The Eagle

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 ...

Parris shines in New York

Story by Kate Carroll, Online Editor-in-Chief

March 22, 2018

Filed under Soaring Eagles

As she heard the music start to play, senior Allayah Parris stood in front of the line of models backstage for her first runway show during New York Fashion Week. There was only one thought running through her mind. “All I ...

Long tackles adversity, reaches goals

Story by Ashleigh Fields, Staff Writer

May 19, 2017

Filed under Soaring Eagles, Sports

During this time of the year most seniors are focusing on their senior exit project, working to find scholarships, and preparing for graduation. And for almost all this is an exciting yet hectic time. Those who play sports ar...

Nicholson makes a splash with scuba diving

Story by Bonnie Zhang, Staff Writer

April 25, 2017

Filed under Soaring Eagles

The sun begins to rise as junior John Nicholson breaks away from city life. With a four hour drive ahead of him, he prepares for the excitement of the ocean.   “It’s so different than life up here,” Nicholson said...

English teacher donates kidney for 2015 grad

Story by Miracle Okoro, Staff Writer

March 1, 2016

Filed under Community, Features, Soaring Eagles

As Brian Zurhellen lay on the operating table, a sense of calm washed over him. It was Nov. 1, and while others celebrated Veterans Day, he was getting knocked out with an anesthetic. In a few hours he would earn the title of ...