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  • President Trump retracts order to separate immigrant families

    President Trump retracts order to separate immigrant families

    Mikayla Davis, Editorials Editor

    June 21, 2018

      After immense pressure from the public, President Trump signed an executive order on Wednesday asking the Justice Department to keep illegal immigrant families in custody together when possible. Prior to this decision, all adult immigrants found illegally crossing the border faced criminal charges a...

    Protesting Arizona's immigrant law, this young boy and many other citizens in the U.S. want to see peace for immigrants. After separating hundreds of families, President Trump has left their fate in the hands of the Justice Department.

    flickr.com

  • Remembering our military citizens

    Remembering our military citizens

    Jillian Brookshire, Staff Reporter

    May 27, 2018

    Every year on the last Monday of May, Americans all over the nation celebrate Memorial Day. Although, for many, Memorial Day is the unofficial start of summer and an excuse to go to the beach, Memorial Day is really a day of remembrance for all the men and women who died fighting for our country.   ...

    Protecting our country each day, Captain Allen, Henry’s dad, is stationed at Fort Bragg alongside hundreds of men and women who fight for our freedom. Memorial Day weekend is a time to reflect on the sacrifice that these men and women make everyday for our freedom.

    H. Allen

  • “The Paper” – E.5.

    “The Paper” – E.5.

    Logan Powers, Design Editor

    May 23, 2018

  • Millbrook students receive high honor scholarships

    Millbrook students receive high honor scholarships

    Alex McCloskey, Section Editor

    May 22, 2018

     Scholarships are what help make college affordable and less stressful going into it. There are many obtainable scholarships available to all rising college freshmen. Though, obtaining these scholarships can be extremely challenging, whether it be competing academically in the classroom or physically ...

    Posing on NC State’s campus, Alexandra Butler received the Goodnight Scholarship. She is just one of the many people who were awarded honorary scholarships at Millbrook.

    Provided by A. Butler

  • The wedding that is “Meghan” a statement

    The wedding that is “Meghan” a statement

    Olivia Burnette, News Editor

    May 20, 2018

    At 5am EST, folks from all over the globe tuned in to see Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, marry American actress Meghan Markle, who is most commonly known for her role on Suits. This is a groundbreaking marriage for many reasons, including the fact that Markle is not only the first woman of color to...

    Pictured snuggling together, the happy couple interacts with British civilians. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle married on Saturday, May 19 at St. George’s Chapel.

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  • Showcasing all that NC has to offer

    Showcasing all that NC has to offer

    London Gardner, Photography Editor

    May 19, 2018

     If you love going to the NC State Fair in the fall, this is another event you would love to attend! The Got to be NC Festival ends this Sunday. With free parking, admission, and exhibits, this is the perfect way to end your weekend. The gates open at 9 a.m. tomorrow  at the NC State fairgrounds. ...

    Eating, riding , and looking at all of the exhibits are just a few of the activities at the Got to be NC Festival. This event held at the North Carolina State fairgrounds provides everything that makes up North Carolina.

    gottobencfestival.com

  • The fight for NC schools

    The fight for NC schools

    Logan Powers, Design Editor

    May 16, 2018

     Today May 16,  over 15,000 educators have signed up to attend the March For Students and Rally For Respect in downtown Raleigh. Teachers all over the state came together to organize an event that closed over 37 school districts, including Wake County Public School System. Teachers from across th...

    Marching and Rallying was on the agenda today for thousands of educators and students in North Carolina. Students and teachers from MHS have also gotten involved with the protests. Students like Kelly Garrett created posters alongside one of her teachers, Ms. Byrd.

    G. Cope

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Uncovering governments’ extensive jurisdiction

Uncovering governments’ extensive jurisdiction

May 22, 2018

 Privacy today faces growing threats from the National Security Agency itself. Ironic right?  Numerous government agencies, including the NSA, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the Department of Homeland Security, as well as state and local law enforcement agencies, are encroaching in private communications....

Advancing technology causing digression in society?

Advancing technology causing digression in society?

May 22, 2018

 Technology and its advancement has always been seen as creating a more and more civilized society. However, with the recent privacy issues with Facebook, that belief is being challenged. In March, news broke that Cambridge Analytica, which is a data firm with ties to President Donald Trump, had access...

Our troops wearing supersuits

Our troops wearing supersuits

May 22, 2018

 Since 2013, the United States Army has been designing a full body armor suit with multiple uses. It was nicknamed the “Iron Man Suit” because of its look and abilities. This could also be because in Iron Man 2, the United States used Tony Stark’s Iron Man suit.  In 2014, an American commando...

World Demystified

World Demystified

May 22, 2018

Nuclear weapons have been in the news quite a bit lately, for various reasons, one of which being the Iran Nuclear Deal. Essentially, the Iran Nuclear Deal, officially named the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, is an agreement between Iran and China, France, Russia, the United Kingdom, the United...

“Stars” of prom night

“Stars” of prom night

May 13, 2018

 After much planning and preparation, Millbrook’s Junior Class Council accomplished an enjoyable, romantic, and sentimental prom. With a Starry Night as the theme and beautiful decorations, Millbrook students were able to have fun with their escorts and friends. Prom was held at North Ridge Country...

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Spectacular Students: Rose-Marie M. Bina
Culture Collaboration

Culture Collaboration

May 22, 2018

Campus Clubs

Campus Clubs

May 22, 2018

Foods Around the World

Foods Around the World

May 22, 2018

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Getting ready for a summer of entertainment
Unravel the Pages

Unravel the Pages

May 22, 2018

Lights, Camera, Action

Lights, Camera, Action

May 22, 2018

Wiley The Wildcat

Wiley The Wildcat

May 11, 2018

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Examining the importance of privacy
That’s what she said: In store shopping

That’s what she said: In store shopping

May 22, 2018

The death of Hollywood

The death of Hollywood

May 22, 2018

Sound Opinions

Sound Opinions

May 22, 2018

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