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Star Wars and the Power of Costume arrives in St. Pete

Star Wars and the Power of Costume arrives in St. Pete

Alanna Felton, A&E Editor

December 12, 2017


Filed under A&E, In the Community

From black and white Stormtrooper armor, to C-3PO's chrome-plated suit, to Princess Leia's hairbuns, the costumes of Star Wars are some of the most recognizable looks in film history. Now these iconic costumes are just a thirty minute drive away, on display at the Saint Petersburg Museum of Fine Art...

Mixed feelings for Turtles All The Way Down

Mixed feelings for Turtles All The Way Down

Morgan Brazier, Staff Writer

December 11, 2017


Filed under A&E

New York Times bestselling author John Green released Turtles All the Way Down, his first novel in five years, since his extremely successful The Fault in Our Stars, in October. There was an enormous amount of hype surrounding the release of Turtles, and it is sure to be on many teens' wishlists...

NBT wows Robinson students

NBT wows Robinson students

Macey Hatton, Staff Writer

December 10, 2017


Filed under A&E, In the Community

This past weekend, over twenty different bands performed at 97X's Next Big Thing (NBT), a two day music festival at the Midflorida Credit Union Amphitheater. Many students from Robinson attended, and were very impressed. On the first day of the concert, The Aces, The Arkells, Magic Giant, X Ambassadors,...

Marching band prepares for annual holiday parade

Nicole Perdigon, Staff Writer

December 9, 2017


Filed under A&E, News

It is Friday night, and you are tangled in a mess of Christmas lights and tinsel. You string it along your instrument precisely, preparing for the day to come. This is how Robinson band member Mariah Wilson ('18) spends her Friday night, preparing for the annual Snow On 7th parade. "When I'm marching,...

Smash or dash? Smash Burger restaurant review

Smash or dash? Smash Burger restaurant review

Nathalie Monroy, Staff Writer

December 4, 2017


Filed under A&E

Smashburger is one of the most talked about of the many new, and might I say much needed, restaurants at the plaza on South Dale Mabry. This new burger joint offers a variety of burgers, including the Classic Smash and the Avocado Club. These burgers are comprised of fresh, never frozen meat that...

GooGoo for GaGa

GooGoo for GaGa

Abigail Meyer, Staff Writer

December 3, 2017


Filed under A&E

As the clock counted down the arena got darker and darker, fans screeching with excitement as they waited for Lady Gaga to come on stage. When the clock got to one minute the screen went blank and everyone looked around the arena, confused and impatient. The clock on the screen came back on and the crowd...

Christmas movie marathon is coming to town

Kenzie Hatton, Staff Writer

December 2, 2017


Filed under A&E, Around the School, Showcase

Now that December is here, it is finally time to get in the holiday spirit. Whether it's listening to Christmas carols on repeat or decorating your tree with lights and ornaments, you better start now since Christmas is less than a month away. Another fun way to start celebrating early is to grab some...

The best books to get as gifts this holiday season

The best books to get as gifts this holiday season

Alanna Felton, A&E Editor

December 2, 2017


Filed under A&E, Showcase

The holiday season is fast approaching, and soon it will be time to start thinking about selecting gifts for your family and friends. Here are four new young adult novels from this year that are sure to please the bookworms in your life. The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas The Hate U Give is an extremely p...

How to make red velvet cookies

How to make red velvet cookies

Amelia Foster, Staff Writer

December 1, 2017


Filed under A&E, Blogs

 RHSToday.com is excited to introduce the new blog, Baking with Amelia. This blog will discuss the making and baking of many new sweet treats and the aftermath of the project. This first segment includes a colorful twist on a common cookie. Cookies are always a treat, and making red velvet white ch...

Thanksgiving: Expectation vs. Reality

Emersyn Brown, Staffer

November 16, 2017


Filed under A&E

Everybody sets expectations for Thanksgiving dinners. Whether it's about the conversations that will occur or food served, we all expect Thanksgiving to go one way. But the reality is, we almost always end up having the exact opposite of what we expected to happen. Expectation: Telling your family funn...

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