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Valentine’s Day

Riley Thomas February 13, 2021

Valentines, the day of love! Some people are going to take their valentines on picnics or to a nice restaurant and others won’t have one but that’s okay. Valentine’s Day is going to be a great...

Durant small forward and shooting guard Aiden Jones makes a shot

eLearning B-baller Aiden Jones Returns To School

Ayla Yebba, Staff Writer February 5, 2021

Playing varsity basketball at school can be difficult. Playing varsity basketball from home is impossible. But that’s what Sophomore Aiden Jones has been doing since the beginning of basketball season. This...

Cobra Kai a Netflix original show that is Kicking the Competition.

Newly Popular Netflix Show Cobra Kai Is Kicking The Competition

Ayla Yebba, Staff Writer February 1, 2021

Cobra Kai is a super popular comedy-drama television series streaming on Netflix and based on the original Karate Kid films of the 1980s. Cobra Kai picks up the storyline 34 years after the infamous All...

Is Senioritis Really A Thing?

Rachel Hesse, Managing Editor January 29, 2021

Senior year is the year when students’ goals are to apply for and (hopefully) get into their dream college, finish off the year strong, raise their GPA, and make as many memories as possible.  Well...

Durant High School Junior Ricky Lin become TikTok famous over quarantine

Durant Student Ricky Lin Becomes TikTok Famous

Allie Sigl, Design Editor January 28, 2021

First created in 2016 by Chinese company ByteDance, TikTok has become one of the most downloaded social media platforms in the United States with over a hundred million downloads. One of the most notable...

Students Coming Back from E-Learning

Mason Gourley January 26, 2021

As the first semester ends, a new one starts. Over 300 students came back from e-learning who are going to have to adapt to this new, yet old, environment. Many students could not wait to come back...

Boyhood Dreams, A Never-Ending Passion For The Game

Lily Belcher, Editor in Chief January 25, 2021

In 2017, four years removed from their last playoff appearance, Rays’ manager Kevin Cash selected an ebullient former outfielder to fill the void left by the loss of first base coach Rocco Baldelli....

46th Inauguration To Welcome President Biden Is Looking A Little Different

46th Inauguration To Welcome President Biden Is Looking A Little Different

Ayla Yebba, Staff Writer January 22, 2021

On Wednesday, January 20th the United States of America hosted a traditional ceremony for the newly elected 46th president, Joe Biden. While massive crowds usually attend the event due to the current...

Sabrina Carpenter Releases A Song, Seemingly In Response to Olivia Rodrigo

Lily Belcher, Editor In Chief January 22, 2021

After Olivia Rodrigo’s debut song “Driver’s License” broke countless records in its first days of streaming, fans took to TikTok sharing their theories on who the song was about. Singer, song...

Olivia Rodrigo Releases Debut Song “Drivers License”

Adamari Jaimez January 14, 2021

Seventeen-year-old song-writer, Olivia Rodrigo, broke the record for most single-day streams on her song Driver’s License released on Friday January 8, 2021. Her debut single surpassed Ariana Grande’s...

The Durant Cross Country Team celebrates in its win at the Hillsborough County Public Schools 2020 Regionals

Cross Country Seniors And Their High School Success

Allie Sigl, Design Editor January 10, 2021

After months of early mornings, long practices, and hard work, the Durant Cross Country Team’s work finally paid off as they came out victorious, clinching Durant’s first-ever district title in early...

US Capitol Stormed By Protesters

Adamari Jaimez January 9, 2021

The United States Capitol was stormed by pro-Trump supporters on January 6, 2021.President Trump held a Save America Rally to encourage his supporters to “stop the steal” of the election, urging them...

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