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Duck Donuts Review

Duck Donuts Review

Katie Hiebl, Reporter

November 28, 2018


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Finding a place to get a doughnut is not hard, but finding a good doughnut is a little more challenging. Ducks Doughnuts just opened up in Leawood Kansas next door to Price Chopper. When you first walk into Ducks Doughnuts the inside is very colorful and modern. The walls are painted white with bright...

Pumpkin Patch Poetry Festival

Pumpkin Patch Poetry Festival

Annalie Polen, Reporter

October 28, 2018


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The opportunity to see people of all kinds speak their mind can be held at the pumpkin patch poetry slam. Bring your soccer players, your actors, your writers and your football players and see them as they write about stereotypes, racism, love and even hot dogs. Freshman Avigail Blacksmith performed bo...

Revised: Peter Pan Flies into South

Milad Jihani, Reporter

October 24, 2018


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As a society, we have an obligation to make sure that our past is not forgotten. When films such as “Peter Pan” or “Aladdin” were made, characters such as Tiger Lily and Jafar were caricatured to fit the stereotypes of their ethnic groups at the time. For example, when “Peter Pan” originall...

The Look

The Look

September 25, 2018


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Stringing into Kansas

Stringing into Kansas

McKenna Pickering, Reporter

September 13, 2018


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Orchestra students housed German exchange students for a week.

‘Isle of Dogs’ Review

‘Isle of Dogs’ Review

Miah Clark, A&E Editor

May 7, 2018


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The resurrection of animated Wes Anderson films has finally arrived with "Isle of Dogs." The feature tells the story of the nephew of an anti-dog political leader and his journey to Trash Island, the government ordered home of all dogs. The boy goes in search of his own pet, Spots, and is met with the...

Review: ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Packs a Thanos Sized Punch

Review: ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Packs a Thanos Sized Punch

Sophia Belshe, Editor-in-Chief, Opinion Editor

May 3, 2018


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*MAJOR SPOILERS AHEAD* The 10-year wait came to an end one week earlier than originally scheduled when Marvel's Avengers: Infinity War hit theaters April 27. Audiences across the world flooded cinemas to see a film that showcases the best, and worst, that the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) has to o...

Kendrick Lamar Wins Pulitzer Prize for ‘DAMN’

Kendrick Lamar Wins Pulitzer Prize for ‘DAMN’

Megan Smith, Reporter

April 18, 2018


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Kendrick Lamar, a rapper from Compton, CA, may have lost the Grammy for Album of the Year in January, but April 16, took home an even bigger prize. His album, 'DAMN', won the Pulitzer Prize for music. Since its introduction in 1943, Lamar is not only the first rapper to win the award but also the first...

Spirit Week

Spirit Week

March 6, 2018


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