Manual RedEye

FAQ- Sincerely, Whoever

Tabitha Awoniyi

April 30, 2012

What is your name, and what magnet are you in?My name is Tabitha Awoniyi, and I'm a sophomore in CMA.What made you decide to make this blog?In life, especially as teenagers, we are often in that awkward position of having to make...

Thomas Jefferson Middle School: Home of the fallen Patriots

Tabitha Awoniyi

April 6, 2012

It was roughly 7:04 in the morning, and the sun had just come up. The way the light flew across the earth woke the residents of Poplar Level Rd. Filth piled up on the concrete, and the smell of grease tickled noses as busy sirens...

Students win significant academic scholarships

Tabitha Awoniyi

April 1, 2012

Since school is scheduled to end in almost two months, many seniors are checking one last time for college scholarships. Although it may be a stressful moment for some, Allie Decker (12) said her feelings of stress turne...

Sincerely Whoever: What does it mean when a guy says that you’re cool?

Tabitha Awoniyi

March 6, 2012

Life is full of issues. And many times we are faced with questions like, "What should I do? How do I get rid of this? And why does it happen?" And although we may just want to avoid situations like this all together, having a...

Opinion: Is the Gangster Life the Life for Me? How African Americans are portrayed in the media

Tabitha Awoniyi

February 29, 2012

On the popular Disney Channel show Good Luck Charlie Charlie is a young, white female girl who is rich, smart and beautiful. Like on many other popular teenage shows, Charlie has a best friend, who happens to be the total opposite...

Empty Headlines

Tabitha Awoniyi

February 27, 2012

“Quiet on the set!” the floor director announced. The camera crew rushed to their designated areas, while papers fluttering through the air. The news anchor drank the last cup of his coffee and glanced at his copy of the run...

Opinion: Older women, leave our Twilight men alone!

Tabitha Awoniyi

November 29, 2011

This column is the sole opinion of the author. It does not necessarily represent the opinions of the RedEye staff, duPont Manual High School, its students, faculty or administration. Before you, Bella, my life was like a moonless night; ver...

Seniors juggle scholarships along with college applications

Tabitha Awoniyi

October 28, 2011

Although many seniors are still deciding on which colleges to attend, what majors to pursue, or how they will pay for it all, a few students have already received scholarships.  "I have many colleges in mind, ...

Mr. Vaught is diagnosed with brain cancer

Tabitha Awoniyi

September 29, 2011

During class on September 19, Mr. Clint Vaught's (Oral Comm. & Debate) students noticed something was a little off when, while performing an example monologue, Vaught began to slur his speech, and the students couldn't understand...