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The Student News Source of Sparkman High School

The Crimson Crier

The Student News Source of Sparkman High School

The Crimson Crier

Julia Helms

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Why You Should Not Drink An Iced Matcha Latte

Why You Should Not Drink An Iced Matcha Latte

March 13, 2020

I have always been a coffee drinker, but growing up in the south instilled in me a respect for tea. While matcha is not my first choice, it is not, by itself, a terrible option. However, when blended into...

Water Fountain Seems To Be Haunted

Water Fountain Seems To Be Haunted

February 4, 2020

I don't know if anyone has taken notice of Sparkman's new ghost, but our fountain ghost has taken control of the tall water fountain next to the girl’s bathroom in the gym lobby.  I have seen the...

Rise Of Skywalker Leaves Much To Be Desired By Fans

Rise Of Skywalker Leaves Much To Be Desired By Fans

January 15, 2020

With anticipation for redemption, “Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker” rounded out the classic saga with a gripping and fulfilling ending.  After the disappointment of Episode VIII, Star Wars fans were...

Comedian Ricky Gervais Makes A Bold Statement

Comedian Ricky Gervais Makes A Bold Statement

January 14, 2020

The Golden Globes are a popular forerunner to the Oscars. People worldwide tune in to see this year's best movies win awards, but we always look forward to the opening speech. Some comedian is called upon...

With hundreds of Christmas movies, news editor Julia Helms lists her favorites.

Get Into the Holiday Spirit With a Classic Holiday Movie

December 17, 2019

"Elf"- I would consider this the single most quoted, most watched, most merchandised Christmas movie of all time. Will Ferrell takes on the roll of Buddy the wholesome and loving human elf. If any movie...

Students Scare Easily

October 30, 2019

New Apple products will hit the stores soon. These come with new upgrades that will wow all techies.

[Photo] New Apple Products Will Offer New, Improved Features

October 4, 2019

New Apple products will hit the stores soon. These come with new upgrades that will wow all techies.

Hydro Flasks Make Us Jump Out of Our Chairs

Hydro Flasks Make Us Jump Out of Our Chairs

September 9, 2019

If a Hydro flask falls in a classroom and there is no VSCO around to hear it, does it even make a sound? The answer is yes, it does make a sound, and the entire school hears it.  There is no greater...

New science teacher Randy Potter teaches his first period class. Potter moved to Huntsville from Texas with his wife.

New Anatomy Teacher Captures His Students’ Attention Early In Year

August 20, 2019

With several new teachers joining the staff this school year, Randy Potter stepped in as the new anatomy teacher and has already captured his students’ attention. Potter discovered his love of anatomy...

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