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Biddeford Advances To VEX Robotics State Championship

Biddeford Advances To VEX Robotics State Championship

Coley Hatt, Columnist

April 10, 2020

Editor's Note: (During the Covid-19 break we at the roar would like to publish some of the stories from before March. Thank you for allowing us the little break from the current news cycle.)   11/23/2019, 3:57 PM. Vex Robotics Qualifier. Coming hot off of a 30 - 9 stomp against Greely i...

Joe Biden’s Super Tuesday

Joe Biden's Super Tuesday

March 5, 2020

It’s that time of the year when the polls are open in our school, but it’s not the general election season. For the state of Maine, this day falls on Super Tuesday. Super Tuesday is a day in the presidential primary season where 14 states hold elections on who they want their presidential nominee...

Climate Change: Is it Really About the Climate?

Climate Change: Is it Really About the Climate?

Bartholomew Murphy, Columnist

February 25, 2020

We hear it all the time.   “Ocean levels are rising!”   “Temperatures are getting higher!”   “The icecaps are melting!”   Often in the discussion about climate change, the framing is a binary choice. One can either go all-in and become a paper s...

The Empowerment of Entertainers

The Empowerment of Entertainers

Asha Tompkins, Editor

December 15, 2017

The very thought of revealing a private part of your life that you had never decided to share until the moment you were alleged with sexual harassment is farcical, ludicrous and everything beneath the kitchen sink.

Humans of BHS

Humans of BHS

Julia Murray, Staff Writer

June 15, 2017

"I help my husband run basketball tournaments and I have a family, so I have to also take care of my son."

Humans of BHS

Humans of BHS

Julia Murray, Staff Writer

May 30, 2017

"A time when I wasn't good at something was when I didn't know how to catch a pop fly in 2nd grade," said Michaud. "[A pop fly is] when someone for softball [has] a ball [that] goes into the outfield. It's up really high and you're trying to catch it. In 2nd grade I got hit in the head [with a pop fly]......

YouTube channel “Daddyofive” creates a stir

Michael Tenney, Staff Writer

May 19, 2017

With all the various forms of social media, many find it a lot easier to expose different people - or in this case, a family - online. The “Daddyofive” YouTube channel features a family that enjoys playing pranks on each other. However, many of these pranks have gone too far to the point where man...

Humans of BHS

Humans of BHS

Julia Murray, Staff Writer

April 11, 2017

"Seeing people around me happy [makes me happy]," said Pura. "The happiest time of my life was when we won the back to back State Championships last year [for football at T.A]."

BHS has talent

Julia Murray, Staff Writer

March 31, 2017

Kendra Cote and Riley McNeil love to explore and express themselves by singing and posting videos on social media for anyone who wants to see, without caring about other people’s judgments. When entering high school, fitting in becomes a top priority. Knowing that you’re different and could ...

Humans of BHS

Humans of BHS

Lauren Paquet, Editor

March 31, 2017

"I would want to be Ariana Grande just because I would want to know what it's like to be famous. I think I want to be a teacher or social worker when I grow up, and my favorite subject is English."

BHS students find new ways to make profits

BHS students find new ways to make profits

Conlon Kane, Staff Writer

March 31, 2017

Trading on Craigslist is a game of risks and rewards; sometimes you get the deal of a lifetime, other times you get shafted. A growing trend of people using Craigslist to trade vehicles has made its way into high schools.  Trading on Craigslist is a simple process: find a deal, contact the seller, ...

Humans of BHS

Humans of BHS

Colby Perron, Staff Writer

March 28, 2017

"When I was in high school I really enjoyed math class and I've always enjoyed working with kids," said Flynn. "I worked at the rec centers, coached golf, and began my major in second degree education."

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