The Eagle

Birds of Prey is an action-packed flight

Story by CaRon Lofton, Staff Writer

February 11, 2020

It’s open season on Harley Quinn when her explosive breakup with the Joker puts a big fat target on her back. Quinn faces the wrath of narcissistic crime boss Black Mask, his right-hand man, Victor Zsasz, and every other crime bo...

1917: Cinema at its finest

Story by CaRon Lofton, Staff Writer

January 28, 2020

1917 follows two British soldiers, Schofield and Blake who receive almost impossible orders to deliver a message. In a race against time, they must cross over enemy territory to deliver a message that could save up to 1,600 liv...

TikTok and its global influence

Story by Kaitlyn Meehan, Staff Writer

January 7, 2020

Something pursued by many, though achieved by few, global influence came easily to TikTok; a viral media sharing app developed by Zhang Yiming. Teens took to the app quickly to share various videos, from comedy sketches to popular...

As 2019 ends streaming war heats up

Story by CaRon Lofton, Staff Writer

December 19, 2019

Let the streaming wars begin! In the near future there will be a surplus of available treaming networks. There are already lots of different streaming networks that have been accessible to the public for a long time. Streaming gian...

Charlotte provides teenage theatre fans accessible opportunities

Story by Lucy Smithwick, Co-Editor-in-Chief

November 6, 2019

Silence. Then, a rush of overwhelming sound, blinding lights of every color and angelic voices fill the theater. The show has begun. Students who live in Charlotte generally don’t have many chances to go to New York and see...

Stranger Things season 3 plot pleases viewers

Story by Anthony Rodriguez, Staff Writer

October 21, 2019

Stranger Things 3 brings a new take on the city of Hawkins, Indiana. After the chaotic events of season two involving the Demogorgon, the characters expected things to calm down. However, things are not as they seem as a new m...

Big Mouth season 3 review: Humor at it’s raunchiest

Story by Jacob Phillips, Online Editor

October 11, 2019

Everyone's favorite giant hairy hormone-driven monster Maury is back and he’s back with a bang. Big Mouth season three launched on Netflix Oct. 4. The season picked right up where the Valentine's Day special left off. Andrew’...

Joker review: A slow descent into madness

Story by CaRon Lofton, Staff Writer

October 8, 2019

A film covered in controversy before the film ever came out, Joker (2019) follows Arthur Fleck, a failed comedian whose life is going in a downfall. Fleck is sent into madness thus becoming the clown prince of crime we know a...

IT Chapter 2 is thrilling but flawed

Story by CaRon Lofton, Staff Writer

September 8, 2019

IT Chapter 2 follows the main characters from the first movie as adults. After Pennywise awakes from his 27-year hibernation everyone comes back to Derry to stop him once and for all. The castings for the adult versions of every...