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  • Production of ‘The Wiz’, Bewitching

    Production of ‘The Wiz’, Bewitching

    Story by Cole Johnson, Staff Writer

    March 27, 2017

    With a whirlwind of publicity, East Meck presented The Wiz the musical on Feb 23-25, and it swept everyone off their feet! The bar was set high by last year’s Footloose, which was the first musical East Meck had in 21 years. The Wiz had a lot to prove this year and it did so with flying colors. The...

    Photo by Elise Palmer

  • Eagles march for change

    Eagles march for change

    Story by Ashleigh Fields, Staff Writer

    February 3, 2017

    Passion. Outrage. Anger. Shock.These are just a few words that encompass the feelings many have toward the Trump presidency. While some chose to share their views in the comfort of their home others chose to make their voices and opinions heard. On January 21st women, men and children from all over...

    Photo by Elise Palmer.

Get to know your new superintendent

Story by Kate Carroll, Staff Writer

When asked about the new superintendent, most students, like sophomore Will Stiff, don’t have much to say. “I don’t really know much about it,” Stiff said. “My mom is a teacher, so it might affect her.” What...

March 27No Comments

IB program undergoes change, allows students additional career-oriented opportunities

Story by Miracle Okoro, Senior Staff Writer

One year ago, junior William Aguilar was faced with a tough decision: choose between getting a head start on pursuing his desired career or continue the International Baccalaureate program (IB). “Having to choose between...

March 27No Comments

Closed Idlewild Road causes major traffic congestion

Story by Miracle Okoro, Senior Staff Writer

The Idlewild Road bridge over Independence Boulevard bridge is projected to finally open by the end of March, which could mean that commuters will have a less difficult time getting to and from school, and rush hour won...

March 1No Comments

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Baseball team pitches victory

Story by Anaya Truss- Williams, Staff Writer

The East Meck Eagles flew past the North Meck Vikings, 14 to 4, on March 6th at the varsity baseball game at North Mecklenburg High School.   Leading hitters were shortstop Derrick Rabb with three hits, catcher Raphael P...

March 13No Comments

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Sadie Hawkins Proposals

February 21No Comments

Q&A: Pierre-Adrien Sabaté

February 21

Eagles march for change

Eagles march for change

February 3

What students need to know about voting

What students need to know about voting

November 3

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