Category: Features

Behind the Scenes

Behind the Scenes

Each afternoon musical rehearsals are in full swing as the cast sing and dance on stage. Behind the curtains another group is hard at work. Students in the art club are preparing props for the musical’s set to ensure that a glass slipper is the only thing missing on show night. “It’s cool to be able to work backstage,” senior […]

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Preparing for Prom

Preparing for Prom

The greatest prom on earth is quickly approaching. April 20, 2018 is the date set for this years circus themed prom. Juniors and seniors are invited to attend the event and allowed one guest to spend the night with. Months of preparation go into creating the perfect night. “I started planning in January,” junior Arianna Arrington said. “People started getting […]

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Freshmen Fears

Freshmen Fears

Entering any new world is daunting, but the world of high school can be especially intimidating to a teen. For freshman Caleb Karie, walking to class and seeing 6-foot guys walk the same halls, some even sporting beards, can be pretty intimidating. “I didn’t know how they would react to me considering that i’m years younger than them,” Karie said. […]

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Spring Signing Day

Spring Signing Day

Athletes stood with their parents, friends, coaches, and teammates as they excitedly waited for their turn at the signing table, something they each had been working towards for a long time. On Wednesday, March 21 spring athletes signed to their future colleges for the sport they had been dedicated to for years, and will continue to be dedicated to as […]

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Photographer: John Piland

The New Security

Following the shooting in Parkland, Florida, and a recent intrusion situation, school officials have begun to improve school security in order to create a safer and more comfortable learning environment. The front doors were formerly unlocked and mostly unmonitored, save for security cameras and the occasional personal observation. This has since changed, with the implication of ambassadors to monitor the […]

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Focus- Ignoring everything else junior Kaylah Valler focuses on doing what she loves. “When I am on stage it feels as if nothing else matters to me,” Kaylah said. Photo by Jack Schweizer

In the Spotlight

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Fishing in a pond you never know what you could reel in. “I’m not sure if i've got a fish or a turtle,” freshman Maggie Adams said. “I’ll try to let you know before my line breaks.” She had to wait for the fish to stop squirming and jumping before she could hold it. Photo by Hannah Hall.

Fishing With Friends

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Washington, D.C. Student Trip

Washington, D.C. Student Trip

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In The Distance > Waiting to be able to walk across the street Senior Nick Garbarion and junior Lilly Guidi look at the other side of the street trying to figure out where to go next. "I wanted to keep going straight but Lilly wanted to take a left...we were kind of lost," Nick said. Photo by Abby Schumeyer.

Into The City

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Attention- JROTC’s A-Team is at the mercy of the colonel. “As soon as you hear the word attention you better be in line and stay as still as you can,” Jerry Sprool said. These members have to know what to do at all times or they’ll get a long lecture and a load of hard work. Photo taken by Tucker Hendershott

JROTC Fever

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