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  • 8 Life Hacks For School
    Arts & Entertainment

    8 Life Hacks For School

    Ava Q., Writer

    September 15, 2017

    School can be so much fun!  Sometimes. Rarely. OK, it can be kind of boring, and hard, and sleep inducing… anyway you get the idea. But don’t worry! The Day Creek Howl has got your back. These hacks will blow your mind  and might actually be helpful! Without further ado, here they are: Do you have trouble trying to get your earbud cord out of your Chromebook? Well then, this one is for you. Instead of trying to pull by the cord, or tryi...

    Check out these eight amazing life hacks to help you out during this school year.

    Image credited to Ella D.

  • Chromebooks and the Loo
    Arts & Entertainment

    Chromebooks and the Loo

    Emily L., Writer

    September 13, 2017

    Five million, one hundred and forty-three thousand, eight hundred and ninety-two germs. Add another hundred thousand or so if you have a mouse, according to The Huffington Post. That’s about the amount of germs you have on your Chromebook right now. Yeah, I know, it’s no biggie, but consider that you are probably touching a laptop that’s been touched by someone who may not have washed their hands after using the loo. The baby wipes on the c...

    What's up with all of the germs nowadays?

    Image credited by Ella D.

  • Should Teachers Use NetSupport More Often?
    School News

    Should Teachers Use NetSupport More Often?

    Sonia P., Writer

    September 8, 2017

    Technology is everywhere on campus. Schools began the tech trend by providing individual laptops, or Chromebooks, to students a few years ago. These tools allow kids to take full advantage of the benefits of the Internet. However, to students, there is a limit to access. While students attempt to use the web for educational purposes in the classroom, school rules aren’t always given heed to. You know the roll! ConnectED, StudySync and several other things...

    Should teachers be monitoring their students' screens better?

    Image credited to Eve H.

Broadcasting Announcements

September 25, 2017 IF FULL SCREEN DOES NOT WORK, PLEASE REFRESH AND TRY FULL SCREEN AGAIN.

Darci Lynne Farmer Wins America’s Got Talent

Darci Lynne Farmer Wins America’s Got Talent

Joshua B., Writer

After 52 million votes, Darci Lynne Farmer, a ventriloquist/singer, emerged victorious as the winner of the 12th America’s ...

September 24, 2017

Mexico’s 7.1 Magnitude Earthquake Kills At Least 273

Mexico’s 7.1 Magnitude Earthquake Kills At Least 273

Joshua B., Writer

On Tuesday, September 19th, 2017, a devastating 7.1 magnitude earthquake took the lives of at least 273 people in Mexico. Ove...

September 24, 2017

The World’s Richest Woman Dies At 94

The World’s Richest Woman Dies At 94

Joshua B., Writer

Liliane Bettencourt, 94 years old, passed away on Thursday, September 21st, 2017. She was the richest woman with a net worth ...

September 21, 2017

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Freshmen Files: A Freshie’s First Week At LOHS

Freshmen Files: A Freshie’s First Week At LOHS

Rachel B., Editor Emeritus

High School! Yes, the last four years before parting my own way. Terrifying, right? Actually, not really. But this could only be my perspective. Of course, it’s a completely ...

August 24, 2017

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Top 10 Most Expensive Cars

Top 10 Most Expensive Cars

Viraj N., Writer

The average price of a new car in the U.S. is $33,560. Most adults and families drive cars from inside that price range. However, the most affluent can afford luxurious cars. A recent article by Mike Guy, showcas...

September 14, 2017

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Cleveland Indians Made History

Cleveland Indians Made History

Jonas D., Writer

Over the years, there have been many great records set in Major League Baseball, like Joe Dimaggio's 56 consecutive games with a hit and Pete Rose’s record for most hits o...

September 18, 2017

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What Is With Morning Traffic???

What Is With Morning Traffic???

Ava Q., Writer

If a student of DCIS asked their parents what they least liked about dropping their kids off at school, they would most likely say the traffic. Everybody hates traffic. It slo...

September 6, 2017

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Coyote Pack? Or the Lone Wolf?

Coyote Pack? Or the Lone Wolf?

Isabelle P., Writer

This one’s for you people who use the excuse “I can’t decide” so you don’t have to do a sport. Oh, grow up! Your parents shouldn’t be choosing a sport for you any...

September 20, 2017

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The Lego Batman Movie

The Lego Batman Movie

Montana L.

If you are into movies that include crime-fighting superheroes, humor and mischief-making villains, then Warner Bros. The Lego Batman Movie is perfect for you. With scenes that contain ...

February 21, 2017

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The student news site of Day Creek Intermediate School
The student news site of Day Creek Intermediate School