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My view: Star Wars movie watch marathon

My view: Star Wars movie watch marathon

January 22, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Featured, Movies, Opinion

By Claire Hubbell '17 | Staff Writer As I have grown and matured into the strong, independent woman I am today, I have learned quite a number of things about myself along the way. Unfortunately for myself and those who are close to me, I have discovered the sad reality that is my poor excuse of a wo...

How to make peppermint bark

January 19, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

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Top 5 movies to see this holiday break

Top 5 movies to see this holiday break

December 18, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Featured, Movies, Opinion

By Zoe Evans '17 | Pulse Social Media Coordinator The two week period of Winter Break is the best time to catch up on what’s new in theaters. With an array of genres, ratings, and titles, no moviegoer is left without options. Here are some top names that you can go see in theaters over break: ...

Thrilling must-reads for the holiday break

Thrilling must-reads for the holiday break

December 17, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Featured, Opinion

By Lauren Pankin '16 | Copy Supervisor Last winter break, I went to Paris, Tokyo, and Colombia--all in a single day, and for under $50. Treat yourself to similar vacations this holiday season by picking up one of these great reads. Whether you’re planning on basking in Florida sun, skiing d...

Top 7: Things to look forward to in “Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens”

Top 7: Things to look forward to in “Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens”

December 17, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Featured, Movies, Opinion

By Erykah Benson '17 | Page Editor It’s a matter of days before nerds everywhere congregate to watch what is predicted to be one of the biggest movies of the year. “Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens,” is set to premiere on Friday, Dec. 18 in theaters everywhere. According to The Hollywood...

The Weeknd Concert Review

The Weeknd Concert Review

November 12, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Galleries, Opinion

By Zoe Jackson '16 | Page Editor This past Saturday, The Palace of Auburn Hills was filled to the rafters. 20,000 adoring fans decided to spend their weekend with The Weeknd, hanging on to his every note. But the last time the Weeknd performed in Detroit, he couldn’t even fill the Fox Theater--a third of the small venues seats remained unfilled. Yet, he promised on that night in 2013 to return to Detroit. And return, he did. The Weeknd opened the night with the first track from hi...

Marching bands, football stands and the choices between them

Marching bands, football stands and the choices between them

November 4, 2015
Filed under Band and Orchestra, Fall, Featured, Features

By Lauren Thom ’18│Staff Writer Playing high B-flats and football is proving to be a lot to handle for specific students at South who are involved with both marching band and the football teams. Miles Dearing ‘19 has been playing football since he was eight years old.  He started this year’...

Pointe Singers veteran ranked internationally in competition

Pointe Singers veteran ranked internationally in competition

November 2, 2015
Filed under Choir, Featured, Features

By Alexis Motschall '16│Business Manager Pointe Singers veteran Emma Aboukasm ’14 is one of five finalists in the Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition. Aboukasm found out about the competition held in New Jersey through her former jazz piano teacher, Scott Gwinnell, Aboukasm s...

The wonderful world of Fantasy Football

The wonderful world of Fantasy Football

October 29, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Featured, Opinion

By JD Gray '16 | Staff Writer Without fantasy football, what would friends talk about, the weather? I love fantasy football, every year I manage at least two leagues. It’s a great way to fill up the dull cloudy days that take over during the cold months. If you already play fantasy footbal...

Top 10: Halloween movies

Top 10: Halloween movies

October 27, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Featured, Movies, Opinion

By Lily Patterson '16 | Staff Writer 10. The Exorcist “The Exorcist” is a must-see. We have all heard stories from our parents about how horrified they were when they first saw this film. It was considered the scariest movie of all time and is both intriguing and frightening. This movie features ...

South speaks: Erebus and Scarefest prove overrated

South speaks: Erebus and Scarefest prove overrated

October 21, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Featured, Opinion

Erebus wows in disappointment factor By Jessica Whitney '16 | Staff Writer Erebus is known as being the largest, 4-story haunted house in the United States. Around Halloween, hundreds of people come every weekend to Pontiac to experience the supposedly terrifying attraction, and I was one of them la...

A junior speaks: DTE exposed

A junior speaks: DTE exposed

October 14, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Music, Opinion

By Gillian Eliot '17 | Staff Writer DTE Energy Music Theatre has always catered to all genres of music, even when it was known as Pine Knob. With the choice of sitting on the lawn or under the pavilion, it’s a great venue for all ages. Ticket prices vary depending on the artist performing, but usua...

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