The student voice of St. George's Independent School.
I saved animals for a week

I saved animals for a week

March 3, 2016

When I decided that I would be vegan for a week in order to write this story, people immediately giggled and started betting on how long I would last. “You’re not going to make it through the first... Read more »

(Rock)ing in Memphis

(Rock)ing in Memphis

February 24, 2016

The lineup for the 2016 Beale Street Music Festival was released early Wednesday morning via its website and social media. BSMF, or Music Fest as it is more commonly known, will take place on Friday,... Read more »

Destroying humanity

Destroying humanity

February 17, 2016

As I was working hard to procrastinate working this weekend, I found myself reading “The 5th Wave” by Rick Yancey, as reading a book was the only excuse my mom would accept for me not doing homework. ... Read more »

Galentine’s Day checklist

Galentine’s Day checklist

February 16, 2016

Don’t have a date this Valentine’s Day? The NewsGryphs are here to help! We have taken some tips from Leslie Knope of “Parks and Recreation” and decided to acknowledge Galentine’s Day, a holiday... Read more »

Rating the most popular Super Bowl commercials

Rating the most popular Super Bowl commercials

February 10, 2016

Companies spend millions of dollars every year for a minute-long commercial to be played during the Super Bowl. The commercials have consistently become more outlandish, to the point where now one of t... Read more »

Music to their ears

Music to their ears

February 9, 2016

“One of my favorite quotes about music is by Dave Grohl, ‘That's the greatest thing about music. You can sing a song to 85,000 people, and they'll all sing it back for 85,000 reasons,’” junior... Read more »

Vanessa Hudgens shines in “Grease: Live”

Vanessa Hudgens shines in “Grease: Live”

February 5, 2016

“Grease” is known to be an iconic movie, so when Fox announced it was producing a live version of the movie, to premiere on Jan. 31, everyone was rightly skeptical. However, they proved skeptics ... Read more »

12 things to do in Memphis this Christmas

12 things to do in Memphis this Christmas

December 22, 2015

1. Starry Nights Located in Shelby Farms, this drive-through light show displays a whopping 1.5 million lights. This year, the show will run from Nov. 20 to Dec. 27 and will highlight some of t... Read more »

New year, new Gryph

New year, new Gryph

December 22, 2015

The new year brings new opportunities. We all know that keeping our New Year’s resolutions are nearly impossible, so this checklist might give you some ideas that you might want to do! Along with th... Read more »

Good game, well played

Good game, well played

December 16, 2015

Gamers are frequently told that what they do is a waste of time. However, the past few years have seen a large growth in esports, legitimizing it as a feasible path to college and career. Eric... Read more »

“The Hunger Games” trilogy goes out with a bang (literally)

“The Hunger Games” trilogy goes out with a bang (literally)

December 7, 2015

Disclaimer: “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2” may not be appropriate for all ages. Viewer discretion is advised. There are no spoilers revealed within the review. The last time we saw Katniss Everdeen, she w... Read more »

No clapping, only snapping

No clapping, only snapping

December 3, 2015

On Friday, Nov. 20, the Slam Poetry Club held their first Coffee House Night. Members from the Slam Poetry Club read poetry, some even reciting original pieces, while student musicians added to the coffee h... Read more »