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BLAST week provides opportunity for community to come together

BLAST week provides opportunity for community to come together

Mira LaNasa, Layout Editor

February 17, 2017


Filed under News

Be Loving and Sharing Together week has been a tradition for many years. This year, BLAST week will take place the week of Feb. 12-18 and will feature both old and new spirit days and activities. Every year Student Council hosts BLAST week around the middle of February. Student Council decides ...

Valentine’s Day, an excuse to buy gifts and spend money

Valentine’s Day, an excuse to buy gifts and spend money

Lauren LeBourgeois, Copy Editor

February 24, 2016


Filed under Editorial

  Valentine’s Day, also known as Saint Valentine’s Day, began in 498 A.D., which started as an official holiday that the Catholic church later removed from the holy calendar because no one knew the story. It started with St. Valentine, he was a priest who went against the Roman Emperor...

BLAST Week promotes school community and spirit

BLAST Week promotes school community and spirit

Allie Langness, Online Editor

February 23, 2015


Filed under Activities, Photo Slide Shows

The week of Valentine’s Day is always filled with fun, candy, enthusiasm, silly dress up days, and a pep fest to end the week. This year was no different. Student Council once again hosted a fun filled, entertaining week. Monday was “Patriotic Day” and cookies were sold. Tuesday students were...

Breckheimer and Nederloe shows love has no boundaries

Emily Ness, Anchor

February 13, 2015


Filed under In-Depth, People, Read & Watch

February has long been a time of romance. It is the month associated with Valentine's Day. While some would believe that this holiday honors only typical couples, the tides are turning as far as the world's stance on the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community. The LGBT community strives to create a world of acce...

Music department delivers serenades for Valentine’s Day

Music department delivers serenades for Valentine’s Day

Ali Thul, Team Lead Editor

February 12, 2015


Filed under Situations

Valentine's Day is a day to express love towards others. The orchestra board and other musically inclined students help their fellow students express that through serenading their loved ones. Each year, students can buy one another serenades to raise money for the school's orchestra departmen...

Stillwater Paints The Town Red for Valentine’s Day

February 21, 2014


Filed under News Briefs

Stillwater is “painting the town red” for a very special, romantic Valentine’s Day. This is taking place downtown Stillwater on Feb. 14 through Feb. 16 to celebrate Valentine's Day. Over 30 main street merchants, restaurants and lodges will be participating in this exciting event.  Senior Emily K...

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