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  • Locker clean-out is today, May 22, from 1:43 p.m. to 1:52 p.m.

  • 2/3 hour finals Tues., 4/5 hour finals Wed., 6/7 hour finals Thurs., good luck everyone!

  • Congratulations to the new student body co-presidents Alec Zhou and Sarah Bonnett.

  • Congratulations to the boys' and girls' track teams for placing 3rd at District 2 Championships.

Choir students share about Solo and Ensemble

Jacob Cupps, Staff Writer
April 30, 2014 • 613 views
Filed under multimedia, podcast archive

“Pop Psychology” album review

Witty and upbeat, yet unoriginal.

Our Rating: 6.7/10

Macky Kavanaugh, Staff Writer
April 30, 2014 • 1,273 views
Filed under arts & entertainment, music

With its vibrantly colored album cover and upbeat tunes, Neon Trees' third studio album Pop Psychology proves to be one of the catchiest tracks in the pop-rock genre. The band's singer-songwriter Tyler Glenn's light melodies mixed with witty lyrics about finding true love shapes the album into somethin...

Student Talking Point: Senior’s post-graduation travels

Student Talking Point: Senior’s post-graduation travels

Brittany Thompson, Staff Writer
April 30, 2014 • 1,317 views
Filed under features

Varsity girls track relay team shattering records

Varsity girls track relay team shattering records

Kathryn Harter, Staff Writer
April 30, 2014 • 1,589 views
Filed under showcase, sports

The girls track distance medley is leaving past times in the dust. The team consists of junior Maddy Brown, sophomore Abby Allgeyer, sophomore Rachel Osborne and freshman Rikita Saunders. “We broke the record and it worked because we are all so close. At practice we just mess around along with the...

Boys Baseball plague with injuries

Boys Baseball plague with injuries

Bobby Connor, Staff Writer
April 30, 2014 • 1,333 views
Filed under sports

The JV baseball team has been plagued with two serious injuries this season. Junior Jackson Fleming and freshman Matt Perego have the most notable injuries on the team. A few weeks ago in a game at Westminster, Fleming broke his femur and hyperextended his knee as he tried to beat out a ground ball...

Student Spotlight: Megan Barnes

Student Spotlight: Megan Barnes

Alya Bajwa, Staff Writer
April 30, 2014 • 1,233 views
Filed under features, showcase

Flying to Orlando to compete in the Dance Worlds Competition is becoming a regular experience for junior Megan Barnes. “I wanted to dance at Cheer Legendz because I used to cheer there and I used to watch their hip hop team at every competition. It looked so fun that I convinced my mom to let me...

Most talked about music artists

Most talked about music artists

Brittany Thompson, Staff Writer
April 30, 2014 • 1,588 views
Filed under arts & entertainment, music

Being a successful singer in the 21st century is a demanding task, what with the competitive music industry and popular social media sites used to advertise music such as YouTube and Twitter. Patrick Stump, the lead singer of Fall Out Boy, is number one on Twitter Music’s most talked about music arti...

Student Spotlight: Austin Osiecki

Student Spotlight: Austin Osiecki

Ruthie Jia, Staff Writer
April 29, 2014 • 807 views
Filed under features

After tenth grade, Senior Austin Osiecki was sent to an alternative boarding school called FUTURE Men in Branson for eight months. “I got kicked out [of Parkway South] for fighting and always having something smart to say. It was the drugs that changed me, and not getting my way frustrated me. I wa...

‘Rivers in the Wasteland’ album review

A varied and exciting execution of a classic style.

Our Rating: 8.2/10

Jacob Cupps, Staff Writer
April 29, 2014 • 1,619 views
Filed under arts & entertainment, music

In 2010, few people would have recognized the small but powerfully present three-piece folk band opening for the North American leg of Taylor Swift on her international Speak Now tour. Touring their third full-length album, The Outsiders, the group NEEDTOBREATHE has come far since then, not only winn...

Ways people were asked to Prom

Lily Briscoe, Staff Writers
April 28, 2014 • 912 views
Filed under multimedia, videos

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