• Website encounters new changes

    Website encounters new changes

    Hannah Baxter, Staff Reporter

    September 17, 2014

    In the last few weeks, the website has had a major make over. Thanks to the help of journalism teacher Bill Gasper and senior Conrad Hoffman, the change has been successful. “I am very pleased with the new design,” Gasper said. “Our goal to change the website passed.” The new website is all student performed and produced. “Now the website design is not from another cite,” Gasper said. “It is all unique.” Reconfiguring the... READ MORE »»

  • Students and peer pressure

    Students and peer pressure

    Anniston Weber, Staff Reporter

    September 17, 2014

    Hearing the words ‘peer-pressure’ can bring a lot to some people's minds. Drugs, alcohol and parties are a few of the things a person typically thinks of when hearing that combination of words.  It’s been seen displayed in movies, on T.V. shows, and even in books. Some students even say they’ve even seen it in their own school. “No one’s really tried to get me to do anything yet,” freshman Dylan Schmidtberger said. “I have seen... READ MORE »»

  • Musical cast list posted

    Musical cast list posted

    Madison Crees, Staff Reporter

    September 17, 2014

    After a long week of auditions, the musical cast list for “Joseph” is here. Senior Max Befort is to play the title role of Joseph. The female leads will be played by senior Shelbie Berens, senior Emily McPherson and sophomore Madison Crees. Joseph’s 11 brothers will be played by senior Jacob Balzer (Judah), junior Jared Thom (Issachar and Pharaoh), sophomore Hayden Sillmon (Benjamin), junior Brandon Davidson (Dan and Baker), freshman Dawson... READ MORE »»

  • Students take the Dane Hansen Scholarship Test

    Students take the Dane Hansen Scholarship Test

    Rachael Arthur, Staff Reporter

    September 15, 2014

    As seniors prepare for college, finding money that can go towards college can be a difficult thing. So naturally, scholarships are on everyone’s mind. But there are only a few to go around. On Sept. 11, students took a test to apply to the Dane Hansen scholarship. The scholarships are given out to seniors that are enrolled in Northwest Kansas schools, one of them being the Ellis county district. The scholarship provides between $4,000 and $10,000... READ MORE »»

  • New Nurse at School

    New Nurse at School

    Rachael Arthur, Staff Reporter

    September 11, 2014

    As the school years keep moving, students and teachers come and go. Some stay for years, and some will only stay for a few months. But for Misty Garrison, it’s a new year for her here at school. “I am from south Texas. Victoria, Texas. I moved here in January with my family. My husband is from Hays,” Garrison said. “I received my Associates degree in nursing from the Victoria College,... READ MORE »»

News

Musical cast list posted

Musical cast list posted

Madison Crees, Staff Reporter

After a long week of auditions, the musical cast list for “Joseph” is here. Senior Max Befort is to play the title role of Joseph. The female leads will be played by senior...  Read More »

September 17, 2014 • 0 comments

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Sports

Volleyball goes 2-0 at home meet on Sept. 16

Volleyball goes 2-0 at home meet on Sept. 16

Nikki Vuong, Staff Reporter

The Lady Indian volleyball team is now 10-0 after the home meet on Sept. 16. Playing against Nickerson and Hoisington, the squad won victories against both teams. Opposing...  Read More »

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Opinion

Teaching with humor goes a long way

Jacey Schaffer, Staff Reporter

We all know how hard it is to get through a school day. You might have really hard classes, Musical, a job, and sports. So this could make you...  Read More »

September 17, 2014 • 2 comments

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Feature

Students and peer pressure

Students and peer pressure

Anniston Weber, Staff Reporter

Hearing the words ‘peer-pressure’ can bring a lot to some people's minds. Drugs, alcohol and parties are a few of the things a person typically thinks of when hearing...  Read More »

September 17, 2014 • 0 comments

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A&E

Interesting Facts

Brianna Mathias, Co-Editor

Cleopatra had a special lipstick made for her, consisting of crushed ants and deep red carmine beetles. The venom of the king cobra is so deadly that just one gram of it...  Read More »

September 12, 2014 • 0 comments

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