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Florida Governor Ron DeSantis waves to members of the Florida Legislature during a joint session of lawmakers, Tuesday, January 14, 2020 in Tallahassee.

Ron DeSantis proposes mandatory civics test for graduating seniors

On Dec. 16 2019, during a press conference in Naples, Florida, Gov. Ron DeSantis of Florida announced his new plan to issue a mandatory civics test for all Floridian high school seniors to take. While it is unclear how this new test will be implemented […]

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“After Parkland” documentary debuts at Savor Cinema

“After Parkland” documentary debuts at Savor Cinema

On Wednesday, Jan. 22, the “After Parkland” documentary, directed by Emily Taguchi and Jake Lefferman, debuted at 7:30 p.m at Savor Cinema in Fort Lauderdale. Following this local screening, the film will be playing in theaters nationwide on Wednesday, Feb. 12. “After Parkland” is a […]

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MSD hosts district middle school debate tournament

MSD hosts district middle school debate tournament

On Tuesday, Jan. 14, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School hosted a debate competition for 750 middle school students from Broward County. Teachers and students from approximately 35 schools started arriving shortly after 1 p.m. and were directed to the auditorium. Once they were organized, the […]

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Junior Abel Ossers basks in the spotlight as he accepts the title of Mr. Douglas. 
Photo by Kaleela Rosenthal

LED Dance Club hosts their annual Mr. Douglas pageant

On Wednesday, Jan. 15 at 7 p.m, Marjory Stoneman Douglas’ annual Mr. Douglas male beauty pageant was hosted in the school auditorium. An entrance fee of $5 was charged to attendees in hopes of raising proceeds towards the LED Dance Club. Handheld fan faces of […]

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Voluntary suicide prevention training is given to MSD students

Voluntary suicide prevention training is given to MSD students

Throughout the week of Jan. 13 to Jan. 17, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High students had the opportunity to attend a voluntary suicide prevention training seminar during their personalization classes. The purpose of the seminar was to increase awareness and educate students on the warning signs […]

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City of Parkland hosts Family Fun Fest at Pine Trails Park

City of Parkland hosts Family Fun Fest at Pine Trails Park

From Friday Jan.10 to Sunday Jan. 12, a carnival took place at Pine Trails Park and offered a variety of rides, treats, and activities.  Wristbands were on pre-sale beginning on Thursday, Jan. 2 at 10:00 a.m. at the P-REC and the Tennis Center at Quigley […]

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Colton Welker and Jesús Luzardo hosts the first annual Parkland Youth baseball clinic

Colton Welker and Jesús Luzardo hosts the first annual Parkland Youth baseball clinic

On Saturday, Jan. 11, Colorado Rockies third baseman Colton Welker and Oakland A’s starting pitcher Jesús Luzardo hosted a free baseball clinic at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas baseball field for Parkland Little League players ages 8-12 years old.  Both of the players hosted this event […]

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Juniors Drew Reisner and William Mitchell- winners of the Stock Market Game

Investment Club members win The Stock Market Game

The Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Investment Club was recently recognized as the winner of the Fall 2019 Stock Market Game. Competing against 1498 southern region teams, junior Investment Club members Drew Reisner and William Mitchell worked together to place first, receiving the highest return […]

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Taking on Tallahassee: Teachers rally in state capitol to demand funding for public education

Taking on Tallahassee: Teachers rally in state capitol to demand funding for public education

Reporting by Leni Steinhardt, Dara Rosen, Brianna Fisher, Ava Steil, Zoe Gordon, Fallon Trachtman, Darian Williams, Brianna Jesionowski, Kacie Shatzkamer, Ashley Ferrer, Nadia Murillo, Anisah Steele, Ivy Lam, Lily Singer, Bryan Ngyuen, Matthew Rosenthal and Fenthon Aristhomene. The Eagle EyeMore Posts – Website Follow Me:

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President Donald Trump speaks to the press after video calling members of the Armed Forces on Christmas Eve. Photo By Richard Graulich

President Trump’s impeachment updates

On Dec. 18, 2019 the House of Representatives voted on two articles of impeachment that claim President Donald Trump abused his power and obstructed congress. Regardless of political affiliations, this is a historic event in American history as President Trump is the third President to […]

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