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Consol overtakes College Park 19-13

Consol overtakes College Park 19-13

by Maya Girimaji & Drew Howerton, managing editor & senior executive editor On Friday, Consol’s varsity football team came up against the College Park Cavaliers in the homecoming game.  Consol’s defense fended off the...

 

Consol conquers Copperas Cove 34-14

Consol conquers Copperas Cove 34-14

by Drew Howerton & Jennifer Zhan, senior executive editor & editor-in-chief On Friday, Consol’s varsity football team faced off against the Copperas Cove Bulldawgs in the first home game of the season. The game started off slow,...

 

August Book Roundup: What you should be reading this month

August Book Roundup: What you should be reading this month

  The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri by Maya Girimaji, managing editor Jhumpa Lahiri’s book The Namesake is quite possibly the best written example of the life of an Indian immigrant family in the United States. The book follows...

 

Ten things to know for the week: August 21

Ten things to know for the week: August 21

via The New York Times The Roar keeps you updated with local news, recent events and interesting stories ― everything you need to know for this week.  1.  A total solar eclipse will be visible Monday across the entire United...

 

The Emoji Movie delivers heavy-handed advertising, little else

The Emoji Movie delivers heavy-handed advertising, little else

by Drew Howerton, senior executive editor “Hi, I have a ticket for The Emoji Movie at 7:30,” I say to the cashier, handing her my phone. There is no tone in my voice, no expression on my face. “Enjoy your movie!”...

 

Drew’s Book Corner: Truman Capote’s “In Cold Blood” haunts, provides insight into American violence

Drew’s Book Corner: Truman Capote’s “In Cold Blood” haunts, provides insight into American violence

by Drew Howerton, senior executive editor  I used to be an avid reader, and then I hit high school. Reading books for class took up much of my free time for leisure reading and as a result diminished my interest in reading. Over the...

 

Ten things to know for the week: June 26

Ten things to know for the week: June 26

New York Times The Roar keeps you updated with local news, recent events and interesting stories ― everything you need to know for this week. 1. Opposition continues to build against the GOP plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act...

 

June Book Roundup: What you should be reading this month

June Book Roundup: What you should be reading this month

Humans of New York by Brandon Stanton by Sam de Figueiredo, opinions editor While reading Humans of New York, I was struck by how the photographs conveyed unexpected emotions. Each page of the book contained only a few pictures and...

 

Entering adulthood causes acceptance of change

Entering adulthood causes acceptance of change

by Drew Howerton, senior executive editor Looking around my bedroom, I think about the numerous posters plastered on the walls, and the even more numerous pushpin holes caused by these posters.  I look at the magnet boards that my aunt...

 

‘House of Cards’ fifth season provides twist on modern politics

‘House of Cards’ fifth season provides twist on modern politics

via AVClub by Drew Howerton, senior executive editor Warning: this review contains some spoilers for the fifth season of House of Cards.  At the end of House of Cards fourth season, the Underwoods have nearly consolidated...