Category: NEWS

Protesters gather to protest against police brutality, supporting the Black Lives Matter Movement, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Photo by Anna Bayuk

Black Lives Matter protests make their way around Broward county following the death of George Floyd

In the past week, the impact of the Black Lives Matter movement became very prevalent in Broward county. Residents from all over the county gathered in Fort Lauderdale, Coral Springs and Sunrise to peacefully protest against police brutality and institutionalized racism.  Recently, a multitude of […]

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At the senior drive-by that took place on Saturday, March 30, MSD DECA President Mandi Jaffe and her brother Harris Jaffe received their graduation stoles and a DECA blanket.

MSD DECA holds a drive-by celebration for their seniors at Pine Trails Park

On Saturday, May 30, DECA seniors from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School were invited to drive by Pine Trails Park to be celebrated by fellow officers and DECA teachers. The event took place at 11 a.m. and required participants to wear masks amid the coronavirus […]

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Malbec Grill, located in Parkland, is one of the many businesses that have reopened their doors during Phase One of the reopening processes. The restaurant is now available for dine-in, curbside pick-up and no-contact delivery. Photo by Delaney Walker

Florida businesses have begun to reopen

On Monday, May 4, amidst the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, Florida began the process of reopening businesses throughout the state. This ruling included all counties except Broward, Miami Dade and Palm Beach due to their high amount of cases. Instead of opening everything up at once, […]

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Broward County Public Schools waives finals and Florida Department of Education cancels end-of-course exams

Broward County Public Schools waives finals and Florida Department of Education cancels end-of-course exams

Due to the coronavirus crisis, Broward County Public Schools has entirely transitioned to online classes to complete the fourth quarter. The district has acknowledged the difficulties associated with this transition for teachers and students alike and thus has altered its standards for the 2019-2020 school […]

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Krispy Kreme Donuts gives out free donuts to Class of 2020 seniors

Krispy Kreme Donuts gives out free donuts to Class of 2020 seniors

On Tuesday, May 19, Krispy Kreme gavet a box of one dozen donuts to every 2020 graduate who brought identification. Every senior who showed up to their local Krispy Kreme location wearing a cap and gown, 2020 apparel, class ring or student ID received a […]

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MSD's Drama submitted "Imaginary: A New Musical" to be judged for the 18th South Florida Cappies Awards.

MSD Drama takes home 8 South Florida Cappies Awards for their production ‘Imaginary: A New Musical’

On Tuesday, May 19, the 18th South Florida Cappies Gala was broadcasted virtually. The Cappies Gala, an event where theater students and their families across South Florida come together, was originally supposed to take place in-person at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts. Due […]

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U.S. Navy releases footage and documents regarding UFOs

U.S. Navy releases footage and documents regarding UFOs

In the midst of a global pandemic, it’s hard to focus on much else. However, in the background of the coronavirus crisis, new information regarding UFOs, or unidentified flying objects, has been released by the United States government. Navy footage and documents that were once […]

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MSD color guard seeks new members for upcoming season

MSD color guard seeks new members for upcoming season

Throughout the first week of May, the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Color Guard began posting on Instagram about why people should join as a way to kick start their own spirit week. Color guard requires a lot of dedication and commitment, so they are […]

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Brothers Josh and Adam Buchwald have created Promise to Humanity to encourage others to continue social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic.

MSD students create websites and Instagram accounts during the COVID-19 pandemic

With the COVID-19 pandemic isolating many individuals across the world, some have taken the time to create websites and Instagram accounts during quarantine. Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students have been involved with this act of community awareness and work in groups of two or […]

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Broward County Public Schools has created a survey to gain insight on distant learning from students and their families

Broward County Public Schools has created a survey to gain insight on distant learning from students and their families

The COVID-19 outbreak has taken a toll on everyone’s lives and affected the format of student learning across the United States. As a result of school closures and social distancing requirements, students are now finishing their fourth quarter online through school and video call platforms […]

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