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  • Toast

    Toast

    Keely Heck

    December 11, 2017

    "Lift your glass in a toast to..." Toast! Every year right after Christmas break, the girls of D-B social clubs put on and attend Toast, a social club sponsored event at Meadowview Convention Center to recoginze clubs through meaningful and honoring words. This "Sadie Hawkins" style dance requires that...

  • DB Snapchat Stories

    DB Snapchat Stories

    Molly Turner

    November 29, 2017

    Recently a new trend has begun at DB involving student’s social media. The very popular app, Snapchat, has made it possible for students to create private Snapchat stories based on location. Doing this creates a place for students to post pictures and videos that only people at DB can see. This is a...

  • National Honors Society

    National Honors Society

    November 10, 2017

    The National Honors Society is a group for students who act as leaders, spend time doing service work, and excel academically. Megan Evans, a new 9th grade English teacher, is running the National Honors Society this year. Evans believes that National Honors Society is a great thing for students to...

  • The Beatles Are Back!

    The Beatles Are Back!

    November 1, 2017

    The D-B orchestra contains string instruments such as the violin, viola, cello, and the base.  There was an amazing even on October 6th that both Orchestra and Chorus called "Beatles and Bluegrass." Here is the link of the "Beatles and Bluegrass" event that took place: If interested in more dates, here is the calendar for the remainder of the school year: ...

  • Hoco 2K17

    Hoco 2K17

    October 7, 2017

    September 18th through September 22nd was spirit week for Dobyns-Bennett. The DB Hoco game was on Friday, September 22nd. Although the Homecoming game was a loss, the experience itself was an exciting one. Not only were students watching the game, but during the half-time show, the Hoco queen was chosen....

    Janiya Johnson, homecoming queen of 2017

Swimming Is As Easy As H20

Keely Heck, Assistant Editor

November 29, 2017

Some know, and some don't. Dobyns-Bennett has pools. They are located near the gym, and many students don't know that D-B has a pool system. Both freshmen and sophomores are...

Congrats to the DB Band!!

Congrats to the DB Band!!

November 29, 2017

The school band recently made DB extremely proud after earning 6th place at Grand Nationals. The DB band beat out 92 other bands at Grand Nat...

Milligan College’s Engineering Program

Milligan College’s Engineering Program

October 7, 2017

Milligan College Engineering Department will be presenting in the Pridemore Theater on Wednesday, November 1st from 12:45-1:15 regarding their Engineer...

ASVAB Testing

ASVAB Testing

October 6, 2017

The ASVAB test is a military entrance and career placement test for highschool students. The ASVAB is a great test for students to get an ide...

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Daddy’s Home 2: Movie Review

Molly Turner

November 29, 2017

“Daddy’s Home 2” came out in theatres on November 10th, 2017. This movie is a comedy/family movie rated PG 13. “Daddy’s Home 2” is a sequel to the original “Daddy’s ...

BOO 2! A Madea Halloween: Movie Review

BOO 2! A Madea Halloween: Movie Review

November 10, 2017

The new Madea movie, Boo 2! A Madea Halloween, came out on October 20th, 2017. Boo 2! is a horror and a co...

Movie Review: “The Book of Henry”

Movie Review: “The Book of Henry”

October 27, 2017

“The Book of Henry” came out on June 16th, 2017. This movie is a drama crime film, and is rated ...

Mother! : Movie Review

Mother! : Movie Review

October 6, 2017

The new movie “Mother!” came out in theatres on September 15th, 2017. “Mother!” is a drama, horro...

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Are DB Lockers Useful?

Molly Turner

December 8, 2017

The pods of Dobyns Bennett are full of lockers for students to put to use. However, these lockers are hardly ever bought, used, or even unlocked by students. Dobyns Bennett...

Is Having an Hour for Tribe Time a Good Idea?

Is Having an Hour for Tribe Time a Good Idea?

November 26, 2017

Beginning in 2015, DB students were given 1 hour during the day to split between lunch and Tribe Time. More specifically, Tribe Time was al...

The NFL “Takes the Knee”

The NFL “Takes the Knee”

October 6, 2017

Recently a major controversy began on the NFL football field. NFL players have been making the choice to kneel or link arms during th...

School Should Begin Later

School Should Begin Later

September 22, 2017

School days tend to start with an alarm or parent waking up students way too early in the morning. Whether it’s 5:30am or 7:00am...

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The School Newspaper of Dobyns-Bennett High School
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