The Pony Express

Paving the future for upcoming lawyers

Paving the future for upcoming lawyers

Katelyn Weisbrod, Head Copy Editor

April 8, 2015

The six-month mock trial season wrapped up on March 6. Stillwater placed second overall at the Minnesota state competition. This is the second year that Stillwater has had a team. Seniors Nick Sabin, Rachel Hartwig and Mitchell Sell started the team after they had a mock trial class their sophomo...

Speech Showcase communicates to the community

Ms. Hammond Laux explains the size of the bus being taken to the show case.

Jordan Fulin, Team Lead

March 25, 2015

Speech is the expression of or the ability to express thoughts and feelings by articulate sounds. The Stillwater Speech Team has 20 members that dedicate their Saturdays to compete with their piece or pieces. On March 11, 11 out of the 20 members performed in the first ever Speech Showcase at S...

Board game club jumps two spaces in popularity

Photo by Mathias Hoefferle  This close up look of the game “Sorry” represents what some of the games look like. Although the games are fun its not always about the game or competition at school, it is about having a fun time with friends. This is why the club is open to anyone on Fridays.

Marya Redmond, Team Lead

February 13, 2015

Board game club was new to Stillwater Area High School this semester. It was created for a group of students to get together to play board games after school in English Teacher Laura Hammond Laux’s room. The club plays a wide variety of games including Bang and Catan. Catan was voted number seven f...

Speech team comes out screaming

Anna Craggs, Photographer

December 24, 2014

Some people in this world find it fun to stand up in front of a bunch of other people and speak their mind. They speak their opinion without caring what anyone else has to say about what they think. However, most of us would rather hide under our beds before we do that and pretend that we do...

Mock trial goes to state

Graphic by Clara Illka

Clara Ilkka

March 30, 2014

Making it to state in any activity, whether it is a sport or an academic competition, is usually seen as an accomplishment. Yet becoming good enough to make it there? That takes time, often in the form of years, to do. Making it to state in the first year of anything sounds absurd.  But that is exa...

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