• November 13"There is always something to be thankful for."
  • October 26"Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead."
  • September 27"Always salt your pasta while boiling it"

Disney Plus Launch

Elizabeth Triggs, Media Writer

December 18, 2019

Disney Plus, which is a streaming service that can be found on different streaming devices and Smart TVs, launched on November 12. Within 24 hours, the service has passed ten million subscriptions. The service is stocked with Dis...

Top TV Shows of 2019

Elizabeth Triggs, Media Writer

December 18, 2019

There are many TV shows that premiered this year and impacted many viewers. This is my definitive ranking of the most popular shows of 2019. 10. True Detective came back for season three in January. This season was highly a...

‘Castle Rock’- Review

Elizabeth Triggs, Media Writer

December 16, 2019

The second season of Castle Rock, which can be streamed on Hulu, ended on December 11. This anthology series is made of Stephen King's novels. The season is focused on Misery's Annie Wilkes, years before the movie takes p...

Movie Review- Knives Out

Elizabeth Triggs, Media Writer

December 5, 2019

Knives Out, a film that came out on November 27, is a murder mystery. The film features Chris Evans, Daniel Craig, Ana de Armas, and other celebrities. Rian Johnson directed this whodunit, which is about the suspicious death of...

‘The Mandalorian’- Review

Elizabeth Triggs, Media Writer

November 21, 2019

The Mandalorian, which is the new Star Wars show on Disney+, premiered on November 12. The great thing about this show is that it feels like Star Wars.  The show is about a lone bounty hunter at the edge of the galaxy, w...

The Ranking of Game of Thrones Seasons

Elizabeth Triggs, Media Writer

November 8, 2019

Over the years, Game of Thrones was one of the most popular shows on television. This is my definitive ranking of the seasons and how they influenced the media. 8. Season 8 was the final season and also the most controversial one. The...

Sheriff’s Office Trunk or Treat

Elizabeth Triggs, Media Writer

November 1, 2019

The Pittsylvania County Sheriff's Office held a Trunk or Treat event at the Olde Dominion Agricultural Complex for Halloween recently. Chatham High School's Beta Club helped out by decorating their own vehicle's trunk and supplying...

‘Watchmen’ Review – The Perfect Superhero Story

Elizabeth Triggs, Media Writer

October 24, 2019

This adaptation of Watchmen, originally a graphic novel that debuted in 1985,  premiered in HBO on October 20. HBO's adaptation is set thirty years after the movie's ending. The special effects of this show are incredible...

‘El Camino’ Review/Spoiler Alert

Elizabeth Triggs, Media Writer

October 21, 2019

El Camino, which premiered on October 11 on Netflix, is a spinoff of the show Breaking Bad. Jesse Pinkman, portrayed by Aaron Paul, is the main character in this movie. The movie picks up right where Breaking Bad ended six years ...

‘Joker’ Review/Spoiler Alert

Elizabeth Triggs, media writer

October 15, 2019

Todd Phillip's Joker, which premiered on October 4, was one of the most anticipated yet controversial films of the year. Arthur Fleck, portrayed by Joaquin Phoenix, is a failed stand-up comedian struggling with mental illness ...

Police Presence at ‘Joker’ Premiere

Elizabeth Triggs, Media Writer

October 4, 2019

The Oct. 3 premiere of Joker was accompanied by death threats. The threats caused increased uniformed and plain clothes police presence in New York City theatres. An earlier version of a Joker film called The Dark Knight ...

What We Know About ‘El Camino’

Elizabeth Triggs, Media Writer

October 2, 2019

On the final Breaking Bad episode, creator Vince Gilligan wrote a hanging conclusion for Jesse Pinkman, Walter White's former student. In the finale, Jesse, played by Aaron Paul, escaped from captivity and fled in a 1978 C...