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Halo TV is on its Way

Halo TV is on its Way

John Bernat, FCHS Journalist

May 13, 2019

Halo has redeemed itself and interest in the series has hit a new high. With constant good news reviving the game, a rumored TV show announced six years ago has resurfaced and is now being picked up by Showtime, the network behind Dexter and Ash Vs. Evil Dead. Steven Spielberg was announced as th...

“Sekiro Shadows Die Twice” Die Twice As Hard

“Sekiro Shadows Die Twice” Die Twice As Hard

John Bernat, FCHS Journalist

April 30, 2019

The Dark Souls series is famous for containing some of the most difficult video games to exist, even spawning its own genre of games, known as “Soulsborne” games. FromSoftware’s newest creation Sekiro Shadows Die Twice is twice as difficult as Dark souls. Fans of Dark Souls and Bloodborne ...

Amazon Might Be Storing Your Private Conversations

Amazon Might Be Storing Your Private Conversations

Maddy Eubank, FCHS Journalist

April 30, 2019

If you own an Amazon Alexa, those private conversations you have at home might not be as private as you thought. Amazon recently confirmed that they have tens of thousands of Amazon employees located all around the world that listen in on your conversations taking place after you say the wake wo...

The Many Theories of “Avengers: Endgame”

The Many Theories of “Avengers: Endgame”

Octavio Bollinger, FCHS Journalist

April 25, 2019

Eleven years and 22 films are all leading up to this: Avengers: Endgame is set to release April 26 and has an estimated run time of three hours. So how exactly does Marvel plan to wrap up the “Infinity Saga?" That’s the thing--nobody really knows. [Note: If for some reason you haven’t seen I...

That’s Not Love – Teen Dating Abuse Awareness

That’s Not Love – Teen Dating Abuse Awareness

Tyler Harris, FCHS Journalist

April 24, 2019

One issue many teens aren’t aware of is teen dating abuse. This February, the month dedicated to this cause, the Student Government Association attended an informational presentation regarding signs and aspects of teen abusive relationships. The organization that gave the presentation is called Shelter fo...

5 Tips On How To Wake Yourself Up In The Morning

5 Tips On How To Wake Yourself Up In The Morning

Danielle Bryant, FCHS Journalist

April 9, 2019

“Morning is wonderful. Its only drawback is that it comes at such an inconvenient time of day.” ― Glen Cook, Sweet Silver Blues I’m going to go ahead and assume everybody hates mornings as much as me. It’s a daily struggle to get up and do anything productive. If you are like me and you desp...

10 Spring Break Ideas That Won’t Drain Your Wallet

10 Spring Break Ideas That Won’t Drain Your Wallet

Rylie Henderson, FCHS Journalist

March 28, 2019

With spring break approaching fast, you may find yourself in need of plans over the break. Few students want to spend spring break just sitting home all week. On the other hand, they don’t want to spend every last dime finding fun things to do.  If you are simply at a loss for ideas of how to spen...

Five Tips to Help Yourself Improve Over Spring Break

Five Tips to Help Yourself Improve Over Spring Break

Mia Smith, FCHS Journalist

March 20, 2019

While thinking about spring break, you may think of a week of traveling, hanging out with friends, and unwinding from the stress of school. But what if your family can’t afford a vacation, or take time off of work? Are you stuck sitting at home waiting to see your friend’s travel pictures? The fact is...

Anthem Tanks While Bioware Hangs in the Balance

Anthem Tanks While Bioware Hangs in the Balance

John Bernat, FCHS Journalist

March 11, 2019

It’s the turn of EA game Bioware to be placed on the chopping block, as every game the company has released so far is doing poorly. Anthem was the game to save this studio and prevent their swift demise. With everything on the line, they fired their last shot. And then the gun jammed. Some gamers ...

The Must-See Movies Of 2019

The Must-See Movies Of 2019

Blake Berry, Fluco Beat Editor

March 5, 2019

Last year, I began my Must-See Movies series , lamenting about the string of lackluster movie duds plaguing Hollywood the previous year. Thankfully, in this spring's review, I can say the exact opposite about 2018. Movies like Avengers: Infinity War, A Quiet Place, Hereditary, Deadpool 2, Aquaman,...

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