Category: FEATURE

Douglas junior joins Macy’s Day Parade

Douglas junior joins Macy’s Day Parade

What’s more American than baseball, hotdogs, and apple pie? Thanksgiving, turkey and the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade! If you were watching the parade this year, you might have caught a glimpse of Stoneman Douglas’s Robbie Flory locking in a beat as part of the Macy’s Great […]

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Douglas senior makes Army All-American Band

Douglas senior makes Army All-American Band

Williams Paek wanted to be part of a tradition – a tradition of musical excellence and marching mastery, a tradition that only allows 125 high school musicians from across the U.S. to join each year, a tradition that Douglas High School’s Band program has been […]

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Samantha setting up for

Samantha’s Library promotes literacy among children

Samantha’s Library, a sanctioned non-profit organization created by junior Samantha Schneid, works to increase literacy rates among children by raising money in order to buy and collect books. “Right now we’re in our initial stages of the organization” Schneid said.  “Our immediate goal right now […]

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(Photo Gallery) Eagle Regiment Places 2nd in the FMBC State Finals on November 21, 2015

(Photo Gallery) Eagle Regiment Places 2nd in the FMBC State Finals on November 21, 2015

After months of dedication, discipline, and hard work, our very own Eagle Regiment proudly placed second out of nineteen class 5A bands competing in the FMBC State Finals this Saturday, November 21, 2015. [Best_Wordpress_Gallery id=”15″ gal_title=”Eagle Regiment Places 2nd at FMBC Finals 2015″]

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Douglas's Mu Alpha Theta chapter, sitting side by side with past awards

Clubs At MSD

ANIME CLUB Headed by Ashley Kurth, Douglas’ Anime Club meets every Friday in room 512 immediately after school. The club is open to all students that seek to learn more about their passion for anime. ASIAN CLUB The Asian Club is advised by Mrs. Simmons in […]

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Not My Daughter, a race for a cure

Not My Daughter, a race for a cure

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. For the Sparrow family, this means banding together to raise money to help find a cure for this terrible disease that has claimed the lives of millions. Kristen Sparrow is a 12th grader and her sister Erica is a 10th grader […]

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Caw Caw Book Club

Caw Caw Book Club

The Caw Caw Book Club: It’s a new year and a new book club! Mrs. Falkowski and Mrs. Haneski, the leaders of the MSD book club, have started off this year with a whole new set of books and plans for increasing the excitement. “The […]

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Balancing High School

Balancing High School

High school is a balancing act for most teenagers. But what happens when you add in a bunch of AP classes, marching band two-four nights a week, and attending football games while still keeping it all together? This is the life of senior Lia Groulx almost every […]

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Throwing Music Back A Decade

Throwing Music Back A Decade

This year includes the ten year anniversary of many people’s favorite childhood songs. These include “Hips Don’t Lie,” “How to Save a Life,” “Gold Digger,” “Candy Shop” and “Pon de Replay.” “Hips Don’t Lie,” by Colombian sing-songwriter Shakira, was written in 2005 and features rapper Wyclef […]

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5 Quick and Easy Halloween Costumes

5 Quick and Easy Halloween Costumes

Halloween is just around the corner, so if you’re one of those people who waits until the last minute to find a costume to where then here’s a few quick diy (do it yourself) costume ideas for you. 1. Rosie the Riveter  Feminist icon, Rosie […]

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