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Junior Dahlia Abdulsattar talks about her Thanksgiving traditions

Jacob Cupps, Staff Writer

November 28, 2014

Kathryn Harter interviews junior Dahlia Abdulsattar about Thanksgiving traditions in her family.

POW: Tristan Johnson, 11

Junior Tristan Johnson reminiscences about his drama leadership conference enxiprence.

Jacob Cupps, Staff Writer

November 27, 2014

“What are you thankful for?” “I’m thankful that for the opportunity I had to attend a leadership conference with many of my friends in September.” “What did you do at the conference?” “We attended lots of workshops and I became at Missouri Thespian Officer. Later this year I...

POW: Julie Whitten, 11

Eager for the weekend to start, junior Julie Whitten sits by a window.

Jacob Cupps, Staff Writer

November 26, 2014

“What are you thankful for?” “I’m thankful for my band family because they always support me and they are really good friends and people. I’m always thankful for my family, but this year I’m also thankful Natalie is staying with us because now that both of my sisters are away at college...

POW: Holt Preist, 11

Junior Holt Priest stands along the science hallway lockers.

Jacob Cupps, Staff Writer

November 25, 2014

“What are you thankful for?” “I’m thankful for the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade and the movie, ‘This is America, Charlie Brown’.” “What makes watching the Macy’s parade special for you?” “I always watch it with my family and I love the balloons and the floats.” “What...

Girls cross country ends the season drought

Huddling before the race, the girls cross country team chants

Allie Collins, Photo Editor

November 15, 2014

Girls Cross Country returns to state as a team for the first time in nine years.

Sophomores are granted parking privileges

Preparing to leave after the school day, sophomore Will Carter is one of 40 sophomores to  have gotten the privilege to drive to school and park alongside the juniors in the pit for the rest of the year.

Allie Collins, Photo Editor

November 7, 2014

After waiting three months, sophomores are finally allowed to park in the pit due to their newly obtained parking passes.

Juniors raise funds for custodian facing health issues

During second lunch, Custodial staff member Ollie Caruthers sweeps the floor.

Betsy Wait, Staff Writer

October 31, 2014

Juniors Emily Wind and Shannon Anderson begin a philanthropy campaign for Custodian Ollie Caruthers, who is facing serious health issues.

Cleaning Up Parkway’s Act

Cleaning Up Parkway's Act

Allie Collins, Photo Editor

October 29, 2014

Kaleigh Riggs- 10, Hannah Hoffman- 9, Anna Tukina- 11, Luke Christensen- 11- sort through trash from first lunch. "It was really eye opening because we throw away full lunches. We're really wasteful. There's starving children in Africa and we could be doing so much more to help," said Tukina.

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