‘Addam’s Family’ is great for Halloween, anytime

Katelyn Young, General News

October 30, 2020

The animated film "The Addams Family" is a great movie. I have never watched the original version but I’m sure it’s good too. I do plan on watching the original one sometime. I loved this movie and the song to the ...

Crocheting provides fun way to fill time

Sydney Miller, Academics Editor

October 29, 2020

One of the things I like to do in my free time is crochet. I first learned how to crochet from my fifth-grade reading teacher, as she taught everyone in all of her classes. She taught the students how to crochet because she believed it was an easy way to relieve stress off o...

‘Sea of Thieves’ provides lots of options

Brendan Heilman, Clubs Editor

October 27, 2020

“Sea Of Thieves” is a game online multiplayer game developed by Rare with 63 different islands, and three different types of ships: Shloop, Briginette and Galleon with hundreds of cosmetics for your character and your ship. You can get attacked by a shark, a bigger shark, an even bigger shark, a Meg...

Wrestling provides fun, prepares for other sports

Collin Sherrill, Sports Reporter

October 26, 2020

Wrestling is an easy way to lose weight and have fun. Wrestling is one of the sports I play. Wrestling takes practice, skill, agility, and quickness. You can wrestle a novice or open. Novice is a beginning level. Open is for experienced wrestlers. You earn a spot on ...

‘The Nun’ offers lots of jumps for horror lovers

Katelyn Young, General News Editor

October 23, 2020

I think "The Nun" is a great movie to watch during Halloween. It is filled with jump scares and goes along with the movies "The Conjuring" and "Annabelle." I watched it in the theaters, and it made me jump so many times. I think I’ve only watched it twice, but I plan on w...

Tennis provides versatility for athletes

Noah McFatridge, Student Life Reporter

October 21, 2020

I have been playing tennis for a long time now. I remember coming out when I was maybe 5 or 6 years old. I like tennis because it is fun and it is a solo mission unless you are playing doubles. You don’t have to worry about s...

‘NBA 2K21’ offers some differences from ‘2K20’

Kelan Smith-Johnson, Clubs Reporter

October 20, 2020

"NBA 2K21" is an NBA game and basically the only difference it has Against 2K20 is the shot meter. The shot meter was  up and down, but now it is side to side, and it depends on which NBA player who have. I have asked som...

‘Conjuring’ is a must for Halloween

Katelyn Young, General News Editor

October 16, 2020

"The Conjuring" is a scary movie and is said to be based off of a true story. Since Halloween is around the corner, it's time to start watching some scary movies. "The Conjuring" is about a family that moves into a new house, and the house ends up being haunted. After they realize the house...

‘Among Us’ gains popularity at DMS

Sydney Miller, Student Life Editor

October 15, 2020

“Among Us” is a game that has gained popularity very quickly, and almost every student at Duncan Middle School has either played it or heard of it. Although this game has just recently gained attention, it has been around for years...

Students want nap time

Noah McFatridge, Student Life Reporter

October 14, 2020

At DMS, the students get pretty exhausted from all that work. One thing that will help it is if DMS incorporated  is nap time. “I don’t think teens get enough sleep, so a special nap time at school would be fantastic,” Xyler...

‘No Man’s Sky’ has much to offer

Brendan Heilman, Clubs Editor

October 13, 2020

"No Man’s Sky" is a great game. It was developed in 2016, by Hello Games. The game has more than 255 unique galaxies. In turn, the galaxies are comprised of 3 to 4 billion regions, each of which contain more than 122 and up to roughly 550 star s...

Cheer is not a sport

Karsen Cogburn, Sports Editor

October 12, 2020

Cheerleading is not a sport. By all means, I agree that competitive cheerleading is a sport, but not a school cheer team. Cheerleaders do a lot. I won’t disagree with that, but not enough to be classified as a sport. Why I think this is no...