The Eagle

New Snapchat feature lets users register to vote

Story by Trekahry Gadson, Staff Writer

October 17, 2018

Filed under News

Snapchat is a social media app that allows people to post pictures and clips of their life. The social media app has recently released a new feature. Users that are over the age of 18 are now able to register to vote through the...

Charlotte hurricanes, from past to present

Story by Hart Walker, Staff Writer

October 2, 2018

Filed under Community, News

Recently there has been heavy news and media posts concerning Hurricane Florence. Hurricane Florence was a category 4 hurricane that made downfall in North Carolina from the Atlantic Ocean. It made landfall in southeast NC late...

Disaster dos and don’ts

Disaster dos and don’ts

September 12, 2018

Jennifer Roberts: eagle that learned to fly

Story by Ashleigh Fields, Online Editor In Chief

June 4, 2018

Filed under Community, Features, News, Soaring Eagles

Before she was Mayor Jennifer Roberts, she was Jennifer Watson.  Just like many of today's "Eagles," Jennifer was a young girl who was raised in a community that taught her to be a passionate and effective leader.   Jennifer ...

‘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 ...

Braxton Winston: Charlotte protestor turned politician

Story by Ashleigh Fields, Online Editor In Chief

June 4, 2018

Filed under Community, Features, News

In the wake of the Keith Lamont Scott shooting, a leader emerged with a clear and decisive message, one voice can matter.   *Braxton Winston was the voice that made an instant impact on the Charlotte community throu...

Mayor’s Youth Employment Program gives students internship, opportunity

Story by Cole Johnson, Staff Writer

April 30, 2018

Filed under News, Student Life

Charlotte’s Mayor’s Youth Employment Program (MYEP) chooses top qualified students each year for their program. MYEP allows students an opportunity to get a head start on their careers. Three East Meck seniors are participa...

“Shrek the Musical” soon to open at East

Story by Isaac Naylor, Staff Writer

February 1, 2018

Filed under Community, Entertainment, News

Last year, we marched alongside with Dorothy to Emerald City in The Wiz, but this year, we are taking a trip down to the swamps of Far Far Away in this year’s musical: Shrek the Musical. Shrek will run from Feb. 8-10 and...