Tag: Marjory Stoneman Douglas

Fire trucks lining up in front of Marjory Stonemason Douglas on May 24th, 2016

School evacuated after reported gas leak

After the last bell rang to dismiss students from school on Tuesday, May 24, things began to get a little strange at Marjory Stoneman Douglas. “I didn’t even notice it until the announcement came on after school telling us to leave,” Guidance Secretary Amy Pena said. “When I walked outside and noticed that the smell was so strong, I was […]

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Follow up song to Ring Chase released on May 23.  The new single is called "Rings Rings"

TNS drops “Rings Rings” on SoundCloud

With the baseball team coming off of a states win- the first ever Marjory Stoneman Douglas baseball state victory- school enthusiasm is running high. Apart from the pep rally, which took place on May 22 to welcome the boys back to the nest, TNS has released a second song, “Rings Rings,” to honor and celebrate the state win. “Everyone is […]

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FitKit’s marketing team to compete in Junior National Achievement Competition

FitKit’s marketing team to compete in Junior National Achievement Competition

A simple idea created to encourage a healthy diet and lifestyle was made a reality with the help of the Stoneman Douglas marketing team through the FitKit product. Thanks to the hard work of senior Isaac Hetzeroni and other marketing team members, the FitKit will go on to compete on the national level later this year. In a recent South […]

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Media Center hosts bookmark contest

Media Center hosts bookmark contest

Any Marjory Stoneman Douglas student with artistic skill and a sense of competitiveness should get out their sketch books and begin planning out their design, because Mrs. Diana Haneski is hosting the first ever MSD bookmark contest. To apply, all you have to do is grab the designated flier from the media center, which contestants are to print their bookmark design […]

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Men’s Soccer Team Fights Hard to the Finish

Men’s Soccer Team Fights Hard to the Finish

This past season, Stoneman Douglas’ soccer team surprised everyone by going undefeated, and dominating their District opponents. Behind their season of hard training and the ever-growing support of fellow Douglas students, the team earned the top seed once playoff time arrived, despite being placed in one of the most difficult Districts in the region. “No one expected us to go 16-0-4, […]

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David Bowie Throughout The Years

David Bowie Throughout The Years

David Bowie: an infamous English songwriter, producer, actor and fashion icon who pioneered an innovative style of work. The beloved artist lived a life of success and served as an inspiration for many until his death on Jan. 10, 2016. Bowie’s career began as a young 15-year-old boy who maintained a strong passion for music. After creating a band with […]

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Student Stress Reaches New Heights

Many students at Douglas would agree that one of the main reasons for their distaste for school comes from the excessive stress it brings into their lives. This is not to say that school should not be in our lives – it’s a necessity – but it is to say that some of the curriculum, parents, classes, and overall expectations do need to be tuned down […]

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Pentatonix shines on self-titled album

Pentatonix shines on self-titled album

The Grammy winning and all-around amazing acapella group, Pentatonix, recently released their ninth album called Pentatonix. The band has come a long way since their original appearance on the television show The Sing-Off, and this album just goes to show how much they have improved and flourished into the extremely talented people they are today. Released on Oct. 16, the […]

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Sisters: Movie Review

Sisters: Movie Review

The highly anticipated comedy film Sisters, directed by Jason Moore, who also famously directed Pitch Perfect 1 and Pitch Perfect 2, was released Dec.18, 2015. Sisters is centered around two siblings, Maura, played by Amy Poehler, and Kate, played by Tina Fey, who are not happy about finding out that their parents are selling their childhood home. To their dismay, […]

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A Taste of Kindness

A Taste of Kindness

The holiday season is known to all as a time full of giving, as evidenced by the global exchange of presents and greeting cards between friends and family. However, the most meaningful gifts of all are unselfish acts of kindness to the less fortunate, emulated by MSD DECA’s “I am Enough” chapter project, where over seventy students gathered Dec. 11 […]

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