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Supply chain issues have made ports all over America backed up with thousands of shipments.
Holiday Shopping Nightmare
Will Eaton, Opinion/Editorial Editor • December 2, 2021

As the holiday season begins, people are buying presents for their loved ones no matter what they celebrate. However, as Americans enter the second pandemic...

Converse University is upgrading and changing over the 2021-2022 school year.
Changing the Classic Converse
Leah Chandler, Variety Editor • December 2, 2021

Since the early 19th Century, Converse University has been a local landmark known for its quaint campus and strong art programs. Recently, it’s gone...

Kirsti McEnroe poses with other swimmers at the National Select Swimming camp.
McEnroe Swims on National Platform
Sarah McMeekin, Co-Editor-in-Cheif • December 7, 2021

Imagine the fastest swimmers in the country, all gathered in one place to advance their already distinguished swimming skills and knowledge....

Laney Brothers (10) walks to her next hole with her clubs.
Another Steady Season for Girls Golf
Lars Harris, Sports Co-Editor • December 7, 2021

The Lady Vikings Golf Team had a solid season. They started their season off on Aug. 23, at the Lady Bengal Invite where they placed fifth...

Que Moore (11) and Tiheim Richardson (12) celebrate after scoring a touchdown.
A Season to Remember
Lars Harris, Sports Co-Editor • December 7, 2021

It was a year of great success for the Vikings Varsity Football team.  After two losses to Gaffney and Mauldin to start the season, the Vikings...

Clara and her uncle dance after Clara receives her nutcracker.
The Tradition of the Nutcracker
Caroline Colbath, Viking Voices Co-Editor • December 1, 2021

Every year during the Christmas season, Ballet Spartanburg performs The Nutcracker in Twitchell Auditorium....

Squid Games main characters are shown with their signature outfits.
Squid Game Takes Over
George Proctor , Social Media Coordinator • December 1, 2021

The popular Korean Netflix series known as Squid Game, or 오징어 게임, has taken the world by...

Madeline Millers spin on the classic Greek love story keeps readers on the edge of their seats.
Novel Talk: The Song of Achilles
Riley Regnier, Entertainment Editor • December 8, 2021

The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller depicts a classic Greek romantic tragedy like never before. We follow the weak Patroclus as he goes about...

Peppermint Explosion Brownies ready for you to share with loved ones.
Peppermint Explosion Brownies
Matthew Beyer, Student Life Editor • December 8, 2021

As the holiday season comes just around the corner, making Peppermint Explosion Brownies are the best way to combine my favorite desserts - brownies...

Eryn Wagner (11) writes for an assignment
Exam Test-Taking Strategies
Samiah Lewis , Writer • December 7, 2021

Sweaty palms, dry mouth, racing heartbeat; exams can be nerve wracking. It takes mental and physical strength to endure the callous week...

In the United States, public transportation systems are lacking which both negatively impacts the environment and is an inconvenience to the public.
On the Road to Failure
Violette Franke, News Editor • December 2, 2021

America is currently facing a transportation conundrum. Cities are overwhelmed with traffic, and according to, the average urban commuter is stuck in traffic for a total of 34 hours...

The fascination with true crime leads to questionable merchandise based around notorious killers.
A Criminal Cash-Grab
Leah Chandler December 1, 2021
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