Daily Archives: May 24, 2016

Marvel dominates DC in first round of 2016 movies

By Kendrick Jackson, Contributing Writer

Captain America: Civil War” was one of the most anticipated blockbuster movies of 2016, and it has not disappointed. As of May 17, Civil War has grossed over $957 million worldwide, and looks to surpass “Zootopia” as the highest grossing film of 2016 thus far. The ensemble film has been positively received by critics and audiences alike.

17-year cicadas emerge for the summer

By Jalyn Bolyard, Distribution Manager

Summer is finally here, giving us students a much needed break from all of the schoolwork. Sadly, this summer will bring a present nobody wanted: cicadas.

Although there are some types of cicadas that can appear yearly, this summer is about the Brood V periodical cicadas that appear and go through a 17-year cycle. This includes the species of Magicicada cassinii, Magicicada septendecim, and Magicicada septendecula.