Terrier Times

A Farewell to My First Love

October 24, 2019

My first love caught my attention faster than a plate of  a double bacon cheeseburger and a side a fries. Standing there tall and built to perfection, I was in awe. Being introduced by my cousin Jasmyn, I was frightened at the...


Anna Jones, CCHS Senior

October 15, 2019

Inktober is well known event... at least, in the artist community. Other than that, next to no one understands what this event is. Inktober is an artist's event that has been going on for the last ten years. The event takes up the duration of October and is aimed towards practicing with ink. Each day, a prompt is given for the participating artists. They then create an original drawing, pulling from the suggested word or phrase, and begin to "ink in" their creation. It started with Jake P...

The Weird Laws You May or May Not Already Be Breaking in Illinois

October 8, 2019

Being that I've lived in Illinois for a majority of my life I have compiled a list of weird laws that you may or may not already be breaking.   In Decatur, it's against the law to drive a car without a steering wheel...

How To Hit A Softball

April 17, 2019

I've been playing softball since I was 4 years old, starting at tee-ball. I've batted right handed from Tee-Ball to my freshman year of high school. I switched over to a left handed slapper the beginning of my freshman year and...

How to Pass Journalism 101

Benen Chen, Author

April 15, 2019

First things first, if you are reading this article right now, chances are you probably are not doing so hot.  This is a general how to on the basics for passing Journalism.  Unsurprisingly, this can be applied in a more genera...

How to Make a Cake

Chaelynn Harris

April 11, 2019

First you need to gather your ingredients. Preheat the oven and grease and flour a cake pan. Place some butter and some sugar in a mixing bowl and mix them together until the mixture is light, fluffy and creamy. ...

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