Category: Opinion

Ice Cream Cupcake Recipe

Ingredients 1 ice-cream cone cupcake (see directions below) Frosting or whipped topping Sprinkles or jimmies 1 maraschino cherry Instructions Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Make the cupcakes by filling flat-bottomed ice-cream cones halfway with cake batter (no further or they…

Bonnaroo 2011 Lineup Has Some Surprises

Festivals like Bonnaroo are one of the best things about music. When dozens of bands from dozens of different genres come together and rock away the weekend, good times are had by all. In the past few years, Bonnaroo has…

Metal Facts and Brutal Truths

Decade of Aggression While naysayers will claim that metal reached a new low in the 2ooo’s, anyone who is willing to scratch the surface will discover that metal actually reached new highs.  One thing that metalheads have always bragged about…

Eighth Grade Williamsburg Trip

Williamsburg Article Last week, the eighth grade went to Williamsburg, Virginia, to research their topics for the colonial research paper. From Tuesday to Friday, they toured the town and independently interviewed people for information on their topics. In Williamsburg, the…

Dear Cougars

Dear Cougars, School is winding down and the year is coming to a close. And what a year it has been! The Cougar Call staff introduced a new online format for the paper that has been well received.  The paper…

Oscar Nominations

There is a buzz in the air these past few weeks that no movie lover can ignore. The Oscar nominations are out. These nominations could decide the importance of a movie for the creator, the press that the stars of…

Hogwarts Haven

Over the last 14 years, J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series has become a worldwide phenomenon. Due to its success, Universal Studios asked Rowling if she would be willing to let them make a Harry Potter theme park. She generously agreed,…