The Pony Express

Carter makes a difference one dollar at a time

Dollars for Dreams displays a map in Spanish teacher Kirsten Carter's room to show where their loans go. Members started this map when the club first began three years ago. They have helped 63 different people in 26 countries.

Julia Bennett, Business Editor

March 5, 2019

Spanish teacher Kirsten Carter began the club Dollars for Dreams three years ago to help people in other countries to escape the poverty cycle. She never imagined the impact it would have on not only her students, but all the people they have been able to help around the world. They recently reached a ...

Link Crew welcomes underclassmen

Senior and junior Link Crew leaders welcome freshmen students to the building on the first day of school.

Malaina Fragnito, Distrubution reporter

September 3, 2017

The Link Crew transition team worked hard to prepare and welcome the freshman to the high school. Link Crew is a team of upperclassmen, teachers and administrators who work with the freshman on orientation day. The leaders do activities with the freshman to help expose them to the new environment an...

Gymnastics team prepares for sections after topping long-time competitor

The team stands by and watches as a teammate completes her beam routine. One can feel the sense of team from watching as the girls are constantly cheering and encouraging one another. “We have grown so much just within the season, and are continuing to grow with our skills, and that has allowed us to score much higher than in the recent years,” sophomore Peyton Classon says.

Ciana Fragnito, Social Media Reporter

February 13, 2017

Stillwater gymnastics has a history of performing well each season leading up to the final meets where they often place very high.  With sections right around the corner the team is gearing up for sections feeling more hopeful than ever before. For the past three years Stillwater has come in s...

Yoga centers on students’ health

Yoga centers on students' health

Lauren Newman, Student Playlist Editor

November 15, 2016

Yoga is central to the religions of Hinduism, Buddhism, Sikhism and Jainism. Now, it has become central to many Americans’ daily physical exercise. Twenty One million adults in the US practice yoga according to the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health. That has been a significan...

Starbucks brings back pumpkin spice

Starbucks brings back pumpkin spice

Ciana Fragnito, Distribution reporter

September 23, 2016

Starbucks has brought back its ever famous Pumpkin Spice Latte along with other seasonal drink.  This drink, available at all Starbucks locations across the country, brought back their seasonal fall drinks Sept. 1. Starbucks has introduced a new drink this year to go along with the other seasona...

Korlin-Downs flips to new team

Megan Fayler, Copy Editor

December 10, 2014

Swinging from the uneven bars, pounding on the springboard, pushing through vigorous conditioning and completing routines on floor and beam, gymnasts spread all throughout the gym. One stands out in the crowd as she struggles to fall into the normal pattern. Senior Mary Korlin-Downs switched gymnastics teams early November. Under circumstances out of her cont...

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