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13 questions with sophomore Iris Garibay

13 questions with sophomore Iris Garibay

Jordyn Dake, Online Editor
February 22
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Since sophomore Iris Garibay was young, she has been invested in art. Her interest sparked from the time she was first able to hold things and continued to grow from there. 1. When did you become interested in art? I’ve been drawing since I could hold things so I guess I’ve always been intere...

13 questions with freshman Tasiah Nunnery

13 questions with freshman Tasiah Nunnery

Madison Weber, Staff Reporter
February 9
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Freshman Tasiah Nunnery started sports at a young age and has continued to follow her passion for sports into high school. As a freshman, she was on varsity for volleyball and is currently on varsity for basketball. Nunnery also plans to be involved in track. 1. How long have you been involved with sp...

13 questions with junior Erin Muirhead

13 questions with junior Erin Muirhead

Kara Brooks, Editor
February 2
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From chamber singers, to music and spring play, to band practice and many other events, junior Erin Muirhead keeps her schedule busy with many music and theater related events. 1. How long have you being doing theater/ been into music? "I participated in five Heartland Community Theater producti...

13 questions with sophomore Alycia McVay

13 questions with sophomore Alycia McVay

Isabelle Braun, Staff Reporter
January 13
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While some students spend their time participating in sports or music, sophomore Alycia McVay has a special interest. McVay competes in pageants that consist of a casual wear and a gown section, a talent section and an interview. She’s been doing this for little over a year. 1. What is your talent?...

13 questions with senior Tanner Callis

13 questions with senior Tanner Callis

Anniston Weber, Co-Editor-in-Chief
November 29
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From writing his own music, to being named Homecoming King, senior Tanner Callis has achieved several great things during his high school career. Callis has been involved with the Kansas All-State Orchestra and the Western Kansas String Academy, and plans to continue with his musicianship after graduating. 1. When di...

13 questions with senior Brent Koenigsman

13 questions with senior Brent Koenigsman

Madison Crees, Co-Editor-in-Chief
October 19
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Senior Brent Koenigsman has been a part of the band since his freshman year. At the beginning of this year he was selected to help conduct the band and earned the title of Drum Major. 1.What is your title in band? "Drum Major." 2.What does having this title mean? "The title means that we direct the ba...

13 questions with senior Jeanie Balzer

13 questions with senior Jeanie Balzer

Anniston Weber, Co-Editor-in-Chief
October 13
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Senior Jeanie Balzer has been involved with the flag team since her freshman year. This year, Balzer serves as the flag capitan. All three of her of her older siblings have been involved with band, while two of them have been on the flag team as well. 1. What is your role on the flag team? "This year I am the fl...

13 questions with senior Conrad Vajnar

13 questions with senior Conrad Vajnar

Kara Brooks, Editor
October 7
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Senior Conrad Vajnar has been in FFA all four years of high school. Vajnar has won many awards while in FFA, and is one of the FFA executive officers. Vajnar's dad is the leader of FFA, which helped spark his interested in joining the club. 1. What all do you do for FFA? "We do contests, community servic...

13 questions with freshman Ashton Ottley

13 questions with freshman Ashton Ottley

Anniston Weber, Co-Editor-in-Chief
August 31
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Freshman Ashton Ottley has been involved with horses from a very young age. Because of her passion for horsemanship, Ottley participates in many competitions involving her horses. She also has plans to participate in racing events outside of her high school career. 1. When exactly did you start r...

13 questions with junior Hayden Sillmon

13 questions with junior Hayden Sillmon

Anniston Weber, Online News and Media Editor
May 10
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Junior Hayden Sillmon has been participating in various music programs since the sixth grade. Sillmon enjoys performing and loves to sing. 1. What music programs do you participate in? ”I participate in Chamber Singers, concert choir, and musical.” 2. What got you interested in sing...

13 questions with junior Zachary Hopp

13 questions with junior Zachary Hopp

Madison Crees, Online Editor
May 9
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Most groan when they think of running a ten feet, let alone three miles. For junior Zachary Hopp, three miles is just another day's work. Hopp has dedicated day after day to the sport of cross country and therefore earned him consecutive spots on the varsity team. 1. What age did you get into...

13 questions with senior Albany Schaffer

13 questions with senior Albany Schaffer

Kara Brooks, Media Editor
April 27
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Senior Albany Schaffer has been playing volleyball since she was in fourth grade, and has signed to continue playing it at the University of Louisiana at Monroe. Schaffer looks forward to continuing her sports career and is excited to see what Louisiana has to offer. 1. How long have you been playing...

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