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Landslide: A Song Inspired Short Story

Hannah Steines-Wolfson, Staff Writer

April 11, 2018


Filed under Books, Entertainment, Showcase, Top Stories

  *This short story is inspired by Fall Out Boy's "The Last of the Real Ones."  The song lyrics are italicized.* “Nona?” he called out, unable to find her.   I was just an only child of the universe, And then I found you, And then I found you.   “Nona!...

Haunt the House

Haunt the House

Koll Severson, Staff Writer

April 11, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Games, Showcase, Top Stories

Haunt the House is a free online game. Basically, you're a ghost that haunts certain objects in the house to scare people. Here’s the catch; the scarier you are, the more abilities you get, but, scare people too much and they’ll do something dumb, like try to climb down a window. Your obj...

Achievement Unlocked 1

Achievement Unlocked 1

Koll Severson, Staff Writer

April 11, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Games, Showcase, Top Stories

Achievement Unlocked 1 is a free online Puzzle & Skill Game. P.S: The space bar does literally nothing. Basically, you are a blue elephant trying to unlock all the achievements you can. Throw yourself into spikes, find secret hideouts and numbers (to help you unlock more achievements, of course)...

Creative Writing Contest Winners

Olivia Gnad

April 11, 2018


Filed under Books, Entertainment, Showcase, Top Stories

Quaker Valley Middle School’s QV Ink Newspaper is proud to announce the winner of the Creative Writing Contest. Congratulations to Amelia Kain, who won first place with her short story submission of “Trip Wolf” and to Angi Krebs, who won second place with her submission of “My Long Story”!...

Stranger than Fanfiction Book Review

Stranger than Fanfiction Book Review

Mareena Musser, Staff Writer

April 11, 2018


Filed under Books, Entertainment, Showcase, Top Stories

Stranger than Fanfiction By: Chris Colfer Number of Pages: 295 Cash Carter is a famous young adult, of the hit show Wiz Kids. A fan jokingly invites him on a cross-country road trip with him and his three best friends, and Cash oddly accepts. Cash learns about each character through the s...

The Quaker Valley Walkout

The Quaker Valley Walkout

Keira Currier, Staff Writer

April 11, 2018


Filed under Inky Opinions, Showcase, Top Stories

On Wednesday, March 14, about 150 students walked out of classes at Quaker Valley Middle School at 10:00 a.m. to protest current gun laws and remember the 17 students who were killed in Florida on February 14. While the walkout raised a lot of awareness and honored the students who passed away, there...

Food Coloring Problems

Food Coloring Problems

Graham Thompson, Cartoonist

March 25, 2018


Filed under Comics, Showcase, Top Stories

QVHS Presents Seussical the Musical

Mareena Musser, Staff Writer

March 22, 2018


Filed under Inked in Our Hallways, Showcase, Top Stories

“Don’t cry because it’s over. Smile because it happened.” -Dr. Seuss On March 17, 2018, I was lucky enough to see the amazing performance of Seussical the Musical, presented by the Quaker Valley High School. The show is Dr. Seuss stories and characters put together to create a fantast...

Time Magazine Article Review: Trump’s Immigration Policy

Brahm Gianiodis, Staff Writer

March 22, 2018


Filed under Inked Out in the World, Showcase

This week’s Time article, “‘No One is Safe’: How Trump’s Immigration Policy is Splitting Families Apart” by Haley Sweetland Edwards, is about how Trump’s administration is making stricter immigration laws.  According to the article, many undocumented Mexican immigrants are arrested with...

Creative Writing Contest Spotlight Winnter: Trip Wolf

Amelia Kain, Creative Writer

March 15, 2018


Filed under Books, Entertainment, Showcase, Top Stories

Trip Wolf Written by Amelia Kain I am late. I am very, very late, and the wolves are coming out. Let me start by telling you a bit about my scenario. I live in a world unlike yours, where humans and wolves are equal. The humans can have the daytime, as was decided long ago, and the wolves the nigh...

Creative Writing Contest Spotlight Winner: My Long Story

Anji Krebs, Creative Writer

March 15, 2018


Filed under Books, Entertainment, Showcase, Top Stories

My Long Story Written by Anji Krebs I was young and I don’t remember much from when I was small, but I remember my mother. She was so lovely and sweet, and my father was strong but gentle around me. We lived in a wonderful house in a beautiful town. My life was perfect until one day it change...

Video Game Review: Kirby

Video Game Review: Kirby

Koll Severson & Sarah Johnson, Staff Writers

March 15, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Games, Showcase

  Koll: Once you get in the game, you’ll notice (As you walk forward) that there are various enemies. Suck them up into your mouth, then spit them out as a star to destroy other enemies and star blocks. Sarah: Kirby is always hungry, and he can inhale various enemies that stand in his...

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