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A Show Stopper

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 ‘Shrek’ last year having eight locations. Unlike previous years, this show requires a full orchestra. “In 1962, the musical we chose won the Pulitzer Prize for …


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Board Election Within Shawnee Heights

Correction: In the original version of this story it was stated that Stadler was endorsed by senator Anthony Hensley, when in fact it was Browne who was endorsed by Hensley.   School board elections are being held Nov. 7. Three positions are open. District A, Position 4 previously filled by Gene Edwards is now being competed to be filled by either …


Purvis Passes Down The Reins

Following the retirement of 30-year veteran Neal Purvis, the band is now under the new direction of Lyle Reynoso. With Purvis being nominated as last year’s Teacher of the Year candidate for the district, his big shoes were filled by Reynoso’s 17 years of experience as the middle school band director. The middle school position was filled by new teacher …

Football

The football team started off with tremendous success after defeating power house Manhattan 21-18 to kickoff the season. “They worked hard for this moment. They worked all off-season starting off in January and throughout the spring and also during the summer so they were prepared for this moment, and they were prepared to be great and we weren’t surprised when …

Foreign Experience

Ever wondered what other parts of the world looked like? Ever wondered about the culture, food, cars, and people? Five young students got the chance to experience all of that when they decided to take a journey halfway across the world. Juniors Cara Diekmann (Germany), Ashley Matheson (New Zealand), Carla Leroy (France), Khedher Mohamed (Tunisia), and Lola Armengaud (France) get …

#Finsta

The average finsta (fake instagram) accounts consist of complaints, rants, and random things about their typical day, but Senior, Lucy Hill, took a little bit of a different approach on her finsta. Hill’s finsta however, takes the positive approach. She posts everyday about something she is happy about. “There is always going to be at least one thing in a …