THE TROJAN TIMES
News for May 20 - May 26
MADE BY DIGITAL JOURNALISM STUDENTS
Written by Jaden Hancin, Jada McCollum, Skyilar Mitchell, Anna Claire Nolfe, Joseph Sandefur, Meadow Stowell, Kate Walden, Holly Yazdi, and Lillie Yazdi.
A Message from the Superintendent
Lindsey: plants test Tuesday, final exam
Smith: final exam
Duke: final exam on social studies study for map final. Minimum wage increase debate on US minimum wage USA today articles
Nettles: final exam
Kinard: final exam
Majewski: final exam
Holt: final exam on social studies study for map final. Minimum wage increase debate on US minimum wage USA today articles
Taylor: final exam
Surrey: final exam
Law: final exam
White: final exam
Boone: final exam
Larisey: final exam
Benefield: final exam
Madison: final exam
Garafafola: final exam
Daphne High School Drum Line
Congratulations to the following band students who were selected for the Daphne High School Drum Line for the 2016-2017 school year:
Shaw Patterson – 2nd bass drum
Chapel Hurst – snare drum
Carter Buchanan – tenor drums
Kyle Septer – 4th bass drum
Miles Cooke – pit percussion
Ben Parker – pit percussionJames Moore – pit percussion
8th Grade Legacy
To: Jasmine Brenamin
Work hard and make good grades and listen to your teacher.
From: Isabella Reid
Always do your work in Coach Woodham’s class
From: Kate Walden
If you have the time to do an assignment, don’t put it off until last minute.
From: Joseph Sandefur
From: Lillie Yazdi
Mrs. Schneider is the best teacher in the whole school.
From: Shaw Peterson
Try to refrain from starting drama here, it gets old and it hurts other people. Don’t do anything you usually wouldn’t do because it will come back to you. You don’t want that.
From: Ethan Croft
If the same person keeps betraying you, don’t make the mistake of trying to make things work between you two. That person isn’t going to change.
From: Adalyn Dugas
To: Ava Bell
Don’t let people take advantage of you and deprive you of your learning. Just remember these words, “You is kind, you is smart, you is important.”- The Help
From: Noah Sidelko
To: Kate Santini
Just know that the stars can only shine in the darkness.
From: Darina Gerard
To: Luke Arnold
Always forgive but never forget.
From: Katie Garrison
Do all your work on time. If you wait, then you will be behind and piled up with work. 8th grade is not hard if you just do your work.
From: Chelsi Mitchell
You can always retake a class, but you can never relive a party.
From: Jackson Meadows
To: Dominick Castronova
Do what we couldn’t do and win that championship. Be the leader of that team.
From: Jacob Nicholson
To: Kj Jackson
Never let what anyone says or do stop you from being who you are.
From: Cayla Vannor
DONT DO SPANISH
Build your mind and heart with several pieces. Use one piece for school purposes. Use this piece to pay attention and study and do homework. Use another piece to keep your happiness and social life.
From: Angela Arnold
Do your homework.
From: Jaxon Manning
Don’t procrastinate. Getting things done before the due date is important.
From: Coleman Liles
Never give up on what you are passionate about whether it’s sports or acedmeics.
From: Caleb Dyche
To: Diamond Edwards and Maggie Madison
Lead the team as you would want to be lead by them (or like me)
From: Karsen Pierce
To: Carter Morgan
Learn how to pitch, cheeseball.
From: Logan Heiter
Don’t let anyone bully you or walk all over you. Stand up for yourself or get an adult.
From: Caleb Bender
People’s opinions do not matter. School won’t last forever, so make the most of it.
From: Jenna Meshejian
To: Diamond Edwards
I am leaving behind your Adidas pants.
From: Victoria Krebs
If you’re going to procrastinate, you have to be smart about it.
From: Jocelyn Wright
Do your work for every teacher! Even if you think the assignment is pointless, DO IT!
From: Sarah Bean
To: All the short girls
If you are a short girl like me, do not try to play basketball in PE. You will get trampled by the tall guys.
From: Madelyn Byrne
Don’t wait till the last minute to do something.
From: Kennedy Costantini
To: Jordan Powell
Have fun but pay attention. Do your best and hang out with people who are a good influence. Love ya lots kiddo!
From: Anna Turner
Never procrastinate, it will stress you out and then you probably won’t finish and your grades will suffer.
From: Hayley Thompson
To: Ashley Rodgers
Make a good group of friends. School will go so much better if you have real friends who will always have your back.
From: Bree Kendrick
Work hard on everything. Homework is important. Keep up with all your work.
From: Quinn Sellers
Do your work, don’t procrastinate, pay attention in class and always study.
From: Sydney Schmitt
To: Ashley Rodgers
Do your own work, and work hard and, get good grades. Participate in as much as you can.
From: Grace Rodgers
Always do your homework and always be respectful to your teachers and fellow students.
From: Ty Turner
Learn to work in a team.
Do your work as soon as possible. Don’t let it pile up.
From: Max Brown
ALWAYS do your work and turn it in on time. It may be cliche but it’ll help you in the long run.
From: Alexis Littreken
To: Elizabeth Kell
If a teacher makes a mistake, call it out. Not snarky, however, as then you will get verbally assaulted.
From: Matthew Ladnier
Stay organized with your assignments and keep track of when they’re due.
From: Al Guarisco
Work hard, don’t procrastinate.
From: Chapel Hurst
To: Elizabeth kell
If you have Mrs. Nettles, tell her Lewis sent you. If you have Mrs. Schneider, tell her Will sent you.
From: Lewis Bruce
To: Josh Ball
Don’t be a lazy person
From: Joseph Agliano
Do your work and turn it in on time. You miss a due date and not only do you have that assignment, but now you have the new ones.
From: Lance Fretwell
Be extra careful especially in Spanish, because Mrs. Valentine is mean.
From: Ian Dudley
Don’t go hangout with friends if you have unfinished work, it’s very stressful.
From: Ryann Sellers
If you try your best, you’ll succeed.
To: All DMS girls
Don’t let other people’s opinions of you keep you from being your true to yourself.
From: Aleah Thomas
Always do your homework in ALL your classes! It will pay off and also take notes and don’t slack off or it will bring your grade down a lot.
From: Reagan Parker
Hi 7th Graders!
If you want to do well in 8th grade make sure you are ready to be responsible. If you be dumb and goof around all it will do is get you in trouble and behind.
From: Taylor dobert
To: Any DMS girl
Don’t be ghetto, nasty, or selfish. Behave in your class or you will suffer. Don’t go to OCS because it sucks.
From: Mya Jo Williams
The advice I am giving you could change your life. No joke. My advice is don’t procrastinate! It will ruin you. I am probably the world’s biggest procrastinator, and it’s horrible. So whatever you please don’t procrastinate. And actually do your work and turn it in on time. If you do this you will actually succeed. So yeah, bye.
From: Bailey Cross
If you get the paper for Spanish.. DO NOT TAKE THE CLASS! It’s over the computer and you really don’t learn anything.
From: Jada McCollum
Do all your work and you will be rewarded in the end.
From: Brooke Gilbert
Always know who your true friends are.
From: Shelby Sliman.
Some things are better left unsaid.
From: Dalaney Clark
Do your class work and turn it on time always and don’t push the teachers, Also stay out of trouble.
From: Courtlyn Penn.
Pay attention in math or it won’t make sense (and do homework)
From: Kirsten Dubisky
To: Sara Powell
Pay attention in math and hang out with people who have the same goals as you. P.S. boys are dumb so don’t get involved with them.
From: Anna Turner
If you have Mrs. Holt. Don’t laugh t her! Get on her good side as soon as possible. Sign up for student aid (It’s a free period)
From: Matthew Brooks
To: Diamond Edwards
My advice to you is to keep your grades up, do your homework, do your best, and be a good leader. Show respect and stay out of trouble.
From: Keirston Johnson
Stay organized and keep up with your work. Mind your business and stay out of drama.
From: Briana Hobbs
My advice is not to do stupid stuff like I did. Like messing with girls in the hall and stuff. Just pay attention and do your because because it is the best thing to do.
From: Cole Deakins
Make sure you have good friends that will always be there for you to cheer you up when you’re down
From: Dasia Ford
Make sure you do all your work because it will pay off in the fututre.
From: Trevor Holley
For all the girls who like to wear sports bars and just a sweatshirt. Make sure that you wear a shirt without a hood when you have coach Woodham.
From: Meadow Stowell
To: Ashton Stricklan
8th grade was a hard year for me to get through (People wise). Just do your work and have the friends you have now next year!. Keep praying that god will help you get through next year.
From: Autumn Strasser
Do your work and study. It pays off.
From: Zoe Dekarske
In Mrs. Garafola’s class, always do your homework. It counts for a lot of your grade. Also her tests are very similar/replicas to her homework.
From: Anna Claire Nolfe
If you have Mrs. Surrey. Make sure you study a lot and do your work.From: Cameron Hughes
Quote of the Week
DIY project of the week
Photograph of the Week
May 23-27 Breakfast Menu
May 23-27 Lunch Menu
Coach Woodham's health class for May
NJHS Induction Ceremony
Restaurant of the Week:
Recipe of the week
Strawberry Cobbler I
- 1/2 cup white sugar
- 1 tablespoon cornstarch
1 cup water
3 cups strawberries, hulled
2 tablespoons butter, diced
1 cup all-purpose flour
1 tablespoon white sugar
1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
3 tablespoons butter
1/2 cup heavy whipping cream
- Preheat oven to 400 degrees F (205 degrees C). Butter a 2-quart baking dish.
- Combine sugar, cornstarch, and water. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until thick and hot. Stir in strawberries, and remove from heat. Pour mixture into the baking dish, and dot with 2 tablespoons butter.
- Sift together the flour, sugar, baking powder, and salt. Cut in 3 tablespoons butter. Stir in cream. Mixture should be fairly soft. Spoon on top of berries.
- Bake for 25 minutes in the preheated oven, or until biscuit is golden brown and filling is bubbly.
The Social List
Instagram: Bishop Briggs is the next hottest artist in town. Follow one of her fan accounts for updates on her music ex. @bishopbdaily
Twitter: @zayn is hinting at kicking off a world lately. If you want all the deets better go check his page.
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Carley's Words of Wisdom
Week 18 - Reputation/Legacy
You only have ONE reputation, act right
It’s easier to lose your reputation than spending a lifetime getting it back
Live life to the fullest because it only happens once
Meet Ms. Leslie Majewski
Arthur Road School in Solon, Ohio
Our mascot was the Road Runner...meep meep
What activities were you involved in?
Sports--Volleyball, basketball, softball, NJHS
What were you like in middle school?
Class clown, but serious about academics, liked to learn, and athletic, I got along with everyone and just like all middle schoolers trying to get rid of acne...lol
What bands, movies, and TV shows were your favorite?
My first concert was GreenDay Dookie tour
I also like New Kids on the Block
Favorite movie was Goonies, A League of their Own
What was your most prized possession or favorite thing?I like my T-shirt blankets that I learned to make from my grandma and home economics class. They are made from old T-shirts from my grade school, high school and college days. They are made from many good times.