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  • Reaching the age of 25 should be on everyone’s agenda

    Reaching the age of 25 should be on everyone’s agenda

    Mikayla Davis, Editorials Editor

    April 20, 2018

     Death by motor vehicle must be taken seriously and students need to realize it could happen to them. Distracted driving is an epidemic that cannot be ignored, and Millbrook High School refuses to turn a blind eye.  This past Wednesday, April 18, the PTSA along with faculty and staff brought the...

    Carrying out an intensely realistic car wreck simulation, Millbrook students demonstrate the tragedy that is very probable to occur as a result of distracted or intoxicated driving. Speaker Jack Molloy shares the story of losing his sister to drunk driving in hopes to make students realize the importance of attentive driving and careful decision making.

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  • Millbrook presents “Mary Poppins”

    Millbrook presents “Mary Poppins”

    Peyton Lenderman, Features Editor

    April 18, 2018

      It is time once more for Millbrook’s annual spring musical, and this year it is Mary Poppins taking the stage. With the biggest musical cast to date for Millbrook, along with demanding technical work and iconic songs, this performance is set to showcase the amazing talent our students possess. Senior...

    Hard at work preparing to bring Mary Poppins to life, the cast of the Millbrook High production rehearse their various songs and scenes. Make sure to come out and see the show live April 19-21!

    P. Lenderman

  • Barbara Bush dies at age 92

    Barbara Bush dies at age 92

    Margaux Hunter, Staff Reporter

    April 18, 2018

      Barbara Bush died at the age of 92 on Tuesday, April 17. It was announced on Monday that Bush was ill and was not seeking medical treatment. Instead, she went back home to her family.   Mrs. Bush was the first lady of the US from 1989 to 1993, while her husband, George H.W. Bush was the 41st...

    Smiling into the distance with her signature pearls visible, Barbara Bush is seen as “everyone’s grandmother.” Mrs. Bush passed away on Tuesday, April 17.

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  • “The Paper” – E.3.

    “The Paper” – E.3.

    Logan Powers, Design Editor

    April 17, 2018

  • “The Paper” – E.2.

    “The Paper” – E.2.

    Logan Powers, Design Editor

    April 12, 2018

  • Prom theme changed last minute

    Prom theme changed last minute

    Taylor Jones and Olivia Burnette

    April 1, 2018

     After much gossip and deliberation over this year’s prom theme, Junior Class Council has finally disclosed to Cat Talk that the theme will shift from romantic to prehistoric with the concept being titled “Journey Through the Jurassic.” The council wanted to promote a dinosaur theme concept ...

    Gushing blood from the mouth, this fiberglass T-Rex chomps up his dinner. Thanks to the elevated prom budget, student will see this exact dinosaur at this year’s Mesozoic prom.

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  • Freak accidents on Avengers movie set

    Freak accidents on Avengers movie set

    Jillian Brookshire and Savie Warren, Staff Reporter

    April 1, 2018

    Today on the Avengers Infinity War movie set, there were  freak accidents involving well loved celebrities and heartthrobs Chris Evans and Tom Holland. While filming one of the numerous scenes involving Spiderman, aka Tom Holland, leaping from building to building, the harness he was wearing broke. Th...

    Following the severe injuries of beloved stars Tom Holland and Chris Evans, Avengers Infinity War has been postponed. Fans all over the world are sending their well wishes to these talented actors.

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Principal of Millbrook retiring
The Adventures of Black Panther coming soon

The Adventures of Black Panther coming soon

April 1, 2018

   The blockbuster Marvel film, Black Panther, is receiving a new makeover. Marvel has announced a new television series, The Adventures of Black Panther, with a planned release of late 2019. Marvel plans on keeping Ryan Coogler on board as director, and the rest of the film crew the same, but pla...

We’re FALLING APART because Post Malone cancels his concert

We’re FALLING APART because Post Malone cancels his concert

April 1, 2018

  Many high school students in North Carolina were planning to attend the Post Malone concert on May 18, but unfortunately he is cancelling all of his NC shows. Apparently it is because of some old grudge Post has against J. Cole, who is from Fayetteville, NC. In addition, J. Cole is on tour at the same ...

Coach East fired

Coach East fired

April 1, 2018

 After a long career as a Millbrook teacher, Coach East has been fired. Multiple students have come forward with threats from Coach East saying they will be “ghetto stomped,” a common phrase in his classroom. Freshman Joel Smith commented, “After asking Coach East to repeat the notes, he said he...

Wake County cancels make-up days

Wake County cancels make-up days

March 28, 2018

 Wake County recently made the decision to cancel three snow make-up days. These days include Saturday, April 7 (year round calendar), Saturday, April 14 (year round calendar), and Monday, June 11 (traditional calendar). While it does not happen very often, school districts are able to get rid of make-up ...

The death of Linda Brown

The death of Linda Brown

March 28, 2018

 Linda Brown died on Sunday at the age of 76 in Topeka, Kansas, where she has lived for most of her life. Brown is well known for her involvement in the 1954 Supreme Court case, Brown vs. Topeka Board of Education. Due to racial segregation, Linda Brown had to walk several miles to get to school every mo...

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Game Developers Conference enhances gaming

Game Developers Conference enhances gaming

March 28, 2018

Rediscovering reading

Rediscovering reading

March 26, 2018

Critic’s Corner

Critic’s Corner

March 25, 2018

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The Adventures of Black Panther coming soon
Wiley the Wildcat tries LAX

Wiley the Wildcat tries LAX

March 28, 2018

“The Paper” – E.1.

March 28, 2018

Why everyone is going crazy for Fortnite

Why everyone is going crazy for Fortnite

March 21, 2018

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Sound Opinions

Sound Opinions

March 16, 2018

Evaluating the valedictorian dilemma

Evaluating the valedictorian dilemma

March 16, 2018

A safe haven for shooting up

A safe haven for shooting up

March 16, 2018

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