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  • Shirtless Spirit Squad
  • Seniors, Staff Resolve Homecoming Shirt Controversy
  • New LED Signs Showcase Happenings at SHHS
  • Mock car crash
  • A project for parenting
  • 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

  • Mock car crash

    Mock car crash

    Zach Haney

    May 20, 2013

    On April 3 the group SADD hosted a mock car crash in order to give students an idea of what a real crash scene would look like. Chance Lammer, President of SADD, started organizing the event last year. The crash consisted of two cars that hit head on because of a drunk driver. Two passengers were...

    Students assemble to watch the mock car crash put on by SADD Club before prom weekend.

  • A project for parenting

    A project for parenting

    Harmony Crump

    February 10, 2011

    Last semester I had the experience to take home the computerized baby for two days. It was an eye-opening experience that I won’t forget. The baby came with a diaper bag, a car seat, one bottle, two diapers, and a bracelet that had a computer chip in it so the baby would know that I was taking care...

School News

Seniors, Staff Resolve Homecoming Shirt Controversy

September 20, 2017

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 10 a.m. at IHOP. They take anywhere from one to three hours preparing to take their place on the field. As all ten candidates walked across the field and lined up before the game, all were patiently waiting ...

Becoming a FHSU Tiger

Kelli Morrison, Alyssa Rabe
September 15, 2017

In 2009 the University of Fort Hays State began offering an opportunity for students seeking to go to college early. The Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science (KAMS), created by the University of Fort Hays State, gives students the opportunity to start college their junior year of high school. At the conclusion of the program students will receive a high school diploma and 68 college credit hours. Only about 50 students are given this opportunity to attend the Fort Hayes KAMs program each ...

Photos

Hubert Leaves At Semester To Prepare For D1 Football

Brooklyn Armbruster

D1 bound defensive end, Wyatt Hubert is a notable individual. At 9 years old he attended his first Kansas State football game. Since then he’s had his eyes on only one colleg...

September 15, 2017No Comments

Kailey Ward Award

Sami Thomas

Junior, Kailey Ward won the 2016 Sunflower State Games Female Athlete for rowing. “[My coaches] didn’t tell me anything. I was pretty excited,”Ward said. Athletes can be nomin...

September 15, 2017No Comments

Seasonal Workers

Rebeccca Donaldson

Just like your favorite seasonal drinks, eggnog and pumpkin spice, some job opportunities only come around once a year. For many students at Shawnee Heights, seasonal jobs ...

September 15, 2017No Comments

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Point Counter Point Homecoming Candidates Should/Should Not Dress Up During Spirit Week

Kortney Michel

Point Recent twitter fights broke out over whether or not candidates should dress up for homecoming week. In my opinion, if they are up for homecoming they should participate in ...

September 15, 2017No Comments

Save the Species, Save the World

Elizabeth Hennessey

The world is dying. Many animals are placed and removed from the endangered species list that people don’t know about; animals including: sea turtles, great white sharks...

September 15, 2017No Comments

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MANDLEA EFFECT

Katie Moison, Newspaper staff member

  How would you feel if I told you that everything you've ever known is a lie? Recently many people are hearing about the "Mandela Effect" and in result people are very c...

September 15, 2017No Comments

Point Counter Point Homecoming Candidates Should/Should Not Dress Up During Spirit Week

Kortney Michel

Point Recent twitter fights broke out over whether or not candidates should dress up for homecoming week. In my opinion, if they are up for homecoming they should participate in ...

September 15, 2017No Comments

Band Trip

Bradyn Smith

   Marching Thunderbirds received a superior rating for both Capital City and Central States Marching Festivals. Capital City Marching Festival is a marching band competition be...

September 15, 2017No Comments

Kailey Ward Award

Sami Thomas

Junior, Kailey Ward won the 2016 Sunflower State Games Female Athlete for rowing. “[My coaches] didn’t tell me anything. I was pretty excited,”Ward said. Athletes can be nomin...

September 15, 2017No Comments

Wizard Of Oz Anniversary

Kelli Morrison

Oztoberfest is held in downtown Wamego, Kansas yearly to start off the month of October like there's no place like home. This year, it was held the weekend of October 1. Oztoberfest...

September 15, 2017No Comments

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The School Newspaper of Shawnee Heights Senior High
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