Brace Yourselves. The Mega-Winter is Coming
by Matthew O'Connor
This winter may be the harshest of them all

Last year was a very light winter with only 50.6 inches of snow. This causes
meteorologists to think we will have a very heavy winter this year. Although there has been very little snowfall so far, there is still plenty of time for a blizzard. J-DHS students, however, are split on whether the winter will be harsh or not.

An average winter in Syracuse, NY has about 120 inches of snow. This number, however, does not take into account how much variance there is in the numbers for each year,...

Salvadores for El Salvador
by Austin Zmolek
El salvador by courtney ellis

You see those commercials of starving children that are nothing but skin and bones. No home to live in. No food to eat. No education. No protection. No opportunities at fulfilling their dreams and...

Oh No, The World is Endi--
by August Kissel and Julia Skeval
Graphic end of worldhh

The apocalypse is coming! Or not. The Mayan calendar comes to a halt on Dec. 21, 2012, leading many to believe the world will end. Students at Jamesville-DeWitt High School give their input on...

College Applications
by Mopati Kuswani
College  ap pic

For seniors, the approaching holidays mean its time look to colleges to attend after their high school career. This time is jam-packed with essays to write, counselors to talk to, transcripts and...

Two Terms
by Morgan Sawyer
Election map courtesy of

In the wee hours of Nov. 7, the final electoral college results came in and a winner was decided. By a gaping margin of 332 to 206 electoral votes, President Barack Obama was re-elected. Millions...

The world's ending soon, so you might as well dance
by Chloe Drescher and Dori Bergman
Semi photo by chloe drescher

Jamesville-DeWitt High School’s Semi-Formal was originally planned to be on Dec. 21 of 2012, scheduled conveniently on the day that the world was predicted to end. The sophomore class officers...