• Finals can require much preparation

    Finals can require much preparation

    Brianna Mathias, Co-editor

    December 16, 2014

    It’s that time of the year again: finals week. For many students this means excessive stress, lack of sleep and obsessive grade-checking. Finals week can be full of stress, but hard work tends to pay off. Some students have a solution to studying for their finals while others do not. “Some classes have a study guide and some don’t,” freshman Ivy Walker said. “So I either read from the book or do the questions.” Others just don’t... READ MORE »»

  • Spring Play cast list released

    Spring Play cast list released

    Raina Basso, Staff Reporter

    December 12, 2014

    The cast list for Spring Play was released on Dec. 12. This year’s Spring Play is “Harvey.” “Harvey” is the story of Elwood P. Dowd with an invisible friend named Harvey. The play portrays Harvey as a rabbit. Harvey is taken everywhere by Elwood, and Elwood’s family becomes ashamed of him and want to commit him to a sanitarium. However, Elwood’s sister, Veta, is accidentally committed instead. Elwood is played by senior Conrad... READ MORE »»

  • Winter concert to be held upcoming Monday

    Winter concert to be held upcoming Monday

    Madison Crees, Staff Reporter

    December 12, 2014

    This upcoming Monday will mark the date of the annual Winter Concert. Chamber Singers, Full Chord Press, Orchestra, Concert Band and smaller ensembles will perform at Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center. The Concert Choir we will be performing “Famine Song” by Vida, “Hodie!” by John Leavitt and “Ave Maria” by Giulio Caccini. “I think the songs we are performing are very well written and extremely fun to perform,” freshman choir... READ MORE »»

  • Changes occur to ACT standards for college

    Changes occur to ACT standards for college

    Kara Brooks, Staff Reporter

    December 12, 2014

    The ACT has three test dates: February 7, April 18, and June 13. There are new qualified admission requirements for Kansas Public 4-year Universities. Now to guarantee admission to a state university a student must have at least a 2.0 GPA and have an ACT composite score of at least 21, or a SAT score of at least 980, or graduate in the top 1/3 of your class. There are also new qualified admission requirements for students wanting to attend The... READ MORE »»

  • Students talk about relationships at home

    Students talk about relationships at home

    Hannah Baxter, Staff Reporter

    December 11, 2014

    In today's society, most teens try to have a good bond with one or more of their parents. All sorts of relationships vary and can have great influences on the student and his or her performance in daily lives. “My relationship with my parents is good,” freshman Drew Desbien said. “They care for me and listen to me when I need to vent.” Senior Colton Fisher said the same. “I have a good relationship with my parents,” Fisher said.... READ MORE »»

News

New semester resolutions

Madison Crees, Staff Reporter

With the first semester of the 14-15 school year in the books, students reflect on their starting half of the year. “Something I’m really taking from this semester...  Read More »

December 19, 2014 • 0 comments

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Sports

Lady Indian Basketball wins over Junction City

Max Befort, Reporter

  The lady Indians basketball team wins their third game of the season over Junction City, 54-43, on Dec. 16. With the win, the lady Indians improved their record...  Read More »

December 17, 2014 • 0 comments

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Opinion

Web Filters and Administration Access Too Restrictive?

Web Filters and Administration Access Too Restrictive?

Rachael Arthur, Staff Reporter

Being a movie maker, there are several programs that I want on my computer that relate to those things. So as I’m downloading them a box pops up that says, “You need administration...  Read More »

December 12, 2014 • 0 comments

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Feature

New semester resolutions

Madison Crees, Staff Reporter

With the first semester of the 14-15 school year in the books, students reflect on their starting half of the year. “Something I’m really taking from this semester...  Read More »

December 19, 2014 • 0 comments

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A&E

Interesting facts

Nikki Vuong, Staff Reporter

The Iron Man edition of Mr. Potato Head is named Tony Starch. In a 1917 letter to Winston Churchill, Admiral John Fisher used the phrase “O.M.G.” Albert Einstein...  Read More »

December 9, 2014 • 0 comments

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