especially when I'm procrastinating doing my homework. Since Netflix has 93.8 million customers, chances are it has happened to you too. To me, the best things to watch on Netflix are Disney movi...

Puth dazzles, Mendes disappoints at concert

Puth dazzles, Mendes disappoints at concert

Anna Thomas, Editor-in-Chief

July 27, 2017


Filed under A&E, Showcase

Thousands of teenage girls scrambled to find their seats as the lights dimmed in Amalie Arena Tuesday night. Whispers and giggles filled the room as the crowd awaited the opening act for Shawn Mendes’s Illuminate World Tour. Charlie Puth, a 25 year old pop singer, strolled onto the stage in a plain,...

Vacation Reads

Vacation Reads

Alanna Felton, A & E editor

May 10, 2017


Filed under A&E

Looking for that riveting novel to take with you on your summer getaway? Here are some of my top recommendations for fun vacation reads, perfect for an afternoon spent soaking up sunshine at the beach or lounging by the pool. Sorcery and Cecelia by Caroline Stevermer and Patricia C. Wrede Sorcery and Cecelia ...

’13 Reasons Why’ is the newest Netflix hit

Michelle Aros, A&E Staff Writer

April 14, 2017


Filed under A&E

I heard many students and friends talking about this new show, 13 Reasons Why, on Netflix. It was the first time I've ever heard it mentioned before. I didn't know there was a book or a show until I noticed the topic arise in my classes as well. So, I decided to take a gander at this myself and soon fo...

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