The Pony Express

Hoodies spark dress code controversy, policy necessary

The district wide dress code sets the standards for a safe learning environment for all. This year, a new policy regarding hoodies was put in place.

Amy McElin, Online Editor

December 14, 2018

The absence of a hood or cap is often expected in public settings as a sign of respect. The topic of allowing teens to cover their head during school hours is an argument that has lasted for years. Recently, schools across the country have been making strides to work with students and create an acce...

In response to the Ferguson ruling, racial tension increasing

Lexie Sherrick, Editor-in-Chief

December 4, 2014

The streets in Ferguson were outraged with dissatisfaction after the court decided not to indict officer Darren Wilson for the murder of Michael Brown. The decision has larger meaning than the death of an 18-year-old boy or the officer being found not guilty, the decision and reaction are focused around...

Famous author writes new book, ‘Glory O’Brien’s History of The Future’

Famous author writes new book, 'Glory O'Brien's History of The Future'

Kyah LaBancz, Online A&E Editor

December 4, 2014

The main character, Glory O'Brien, is able to see both the past and the future, caused by drinking the remains of a petrified bat she and her friend, Ellie, found on Ellie's property. "So we drank it - the two of us. Ellie drank it first and acted like it tasted good. I followed. And it wasn't half...

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