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Fidget spinner epidemic takes over classrooms

Fidget spinner epidemic takes over classrooms

Ellie Widowski, News Writer

May 9, 2017


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It is constantly being spun during classes. It comes in all types of colors. It can fit in your pocket. Fidget spinners have been on the scene for a few years, but within the past few months they have become an epidemic not only in our school, but across the country. Fidget spinners were designed...

Best Buddies club goes to Prom

Best Buddies club goes to Prom

Sabrina Bohn, Staff Writer

April 28, 2017


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The Best Buddies club is ending the semester on a festive note by taking students with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) to Prom. “[Best Buddies club] really focuses on making kids with IDD feel like they are part of the community,” sophomore Erika Anstine said. “We don’t ...

The Expenses of Prom: Is it worth it?

The Expenses of Prom: Is it worth it?

Ellie Widowski, News Writer

April 26, 2017


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It’s that time of year again. Instagram is filled with promposal pictures. The mall is flooded with teenage girls trying to find the perfect shoes to match their dress. Moms are dragging their son’s to get fitted for tux rentals. Money is being spent like crazy—it’s prom season. There’s...

Breaking down borders to celebrate prom

Breaking down borders to celebrate prom

Maddie Cooke, Staff Writer

April 14, 2017


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Senior Joe Fuller closes a 1,200 mile gap for his Prom date that lives in Monterrey, Mexico.

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2017 Prom Court Announced

2017 Prom Court Announced

Betsy Wait, Managing Editor-in-Chief

April 12, 2017


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Juniors: Jack Gieseking Matthew Dixon Jack Galkowski Chaz Pilz Sarah Bonnett Anabelle Padilla Rachel Wang Sophie Wojdylo Seniors: Nehemiah Colyer Nate Hughes Wyatt Yess Nick Wotruba Haley Derbak Pharis Sippel Abby Kottmeyer Kailyn Dossett ...

Students endure hailstorms to get to Prom

Students endure hailstorms to get to Prom

Ellie Widowski, Staff Writer

May 2, 2016


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For six years, prom was located at the Kemp Auto Museum. After its unexpected closure the night of prom, Prom 2016 was relocated to Doubletree Hotel in Chesterfield, where students fought through unexpected hail storms to get to the dance. However, this did not stop senior Katie Bowen from attendin...

King me… and me

King me… and me

Rachel Ellis, Staff Writer

May 11, 2015


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Two senior men shared the title for 2015 Prom King following a tie in votes.

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Prom Fashion Show Recap

Prom Fashion Show Recap

Tashaun Ewing, Staff Writer

May 4, 2015


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Students strut their stuff in the name of Prom.

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