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  • Green is Good

    Green is Good

    March 13, 2017

    In the mix of all that is political, one particular subject matter rises above all in public opinion- global warming. At this point, it’s pretty obvious climate change isn’t something people are unfamiliar with. There are countless sources of evidence that ultimately proves the vitality of t...

Teacher of the Year for grades 9-12

Brittney Smith, Editor

The 2017 Teacher of the Year for high school was awarded to Dobyns Bennett World History teacher, Joanna Nash. Mrs. Nash has been teaching for a total of twenty years, si...

April 11, 2017

Teacher in the Spotlight

March 13, 2017

For this edition of Teacher in the Spotlight, the DB Arrowhead staff chose to recognize Peaches Hash for her wonderful personality and dedica...

Changes Coming to Kingsport City Schools

March 13, 2017

By now, everyone has heard of the new upcoming plans for Kingsport City Schools. But do you really know what’s happening? On December 12, ...

How did our Ocean Science Bowl Team hold up in competition?

March 7, 2017

On Saturday, February 18, the DB Ocean Science Bowl Team competed in their first ever competition, the Blue Heron Bowl in Wilmington, North Carol...

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What is Cinco de Mayo?

Abby Armstrong, Editor

Cinco de Mayo is a day celebrated all over the United States and Mexico- why is that? The day is known for eating Mexican foods and half-priced pitchers of Margaritas, but man...

May 3, 2017

Staff Picks- La La Land

Staff Picks- La La Land

January 12, 2017

*Spoiler Alert* From the opening scene to the curtain fall, La La Land was incredible in its impression...

Star Trek went above and BEYOND in new movie

Star Trek went above and BEYOND in new movie

October 17, 2016

  You’ve probably never seen me wearing Spock ears or giving the Vulcan hand sign considering...

Staff Picks: Best Christmas Comedy?

Staff Picks: Best Christmas Comedy?

December 16, 2015

Elf (2003): This is easily one of my favorite Christmas comedies, honestly it’s one of the only ones I...

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Should D-B Adopt Gender-Neutral Restrooms?

Should D-B Adopt Gender-Neutral Restrooms?

Davian Graninger, Editor

With the recent events going on regarding the considered social injustice in relation to human rights, subject matters like recognition of sexual orientation and gender i...

January 30, 2017

Movie Review: The Magnificent 7

November 8, 2016

In this modern rehashing of the 1960's film by John Sturges, director Antoine Fuqua changes up the setting to a gold mining town that i...

Is Today’s Generation Really Just “Lazy”?

September 9, 2016

Students today face many difficulties that our parents and grandparents did not. The gap in times and technology gives us more advant...

Harmful or Helpful? Standardized Testing

February 11, 2016

Standardized testing is often praised by test administrators and school systems worldwide. Started in 1905 by a French psychologist,...

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The School Newspaper of Dobyns-Bennett High School
The School Newspaper of Dobyns-Bennett High School