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13 questions with senior Levi Smith

13 questions with senior Levi Smith

Dawson Rooney, Staff Reporter

September 17, 2017


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Levi Smith is a Senior and this is his first year in high school. He recently transferred from his home school to Hays High where he now participates in Chamber Singers, Musical, marching band, and jazz band. What was it like being homeschooled? “Easy, but I had nobody to talk to.” What w...

13 questions with senior Cheyanne Adkins

13 questions with senior Cheyanne Adkins

Hanna Dannar, Staff Reporter

September 8, 2017


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Senior Cheyanne Adkins dad has been in the military longer than she has been alive. It has caused her to go through many experiences that others have not. 1.What is it like to be an army brat? “It’s fun, exciting, interesting and hard. You have to have a sense of humor and you have to lear...

13 Questions with sophomore Megan Flavin

13 Questions with sophomore Megan Flavin

Rebekah Porter, Staff Reporter

September 1, 2017


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Sophomore Megan Flavin was the only girl who qualified for state last year on our Girls swim team and broke the school's old record in the 500 freestyle with a time of 5:47.69.  1. What thoughts were going through your head after you broke the record? “I was just generally happy, I had worked ...

13 questions with sophomore Scout Perryman

13 questions with sophomore Scout Perryman

Kara Brooks, Editor

April 7, 2017


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From being a leader in Boy Scouts, to being a leader in Student Council, sophomore Scout Perryman keeps busy through all of his activities and leadership positions. 1.What made you want to be in Student Council? “I wanted to be in Student Council because I really liked how it was organized an...

13 questions with sophomore Iris Garibay

13 questions with sophomore Iris Garibay

Jordyn Dake, Online Editor

February 22, 2017


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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, 2017


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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, 2017


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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, 2017


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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, 2016


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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, 2016


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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, 2016


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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, 2016


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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...

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