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Wallace helps community, causes positive impact

Wallace helps community, causes positive impact

Kleio Vrohidis, Online Editor

December 21, 2016


Filed under In-Depth

  As she sits in the hairdressers chair, she watches her pony tail fall to the ground. The hairdresser asks for consent once again to make sure she is still willing to. The locks of brown, curly hair that once reached her lower ribs, are now just barely past her shoulders. Senior Jordan ...

Wallace continues community service involvement in Key Club

Wallace continues community service involvement in Key Club

Payton Fillipiak, Social Media Editor

December 5, 2016


Filed under In-Depth

Senior Jordan Wallace has always had an interest in helping the community in any way possible.  She is currently doing this by being a focused, organized president of Key Club. Wallace has always had in interest in volunteering. She started helping out  in the community when she was in elementary school an...

Students becoming a bigger part of community service

Students becoming a bigger part of community service

Lauren Gella, Social Media Reporter

October 12, 2016


Filed under Focus

Over the years, students participating in volunteer work through community service has been a great way for students to help out their community while learning what volunteer work is really about and bringing students closer to members of our community whom they otherwise would not interact with. This s...

Builders Club improves community early on

Builders Club improves community early on

Erin Lemanski, Photographer

May 10, 2016


Filed under Photo Slide Shows

  Serving the world one community at a time, that is what the Builders club at Stillwater Junior High School stands for. Their goal is to improve the community with the help of the Kiwanis club alongside them. The club aims to create service-minded students and provide leadership opportunities for ...

Class comedy club begins meetings

Class comedy club begins meetings

Olivia Weirtz, Layout Editor

April 5, 2016


Filed under Photo Slide Shows

The benefits of attending a large high school include an unlimited buffet line of extracurriculars: all forms of athletics, theater, art club, Amnesty International and even KPOP club. Every student is able to hand pick activities he or she enjoys most, and there is usually something for everyone. The ...

Key Club reaches goal of largest student participation

Key Club reaches goal of largest student participation

Alex Schwarz, Distribution Reporter

October 13, 2015


Filed under Uncategorized

Key Club lots of people don't know what it is, and no they don't make or collect keys. The club is striving to be the largest club this year, even surpassing NHS, and they're already at 80 members and counting. "Key" is short for Kiwanis, an international nonprofit organization that is sponsorin...

Key Club grows to 200 members

Key Club grows to 200 members

Olivia Weirtz, In-Studio Anchor

October 5, 2015


Filed under In-Depth

Many people have no idea what Key Club is, some know that it is a community service organization, but few people realize Key Club has grown from 20 members to over 100 in just two years. Until two years ago, there was no club based solely on community service. Then, Kiwanis, an adult communit...

Lake Elmo Park Reserve offers snowshoe lessons

Kayley Winkelman, Photographer

February 12, 2015


Filed under Featured Videos

On Sunday afternoons at Lake Elmo Park Reserve, a group of snowshoers may be found exploring the great outdoors, enjoying all winter has to offer, while learning about the ancient art form of snowshoeing. From Jan. 4 to Feb. 8, Washington County Parks have been offering two snowshoe lessons every...