• Battle of the brains

    Battle of the brains

    Kara Brooks, Staff Reporter

    October 22, 2014

    This afternoon at 3:30 p.m. the Battle of the Brains is being held in the Lecture Hall. On one side will be varsity and Junior Varsity teams for the Hays High scholar bowl. On the other side will be teachers. The teachers competing in the competition are Orchestra teacher Joan Crull, Mathematics teacher Dustin Dreher, American History teacher Ron Leikam, and English teacher Melanie Folkerts. The Battle of the Brains is a quizbowl contest which... READ MORE »»

  • Junior varsity cheer tryouts to be held this week

    Junior varsity cheer tryouts to be held this week

    Madison Crees, Staff Reporter

    October 20, 2014

    Junior varisty winter cheer tryouts are taking place this week. Students with the hopes of becoming part of the squad will start tryout practices tonight, and continue through with them until Thursday when actual tryouts pursue. Each male and female will have to attend one tryout practice if they wish to be included in tryouts. Students who make the squad will cheer for the upcoming wrestling and basketball seasons. “As of right now,” sophomore... READ MORE »»

  • Tennis player expresses her passion for the sport

    Tennis player expresses her passion for the sport

    Kara Brooks, Staff Reporter

    October 16, 2014

    Junior Brooke Forinash has made it to state tennis this year for the second time in her high school career. Forinash has been playing tennis ever since she was a little girl. Forinash’s dad got her interested and involved in tennis, and he coached her when she was younger. Forinash loves playing the sport, and says her dad is the one who inspires her to play it. “Tennis is a break from everyday life,” Forinash said. “It’s like an... READ MORE »»

  • Youth cheer camp will be on Oct. 18

    Youth cheer camp will be on Oct. 18

    Raina Basso, Staff Reporter

    October 16, 2014

    Hays High will be hosting the annual youth cheer camp on Saturday, Oct. 18. The camp will last from 9 a.m. to noon. Girls in grades kindergarten through 5 are eligible to participate in the camp. Girls attending the camp will learn cheers and a special dance. They will perform on Oct. 24 during the first quarter of the football game. It costs $25 per child and the money helps support the cheerleaders. The camp will be an opportunity for young... READ MORE »»

News

Battle of the brains

Battle of the brains

Kara Brooks, Staff Reporter

This afternoon at 3:30 p.m. the Battle of the Brains is being held in the Lecture Hall. On one side will be varsity and Junior Varsity teams for the Hays High scholar bowl....  Read More »

October 22, 2014 • 0 comments

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Sports

Royals vs. Giants in the World Series

Max Befort, Reporter

Royals vs. San Francisco Giants in the World Series, the last time the Royals were in the World Series was in 1985 vs. the Saint Louis Cardinals and now 29 years they’re...  Read More »

October 24, 2014 • 0 comments

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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 »

October 24, 2014 • 0 comments

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Feature

Students Resort to Caffeine Rather Than Sleep

Students Resort to Caffeine Rather Than Sleep

Rachael Arthur, Staff Reporter

Sleep deprivation is something that most students deal with. They have to juggle school, work and extracurricular activities. So as a result, caffeine is a common resort among...  Read More »

October 16, 2014 • 2 comments

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A&E

The Kansas City Royals go to the World Series

The Kansas City Royals go to the World Series

Anniston Weber, Staff Reporter

The Kansas City Royals are going to the World Series and are playing the first game on Oct. 20. This is the first time the Royals have been to the World Series in 29 years. Fans...  Read More »

October 20, 2014 • 0 comments

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