The Pony Express

Students learn to balance stress and free time

Students learn to balance stress and free time

Lexi Fitch Green

November 25, 2013


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Stress and pressure are universal issues that any student may have to overcome. First take school, then add on sports and extracurricular activities, coaches, teachers and not to mention parents, and there is no way to not experience even the slightest bit of stress. The amount of stress or pressure ...

Thole continues passion through weekly sports column

Thole continues passion through weekly sports column

Sofie Wicklund

November 6, 2013


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An outstanding coach is not easy to come across. One must be must be ambitious, hardworking, and completely passionate about their work. George Thole was all three.  Thole held the position as head coach of the Stillwater Ponies football team from 1971 until 1999. When he retired, Thole was ranked first on...

Seniors bring back Powderpuff football

Seniors bring back Powderpuff football

Eric Bromback

October 31, 2013


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While the senior girls huddled up with their coach to call the next play, the junior girls waited on the line of scrimmage, ready to take the win. On Sept. 30, Stillwater Area High School held their first Powderpuff flag football game in many years. Each homecoming week has been the same for the pa...

Kaul uses counseling skills to connect with students

Kaul uses counseling skills to connect with students

July 20, 2013


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Michael Kaul is a teacher, mentor, counselor, and occasionally a friend. He earned a Master’s in addiction counseling and a Bachelor’s for teaching. He began teaching in 1986 and started teaching in Stillwater in 1999. He teaches Advanced Placement U.S. History, U.S. History, and Law and Justic...