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FDA Crackdown

November 13, 2018

A recent study by a branch of the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) revealed that an unsettling number of dietary supplements sold between 2007 and 2016 contained unapproved drug ingredients. Di...

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Women in S.T.E.M

November 13, 2018

Battlefield High School is thriving in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, or more commonly known as S.T.E.M. Battlefield has a major Information Technology (IT) program in which students ...

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Local volunteer opportunities for students

October 31, 2017

In Battlefield alone, there are many clubs or honor societies- listed here, that require its members to volunteer. Honor societies offer the chance to tutor peers in a particular subject such as French, Span...

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The rise in mental diseases affects the average teen

October 31, 2017

The pre SATs have passed and midterms are on the horizon which means stress levels are rising. Research has proven that high levels of stress have been known to cause mental diseases, such as depression an...

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A review on the new live-action “Beauty and the Beast “

March 22, 2017

Disney’s new live-action version of Beauty and the Beast brought back familiar songs but added elements to give background to the beloved characters. The film stars Emma Watson and Dan Stevens as the beauty an...

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Girls lacrosse hits the ground running

March 21, 2017

Girls Varsity and JV lacrosse kicked off their season with a scrimmage against Robinson High School on March 7th. Varsity is coached by Head Coach Mary Kugler and Assistant Coach Casey Weaver. There are 1...

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A buddy club kind of Valentine

February 28, 2017

On February 10th, beginning at 6 pm a buddy club sponsored Valentine’s day dance was held at Battlefield in the enclosed cafeteria, where a memorable dance for a community at Battlefield took place. Bu...

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High school debate at Battlefield

February 28, 2017

Joseph Joubert once said, “It is better to debate a question without settling it than to settle a question without debating it.” Battlefield has many forms of debate available to students through the...

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Meet the Board Game Club

February 28, 2017

A lone saboteur works against a team of ambitious miners, trying to thwart their efforts to get the gold at the end of the long, winding caves. A trio of adventurers delve into a forgotten tomb, each loo...

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Oscar nominated foreign language films

February 13, 2017

  When thinking about movies, Hollywood may come to mind. However, not all great movies are made in Hollywood or in the English language. According to, “most good foreign movies are in fact as ...

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Politics vs. comedians

February 7, 2017

  Most political matters are very serious. All of the people who deal with anything politics related, do their very best to be professional when speaking or listening. However, sometimes these politi...

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2017 Grammy Awards

February 7, 2017

The Grammy Awards are just around the corner, airing at 8:00 pm EST on Sunday, February 12th. James Corden, famous actor, producer, writer, comedian and TV host, also known for carpool karaoke, is hosting...

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