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Fall. Get back up. ‘Mid90s’ review

Fall. Get back up. ‘Mid90s’ review

Xavier Rhone, Reporter / Social Media Coordinator

November 13, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Featured A&E, Movies, Opinion, Showcase

"Mid90s" is a coming-of-age tale about friendship and self discovery, chalk-full of nostalgia and cultural references. The film is actor Jonah Hill's first feature length film and presents an authentic portrait of the realities of peer pressure, adolescent curiosity, burgeoning dreams and insecurity, set i...

September Food Review: Cajun King

September Food Review: Cajun King

Dylan DelCol, Reporter

November 8, 2018


Filed under Restaurants

We were greeted by a shower of green, gold and purple Mardi Gras beads when we stepped in the door of Cajun King, a Louisiana-style buffet restaurant located at 5816 NW 63rd St. Cajun King has been a staple of southern soul food and Cajun food for years, offering a buffet-style experience ($11.99),...

Two students selected for regional honor orchestra

Dylan DelCol, Reporter

November 7, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, HCP News, Music, Showcase

Two HCP Juniors, Victor Nguyen and Jackson Burnette, have been chosen for 6th violin chair and 1st bass chair from a regional pool of competitors for the annual North Central Honor Orchestra (NCHO). They have been attending the honor orchestra for five years running, increasing in placement each year. Nguyen...

Bullseye! ‘Daredevil’ Season 3 hits the mark with critics and fans alike

Bullseye! ‘Daredevil’ Season 3 hits the mark with critics and fans alike

Xavier Rhone, Reporter

November 2, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, Opinion, Showcase

Marvel's "Daredevil" returned to Netflix users' screens throughout the world with its third installation on October 19, drawing inspiration heavily from the 1986 Daredevil story "Born Again," by Frank Miller, and introduced the universe to one of Daredevil's most notorious enemies: Benjamin Poindexter,...

Soyuz Launch to international Space Station Ends in Booster Failure

Dylan DelCol, Reporter

October 11, 2018


Filed under Technology

Thursday morning's crewed flight to the international space station ended in a rare failure of the Soyuz FG rocket which routinely carries supply and crew missions to the ISS. The launch appeared to be going well when, approximately two minutes into the flight, an unspecified error occurred while tran...

‘Venom’ rips the heads off of October box office records, despite lackluster critical reception

‘Venom’ rips the heads off of October box office records, despite lackluster critical reception

Xavier Rhone, Reporter

October 9, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, Opinion, Showcase

Tom Hardy ("Mad Max: Fury Road," "The Dark Knight Rises," "Inception") and Michelle Williams ("Shutter Island," "The Greatest Showman," "Brokeback Mountain") star in Sony Marvel's first official installation to their "Spider-Verse," "Venom." Hardy stars as Eddie Brock, an investigative journalist who'...

Students, community prepare for upcoming arts festival

Nikita Lewchuk, Reporter

September 21, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Community, HCP News

Musicians are practicing, artists are creating and a variety of guests are preparing for a day of music, art, food and fun for the second annual Harding Charter Prep Arts Festival. The auditorium will be busy with performers from across the metro, including Jeremy Thomas, from the Jeremy Thomas Qua...

Down the yellow brick road

Alice Bennett, Reporter

September 18, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, HCP News

From cop comedies to the violence brought on by police brutality, the drama department has explored a wide range of emotions. This fall, the department is switching gears with "Oz," a modern twist on the movie "Wizard of Oz." Beth, played by Alisha Hemani, knows about the movie and what’s going to h...

Fall into local festivities

Fall into local festivities

Jordyn Daniels, Reporter/Video Editor

September 18, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Community, Showcase

With fall quickly approaching, there are a number of festivals, fairs and family fun available in the metro area. Here's a list of just a few events to kick off September: The Oklahoma County state fair began on Sept. 13 and runs through Sept. 23. The fair features concerts, one-of-a-kind foods and Dis...

‘Cry Pretty’ hits the shelves

‘Cry Pretty’ hits the shelves

Camryn Anderson, Reporter

September 17, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music, Opinion, Showcase

Oklahoma native and country superstar Carrie Underwood released her sixth album Cry Pretty on Sept. 14. Underwood, 35, made this album by far her most personal and impactful. In the album's 13 featured songs; female empowerment, political issues, loneliness, and other dark corners not previously add...

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