Dear readers: My oh my, where has the time gone? As you know, on June 1st, all seniors walked across that beautiful stage at Merriweather Post Pavilion, and they can now tell the whole world that they are full-grown adults, and… …oh, wait, I’m a senior, and I walked across that stage on June 1st telling the world that I’m a full-grown adult. Anyway, all … Continue reading An Open Letter About My Time at The Scroll
27 years after tying the knot, the knot finally came undone for Bill and Melinda Gates. On Monday, May 3, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, and his first wife Melinda Gates (formerly French,) announced that they were separating for the first time since their 1994 marriage. In a Twitter post from the influential couple, they stated “After a great deal of thought and a lot of … Continue reading End of the Road: Microsoft Co-Founder Announces Divorce
Not too long ago, OMHS announced that they were replacing the traditional senior picnic with a carnival due to COVID protocols preventing food (other than water) being served to people. “The plan right now is to have a variety of games and areas for people to sit in the shade if they just want to hang out with friends…” commented Katherine Florida, the school’s media … Continue reading Senior Events Update: What Will Replace the Picnic?
Ah, prom. A very special night when high schoolers can be high schoolers…unless a pandemic gets in the way of that. Not too long ago, OMHS announced that in an effort to combat the spread of COVID-19, they were canceling Prom this year. Now, I know that there are people like me that are unfazed by the news; however, I also know there were people … Continue reading Bummed There’s No Prom? Try These Alternatives!