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Elizabeth Baach, president and junior, empties out a recycling bin. “I joined this club as a sophomore and fell in love with the idea that I could make an impact in our community,” Baach said.

Environmental Action Club to meet May 18

Beats May 15, 2015

According to club sponsor Kara House, Environmental Action Club will continue to meet every other Monday.  In coming meetings, club members will continue to plan new projects and continue collecting...

Keep On Movin’ On

studentsection April 23, 2015

With National Dance Week beginning Saturday, how are students celebrating? Brick Ban, Ambassadors member and junior What do you like most about dance? “To me, dancing is a different medium throu gh...

Environmental Action Club to meet March 30

Beats March 27, 2015

According to club sponsor Kara House, Environmental Action Club will continue to meet every other Monday. The club will continue work on its ongoing recycling project and will brainstorm for new project...

Environmental Action Club to meet March 9

Beats March 6, 2015

According to club sponsor Kara House, Environmental Action Club will continue to meet every other Monday. The club will continue work on its ongoing recycling project and will brainstorm for new project...

Brandon Fischer, club member and sophomore, takes note during the meeting.

Environmental Club combining with Sustainable Living Club

Beats December 17, 2014

Recently, Environmental Club and Sustainable Living Club have combined to become Environmental Action Club. The club now has two staff sponsors and to student leader. The staff sponsors are Kara House...

Never forget. 9/11 is a day of remembrance and respect.

Never forget. 9/11 is a day of remembrance and respect.

perspectives September 11, 2014

9/11: One day, four planes, 19 militants, 3,000 deaths. On Sept. 11, 2001, 19 terrorists hijacked four planes in an attack that rattled the entire nation.  At 8:46 a.m., 13 years ago on this very date,...

Q & A with Fashion Guru Christel Richards

Q & A with Fashion Guru Christel Richards

acumen April 18, 2014

What peaked your interest in fashion?  When I was in grade school, I decided that I didn't necessarily want to dress and look like everyone else, so that really inspired me to look at fashion in a...

Financial Necessity Pushes Some Students to Self-Sufficiency

Financial Necessity Pushes Some Students to Self-Sufficiency

feature March 27, 2014

Ever since senior Tristan Schilling was 10 years old, he assumed he was broke. There were times when his parents could not pay the bills. There were nights they spent without electricity. There were days...

Tread lightly. Beware of modern YA fiction.

Tread lightly. Beware of modern YA fiction.

perspectives March 27, 2014

Disgust. Sadness. Anger. Those three words accurately summarize my reaction after reading the top-rated novel for teens on goodreads.com. Last weekend, after a long time, I finally got a chance to read...

Maham Nadeem: Popular culture has made it nearly impossible for men and women to be just friends

Maham Nadeem: Popular culture has made it nearly impossible for men and women to be just friends

Beats February 14, 2014

In second grade, my teacher would let us out for recess everyday. Upon walking out, I saw swing sets to my left, a jungle gym to my right and a glorious castle in the middle. Yes, a castle. It was red,...

Students Must Speak With Caution

Students Must Speak With Caution

feature December 13, 2013

At the beginning of this school year, juniors Sydney Kadinger and Shannel O’Neal decided they wanted to create a pro-choice club at the school so like-minded students could come together under a common...

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