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Awareness for Homelessness

Awareness for Homelessness

Ella Gwartney, ENN Staff

May 22, 2018


Filed under Beyond The Nest, Showcase

Mansfield, Texas and the surrounding cities are a lower to upper middle class, privileged area to live in. A lot of the time, we forget that there are people in our own communities who do not live as well as others. However no matter where in the world a person lives, it is not easy to be young and low ...

Avicii: His Life and Legacy

Avicii: His Life and Legacy

Connor Thompson, ENN Staff

May 8, 2018


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Authorities confirmed that on April 20, 2018, 28-year-old Swedish DJ Avicii died in a hotel room in Muscat, the capital of Oman, after fighting a long, arduous battle with acute pancreatitis and alcoholism, according to a statement by his publicist. "It is with profound sorrow that we announce the loss...

NFL Draft Highlights

NFL Draft Highlights

Jaime Zuniga, ENN Staff

May 2, 2018


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Last Thursday the 2018 NFL Draft was held at AT&T Stadium in Arlington. For college football players, this is their judgment day, considering the Draft decides who makes the cut for the NFL. This year the Cleveland Browns had the first pick of the first round while the Cowboys had to wait for the...

Student Survives Death

Student Survives Death

Ashton Blackwell, ENN Staff

March 23, 2018


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On January 19th, a thirteen year old boy collapsed among his classmates at Danny Jones, and fell completely unresponsive. He was considered dead for five minutes. Eighth grader Jeffrey Cotton remained unconscious while his coaches rushed to save his life. As a middle school coach, the last thing any...

Obsession and Compulsion

Obsession and Compulsion

March 9, 2018


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Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, or OCD for short, is an anxiety disorder in which people have recurring, unwanted thoughts that make them feel driven to do something repetitively. People suffering from OCD perceive, and often overestimate the threat of the intrusive thoughts. This in turn leads to an...

Joy for the Forgotten

Joy for the Forgotten

Whitney Steed, ENN Editor

February 27, 2018


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We’ve become familiar with the theme that helping others will benefits us. Yet, the power of serving others often gets lost in the midst of our habitual actions and unexpected daily problems. As a newspaper staff, we've been able to experience the power of our words, but as of February 9th, we were...

Tide Pods…Seriously?!

Tide Pods…Seriously?!

Jaime Zuniga, Enn Staff

January 29, 2018


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If you've been anywhere on the internet you've most likely seen it. The Tide Pod Challenge has plagued our news outlets and social media. The challenge started with an internet meme emerging in late December 2017, daring people to eat the laundry detergent pods. Since then teens have been video taping...

Christmas in Mansfield

Christmas in Mansfield

Sydney Ferguson, ENN Staff

December 14, 2017


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Thanksgiving has officially ended. Pumpkin patches are slowly packing up to make way for Christmas tree lots while houses are outlined in lights. However, as people trade in their turkeys for hot cocoa and candy canes, not many people are sure how else they can celebrate outside of their family traditions....

Real vs Fake Christmas Trees

Real vs Fake Christmas Trees

Osaivbie Uhunmwuangho, ENN Staff

December 12, 2017


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Opening presents under the Christmas tree is a common tradition for people who celebrate the holiday. But which kind of  tree do you open them under? Real and fake Christmas trees each have their advantages and disadvantages, depending on how much money you are willing to spend, the kind of material...

Net Neutrality: It affects You

Net Neutrality: It affects You

Jaime Zuniga

December 1, 2017


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10 hours and 39 minutes. According to a 2016 study by CNN, this is how long the average American spends using the internet everyday. This could change dramatically, due to recent efforts to abolish net neutrality. Net neutrality means that everything on the internet from streaming services to Google...

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