On Wednesday February 14th, 2018 the 18th school shooting of this school year occurred. This occurred in Parkland, South Florida only about 30 miles northwest of Fort Lauderdale. The shooting took place both outside and inside Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School,17 people were killed and many more were wounded. Continue reading Parkland School Shooting
Last Thursday, the New York Times released an article that uncovered an even more heinous layer of the Volkswagen diesel scandal. Following concerns surrounding the adverse health aspects of diesel exhaust, scientists funded by Volkswagen, BMW, and Daimler (owner of Mercedes-Benz) conducted an unusual experiment: Ten monkeys squatted in airtight chambers, watching cartoons for entertainment as they inhaled fumes from a diesel Volkswagen Beetle.
Larry Nassar was supposed to be a top notch doctor who worked with elite athletes, so young athletes went to him for injuries and broken bones thinking that he could help them.
However, the doctor followed a repeated pattern. Under the disguise of medical equipment, Nassar has admitted to sexually assaulting the athletes. He admitted to going back as far as 1998 to putting his finger into the vagina of girls as young as 13 and assaulting girls as young as six years old. Into the sixth day of this trial, it is said that a total of 144 victim impact statements will be read in total. Victims got to deliver and talk about the hours of they spent of being assaulted and the tole it took on them after Nassar manipulated them.
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On January 13th, an article was published on www.babe.net which describes a woman’s unsettling date with actor, comedian, and star of Netflix sitcom “Master of None,” Aziz Ansari. Published directly after Ansari’s appearance at the Golden Globes wearing a “Time’s Up” pin, the piece details how “Grace,” a 23 year old Brooklyn-based photographer (renamed to protect her identity), experienced something that is, unfortunately, a shared experience of many women: a man who won’t take no for an answer. Continue reading Aziz Ansari: Bad Date or Sexual Harassment?
Welcome to the site for all your PACK news. Opening day for us was Wednesday, Sept. 27th. We can’t wait to share all the stories, pictures, and video of the great things happening at West Clermont High School. Keep coming back to find pictures and videos of you and your friends this entire school year.