South Lakes Sentinel

McTacoHut: breakfast hot spot satisfies Seahawks’ morning cravings

Charlotte Smith, print editor

April 11, 2014


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Taco Bell introduced its new breakfast menu March 27, becoming an instant sensation on Twitter, where “#WakeUpLiveMas” was trending. Taco Bell’s breakfast is available from 7 to 11 a.m., serving as a convenient, quick location for students to get breakfast only five minutes away from campus. The...

Social consciousness contributes to increase in pet adoptions, throughout the country

Social consciousness contributes to increase in pet adoptions, throughout the country

Charlotte Smith, print editor

April 10, 2014


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Hoarders, puppy mills, natural disasters, animal fighting operations, abusive homes, abandonment, and neglect. All of these situations pose life-threatening consequences for the animals involved. That is where animal rescue organizations and shelters step in. According to the Humane Society, 62 perce...

Seahawks react to winter Olympic games

Seahawks react to winter Olympic games

Christina Rainer, online writer

February 20, 2014


Filed under Top Stories, Trends

The Winter Olympics are back this year for the 90th year anniversary since the start of the first Olympic Games. This year, the games are being held in Sochi, Russia. The games started on Feb 7, and will conclude on Feb 23. The Olympic torch relay lasted 121 days. During the Olympic torch relay, var...

No-shave ‘Movember’ gains wide participation

No-shave ‘Movember’ gains wide participation

Charlotte Smith, print editor

November 12, 2013


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November begins and, for some, razors are stowed for the entirety of the month. During a 30-day phenomenon known as "No Shave November," male participants refrain fromshaving facial hair in order to promote cancer consciousness. According to the official website, no-shavenovember.com, participants ab...

Kidane and Liboro’s sense of style will knock your socks off

Kidane and Liboro’s sense of style will knock your socks off

Niki May, entertainment editor

September 17, 2013


Filed under Top Stories, Trends

Seniors Jojo Kidane and Tyler Liboro express themselves with their unique socks. Wearing different themed socks every day, these seniors want to put a new meaning to the phrase “sock game.” They describe sock game as showing off their socks rather than buying shirts or pants that show their personal s...

Spring clothing trends

April 18, 2013


Filed under Features, Galleries, Trends

As the seasons change, new styles blossom. Students model their styles around the school.

Bold new HBO show ‘Girls’ a hit with teenage girls

Lily Shtuhl, staff writer

February 15, 2013


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Trends

The “dramady” television series “Girls” premiered on HBO in the spring of 2012, and is directed by, created by, and stars 24-year-old Lena Dunham. The show has been called “the voice of the new generation,” and has won two Golden Globes. Dunham was named Time Magazine’s Coolest Person...

Dye hard dip-dyers flaunt their multi-colored hair

Charlotte Smith, features editor

October 25, 2012


Filed under Trends, Uncategorized

As a teenager surrounded by a sea of students with variations of red, blonde, brown, or black hair, some strive for individuality among their peers. Lately, instead of coloring their entire head of hair, students have been dyeing solely the ends of their hair. The style has gone nationwide as stars...

Students and teachers immerse themselves in various fantasy football leagues

Kevin Gluck, staff writer

October 25, 2012


Filed under Trends, Uncategorized

Fantasy Football is now a billion dollar business with over 24 million participants. For those not familiar with Fantasy Football, a group of partakers create a ‘league’ – usually consisting of their friends – where they become ‘owners’ in the league and draft 16 NFL players in order to...

Healthy eating establishments have become more popular with students

Sachi Jain, Layla Sharaf, student life, staff writer

May 9, 2012


Filed under Student Life, Trends

When it comes to healthy eating versus eating out, teenage students usually have had a tendency to choose the latter, opting for the greasy fast food goodness rather than the healthy homemade meal. However, students can now manage to attain the best of both worlds with new cafes like Tropical Smoothie...

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