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The Effect High School Has on Students

The Effect High School Has on Students

November 17, 2022

Some people do not want to admit it but high school is exhausting. Waking up early in the morning, getting ready and getting to school by 8 am, sitting through 90 minute classes/lectures until 3:30, then...

Student Reviews School Production of Puffs

Student Reviews School Production of “Puffs”

November 9, 2022

Puffs, a new perspective of the infamous Harry Potter story, focuses on the three main characters Wayne, Oliver and Megan in their journey through the seven years of Hogwarts from the Hufflepuffs perspective....

Basketball manager Blair Williams and wrestling and football manager Peyton Majors are important parts of the teams they work with. Without them the team wouldnt be the same.

Sports Managers Explain Their Purpose

October 12, 2022

Every sport has its own set of people behind the scenes, such as coaches and sports managers. Coaches are often applauded for leading their team to victory, but the role of sports management is often overlooked....

Top Ten: Natural Hair Products

Top Ten: Natural Hair Products

September 28, 2022

Eden Bodyworks Coconut Shea Curl Defining Creme: This curl defining cream has coconut oil and shea butter, ensuring the best moisture for all types of curls and coils. PROS: Very defining, a great...

Junior Bids a Heartfelt Goodbye to The Queen of England

Junior Bids a Heartfelt Goodbye to The Queen of England

September 21, 2022

On Sept. 8, Queen Elizabeth II died peacefully in her home at Balmoral Castle in Scotland. Her son, Charles III, took her place as the King of England. On Sept. 19, her coffin was lowered into a vault...

Junior Talks Theatre Huntsvilles Upcoming Events

Junior Talks Theatre Huntsville’s Upcoming Events

September 7, 2022

Coming up on its 25th year, Theatre Huntsville’s 2022-2023 season is filled with laughter, drama and a good time.    Dreamgirls Sept. 16-25 An award winning 1981 Broadway show, the...

Going through the decorations, SGA adviser Katie Brewer picks out one of her favorites.

Mardi Gras Chosen For Dance Theme

September 1, 2022

Planning what to wear to any event can be stressful. You have to consider what event you’re going to, what the premise is, who is going to be there, etc. When it comes to events like homecoming, planning...

Student Explains Story Behind HOCO Date

Student Explains Story Behind HOCO Date

August 23, 2022

Last week, SGA announced that the date for the homecoming dance will be Sept. 3 and the homecoming football game will be Sept. 9. After the announcement, conflicts rose between students about the date,...

Candidates Try For MCBOE Positions

Candidates Try For MCBOE Positions

May 5, 2022

Shaw Chris Shaw has been the current principal of Madison County’s Sparkman High school for seven years. Shaw has 35 years of experience, including being the principal of two different schools in...

PRO: Mandated Vaccines Help Save Lives

January 25, 2022

As new COVID variants continue to emerge, eventually spreading into the U.S, the urge for people to get vaccinated and the development of booster shots have significantly increased. Because of the unvaccinated...

Blocking out, sophomore Jalei ONeal prepares to bounce on the rebound.

Sophomore Talks Mid-Season Play

December 17, 2021

Crimson Crier: How have you been feeling about the season so far? Jalei O’Neal: I’m feeling really good about the season so far. I think we have a lot more to come and that we haven’t shown our...

The Sparkman boys bathroom missing all of the mirrors

TikTok Trend Takes Privileges From All

September 22, 2021

Dear TikTokers, thank you for ruining the right for high school students all across the country to go to the restroom unsupervised.  With the Devious Lick challenge overtaking our student body, an...

Debunking the Vaccine Myths

September 22, 2021

As millions of vaccines are being given out and the amount of vaccinated people is increasing by the day, it is important to be aware of how COVID vaccines actually work and how they can effectively prevent...

Going over the music scale with her second period class, new choir teacher Sharon Acray settles into her new position.

New Choir Teacher Shares Her Background in Music

August 20, 2021

Crimson Crier- How many years have you taught? Shana Acray- Um, in the school year this is only my third year. I went back and got my Bachelor’s degree in education a few years ago. Before that, I’ve...

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