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Two new schools coming to St. Johns County

By Emily Charles    As of fall 2019, the population of students enrolled at Ponte Vedra High School is 1,780. At Bartram Trail High School it is 2,847, and at Allen D. Nease High School, 2,669. Even though these are unusually…

AP Exam Dates and Times

AP exams will be a little different this year… They will be taken at home, in a 45-minute time slot, all open note, all FRQ. Exam Start Times 12:00 PM EST 2:00 PM EST 4:00 PM EST Mon, May 11…

Herpes-infected monkeys roam Florida

By Jeremiah Pacheco It’s not usual that you see monkeys in North Florida and potentially in your backyard. But recently Rhesus Macaque monkeys have been spotted roaming the counties of Duval, Putnam, Flagler, and St. Johns. While these monkeys can…

Why we all count (and are counted)

By Jack Landis    With the new decade upon us, we can expect many new and great things. Better technology, new music, more movies, there’s even a Presidential Election later this year. And then there’s the more mundane, but equally important:…

March Madness wraps up spirit week at PVHS

March Madness came to an end on Friday the sixth with a bang, with period three facing off against period five; the former taking the victory. It was also the end to spirit week, which saw new and exciting themes.

Residents experience limited beach time until February’s end

   St. Johns County closed Mickler’s Landing Beach to the public on Nov. 4, 2019, to begin the process of restoration. Their plan was to close the beach from Nov. 4 until February of 2020 for the construction of sand…

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Austrailia’s dilemma

  Since Nov. 11, 2019, Australia’s wild animals and human lives have been at risk of death due to the hulking flames expanding throughout the country. The fire started because of multiple reasons. The main ones are believed to be…

The world’s water crisis

    Over 4 billion years ago the Earth was formed with pure H2O molecules. Today these same molecules in the oceans, lakes, rivers, etc. Over the past 100 years we have seen a rise in our sea levels. According…

The science behind climate change

  As most have heard, climate change seems to be the source of all environmental problems the world is facing. According to whatsyourimpact.org, climate change is when the average long-term weather patterns of a region are altered for an extended…