By Alex B. February break is on the horizon for Duxbury High School, even though it feels like everyone just got back from Christmas break! February break is one of four official breaks Duxbury students receive throughout the school year, but it’s usually the coldest and least eventful. […]
By Daniel F. The #MeToo movement has overtaken this award season. Many people have worn black at the award shows to show respect for the movement. Students agree that #MeToo should be discussed in the awards shows. “Art is meant to be a representation of society,” said junior […]
In most places on the planet, the Internet has a large impact on our lives. If you watched the recent superb own halftime show, you may have seen the Massachusetts kid who took a selfie with Justin Timberlake in the middle of his performance. This has sparked conversation […]
By Kaitlyn B. This year’s Women’s March happened on Saturday, January 20. Following last years’ march, groups of people, women especially, gathered in towns and cities all around the world. These marchers focused on policies regarding human rights, including women’s, immigration, LGBTQ+, and reproductive rights. Racial equality and […]
On February 4th at 6:30 pm the Patriots will be playing for their 6th Lombardi Trophy. They will be playing the Philadelphia Eagles who will be led by their backup quarterback Nick Foles. However, Foles is no joke having thrown for 352 yards and 3 touchdowns in […]
By Alex B. Midyear exams: Extremely tough, extremely stressful, and extremely important. These exams are one of the most important events that will take place over the course of any school year. They show how much of the first semester’s material has been absorbed and understood by the […]
Welcome to a new semester. Enjoy a Dog Pile (or two).
Duxbury High Schools Drama club will be putting on Cinderella the musical this weekend. They have been preparing for the big debut since the end of October.
On Tuesday, January 16th, DHS students will begin taking their Mid-term exams. From now until next Friday, many will be studying hard to prepare for the exams. Many teachers give out study guides to let students know what kind of material will be on the test. These […]
By Alex B. A blizzard, frozen flooding, and (almost) record low temperatures–what a way to start off the new year! This vicious cold snap has not only victimized New England, but the entire East Coast and beyond. Many decade- and century-old records have been tied and broken this […]
The New England Patriots will host the Tennessee Titans On Saturday January 13th at 8:15pm in the Divisional Round of The AFC playoffs. The 9-7 Titans will be looking to upset the 13-3 Patriots to keep their playoff hopes alive after coming off their first playoff win since […]
By Kaitlyn B.
By: Brooke S Seniors taking English class with fellow teacher Mrs. Ciccarelli were asked to write a letter answering the following prompt: “What do you hope to see in the year 2018?” They then signed the letters with their name and a adjective of their choice. These are […]
by Ben F Even if they are not gamers, most have probably heard the name Mario. Renowned worldwide for being the most iconic, well-known gaming franchise, most things in games with Mario in the title are kid-friendly or just made to put a smile across any gamer’s faces. […]
By Daniel F. The final list of 25 Christmas movies has come at last. Here are movies that are not only Christmas classics, but classics as well. Here are the top five movies you need to watch this Christmas. “Miracle on 34th Street” Kris Kringle (Edmund Gwenn) finds […]
The New England Patriots will play the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday December 17th. This game has huge AFC Playoff implications. The Steelers (11-2) currently have possession of the first AFC playoff seed with the Patriots (10-3) having the second AFC playoff seed. If the Patriots win they will […]
By Daniel F. “A Christmas Carol” is an iconic film with many adaptations. Based off of Charles Dickens’ book of the same name, the story revolves around Ebenezer Scrooge, who is visited by four ghosts on Christmas Eve. These ghosts, his former business partner Jacob Marley, the Ghost […]
By: Alex B. As of November 20th, the Duxbury Recycling and Transfer Station made major changes to their recycling system. These changes include a separation of the recycling bin into four separate bins: mixed paper, corrugated cardboard, glass, and plastic and cans. Before this new system was implemented, […]
The holiday season is associated with being a time for families to be together. In honor of that, here are the top 5 family Christmas movies. “The Polar Express” “The Polar Express” tells the tale of a young boy (Daryl Sabara) who is questioning Santa’s existence. On Christmas […]
In 2014, under President Barack Obama, a ban was put in place preventing hunters from bringing in trophies from elephants, from Zimbabwe and Zambia, where it is legal to hunt these endangered species, into the United States. “I believe that this was a very good thing for Obama […]