The Smoke Signal

Unfriend Social Media

Macie McPeak, Journalist

December 17, 2018

Filed under News, Opinion

When your phone vibrates or dings people have an instinct dig out their phone from their purse or pocket to look at the notification. The average american looks at their phone 150 times a day, Kenneth Burke stated. Social Media i...

Stickers are the Windows to the Soul

Maria Soto, Editor

October 1, 2018

Filed under Community, Entertainment, Opinion

You’ve seen people carrying Hydroflasks that have stickers on them before. Are they decorations just for show or are they a reflection of the soul?

Christopher McCandless: Selfish or Just Misunderstood?

Kevin Valdez, Journalist

May 18, 2018

Filed under Opinion

The tale of Christopher McCandless and his ventures trying to find freedom into the wild was first published in a January 1993 issue of Outside Magazine, and later in the book “Into the Wild” by author Jon Krakauer. Since then, there have been mixed reactions from audien...

“Jesus Christ Superstar’s” Jaw-Dropping New Live Concert a Blessed Easter Sunday Gift

Kevin Valdez, Journalist

April 26, 2018

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

When a live version of the classic rock opera “Jesus Christ Superstar” was broadcasted live on NBC, it stayed true to its form when performed in front of two audiences, a crowd of those attending the performance, and t...

Lightroom Classic CC: A Review

Abbi Kissee

April 25, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Adobe’s photo editing software Lightroom CC Classic is a great Mac or PC tool for photographers of every kind. As a beginner level photographer, I would highly recommend making an investment in this program if you are hoping ...

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