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Bohemian Rhapsody: song of the ages, movie for today

Story by Bonnie Zhang, Layout Editor

January 16, 2019

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

There are few bands with a discography as iconic as Queen. Even if you are unfamiliar with the name, you are likely to know their songs: “We Will Rock You,” “Another One Bites the Dust,” and the inspiration of the new...

Helpful Holiday Tips: Top 5 Festive Activities in Charlotte

Story by Ashleigh Fields, Online Editor-In-Chief

December 23, 2018

Filed under Community, Entertainment, Uncategorized

There are so many fun things to do in the Charlotte and surrounding area during the month of December. Below are the top five places in Charlotte to go for the holiday spirit. 1. Ice Skating Slide over to the Nascar Hall...

Groundbreaking year for representation in Hollywood

Story by Bonnie Zhang, Layout Editor

November 27, 2018

Filed under Entertainment

Since the beginning of the year, the world has flourished with films and movies. In just the past six or so months, we’ve been blessed with billion-dollar blockbusters like Black Panther, intense thrillers such as A Quiet Pl...

Women of Lockerbie shine at the Silver Auditorium

Story by Ashleigh Fields, Online Editor-In-Chief

November 3, 2018

Filed under Entertainment

Theatre teacher, Bernadette Macleod has brought yet another amazing play to the Silver Auditorium at East Meck. On the nights of Oct. 24 and 25, higher level drama students performed in the play, “Women of Lockerbie.” The...

‘City Lights’ prom shines in uptown Charlotte

Story by Ashleigh Fields, Online Edior In Chief

June 4, 2018

Filed under Community, Entertainment, Features, News, Student Life

Bright iridescent lights cascaded down students pirouetting to roaring modern tunes. The floor was covered in gaudy gowns with extravagant patterns and glitter from the faces of elegant young women. The East Meck 2018 Prom was in ...

Black Panther, new movie experience

Story by Bonnie Zhang, Staff Writer

March 22, 2018

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Usually, when I leave the movie theater, I walk out feeling like I’m in this lethargic daze, as if reality is distant. This was not the case when I saw Black Panther, which left me feeling energized and empowered by its bold messag...

Reel Talk

Story by Andy Fialko, Entertainment Editor

March 22, 2018

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

At the 90th Academy Awards, Jordan Peele, (yes, from Key and Peele), made history as the first ever African-American to win an Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay, for his comedic horror-thriller Get Out. But, beyond just break...