The Eagle

New Starbucks set to open

Story by Ashleigh Fields, Online Editor-In-Chief

May 9, 2019

Filed under Community

The community alongside Monroe Road is continuing to thrive as new businesses like Sprint, Hawthorne’s Pizza, and Wingstop create a home in the shopping center across from East Meck. They draw an influx of high school customers...

Suspensions at East: Parker instates new discipline policies

Story by Ashleigh Fields, Online Editor-In-Chief

January 8, 2019

Filed under Community, News, Student Life

The 2018- 2019 academic school year has been filled with various new discipline policies at East Meck. Many of these policies result in either after school detention, in school suspension (ISS), or out of school suspension (OSS),...

Choosing Home

Story by Lindsey Flores, Staff Writer

October 16, 2018

Filed under Student Life, Uncategorized

We make choices everyday and those choices can impact our lives in an instant. I made the choice of moving to North Carolina with my mom, towards the end of my sophomore year because I wanted to see if I could be at a better...

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 ...