The Pony Express

Catholic schools should not have power to fire staff based on sexuality

People all over the world protest and advocate for the LGBTQ community. By protesting they use their voice to push for their rights.

Ava Hoelzel, Photography Editor

February 22, 2020

Two teachers from Kennedy Catholic High School in Washington "voluntarily" resigned Feb. 13. In truth, the school forced the teachers to resign because of their sexuality. Catholic schools have the right to fire gay staff who are married. Kennedy Catholic High School only asked them to resign after the tea...

Advice from Olympic gold medalist sparks girls nordic ski team

Junior Ana Weaver skied at the Suburban East conference meet last year. Weaver and her teammates hope to have another successful season, with many returners skiing again this year.

Allison Benning, Podcast Reporter

November 29, 2019

Jessie Diggins' gold medal victory in the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea inspired the whole community, but she has affected a specific group more than anyone else. "She has impacted me because she's just a really good person," junior Liv Myers said. "She'll talk about things that...

Mountain Biking team off to rocky start

Members of the Mountain Biking team prepare for one of their daily practices. The team must take every available chance to practice to compensate for weather-based cancellations.

Austin Fierro, Online Editor

October 16, 2019

The Mountain Biking team had a rough start to the season with rained-out races, canceled practices and unfortunate scheduling, which saw the first half of the season come and go without a single race. The team’s training began on Aug. 30 with Monday through Thursday practices for the team consist...

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