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Girls’ Spotlight: Jessica Seabolt

“Jessica Seabolt,” I say, looking at the brunette who sits across from me. “Sixteen years old. What grade?” “Eleventh,” she fills in. “You live in Williamsburg, Virginia. What classes are you taking this year?” “At TPS, I’m taking English 4/5/6: Western Literature and Composition, U.S. History for high school, and […]

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Caleb Lee: Music Enthusiast

Caleb Lee sits awkwardly at the Thanksgiving table. A steaming turkey lays in front of him, surrounded with glistening cranberry sauce and aromatic stuffing. Although his eyes rest upon the food, Caleb’s mind wanders. He is thinking of a scheme to go to his room. Shifting in his chair uncomfortably, […]

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In Which We Bear-Proof a Trash Can

Apparently bears love Wedgewood pizza.  Also, they will do almost anything—and I mean anything—to get it.  My family and I discovered this while on vacation in Tennessee, celebrating my grandparents’ 50th wedding anniversary. Actually, we didn’t discover the whole “they will do anything” part until the very end of our […]