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The Last Thoughts of a Graduating Senior

Jayden Longhurst, Journalist

April 15, 2019

7 minutes?! Yes 7 minutes. It may sound long but this is the plea and the encouragement of one whose life Williamsburg has touched. This is a rare glimpse at the heart of one of Williamsburg's graduating seniors. It is hoped that this will change your outlook, should you watch this production in it's...

The Benefits of Elevation

Jayden Longhurst, Journalist

April 8, 2019

Elevation ... what is it? What is this “thing” that one keeps hearing about after joining the Burger Universe? Even if you do know what Elevation is, you may be unsure if it is really a good fit for you. Elevation has many awesome things, many hard things, and a few things that could possibly...

Mob Mentality and Black Friday

Mob Mentality and Black Friday

Tanner Hoyal, Journalist

February 11, 2019

On the day after Thanksgiving, crowds of people waited outside Wal-Mart. Even though it was as early as 3:30 a.m. shoppers still lined the sidewalks and filled the parking lot. The local police even had to come in an attempt to control the crowd. After waiting for hours, the crowd became restless. At...

Driver’s Education…It’s More Than Just Learning to Drive

Driver’s Education…It’s More Than Just Learning to Drive

Kate Anderson, Journalist

January 23, 2019

Should 14-year-old teenagers really be taking drivers ed? This milestone is just a couple of months away for me since Idahoans train young drivers at a very early age. Considering that car accidents are the number one cause of death for teens between the ages of 16-19 in the United States, maybe it is...

Both Sides of Endorsements

Both Sides of Endorsements

Korbin Peterson and Dallin Lutes

December 6, 2018

This is where to go if you want to find all of the information on endorsements in one spot.

Defending Endorsements

Defending Endorsements

Dallin Lutes, Guest Writer

December 6, 2018

“Endorsements, let’s take a moment to look at the dictionary definition: an act of giving one's public approval or support to someone or something. Recently, there have been many discussions about endorsements and how it is influencing popularity, favoritism, etc. While honestly, some of it may b...

Overcoming a Strong Bias

Overcoming a Strong Bias

Genevieve Lydic, Journalist

November 29, 2018

There is a long and outstanding bias against homeschoolers from the world of public school and the world could do with a resolution. So many times have children been shunned because they don’t go to mainstream, regular, public school. Even the public school parents give the homeschooling parents a...

Quantity Conquers Quality: How Endorsements Impact SBP Elections

Quantity Conquers Quality: How Endorsements Impact SBP Elections

Korbin Peterson, Editing/Publishing Team Leader

November 19, 2018

But, unlike the memes, the consequences of these endorsements are far from laughable. In fact, endorsements threaten the integrity of our elections.

College Football Week 10

College Football Week 10

College Football Crew, Guests Writer

November 5, 2018

College Football - Week 10 Introducing your Burger Gazette College Football Team! With the first College Football Playoff rankings released on Tuesday, a few Burgers decided to make some predictions for the upcoming week of College Football. Meet Jacob McGuire, Victoria Gruen, Alayna Zenger, and Jaco...

The Misrepresentation of Video Games in Media Today

The Misrepresentation of Video Games in Media Today

Zachary Doumit

October 1, 2018

Video games. The phrase itself has a bad taste to it if you listen to the media. “Video games cause violence and other negative effects,” says one man. “Video games rot your brain, and have no positive effects at all,” would say another. To be honest, I thought this debate was over a long time...

Help Defend Homeschool

Help Defend Homeschool

Kaden Shipley, Guest Writer

September 17, 2018

Practically everyone has heard that homeschoolers are socially awkward. And even though studies prove that that perception is wrong, like all stereotypes, it will likely continue to live on in public opinion. An article I read on the internet listed five main arguments against homeschool. The third argument...

Golden Retriever Rescue of the Rockies

Golden Retriever Rescue of the Rockies

Melissa Fales, Journalist

September 17, 2018

There are over 150,000 free-roaming dogs in Turkey according to a CNN estimation (Sidner and Tuyaux, 1). A numerous amount of those homeless animals are golden retrievers. Golden retrievers are usually taken in when they are puppies, but they are turned out into the streets later in their lives. It is...

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