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Seniors paraded on decorated cars to celebrate the end of their high school academic careers.
Celebrating Senior Friday
Dev Patel, Sports Co-Editor • May 18, 2021

Due to COVID-19 regulations, many annual school events have been altered, rescheduled or canceled. Despite these challenges, Spartanburg High School...

Proudly smiling, Falcon (on left) poses for his Outstanding Senior photo. English teacher Erin Hubbell wrote a statement about his academic success.  
Lawton (on right) was voted “Most Intellectual” out of the entire senior class. His picture appeared in the 2021 SAGA yearbook for this superlative.
Senior Academic Excellence
Florence Cope, Variety Editor • May 17, 2021

As senior year wraps up, soon-to-be graduates celebrate their achievements in extracurriculars, academics and sports. Well- rounded scholars...

Will Cubitt (12) and Khalid Wannamaker (12), Norse News Male Athletes of the Year.
Male Athletes of the Year
Lars Iven, Variety Co-Editor • May 19, 2021

The Norse News athlete of the year is a traditional title given to the most elite male and female athletes of the senior class. Will...

Annika McEnroe (12) and Logan Gray (12), the Norse News Female Athletes of the Year.
Female Athletes of the Year
Sarah McMeekin, Entertainment Editor • May 19, 2021

Excelling to the highest level of any sport takes commitment and talent, both qualities observed when watching Annika McEnroe (12) glide...

After winning the 2021 Masters Tournament, Hideki Matsuyama celebrates in his Green Jacket.
Hideki Matsuyama: Japan's New Global Sporting Superstar
Jackson Edwards, Sports Co-Editor • May 6, 2021

As the azaleas continue to bloom amongst the Georgia pines, halfway across the world, Hideki Matsuyama has bloomed into a superstar in his home...

With a wide variety of content, creators, and features, Twitch could bring back live entertainment.
Twitch Takeover
Leah Chandler, Student Life Editor • May 6, 2021

With the rise of platforms like Netflix and YouTube, one might assume the age of live entertainment is coming...

Cheating on standardized tests, like the ACT or SAT, was one method utilized by Rick Singer to gain selective admission for wealthy clients.
College Admission Scandal Hits Netflix
Matthew Beyer, Viking Voices Editor • May 6, 2021

The question most frequently asked one’s senior year of high school is “what college/university...

Researchers use various methods to test the results of the experiments.
Asch Conformity Experiments
May 19, 2021

Most people would like to believe that they are non-conformists – they do not try to blend in with the majority, they stand up for their beliefs,...

The Underland Chronicles is a five book series by best-selling author Suzanne Collins depicting the adventures of a boy who falls to another society beneath New York City.
The Underland Chronicles
Grace Till, News Editor/Co-Editor in Chief • May 6, 2021

In my last ever edition of The Page Turner, I want to share with you my ultimate favorite read of all-time: The Underland Chronicles. The...

The Marshmallow Test
The Marshmallow Test
Clara Maultsby, Co-Editor in Chief/Columns Editor • March 22, 2021

The Marshmallow Test is not only a famous social psychology experiment – it has also been a TikTok trend. Celebrities such as Kylie Jenner...

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NCAA Causes Dismay
Violette Franke, Opinion/Editorial Editor • May 14, 2021

Despite an unpredictable year, the National Commission for Academic Accreditation and Assessment, more commonly known as the N.C.A.A., has managed to successfully conduct a season of college basketball...

Numerous alternatives to dairy products are found across grocery store shelves.
Rise of the Veggies
Leah Chandler, Student Life Editor • March 25, 2021
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