Spring Break Horoscopes

Predicting your spring break with the characteristics of your zodiac sign By Julia Bell and Megan Sarns Aries: Aries are spontaneous and love to take risks. You may find yourself packing your bags on Friday night and hitting the road on Saturday morning.  While spontaneous trips are often the most fun, it is important that you find yourself in good company. You tend to be impatient and short-tempered and hours in the car with the wrong people is a recipe for disaster. Taurus: Tauruses are a grounded sign that prefer familiarity…

Spring Breakdown

As underage drinking levels rise at Spring Break destinations, the consequences are seen as less and less severe to high schoolers By Michael Bradshaw & Claire Ward Two anonymous Dexter High School Students were interviewed for the article. They will be referred to as John and Susan throughout the text. Panama City Beach. Mexico. Siesta Key. Daytona. These places all have many things in common. They have beaches, are warm, are common Spring Break destinations, and have a major underage drinking presence. As a teen grows up they drift from…

Seeking alternatives

Jeremy Hannich, a youth minister at Dexter United Methodist Church, sat at the pew, praying for a safe trip as his assortment of church-goers were prepared to save some lives. Hannich, who is an adult adviser of the trip, and a handful of high school students from Dexter UMC are headed to Belize for a mission trip. From April 4 to April 12, these students have decided to donate their spring break vacation to conduct a medical mission in one of Central America’s most long-suffering countries. “I don’t really know…