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the student news source of shawnee mission south

SM South News

the student news source of shawnee mission south

SM South News

Pippin cast members rehearse for the show.

Pippin Revival

Ren Park, Culture Editor October 19, 2022
Pippin opens on Wednesday, October 26 and runs through Saturday, October 29 with streaming on October 30. Tickets are available for purchase at smstheatre.com.

Heartstopper on Netflix

March 24, 2022

On April 22, the latest series Heartstopper will be available to stream on Netflix.  Heartstopper originated as a webcomic on the platform Webtoon, then was published on paper. Alice Oseman began writing/illustrating...

Theatre: Behind the Scenes

Ren Park, Reporter March 9, 2022

Theatre is a vastly important part of global culture, and has been for centuries. Shows at South often sell out due to their excellence.  However, viewers of these performances rarely think about the...

Senior Emma Thurston (middle) with two of her junior friends who also played in the game. Grace Bagby (right) and Sofia Guiliani (left).

Powderpuff Players

Reese Woods, Co-Editor-In-Chief November 18, 2021

On Friday, November 12, juniors and seniors participated in the 2021 Powderpuff football game. For those who aren’t aware of Powderpuff, it is a junior girls vs senior girls football game coached by...

Photograph of authentic Hawaiian paintings.

Hawaiian Vibing

Annie Caswell, Reporter October 1, 2021

Hawaiian Bros, located at 12120 College Blvd, Overland Park, KS 66210, is a restaurant that serves authentic Hawaiian food in a plate lunch style. With easy-to-use touch screens ordering stations and open,...

Staff Goes to the Super Bowl

Staff Goes to the Super Bowl

Sarah Ohlde, Reporter February 10, 2020

Sunday, February 2nd, the Chiefs went to the Super Bowl and came out champions. While the Super Bowl took place in Miami, Florida, that didn’t stop dedicated Chiefs fans from trekking down to have the...

Pinhole Photography

Pinhole Photography

Haley Carter, Writer January 28, 2020

What is this project called? It’s called the pin-whole camera project What do you do for this project? Basically you take a box and out of it you make a pinhole camera. Meaning there’s a tiny...

Favorite Study Spot

Favorite Study Spot

Sarah Ohlde, Reporter December 19, 2019

For lots of students, going home to work on homework just isn’t appealing or doesn't work. Many coffee shops, bakeries or places to eat offer free wifi, and a quiet place to study or get homework done. “I...

Elias Grammy Picks

Elias’ Grammy Picks

December 19, 2019

The 62nd GRAMMY Awards are Jan. 26 on CBS, but the nominations in 84 categories have recently been released. This year has seen an excellent class of new artists and a whole host of new albums to review....

Juice Wrld performing a concert in Kansas City

Influencial Rapper Juice Wrld Died

Ben Curtis, Reporter December 10, 2019

Born Jarad Anthony Higgins, the rapper Juice Wrld grew up in the suburbs of South Chicago. He started making music in high school and began to grow in popularity with support from fellow Chicago rappers...

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