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  • February 22Class Color Day Feb. 23

  • February 21USA Day Feb. 22

  • February 20DGS Winter Dance Feb. 24

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Freshman Friday: Lauryn Mobley

Andrea Davenport, Print Opinions Editor
February 23, 2018

Q: What are you involved in at DGS? A: I did volleyball in the fall and I was on the gymnastics team in the winter and I plan to do track and field in the spring. Q: Are you going to the winter dance? A: No. Q: What is your guilty pleasure? A: Probably chocolate. Q: What is your favorite class so far? A: I like math. Q: What is a goal you have for this year? A: Just to get the best grades I can...

Freshman Friday: Callie Deutscher

Kendall Brost, Online Entertainment Editor
February 16, 2018

Q: What's your favorite thing about being a freshman? A: Coming to a new school. Q: What's something you're looking forward to in the next four years? A: Prom. Q: What do you like to do in your free time? A: Sleep. Q: What would you do if you won $1,000,000? A: I'd buy a new house for my family. Q: What is one piece of advice you would give an eighth-grader coming into high sch...

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A guide to the 2018 Winter Olympics

Calvin Herion, Online Sports Editor
February 5, 2018

On Friday, Feb. 9,  the Winter Olympics will begin in Pyeongchang, South Korea. From snowboarding to skiing, the Winter Games will be played after the previous competition in Sochi. With 102 events scheduled across 15 disciplines,  it can be difficult to keep track of what's going on.  Therefore,  consider this a guide to help anyone discover what to look forward to. The men's ice hockey ...

Eagles vs. Patriots: Eagles will fly away with the victory

Kendall Brost, Online Entertainment Editor
February 2, 2018

Nick Foles is going to lead the Eagles to victory over Tom Brady and his Patriots. On Sunday, Feb. 4th, 2018, the New England Patriots and the Philadelphia Eagles will face off in the 52nd Super Bowl. For the Patriots, this will be the tenth Super Bowl that they will be playing in, though for the Eagles it is only their second. Nine means nothing to us, it’s just a number. The underdog will prevail. The N...

Davis faces elbow dislocation after bar accident

Jayna Bardahl, Print Co-Editor-in-Chief
February 1, 2018

DGS varsity gymnast senior Trudy Davis was competing her bar routine on Tuesday Jan. 3 when she suffered a sudden injury. The skill she was executing, formally called a “toe shoot,” was something Davis was familiar with and had even completed before. To complete the skill, Davis would swing her legs around the low bar before launching herself up and forward to catch the high bar with her hands....

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TBT: Eldwin Neritani

Vince Vena, Copy Editor
February 22, 2018

Here are few throwbacks from the childhood of senior Eldwin Neritani. Neritani with his father and young brother in 2008. A five-year-old Neritani poses for a photo shoot....

Horoscopes 2/21

Kendall Brost, Online Entertainment Editor
February 21, 2018

Times can be tough so here's an inspirational quote for your week. Aries: "Do something today that your future self will thank you for." Your lucky dog breed is a pug. Taurus: "Success doesn't come from what you do occasionally. It comes from what you do consistently." Your lucky dog breed is a poodle. Gemini: "Ask yourself if what you're doing today is getting you closer to where you wan...

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