The Pony Express

Opinion: Uno wrong for declaring stacking rule illegal

Nadia Sumlar, Staff Writer

May 14, 2019

Do you remember those great times in Uno when you have the power to make someone draw eight, 12, 16, maybe even 20 cards? Well, according to Uno, Inc., it’s apparently illegal to stack. For those who do not know what stacking...

Assange overstayed his welcome, but it’s Ecuador’s fault

Laine Crabb, Staff Writer

April 14, 2019

I was very surprised that WikiLeaks co-founder Julian Assange was kicked out of the Ecuadorian Embassy in London earlier this month. He was a guest of Ecuador for seven years, and was a terrible one. Gross and obnoxious, Assange...

Analysis: The Patriots reign continues

Laine Crabb, Staff Writer

February 8, 2019

On Feb. 3, the New England Patriots brought home their sixth title since quarterback Tom Brady started calling the shots in 2001. However, it was the defense, not Brady, that led the Patriots to their 13-3 win over the Los Angeles...

Opinion: Measure of success not one-size-fits-all

Emily Merz, Editor-in-Chief

December 11, 2018

How do we measure success? Is it based on money or popularity? Is it where someone goes to college? Is it having the highest ranking job? Biggest family? Everyone’s definition of success is different, so how can we say someone...

Opinion: And the winner is…

Peyton Thornburg, Foundations of Journalism

May 9, 2018

This year’s NBA playoffs are heating up. As we head into the conference finals, now seems more appropriate than ever to look at which teams will advance to play for the championship. The Lebron James-led Cleveland Cavaliers...

Top 10 tips to survive high school

Sherrice Wright, Editor-in-Chief

August 7, 2017

Whether this is your first time roaming the halls of Center Hill or you’re a senior itching to leave these halls behind, it’s the beginning of another year of high school. With this year being my last, I feel that it’s important...

Opinion: This is what I believe

Connor Hutto, Staff Writer

February 14, 2017

If you were to go to an art museum, flash photography would be and is prohibited. Why? Because it is known to be able to take a toll on the art work. This external stimuli is so powerful, so true, that it can physically alter...

Opinion: Where I live and what I live for

Mary Catherine Miller, Staff Writer

February 1, 2017

Popularity. It's something that Hollywood is known to over dramatize, but are the movies all that different from reality? What determines someone’s popularity? In most places it’s whether or not your parents have money, you...