Senior Spotlight: Lauren Hippowitz   Moriya Phillips, Staff Writer Senior Moriya Phillips is a staff writer for the 2016-17 Colonel. She is the President of the Gospel Music Club and participates in Select Singers, Concert Choir, and Acabellas. She plays basketball and throws shot put and discus for Track and Field. Outside of school, she can be found … Continue reading Senior Spotlight: Lauren Hippowitz

Presidential Election 2016 Survey: Results

Most Educated:  ...VS. the Least Educated:  Clinton leads in the three top educated groups in Connecticut, while Trump leads slightly in the two least educated. According to the data, if you have a Doctorate, Master’s, or Bachelor's, you are most likely to vote for Clinton. If you have an Associate’s or High School Diploma you … Continue reading Presidential Election 2016 Survey: Results

Starbucks vs. Dunkin’: Turf War

Starbucks and Dunkin lovers will always be at war over which franchise is better. Dunkin is cheaper than Starbucks, but Starbucks coffee is stronger and arguably, better quality. From the small sample of Ledyard High School interviewed, Dunkin appears to be the coffee shop of choice. Junior Allison Saindon claims, “Starbucks coffee is too strong.” … Continue reading Starbucks vs. Dunkin’: Turf War

Best Celebrity Halloween Costumes

1. Actresses Miranda Cosgrove and Jennette McCurdy are Daphne and Velma from “Scooby Doo” for Halloween. They are accompanied by three of their friends who complete the gang of “Scooby Doo” as Shaggy, Scooby, and Fred. 2. Musical artists Beyoncé and Jay-Z went as black Barbie and black Ken for Halloween along with their daughter, … Continue reading Best Celebrity Halloween Costumes

November: How the Times Have Changed

From the first week to the last week of November, many events over time have made history. From birthdays, achievements, and war changing decisions, this is the history of November. November 1, 1848: A step to equality for women. The first medical school for women opened in Boston. The Boston Female Medical School was founded … Continue reading November: How the Times Have Changed

Presidential Collection

After the success of presidential candidate Donald Trump’s campaign, various celebrities have hinted at running in 2020. Who would you vote for? Jesse Ventura After a colorful career in the World Wrestling Federation, including various tag team and regional titles, Jesse Ventura moved on to drop legislation from the top rope. Serving as the … Continue reading Presidential Collection