New techno era arrives in Yadkin

When considering the new age of robotics and the projects that robotics teams create, most of us think of a robot, capable of walking and talking, a form of artificial intelligence, right? With the new robotics teams at all of the high schools in Yadkin County, things are definitely revving up here for the STEM…

Are you abiding by your school’s email rules?

According to CNN, in President Barack Obama’s first-term, his secretary of state Hillary Clinton used a personal email server to send confidential information, rather than a government email. There have been secretaries before Clinton that have also used personal email accounts, including Colin Powell, but Clinton’s situation was a little bit different because it out…

Geotag for Starmount High

Have you ever seen someone post a picture and wonder, “I wonder where they are?” Snapchat’s Geotag allows you to post a picture, along with a geotag that is based on your location.  By enabling your location settings, you can begin using Snapchat geotags. Geotags are a fun and creative way to not only let…

After School app causes problems

BOONVILLE — A new app is increasing in popularity on the app store faster than any app has before. It has come to the forefront of Starmount app use at the beginning of this year. The “After School” app is one which allows students to post, comment, and act anonymously. However, it is only accessible…