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[Brief] Women’s JV volleyball team defeats Monarch

The women’s junior varsity volleyball team defeated Monarch High School on Sept. 26 at an away game. MSD won the best of three games by winning the first two. They claimed victory against their rival with scores of 25-22 and 25-14. The crowd wore clashing colors in support of their team, MSD wore white and Monarch wore black. “Despite the large […]

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The 89th Academy Awards were given on February 26, 2017.

The 2017 Oscar Awards

The 89th annual Academy Awards were presented on Feb. 26. The event consisted of great laughs from the wonderful host, Jimmy Kimmel, as he filled the stage with political comedy and other jokes. The film “La La Land” was tied as the most nominated movie with fourteen nominations, it got as high as “The Titanic” and “All About Eve.” In […]

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The 'Hidden Figures' movie poster displaying the main actresses Janelle Monáe, Taraji P. Henson, and Octavia Spencer

‘Hidden Figures’ will find itself an Oscar

  John Glenn’s successful Friendship 7 launch portrayed the role of African American women in the brilliant film, ‘Hidden Figures’. It premiered on Dec., 26 2015 and its box office has reached 127.5 million United States dollars. Based on the book “Hidden Figures:  The Untold Story of the African American Women Who Helped Win the Space Race” by author Morgot […]

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‘Passengers’ shoots for the stars and reaches them

‘Passengers’ shoots for the stars and reaches them

The cinema has added, yet again, another wonderful film giving viewers a great experience. “Passengers” premiered on Dec. 21, 2016 in theaters worldwide earning a box office total of $14.8 million on premier night and a current box office total of $183.2 million worldwide. The movie consists of many twists and turns and the main actors, Chris Pratt and Jennifer Lawrence, performed […]

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Drama takes ‘Horse Girls’ to States

Drama takes ‘Horse Girls’ to States

Districts for Marjory Stonemason Douglas High School’s Drama Club took place on Dec. 2 and were a huge success. The dark comedy “Horse Girls” by Jenny Rachel Weiner was  performed by MSD seven drama students, seniors Taylor Fish, Theresa Prather, Melanie Webber and Avery Cooper; junior Sophie Whitney; sophomore Dylan Redshaw and freshman Eve Cohen. They portrayed seven pre-teen girls who love horses and create […]

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After getting accepted to FSU, senior Gillian Marton puts on Seminole spirited clothing to celebrate.

Broward County leads state FSU acceptances; MSD seniors celebrate acceptances

On Dec. 8, MSD seniors anxiously awaited to hear if they were accepted to Florida State University. Before 7:00 p.m. that night, all prospective students were informed the status of their application. Later, it was revealed that Broward County led state in FSU acceptances.  According to FSU materials, of the 29,828 students who applied to FSU this year, only 56 percent of them were […]

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Picture was taken the first year the school was opened in 1992.

MSD’s campus changes since inaugural year

Before cell phones were a necessity and teachers would text students all the homework and class information, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School had a very different look and feel than it does now. 1.  Smaller student body In MSD’s inaugural year there were 2,000 less students than there are currently. The 1200 and 1300 buildings were not built yet because […]

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HOSA Club Profile

HOSA Club Profile

HOSA, which stands for Health Occupations Students of America, is a club centered around science medicine and aims to ingrain leadership skills into students interested in Health Science Education. Both club president Jordan Frengut and vice president Raychel Edeslsberg hope to have a successful year, as well as bring awareness to the club. “It is my third year participating as […]

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