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How Creative Are the DHS Classes?

High school is supposed to be where students find their creative sides. Duxbury High School is no exception. Four polls were sent to each grade, asking whether or not they thought their grade was creative, why did they think that, and if they or someone they knew did […]

Top 5 Versions of A Christmas Carol

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 […]

Top 5 Family Christmas Movies

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 […]

Top 5 TV Christmas Specials

Christmas specials always appear on television during the holiday season. Most are from the 60s and 70s and are animated. In honor of Christmas fast approaching, here are the top 5 TV Christmas specials. 5. “The Year Without a Santa Claus” Released in 1974, “The Year Without a […]

Top 5 Unorthodox Christmas Movies

By Daniel F. To kick off 25 Christmas movies you should watch, here are some unorthodox Christmas movies. These movies aren’t the typical Christmas movies that focus on the good aspects of the holiday. Instead, they concern more dark aspects. From slasher films to action flicks, here are […]

It Is a Major Hit

It has become very popular. Based on the Stephen King novel of the same name, and an iconic 1990 ABC miniseries, It has been talked about often in the school. It is not a remake of the 1990 miniseries starring Tim Curry as Pennywise. Instead, it is a […]

Remembering Tom Petty

Click here to listen to some of Tom Petty’s best songs. Tom Petty, one of the greatest rock stars of all time, died on Monday, October 2. Petty left a lasting legacy of songs with his band the Heartbreakers, Mudcrutch, and the supergroup The Traveling Wilburys, which also […]

Duxbury’s Cold Epidemic

By Daniel F. Colds have been popping up around the school recently. Many people have gotten colds and some of contracted bronchitis. Nurse Mrs. Malone said, “It’s common this time of year, especially with change of seasons.” There are a variety of symptoms for the common cold. These […]

Oscars: Reaction and Review

By Daniel F. The Oscars again had people enthralled this year. While there was not any controversy like last year, there were still some exciting moments. Jimmy Kimmel hosted this year and took jabs at both Trump and Hollywood. He also continued his feud with Matt Damon, once […]