Author Archives: Lindsay Hayden

Movie Review: A Star is Born

A remake of the 1976 classic A Star is Born recently hit theaters starring Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga. The romantic drama directed by Bradley Cooper himself has received a variety of excellent reviews. The Washington Post called the film “lavishly delightful” while the Los Angeles Times labeled it simply “remarkable”. I recently took a trip to the movie theater

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Hamilton is Coming to the Triangle!

The broadway hit musical Hamilton is coming to the triangle next week! Starting on Tuesday, Nov. 6, the Durham Performing Arts Center will host the US touring company of Hamilton until Sunday, Dec. 2. Broadway fans and history buffs alike have long been waiting for this national tour since Hamilton first debuted on Broadway in 2015.   Lin Manuel Miranda’s

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Cross Country Brings Home Two Conference Titles

Apex continued its conference domination, adding two more South Wake Athletic Conference  titles to those already won by the women’s tennis and volleyball teams this past week. Both the men’s and women’s cross country teams won the SWAC Conference Championship at WakeMed Soccer Park on Tuesday. This was the first time since 1995 that both teams brought home two conference

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9/11: Why We Remember

Each calendar year is marked with a variety of poignant anniversaries: the attack on Pearl Harbor, John F. Kennedy’s assassination, and a variety of other dates that require a moment of reflection across the country. In the twenty-first century, however, one particular anniversary has an unparalleled impact every year it rolls around: September 11th.   At Apex High School this

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Meet Principal Williams!

Principal John Williams, Apex High’s new leader for the 2018-2019 school year, has had an accomplished career working in the Wake County Public Schools system. Read ahead to learn a little more about Principal Williams. Q: What did you do before coming to Apex? After getting my degree in English at NC State, I immediately began teaching that subject before

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