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BLAST week provides opportunity for community to come together

BLAST week provides opportunity for community to come together

Mira LaNasa, Layout Editor
February 17, 2017
Filed under News

Be Loving and Sharing Together week has been a tradition for many years. This year, BLAST week will take place the week of Feb. 12-18 and will feature both old and new spirit days and activities. Every year Student Council hosts BLAST week around the middle of February. Student Council decides ...

Annual Student Council presidents elected

Annual Student Council presidents elected

Megan Aller, Visual Arts Managing Editor
April 28, 2015
Filed under Local News, News

Being the president of Student Council is much more than representing the student body. The presidents are also part of the school board, they sit up front at the board meetings. There are countless hours of planning and preparing for all sorts of events. Elections for new presidents 2015-16 schoo...

BLAST Week promotes school community and spirit

BLAST Week promotes school community and spirit

Allie Langness, Online Editor
February 23, 2015
Filed under Activities, Photo Slide Shows

The week of Valentine’s Day is always filled with fun, candy, enthusiasm, silly dress up days, and a pep fest to end the week. This year was no different. Student Council once again hosted a fun filled, entertaining week. Monday was “Patriotic Day” and cookies were sold. Tuesday students were...

Student Council leaders selected

Student Council leaders selected

Ryan Burger
May 13, 2014
Filed under News, People

Students exercised their right to vote in their history class on April 28. Though they may not quite be ready for the big time vote for the actual president of the United States, they chose four of the eight or 10 students (depending on the age) in their class who would represent them on student council...

Alm knows no bounds

March 5, 2014
Filed under People

His tall lean figure schlepps through the door, carrying the day's ration of homework, sheet music and the notes from the numerous clubs and organizations he is responsible for. His slow, methodical movements are the only remnants that indicate his lack of sleep. His positive energy brings a unique pre...

Auditions kick off the Battle of the Bands season

Auditions kick off the Battle of the Bands season

Ryan Burger
December 9, 2013
Filed under Arts

As the battle of the bands approaches, there will be many hopefuls vying for a spot during auditions. Though senior Conor Murphy and the band Crimson Horizon hope to make it just as much as the others, they mostly just want to have fun. The battle of the bands is a competition in January between various st...

Hietpas uses skills to full potential

Hietpas uses skills to full potential

Olivia Flicker
October 19, 2013
Filed under People

Paige Hietpas (’14) played soccer at Stillwater Area High School. She was on the junior varsity soccer team as a sophomore and moved up to varsity towards the end of the season. She tore both of her ACLs during her sophomore year. “I just got through the struggle of tearing my first ACL, when I tore my second one. I knew immediately what happened. I...

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