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Round Table Discussion: No more fur coats

Round Table Discussion: No more fur coats

By Leah Heon, RT Magazine executive producer

November 11, 2019

Well-known department store Macy’s recently announced they will discontinue their sale of fur coats, which brought in $25 billion in annual sales. After a long battle with the People for the ethical treatment of animals organization, the chain stepped down and announced their decision. Round Table rep...

RT Magazine: 11.01.19

RT Magazine: 11.01.19

By Leah Heon, RT Magazine executive producer

November 11, 2019

On this month's RT Magazine, Juliana Foster speaks to students about the death at this year's Great Frederick Fair, Jordan Long sits down with a survivor of drug abuse, Leah Heon hosts a discussion with fellow Round Table reporters regarding Macy's discontinuation of fur coats and Jacob Daniels introduces...

Highlights: Middletown football 11.01.19

Highlights: Middletown football 11.01.19

November 7, 2019

The Middletown Knights varsity football team dominated the Walkersville Lions, 37-7, in their Nov. 1 game at MHS. Check out highlights from the game.

Reactions: Middletown High School students react to climate change protests

Reactions: Middletown High School students react to climate change protests

By Sarah Buohl, RT reporter

November 7, 2019

 Middletown High School students react to climate change protests led by Greta Thunberg.

Fun Feature: Fashion 411_Jeans

Fun Feature: Fashion 411_Jeans

By Morgan Vandre and Mallory Beck

November 6, 2019

MHS reporters, Mallory Beck and Morgan Vandre review jeans  on trend and popular around MHS.

Spokesman shares some science about slithering snakes

Spokesman shares some science about slithering snakes

By Gabby Pieklo, RT social media editor

November 4, 2019

Snakes are thought by some people to be slithery and slimy, but a recent guest speaker at Middletown High School want people to know there’s a lot more to them than that.   Dr. Colin Strine, lecturer of ecology, spoke to MHS biology classes on Monday, Oct. 14, about his studies and reconciliati...

Opinion: What we have learned from the Wizards first few games

Opinion: What we have learned from the Wizards first few games

By Grant Baker, RT wrap national sports segment producer

November 3, 2019

  The Wizards are off to a rocky start to the season with only one win and four losses. Without John Wall as point guard for the rest of the season they have limited options on the court. With limited stars on the roster, they are going to have to change something if they want a shot at the ...

Reactions: Teen climate change activist

Reactions: Teen climate change activist

By Ben Kincaid, RT reporter

October 30, 2019

Thousands of students, led by Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg, protested in New York City and across the globe in an effort to bring awareness to the dangers of climate change and to urge world leaders to take action. Middletown High School students shared their thoughts on Greta and the protests. MHS...

Opinion: Social media users play a risky game when discussing politics

Opinion: Social media users play a risky game when discussing politics

By Leah Heon, RT Magazine Executive Producer

October 25, 2019

Social media platforms such as Instagram, Twitter and Facebook can be renowned communication tools for friends and family members, but they are not a platform to discuss politics. As the political climate has become tumultuous as ever, people have taken to social media to voice their opinions and eng...

Climate change rallies heat up the streets of Frederick

Climate change rallies heat up the streets of Frederick

By Leah Heon, RT reporter

October 18, 2019

Recently, protesters gathered along Winchester Hall in Frederick to voice their opinions on climate change. Although there have been many heated rallies throughout the country, there was no opposition at this rally.  Some felt as if public protest was the only means of making their voice heard. ...

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