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Langworthy loves life above the masses

Langworthy loves life above the masses

Olivia Braun

October 31, 2013

Langworthy’s older sister did many acts including contortion and triple trapeze.  Her involvement is what interested Langworthy in the first place. “My sister did the circus years before I did and I decided to try it out,” said Langworthy. As Langworthy’s older sister, Morgan Langworthy...

Serier decides Disney

Serier decides Disney

Lucien Lemanski

October 30, 2013

“Our basement is Disney themed,” said senior Laura Serier proudly. "We have Mickey Mouse hands that hold the toilet paper and then one that holds the towels. Also we have a Mickey’s nightmare puzzle that my brother and I put together and now it is taped up on the wall.” Serier will be going to ...

Hietpas uses skills to full potential

Hietpas uses skills to full potential

Olivia Flicker

October 19, 2013

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...

Schirvar A.R.I.S.E.s to the challenge

Alec Youngblood

October 19, 2013

Global Warming is an issue that proves to be difficult to solve. Some believe it to be a myth, but statistics and the Earth’s evolving condition prove otherwise. There is not much one man can do on his own, but when united, a difference can be made. Senior Sam Schirvar is one of the youngest members ...

Knoll hits all the right notes

Knoll hits all the right notes

Lucy Langmack

October 18, 2013

When Brooke Knoll was only 5 years old, she took an interest in music. Her family, being heavily involved with music, gave her the “musical gene". Her mom plays the flute, her dad plays the guitar, and her brother plays the bass, guitar and drums. It was only fate for Knoll to be involved with music...

Zahid’s big move to US

Kate Price

October 17, 2013

Growing up in a third world country and moving to America at age 17 could easily be the biggest struggle of one’s life, but senior Maryam Zahid does not seem to be phased. She came to join her brother in an unfamiliar country. This would be intimidating to almost anyone, but she was sure she was maki...

Proud to have pride

Proud to have pride

September 23, 2013

“I always knew I was different than everyone else,” said Stillwater Area High School graduate Ben Frederick (’13). Ben is different because Ben is gay. Gay and proud. The LGBT community in Stillwater is bigger than one would expect. They’re proud of who they are and opened up to tell their storie...

Johnson leads speech team to state

Johnson leads speech team to state

Ayden Delaney

July 20, 2013

All eyes focus on junior Carly Johnson as she stands up to open up to the audience and judges with a speech she wrote herself. Despite high stakes, she remains calm, comforted by knowing many of the eyes are those of her teammates there to support her. Johnson represented the Stillwater Area High...

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