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Allow Students a Chance to Avoid College Debt

Connor Romines, Staff Reporter November 3, 2020

Should college be free? To say the least, the cost of attending a four-year college or university is significant, and many students can be shackled by income restraints that force them to accrue...

Ensure Brighter Days Ahead by Staying Focused

Shane Limberg, Staff Reporter November 3, 2020

COVID-19 has been the main news throughout 2020, but are Americans disciplined enough to remove the disease from our lives? Even as cases go up, behavior gets relaxed. At this rate, the virus is going...

Reflections on a Year Unlike Any Other

Michael Chou '20 was among 262 graduates in the 64th graduating class from Trinity High School.
Preston Romanov '20, Editor in Chief May 31, 2020

It was like any other school day. The bell rings, hallways fill, lockers slam, and a rush to first block. In class, you continue to hear the term “COVID-19,” which had been talked about all week around...

For this Senior, Laughter is Best Medicine

Jeff Palmquist, Staff Reporter April 17, 2020

"In prehistoric times, mankind often had only two choices in crisis situations: fight or flee. In modern times, humor offers us a third alternative:  fight, flee - or laugh." -- Robert Orben Sometimes...

Senior Sees Opportunities in Tough Situation

RiLee Waggoner, Staff Reporter April 17, 2020

"When written in Chinese, the word crisis is composed of two characters -- one represents danger, and the other represents opportunity." -- John F. Kennedy I feel this quote involves my everyday...

Senior Grows in Appreciation During Pandemic

Trinity senior Trent Youngblood
Trent Youngblood, Staff Reporter April 12, 2020

"There's always an opportunity with crisis. Just as it forces an individual to look inside himself, it forces a company to reexamine its policies and practices." --  crisis manager Judy Smith  When...

Finding God’s Truth

Jeff Palmquist, Columnist March 28, 2020

Picture a room full of more than 1,000 people locking their arms behind each other’s backs. A sudden, simple sway overtakes the crowd, and like a wave, the lyrics of the Rocks' Alma Mater move...

A Family for Life

Andrew Hamill, Columnist March 28, 2020

Imagine walking through the halls your first day of high school -- just a tiny freshman unsure what you're doing. I finally found my locker, and I know all I have to do is open it, and the rest of...

Men of Faith and Men of Character

Preston Romanov, Editor in Chief March 28, 2020

It’s been three and a half years of morning routines. Once again, I dress for school, putting on my regular school khaki pants, a buttoned-down dress shirt and a tie. As I grab some breakfast and...

Maximum Effort of the Soul

Gus Boyer, Contributing Columnist March 28, 2020

Clang….Clang….. An old church bell, hoisted up by worn-out rope into the towering heights of the second story chapel -- a great monument above the tattered sheet metal and concrete houses that...

Provide a Path to Citizenship for Immigrants

Nick Huls, Contributing Columnist March 19, 2020

We live in a time where immigration policy is dictated by sound bites. While towering walls and garrisons of troops provide tantalizing tag lines on campaign advertisements and in stump speeches, they...

Tax on Carbon Emissions Could Save the Future

Bryce Thompson, Contributing Columnist March 18, 2020

Humanity is at a crossroads, facing the gravest crisis in its history. Although the climate is constantly fluctuating due to natural factors such as solar variability, orbital position alterations and...

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