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Save the Species, Save the World

Elizabeth Hennessey

September 15, 2017

The world is dying. Many animals are placed and removed from the endangered species list that people don’t know about; animals including: sea turtles, great white sharks, monarch butterflies, elephants, sloths, seals, polar...

RIP Vine

Brooklyn Armbruster

September 15, 2017

Recently, Twitter has announced that they will be shutting down the app Vine. The hilarious app that gave teenagers just six seconds of fame. With all the memories and memes it’s brought to the world, how could Twitter do thi...

One Step Forward, or Two Steps Back?

Elizabeth Donaldson

September 15, 2017

Technology has given schools the opportunity to reach more resources. A problem that our administration and the Information Technology, IT department, have come upon is how much access students should be allowed to have on th...

Spreading Holiday Cheer

Valerie Golder

September 15, 2017

Every year, Key Club, sponsored by Mr. Kevin Johnston, adopts a family for Christmas. The clubs’ purpose is to provide services to the community to help benefit the lives of others. They typically adopt at least two families, bu...

Winter Driving Safety Tips

Winter Driving Safety Tips

September 15, 2017

Highlights and Heart Breaks of 2016

Brooklyn Armbruster

September 15, 2017

The year of 2016 was quite an eventful year to say the least.There is no phrase nor single word to describe the rollercoaster of events America went through in just this past year. Do the negatives outweigh the positives? Or was ...

Bowling Team of 2016-2017

Bradyn Smith

September 15, 2017

To some bowling is just a sport, but to others bowling is much different, it’s one of their favorite things to do. “My favorite thing about bowling is being able to travel all around the country for tournaments, and ge...

Drug Testing at Shawnee Heights

Rachel Etzel

September 15, 2017

The school board is planning to vote on February 20 to decide whether drug testing should be implemented in the 2017-2018 school year.  Although the board hasn’t decided to pursue this decision completely they have had a boar...

Spirit Week

Valeri Dodds

September 15, 2017

Rewind to two years ago: at 7:45 a.m., you walk through the south wing doors on the morning of Spirit Night and the halls are filled with red and blue. Streamers are hanging from the ceiling, music is blasting, and an overall ene...

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