The School Newspaper of Shawnee Heights Senior High

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  • #ME TOO
  • Shirtless Spirit Squad
  • Seniors, Staff Resolve Homecoming Shirt Controversy
  • New LED Signs Showcase Happenings at SHHS
  • #ME TOO

    #ME TOO

    Brooklyn Armbruster

    November 15, 2017

    Shortly after Harvey Weinstein, American film producer and former film studio executive, became the subject of sexual assault allegations, the hashtag #MeToo trended nationwide. Alyssa Milano put out a call to action for other victims of sexual assault. Milano tweeted “If you have been sexually har...

  • Shirtless Spirit Squad

    Shirtless Spirit Squad

    Kortney Michel

    September 15, 2017

     The Shirtless Spirit Squad, also known as S^3 is a group of five to eight guys from the high school who like to show spirit to the school’s athletes. The guys in the squad vary depending on who is available. The main people in the squad are Justin Armbruster (12), Ben Buchanan (12), Tyler White ...

  • Seniors, Staff Resolve Homecoming Shirt Controversy

    Seniors, Staff Resolve Homecoming Shirt Controversy

    Valerie Golder

    October 17, 2016

    To some, Homecoming has always been one of the most unforgettable experiences from high school. Whether winning royalty or simply being nominated, this day will be cherished in the minds of the candidates throughout their lifetime. The day of homecoming, the candidates enjoy an early breakfast around...

    Kileigh McGillivray

  • New LED Signs Showcase Happenings at SHHS

    New LED Signs Showcase Happenings at SHHS

    Logan Bissell

    September 22, 2015

    Among new renovations, one of the most talked about are the new LED signs out in front of Shawnee Heights, placed there over the summer. There has been a lot of discussion about what the plans are for these LED signs, and why they were put there to begin with. The intention of the signs was to bring...

    New LED signs in front of the school.

    Ryan Berry

Communication Specialist

Rebecca Donaldson
November 15, 2017

Following the resignation of a central office staff member, Shawnee Heights hired Tiffanie Kinsch as a communication specialist. From the money saved not filling this position, we were able to create this new job. Kinsch will be taking over the website and all official district social media accounts. She is in charge of organizing, curating, and posting content. “I am responsible for how we communicate with our audience; students, parents, and community members, through social media, pri...

T-Birds Fall In Regional Competition

Alyssa Rabe
November 15, 2017

Friday, Oct. 20 the  football team went head to head with the Emporia Spartans to finish off the regular season. Senior Quarterback, Mitchel Lady, started off the game early with a 61 yard touchdown run to take the lead but ended up falling behind 19-14. The following week was the start of playoffs. During playoffs, it’s a single game elimination , the Thunderbirds made sure to come out and take charge. Luckily, the boys were able to go out with confidence and defeated the Leavenworth Pioneers 40-21....

Feature

Showing Exceptional Pride For Cultures

Andrea Lopez, Emily Seuell

November 15, 2017No Comments

Your culture contributes to traditions, religious beliefs and values. Three students show their pride for their heritage by participating in social media movements, activism and more. Emily Lopez, Faith Ch...

Defend DACA

Kortney Michel, Taylor Lincoln

November 15, 2017No Comments

In September, President Donald Trump moved to repeal the executive order put in place by former President Barack Obama that protected young undocumented immigrants called DACA, or Deferred Action for Ch...

A Show Stopper

Rebecca Donaldson

November 15, 2017No Comments

Starting Nov. 16, the musical production of ‘How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying’ will be performed through Nov.18 at 7 p.m.. The production will have 23 sets and 12 locations. Compared to ...

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Showing Exceptional Pride For Cultures

Andrea Lopez, Emily Seuell

November 15, 2017No Comments

Your culture contributes to traditions, religious beliefs and values. Three students show their pride for their heritage by participating in social media movements, activis...

Communication Specialist

Rebecca Donaldson

November 15, 2017No Comments

Following the resignation of a central office staff member, Shawnee Heights hired Tiffanie Kinsch as a communication specialist. From the money saved not filling this position...

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