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The Student Voice of Statesville High School

The Greyhound Howl

The Greyhound Howl

The Greyhound Howl

Do Teachers Do Enough?

Do Teachers Do Enough?

Tyshiyah Dye, Staff Writer December 9, 2021

Yes, I believe teachers do enough because they help us out a lot. Although, some students do a lot of complaining instead of actually appreciating what teachers do. They are here to make sure students...

Why Arent Students Being Prioritized?

Why Aren’t Students Being Prioritized?

Shaniya Craig, Staff Writer December 2, 2021

The seniors that attend Statesville High School this year do not have any senior privileges, which isn’t fair. In the past, 12th-graders were allowed to leave 5 minutes before class change and 5 minutes...

Dont Blow Smoke

Don’t Blow Smoke

November 22, 2021

Vapes have become a main and dangerous part of many students here at Statesville High School. With many flavors and easy access from other students and friends, it has become very easy to get one and even...

Teen Deaths Due to Drug Use Make Testing More Necessary

Teen Deaths Due to Drug Use Make Testing More Necessary

Tiffanie Little, Staff Writer November 8, 2021

Student athletes are among the many who have used or feel pressured to use illegal drugs. Most schools conduct random drug tests for student athletes in an attempt to prevent or lessen the use of drugs...

Soul Food Fundraiser for SHS Cheer!

Soul Food Fundraiser for SHS Cheer!

Shaniya Craig, Staff Writer October 15, 2021

Each year, there are new additions to the SHS Cheer team but lately, there has been a decrease in how many people try out for the cheer squad. Perhaps this is due to the costs students are faced with if...

The Bathroom Rumble

The Bathroom Rumble

Justin Sykes, Staff Writer September 30, 2021

Here at Statesville High School, going to the bathroom can mean many things. It could be that a student is just going to use the bathroom and come straight back to the classroom in a timely manner. That's...

Joining Journalism

Joining Journalism

Justin Sykes, Staff Writer September 30, 2021

What is journalism? In our class we are assigned our own job based on our skills. Some of our jobs are with art,  entertainment, business, sales management, photography, and many more.   Each...

Is Teen Suicide the Real Pandemic?

Is Teen Suicide the Real Pandemic?

Genesis Grajales, Staff Writer September 14, 2021

Is Teen Suicide the Real Pandemic? Teens face many challenges, ever-changing emotions, complicated relationships and so much more. Add to that, the pressures of high school, working, peer pressure,...

Choose the right image size for online

Choose the right image size for online

Sample Staff Member, Writer June 20, 2021

Size your horizontal photos to 900px wide by 600px tall at a resolution of 72 dpi in RGB color mode before uploading them to your site. Always save photos in .jpg format. Your site will display vertical...

Adding a featured image enhances each story

Adding a featured image enhances each story

Sample Student, Sports Editor June 20, 2021

There are two ways to add a photo to a story in WordPress.  One is to set the photo as a Featured Image for the story, and the other is to insert the photo into the body of the story’s text.  Your...

Showcase area displays top stories in various formats

Showcase area displays top stories in various formats

Sample Student, News Editor June 20, 2021

This area at the top of the homepage is called the Home Top Story & Showcase Area. You can use this space to showcase your top stories. You have two options for this area: displaying a single Top...

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