Instagram and Facebook To Release Usage Timers

Shay Porter Digital Editor    To help combat social media addiction, two major platforms, Instagram and Facebook have recently announced the release of social media timers. The timers are said to be released soon and will be located on the virtual dashboard.    The virtual dashboard will be a section of a user’s profile that will display time spent on social media each day and … Continue reading Instagram and Facebook To Release Usage Timers

School Safety Concerns Mount After Recent Violence

Jasmine King Co-Editor-in-Chief Safety in schools has recently been on high alert since the increase of school shootings and shootings in the Jacksonville community. With over 62 million in budget cuts just for Duval County Public Schools (DCPS), there’s been concern on whether students are safe. New superintendent of DCPS, Dr. Diana Greene, has many plans for schools regarding safety. “Safety includes, unfortunately, dealing with … Continue reading School Safety Concerns Mount After Recent Violence

Juul Addiction Increases in High Schools

Lily Deaton Staff Writer JUUL (Juice USB Lighting) is a vaping device invented in 2007 and has since become the best-selling e-cigarette on the market, earning a $15 billion valuation, according to Inc.com. JUUL sales have gone up nearly 800 percent, helping JUUL earn a 71 percent share of the market, as reported by Consumer News and Business Channel’s website. Using a JUUL or any … Continue reading Juul Addiction Increases in High Schools