Tips for a successful bracket

As the end of March draws near, the madness is set to begin with the NCAA basketball tournament. The tournament, often referred to as March madness, consists of 64 teams with the winner becoming the national champion for division one men’s college basketball. Play begins March 21 and lasts through April 8, is viewed by millions of Americans each year,

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AP Microeconomics

AP Microeconomics has made its debut at Darby this semester. The class is taught by Chris Maul, and prepares the students to take the AP test at the end of the year. It teaches the basics of economy and how companies produce goods.   “It’s interesting, entertaining, [and] a bit challenging to teach and learn.”   Being taught for the first time

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Will the 2020 election end with similar results as 2016 or will a new person be elected to the presidency

With President Trump’s term halfway over, the campaign trail for the 2020 presidential election has already begun with 16 candidates having officially announced their run for the presidency.   Donald Trump filed his re-election campaign on the day of his inauguration in 2017, and he already has had over a dozen rallies in the past two years. Of the 45 presidents,

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Darby Alumni Wins Gold In Special Olympics

Class of 2015 Darby Alumni Jabari Wilson is representing Team USA this month as he competes in Abu Dhabi for the 2019 World Special Olympics.   The World Special Olympics began in 1968, and it is the highest stage of competition for athletes competing with intellectual disabilities. The Special Olympics is the world’s largest humanitarian sporting event, and the Special Olympics

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Presidents Day

Presidents’ Day was on February 18th and commemorated all the past presidents and their actions, good or bad. To look back on all the presidents, I will summarize each one in a sentence.   George Washington was the first president of the United States and was a general in the Revolutionary War. John Adams was a lawyer and a diplomat,

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2018 in Review

2018 is coming to an end so it is time to take a look at important things that have happened this year. From bizarre internet trends to heartbreaking deaths that shook the country, the past 365 days have been like no other. Music   This past year had so many new albums released, that fans of any genre of music were

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A Pinkie for Polio

  Poliomyelitis, also known as Polio, is a worldwide known disease that can result in death or leave someone paralyzed in the most severe cases. Most of the people affected by Polio are five or younger, and most of the people affected by this terrible disease live in Afghanistan, Nigeria, and Pakistan. As of now, there is no cure for

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What is the Best Halloween Movie?

When October hits, all anybody wants to watch is a scary movie to get them into the Halloween mood. What many people don’t realize, is that there are plenty of fantastic Halloween films that aren’t terrifying. Everyone loves a good cover-your-eyes, spill-the-popcorn horror movie, but sometimes people just like to get comfortable and watch a fall favorite with a cup

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Fun Fall Activites

With the fall season in full swing, it is that time of the year to start getting your friends and family together to go to some fun fall festivities. Some of people’s favorites are going to a pumpkin patch, picking apples, or going on hayrides. Other activities include haunted houses, corn mazes, and carving pumpkins. One popular activity going on

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