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How to Homecoming

How to Homecoming

Alma Harrison, Editor in Chief

September 27, 2019

Homecoming is equally exciting and stressful, and we all know it. There’s so much to do for girls and even more for boys: having your mom get your suit, having your mom get your bow tie, making sure it matches your date’s dress, having your mom order the boutonniere, making sure it’s what your da...

Quite Frankly the Band

Quite Frankly the Band

Nichole Thomas, Editor in Chief

September 4, 2019

Rain and wind did not stop the electric performance of Quite Frankly the band on August 24. With nearly 20 South students in attendance, the crowd was in for an entertaining night. All band members are under the age of 18; everyone was in for a surprise. On bass guitar was sophomore Scout Matthews an...

Nutrition Expedition

Nutrition Expedition

Sarah Oldhe, Reporter

August 30, 2019

Over the summer, you might have noticed that local nutrition shops have become very popular. Places like 913 Nutrition, Vibe Nutrition and Energizing Mission have recently. Energizing Mission shakes contain vitamins, minerals and nutrients, at least 18 grams of protein and can be used as meal replaceme...

Why You so Obsessed with Me?

Why You so Obsessed with Me?

Alma Harrison, Editor-in-Chief

August 28, 2019

It’s the summer of 2014. You’re bored, so you decide to try out this new app called Musical.ly. You set up an account and start scrolling through the “Featured” page. Eventually, you gain the courage to make your own lip-syncing video to “2 Phones” by Kevin Gates. You do this for a few mo...

Classroom Review

Ansley Chambers, Copy Editor

March 25, 2019

Top three rooms at South: Tucker Love- This is where all the magic happens. Maybe I have some bias, being a Patriot editor afterall, but that doesn’t change the lighting situation. The journalism room has outstanding room, especially for being on the bottom floor. Most basement rooms feel dark and d...

Top 5 5-hour Energy Flavors

Top 5 5-hour Energy Flavors

Milad Jahani, Reporter

January 7, 2019

As a student, it’s important to have the energy needed to attend class and get all your coursework done. Some students get their buzz from coffee, but I get my energy and motivation from 5-hour Energy. With 200% of the niacin and 8333% of the vitamin B12 you need in a day, 5-hour Energy trumps the...

Duck Donuts Review

Duck Donuts Review

Katie Hiebl, Reporter

November 28, 2018

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

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

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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