The Carroll News

My Farewell

Olivia Shackleton, Editor-in-Chief

March 28, 2019

“Enjoy these last few days of rest because you won’t be sleeping for the next year.” These were the words of wisdom Ryan Brown, former editor-in-chief, imparted as I took on the role last April. I scoffed at his words, th...

The Seed of the Church

Kyle Rosser, Guest Columnist

March 28, 2019

In today’s world, it appears that the culture of our postmodern society is at odds with the Catholic Church and its teachings. Whether it is on the topics of marriage, human sexuality, life issues or many other things, the Chur...

Loud and Way too Proud

Loud and Way too Proud

March 27, 2019

Editorial: Cherish Your Democracy

Editorial Staff

March 22, 2019

It should not be surprising that our staff is incredibly supportive of those who get involved in the democratic process. Just recently, enthusiasm for our democracy was powerfully illustrated by the newest ranks of impassioned...

Be Not Afraid: College Life as a Catholic

Kyle Rosser, Guest Columnist

March 22, 2019

This column may be about what it means to be a Catholic on a college campus today, but I hope that it can reach my fellow Blue Streaks who may not be Catholic or not even Christian. With the news and reports about the Catholic...

On an Evening in Roma

On an Evening in Roma

March 22, 2019

The Kardashians are a Threat to Capitalism

Joseph Kukral, Op/Ed Editor

March 22, 2019

Just recently, Kylie Jenner, one of five daughters from the famed E-network reality television series “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” was named the youngest self-made billionaire in the world. Forbes magazine pegged Jenner’s...

Wealth is No Excuse for Cheating

Kathleen Mackey, Managing Editor

March 22, 2019

U.S. Attorney Andrew Lelling broke the news last Tuesday of what is being called the largest college admissions scam ever prosecuted by the Justice Department. As the story has unfolded, we’ve learned that 50 people were charged...

The Twisted Conservatism Behind Privatized Healthcare

Joseph Kukral, Op/Ed Editor

February 13, 2019

As more progressive candidates enter the 2020 presidential race, it is doubtful that any other issue will be more heavily debated than healthcare. In fact, during the 2018 midterm election season, healthcare was brandished as...

Ariana Grande Continues to Empower with “thank u, next” Album

Kathleen Mackey, Managing Editor

February 13, 2019

“I find it interesting that this has been one of the best years of my career and the worst of my life.” As Ariana Grande stood onstage in December to receive the honor of Billboard’s Woman of the Year, she acknowledged the...

Exposing Frauds

Olivia Shackleton, Editor-in-Chief

February 13, 2019

Have you ever felt like you do not deserve to be in a position you hold or that you did not truly earn that position? Maybe you feel this way when you land an incredibly competitive internship or get elected to be president of...

Bill Nye Sucks

Bill Nye Sucks

February 13, 2019

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