The Pony Express

District 834 welcomes new Superintendent

Denise Pontrelli joins the Stillwater community as District 834's new superintendent.
Kathleen Billingsley, Copy Editor November 12, 2015

With warmth and kindness in her eyes, one can tell new Superintendent Denise Pontrelli is perfect to take the seat as District 834's new superintendent. Coming 40 minutes away from the Spring...

Students look to horoscopes for advice

Zodiac signs represent the different sectors of the year that a person is born in. Junior Isabel Day said,
Anna Craggs, Photographer May 1, 2015

Religion can be a place to look for answers of problems in everyday life. Another place to look for answers is daily horoscopes. A horoscope is an astrology chart representing the positions of the Sun,...

Annual Student Council presidents elected

Our newest Student Council Presidents Eve Thompson and Isabel Day pose with both of their senior sisters Ivy Thompson and Montana Day on the day of elections.
Megan Aller, Visual Arts Managing Editor April 28, 2015

Being the president of Student Council is much more than representing the student body. The presidents are also part of the school board, they sit up front at the board meetings. There are countless...

Benefits of eating healthy

Benefits of eating healthy
Kyah LaBancz, Online Editor February 23, 2015

Imagine standing in front of two different food bars. One is filled with crunchy greens, nuts filled with healthy fats, lean proteins and various  vegetables to make a delightful salad. The other displays...

Thompson, 13 years on ice

 
Eve Thompson has been skating for 13 years.
Katie Hutton, Visual Arts Managing Editor December 24, 2014

At 4:45 a.m., junior Eve Thompson rolls out of bed. The sky is dark and the air is cold, and Thompson is awake before her peers. While the streetlights are lit, Thompson has breakfast. The birds have...

Amnesty International presents on human rights

Human Rights Day is an event that takes place around the world and is hosted by the Amnesty Club on December 10 each year.
Robby Enright, Distribution Reporter December 21, 2014

  Basic freedoms are often taken for granted in American society and many people around the world will never know what it is like to feel comfortable and safe. Amnesty International is a global...

Nose Rings: a new fashion

Nose Rings: a new fashion
Sam Hudachek October 13, 2014

Fashion has changed recently in high school. Many older styles that were once lost are now returning. However, one fashion that is starting up is not new clothing or hairstyles, it is nose rings. There...

Crop tops become the newest trend despite dress codes


Crop tops have become a controversial fashion statement due to the amount of skin they reveal. Nevertheless, they are growing in popularity among teenage girls. School officials say they would prefer for midriffs to be covered at the high school, but cannot ask a student to change unless the clothing is causing a disruption.
Madison Engstrum April 10, 2014

The newest trend for girls around the country is crop tops.  The main question being asked about crops tops is if they are appropriate or not, due to the fact that midriff shows while wearing them. A...

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