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New teachers transition to high school

New teachers transition to high school

Elise Luoma, Student Playlist Editor

May 2, 2017


Filed under News, Photo Slide Shows

With the new construction and transition of ninth graders, more faculty is needed to cater to all students. As the transition plan has added new buildings to the existing school, the hiring process of new teachers will progress. This construction process has already made an immense impact on t...

Staff Editorial: vandalism occurring in bathrooms increasing

Staff Editorial: vandalism occurring in bathrooms increasing

February 14, 2017


Filed under Editorial, Staff Editorial

One of the problems at school is vaping and vandalism in the school's bathrooms. This problem has raised concern for some of the staff. Not only is it an illegal activity, it is also negatively impacting students who do not vape, and need to use the bathrooms. Vaping, although similar to s...

Giegle improves lives through chemical counseling

Giegle improves lives through chemical counseling

Hailey Buelow, Social Media Reporter

December 7, 2016


Filed under People

  For many kids, high school is the time for trying new things. Whether it's trying a new sport or activity, finding different kinds of people to be friends with, trying unfamiliar classes or just trying out a new style, there are endless opportunities for young people in high school. Ther...

Effects of construction felt around building, many eager for completion

Effects of construction felt around building, many eager for completion

Anna Koenning, Copy Editor

October 25, 2016


Filed under Local News, News, Showcase

The clangs and clanks of construction ring through school daily, but the effects of construction on people are more than just a headache. Though teachers encounter roadblocks like disruptions to the classroom and flooding, they ultimately anticipate the finished building eagerly. Since passing the...

Enhelder loves her job as secretary

Enhelder loves her job as secretary

Shad Kraftson, Distribution Reporter

February 12, 2016


Filed under People, Photo Slide Shows

If someone were to have walked into the White Pony Center on Jan. 28, they would have found an empty desk. Something would have felt off. The office would have seemed dead. If they came back the next day, the office would have appeared livelier because Secretary Shelly Enhelder was back at work d...

Youth Service Bureau explains social media to parents

Kjell Sandstrom, Distribution Reporter

April 29, 2015


Filed under Local News, News, Uncategorized

  “The Internet is like a swimming pool. We don’t tell kids to not swim in the pool, we teach our kids swim!” explained Youth Services Bureau therapist Lea Thornton. This was the overall message conveyed at the social media awareness presentation held by the Youth Service Bureau April 13 at St...

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