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Do you prefer the simplicity of online shopping or the experience of physical shopping? Image received from Unsplash.

Poll: Online shopping or physical shopping?

Sarah Jones, Senior Staff
March 7, 2023

Do you like to shop from the comfort of your own home or go out shopping? If you want to buy whatever you want and stay home, online shopping is most likely more your thing. Physical shopping tends to...

This is a photo of a celsius drink that contains preservatives. Image received from Unsplash.

Are The Labels On Drinks Lying?

Sarah Jones, Senior Staff
March 6, 2023

Can you trust what the labels on your drinks say? Celsius is an energy company that started in 2017 and has recently encountered two lawsuits that cost millions of dollars. Celsius was first in breach...

Seniors Desiree Mann, Katherine Severin, Natalie Wilhelm, Jasmine Hicks and freshman Alyssa Ochoa, Ariana Arroyo holding up their books for the week.

Did You Know There’s a Book Club?

Sarah Jones, Senior Staff
February 22, 2023

Have you ever been so invested in a story you get lost in the world of words, but no one else has read the same book? Well, the book club meets a few times per month to discuss the books they are reading...

OSOTA seniors visited the beautiful downtown Park City, Utah on their senior trip.

Vacation Spot: Park City, UT

Natalie Wilhelm, Staff
February 21, 2023

Known for its winter wonderland-esque scenes, Park City can be considered the Aspen of Utah. Located southeast of the state’s capital is a charming town like something out of a Hallmark movie. Picturesque...

LeBron James is a professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Lakers. Image receieved from Unsplash.

Record Chaser: LeBron James

Simeon Gordon, Senior Staff
February 20, 2023

The NBA world waited in breathless anticipation as LeBron James inched closer to passing Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s career scoring record of 38,337 points. Many were discussing if passing this landmark would...

A crispy pineapple pizza resting fresh out of the oven!

Pineapple On Pizza? The definitive debate

Hunter Vann, OSBN Executive Producer
February 17, 2023

Conflict was brewing in the Grace Center early Friday morning as two scholars duked it out in the age old debate, does pineapple really belong on pizza? "Pizza is a savory food, and on the opposite end...

Book Review: The Setting Sun, a Tale of Post War Japan

Book Review: The Setting Sun, a Tale of Post War Japan

Hunter Vann, OSBN Executive Producer
February 16, 2023

After a long weekend I was able to finish the Setting Sun by Osamu Dazai. I have no words to describe the feeling of inescapable despair and suffering that this book imparts upon its readers. To imagine...

Jaylen Velez, 11th grade, checks a phone notification from her FLVS teacher during study hall

Scholar Run Instagram Feed Vanishes

Hunter Vann, OSBN Executive Producer
February 15, 2023

A shrill alarm pierced through the stagnant air. Begrudgingly I opened my eyes, still heavy from a late night cram session. Rolling over to face the beside, a faint glow radiated from my phone, an Instagram...

Lyrics from Taylor Swifts album Reputation and other albums by the artist were quoted by United States senators during trial.

Taylor Swift Causes Court Case

Katherine Terese, Peer Editor
February 14, 2023

Where was Taylor Swift on April 29th? We may never know, but on November 15th, 1.5 million Taylor Swift fans were on Ticketmaster. It all started on November 1st, when Taylor announced The Eras Tour with...

What is dual enrollment?

What is dual enrollment?

Layla Hubler, Senior Staff
February 13, 2023

For many scholars who seek a way to knock out college credits whilst still in high school, dual enrollment is a favored choice. OSOTA offers a chance to enroll in courses at Seminole State College, right...

Information for the foster care pajama drive organized by OSOTAs National Honor Society.

NHS Bulletin: Pajama Drive

Hunter Vann, OSBN Executive Producer
November 30, 2022

The season of giving is upon us and who is better to give than to our community's most variable, our very own National Honor Society chapter will be leading a pajama drive that will go directly to local...

The truth behind Nyquill Chicken

The truth behind Nyquill Chicken

Hunter Vann, OSBN Executive Producer
November 22, 2022

Discover the truth that lies behind the infamous Nyquill Chicken. Song credits in order: Summer Lofi - by sfre Coffeehouse - 99instramental Warmfeeling - by ahomi  

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