The Student News Site of Oakmont High School

Norse Notes

The Student News Site of Oakmont High School

Norse Notes

The Student News Site of Oakmont High School

Norse Notes

The FBI has yet to find any belongings of former president Trumps to help their case.

The FBI raided former president Trump’s home, Mar-a-Lago

Erika Moreno, Arts and Entertainment Editor September 23, 2022

On the evening of Aug. 8, former President Donald Trump issued a statement confirming that the FBI had executed a search warrant on the Mar-a-Lago resort in Palm Beach. “These are dark times for our...

There will be serious changes to Illinois and their safety as they ban cash bail.

Illinois: The state to make “The Purge” become a reality in 2023

Zoey Bowers, Features Editor September 23, 2022

On Sept. 9, 2022, the state of Illinois officially enacted the Safety, Accountability, Fairness and Equity-Today act, also known as the SAFE-T Act, making serious crimes non-detainable as legislators will...

Image of the ICU.

Medical Error or Reckless Homicide?

Marissa Laucirica, News Editor September 22, 2022

In rural Tennessee, RaDonda Vaught lives a very simple life on her farm. However, she lives with guilt of knowing the death of her patient could have been prevented.  Vaught is a former nurse. However,...

Photo of Queen Elizabeth.

Queen Elizabeth ll – 70 Years of Power

Marissa Laucirica, News Editor September 19, 2022

Queen Elizabeth II, the eldest daughter of Prince Albert and Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon, passed away on Sept. 8th, 2022.  When she was a princess, Elizabeth II had little knowledge on how to accede...

Jason Box, who led the study, says ice melt is “now inevitable.

Ice sheet collapse in Greenland is ‘inevitable’

Aidan Cusack, Staff Writer September 15, 2022

Rising temperatures in Greenland have caused an unprecedented increase in ice melt, according to recent research published in the Nature Climate Change journal. This new study predicts a staggering 110...

Trisha Paytas confirms that her baby is not the Queen’s reincarnation.
(Permission obtained from creator of image.)

Is The Queen reincarnated as Trisha Paytas’ baby?

Aidan Cusack, Staff Writer September 15, 2022

After the death of Queen Elizabeth II last Thursday, there was no doubt that the monarch’s passing would cause a stir on the internet.    But a bizarre meme arose from a strange coincidence...

President Joe Biden announces a plan to reduce the nation’s student loan debt.

Payday

Sarah Bezdek, Features Editor September 12, 2022

On Aug. 24, President Biden announced a three-part plan to aid those with outstanding student loans.   This plan aims to mainly help those who received a Pell grant, which generally are given...

Graph analyzing student loan debt across age groups.

The plan, the process, and the division – Biden’s Student Debt Forgiveness Plan

Marissa Laucirica, News Editor September 12, 2022

In an effort to relieve college students from debt, President Joe Biden's student loan forgiveness plan, in theory, will target low-to-middle income borrowers.    Biden’s electoral promise...

Corporal punishment returning in Missouri.

Top News In Missouri Schools

Casandra Lawson, Social Media Editor September 12, 2022

In 1977, The U.S. Supreme Court ruled school corporal punishment was constitutional. Missouri is one of 19 states that hasn’t banned corporal punishment in schools.   During an anonymous third-party...

The Starbucks Fall menu returned on August 30, 2022.

Fall Menu At Starbucks

Casandra Lawson, Social Media Editor September 9, 2022

Fall is coming. Now, for a limited time, you can order the Pumpkin Spice Latte hot, iced, or blended at a participating Starbucks location.   As of Tuesday, Aug. 30, the Pumpkin Spice Latte...

A small display of delicious smoothies that Jamba offers.

Jamba Juice excitingly announces boba is being added to the menu

Zoey Bowers, Features Editor September 1, 2022

Jamba Juice is known for their smoothies, juices, and bowls, and have expanded their menu in the past to include things such as cold brews, filling the needs of caffeine lovers.    On Aug....

Tate’s rise in influence pushed social media companies to ban him.

Andrew Tate Banned From Social Media

Aidan Cusack, Staff Writer September 1, 2022

Andrew Tate, former kickboxer and viral internet personality, has been banned from TikTok, Instagram, and YouTube.    The 35-year-old British-American had amassed over five million followers...

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