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Editorial: Raise the Legal Drinking Age to 25

Alina Zang, Reporter

May 27, 2019

88,000.  Every year 88,000 people die preventable deaths. These preventable deaths are all the product of alcohol, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). This excessive amount of dangerous alcohol use is evidently caused by addiction to the drink, which researchers have fo...

Hershey High School Teacher Jonathan Pinkerton Charged with Corruption of Minors

Hershey High School Teacher Jonathan Pinkerton Charged with Corruption of Minors

Kieran Hogan, News Editor

January 15, 2019

Derry Township Police have charged Jonathan Pinkerton, 37, of Lancaster with corruption of minors relating to alleged incidents in August 2010 and June 2011. Pinkerton was employed by Lower Dauphin School District at the time of the alleged incidents. According to the criminal complaint, Pinker...

Teenage Drinking

Teenage Drinking

Moxie Thompson, Reporter

December 2, 2016

Teenage drinking: it’s done in America, and it’s done in France. Except in France, the laws and consequences aren’t the same. There, the legal drinking age is 16 and in the United States, it’s 21. Regardless, many underage teens do it. According to Theo Nunes, Rotary Youth Exchange Studen...

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