Tag Archives: December 2015

Filling the Freezer

By: Jake Harvey

The Christmas season is here, and most of the big game seasons are over. It was estimated that 750,000 hunters took to the woods on opening day to test their chances at getting a deer, according to CBS Pittsburgh. Rifle deer season ended on December 12, with deer archery and flintlock opening up on December 26 and ending on January 9. With the big game seasons over, small game seasons opened up as early as December 14, which is the Monday following the last day of rifle deer season. Squirrel, pheasant, and cotton rabbit seasons reopened the following Monday extending through February 29, excluding Christmas day. The season for snowshoe hares opens immediately after Christmas and ends January 1 with one hare daily and three in possession. Continue reading Filling the Freezer

December Horoscopes

By: Christine Kuzminski

Aries: (March 21-April 19) This has been your lucky month, Aries. Things seem to be going well and peace has been brought into your life. Enjoy the rest of your month and keep smiling!

Taurus: (April 20-May 20) Taurus, your month has been a little overwhelming. Take a deep breath and relax, the holiday break will bring you peace.

Gemini: (May 21-June 20) Your month has consisted of a strict routine, Gemini. At times this routine can get very boring and tedious. Take some time to do something different and mix it up. You won’t regret it.

Cancer: (June 21-July 22) Sadly, this hasn’t been your best month, Cancer. Bad luck has come your way and it doesn’t seem to be getting better. But, don’t worry; the New Year will bring you great luck!

Leo: (July 23-August 22) This month you may be feeling anxious for the New Year. But, Leo, don’t be too eager, great things come in all good timing. Enjoy the holiday break and relax.

Virgo: (August 23-Semptember 22) This month has brought many frustrations your way, Virgo. Take the time to rejoice the little things and a better mood will find you!

Libra: (September 23-October 22) It has been an emotional month for you, Libra. Try not to let things bother you, for happiness is coming your way!

Scorpio: (October 23-November 21) This has been a busy month for you, Scorpio. Just when it seems to be time to slow down and relax, something else pops up! Keep up that great energy; a lot of success will come your way.

Sagittarius: (November 22-December 21) You are having a successful month, Sagittarius. Enjoy all that comes with your hard work, but don’t let it go to your head.

Capricorn: (December 22-January 19) A new love for someone or something has come your way this month, Capricorn. Enjoy it and don’t be scared to take chances, for the New Year is just around the corner.

Aquarius: (January 20-February 18) The month of December brings many new faces into your life, Aquarius. Some will be more memorable than others. Keep your eyes peeled.

Pisces: (February 19-March 20) This month has got you drained, Pisces, but it has been completely worth it. You have put a lot of time and effort into something and now it is finally finished. Take time to relax and celebrate your hard work.

Getting Peppy for Winter Sports

By: Louie Head

Winter is a time for cheer, joy, and giving! For high school students, it’s also time for the winter sports season to kick off! For the girls, basketball season is underway and the cheer squad is ready for another exciting season. The basketball team has high expectations, as they are senior heavy. The cheer squad is very excited as they brought in some male cheerleaders to help them with their throws and stunts. Continue reading Getting Peppy for Winter Sports