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New Hoop app poses danger to user’s privacy

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Caitlyn Gooden

February 14, 2020

Hoop is a relatively new app that has sprung into the spotlight of popularity among teenagers. It can be downloaded for free on the app store and connects with the user's Snapchat information. Essentially, the advertisement for Hoop is a new way to meet friends and connect with others you would ha...

Small social media group creates a big impact on community

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Natalie VonderHeide

October 2, 2019

Rob and Ann Peavey, along with three helpers, help shape Huntley’s next generation through the art of a social media group chat.  “It was meant as kind of a joke at first. But it quickly morphed into something way more important, way more relevant to be honest,” owner and creator of Facebook’s H...

In-person friendships become a thing of the past

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Riley Murphy

April 18, 2018

Over time, social media has become more and more involved in our lives. Facebook, Snapchat, Instagram, and Twitter are just a few of the platforms that offer a lot of power to today’s teens, and whether this power is used for good or bad is up to them. While there are often stories about some of the...

What everyone can learn from Bieber’s DUI

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Sarah Henderson

January 23, 2014

Early Thursday morning, Jan. 23, 19 year old pop-sensation, Justin Bieber was arrested for drag racing and a DUI in Miami Beach, FL. Not exactly a surprise, with recent run-ins with local law enforcement and the arrest of rapper Lil Za in Bieber’s home. Many people, including myself, were left anticip...

Are you a superficial Facebook user?

Are you a superficial Facebook user?

Holly Baldacci

October 27, 2013

Facebook makes me want to throw up in my hands. There are few things in the universe that I deem to be deserving of this disgust. Among them are mullets, romantic comedies, and the word “swaggy,” but none of the aforementioned items irks me as much as Facebook, which I’ve just recently joined. As a ...

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