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Tigers win big at Student Television Network Convention

A select group of Wilson Mass Media students traveled to Anaheim, California last week for the Student Television Network (STN) Convention. The annual convention draws middle and high school students from across the country and the world. The location of the convention changes every year. Wilson mass media teacher, Kadesha Bonds, has taken students to

Juuling at Wilson

WATCH IN HD The Beacon presents: Juuling at Wilson, a video feature on the e-cigarette epidemic which has recently gained popularity in high schools nationwide. This video focuses on the use of juuling at Wilson specifically. DISCLAIMER: This video is completely objective. The Beacon does not intend to promote nor criticize the usage of juuls

Moana brings island flavor to movie screen

Some are saying it’s the new Frozen— some say it’s even better. Disney dropped its newest princess movie this past November, Moana, and it’s a huge hit. The cast consists of Hollywood favorites as well as actors and actresses on-the-rise. Set in Hawaii on the island of a Polynesian tribe, the animated film tells the

October Sports Calendar

  Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday 25 26 27 28 29 30 1 Great American XC Fest 8am (in North Carolina) 2 3 Varsity Volleyball Game vs. Stone Ridge 5:45pm (home)     Varsity Boys’ Soccer Game vs. Banneker 6pm (home)     Varsity Girls’ Soccer Game vs. Banneker 4pm (away) 4 Varsity

Meet the Staff

Chloé Leo, Editor-in-Chief Chloe commonly referred to as “Cleo” due to her confusing first name-last name combination, has been promoted to Co-Editor-in-Chief her SEN18R year along with her very berry best friend and fellow Nalgene fanatic, Ben. She has been faithfully laboring away at The Beacon since her freshman year. When not writing passionate reviews