• Northwest District KMEA auditions

    Northwest District KMEA auditions

    October 28, 2014

    The Northwest District KMEA auditions for band, orchestra and choir are set for Nov. 1 at Hays High. The students participating have been preparing themselves for the auditions. The audition process begins by getting a name tag that has your information on it for vocal students. The band and orchestra students will be recorded by their instructors or their private tutors and then sent in for district placement. Students who make district for... READ MORE »»

  • Students face stage fright

    Students face stage fright

    Anniston Weber, Staff Reporter

    October 28, 2014

    After what feels like hours of anxiously sitting at your desk, you finally hear your name being called out by your teacher. It’s your turn to present your report to the class. Grabbing your paper, you walk up to the front of the room, take a deep breath and begin reading from your presentation. To some students, like freshman Lacey Gregory, this scene wouldn’t be any trouble at all. “I’m used to talking in front of people,” Gregory... READ MORE »»

  • Kids Voting Kansas

    Kids Voting Kansas

    Sarah Rooney, Staff Reporter

    October 28, 2014

    A decrease in voting participation in recent years has prompted people to develop ways to encourage younger generations to vote. One program developed to do just that is called Kids Voting Kansas. Robba Moran began a branch of this program in Hays during the 2004 election. The current Kids Voting Kansas chairman is Laura Hertel. The Kids Voting Kansas program is supported within the surrounding area. “We are sponsored by McDonalds and Hays... READ MORE »»

  • Tiger Day set for Nov. 8

    Tiger Day set for Nov. 8

    Jacey Schaffer, Staff Reporter

    October 28, 2014

    Fort Hays will have its annual Tiger Day Saturday, Nov. 8, for all juniors, seniors, and transfer students interested in visiting campus. “It sounds fun, if you go to Fort Hays it gives you a chance to experience the school,” junior Korryn Asuncion said. Tiger Day will start at 8:30 a.m., and students will be able to ask teachers and coaches any questions they might have. However, some coaches will be out of town for sporting events and will... READ MORE »»

  • Few students fear Ebola Outbreak

    Few students fear Ebola Outbreak

    Brianna Mathias, Co-Editor

    October 27, 2014

    Ebola is a deadly virus that has been spreading through Africa and has made a few appearances in the United States. The presence of the disease in this country has struck fear in many people, but whether or not we have to be afraid is up to the individual. According to the Center for Disease Control, the total number of Ebola cases as of Oct. 25 is 10,141. The number of deaths so far is 4,922. Most of these deaths have been in west African countries.... READ MORE »»

News

Northwest District KMEA auditions

Northwest District KMEA auditions

The Northwest District KMEA auditions for band, orchestra and choir are set for Nov. 1 at Hays High. The students participating have been preparing themselves for the auditions....  Read More »

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Sports

Indians post 34-33 district win

Bill Gasper

A couple of blocked extra points and a key defensive stop turned out to be key plays in Hay High's 34-33 win over Abilene on Oct. 17 at Lewis Field Stadium. With the win,...  Read More »

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Opinion

The Problems with Modern Music

The Problems with Modern Music

Rachael Arthur, Staff Reporter

Several popular songs I listen to on the radio are sad things to hear. While I will admit that some songs are fine because of the beat and the actual music behind the lyrics,...  Read More »

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Feature

Students face stage fright

Students face stage fright

Anniston Weber, Staff Reporter

After what feels like hours of anxiously sitting at your desk, you finally hear your name being called out by your teacher. It’s your turn to present your report to the...  Read More »

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A&E

Pa’s haunted corn maze

Jacey Schaffer, Staff Reporter

Last weekend there was a haunted corn maze two and a half miles outside of town going from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. It cost $10, but if you were from Hays High, they donated $3...  Read More »

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