SM South News

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 experience of a lifetime.    The librarian, Mrs. Fales and her husband had a feeling from 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 hole in the center and it’s projected onto a piece of photo paper in the back, so it’s the same a...

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 like Mclain’s market because its cozy, has a good atmosphere and good food,” junior Carina...

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. These new artists are also record setters as Billie Eilish and Lizzo are the first two artists to  ...

Influencial Rapper Juice Wrld Died

Juice Wrld performing a concert in Kansas City

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 such as Waka Flocka Flame. Juice Wrld first caught the attention of mainstream listeners in 2018, with the release of the...

Ranking Water Fountains at South

East bottom floor

Nathan Judd, Writer

November 29, 2019

Have you ever wondered where the best water fountain at South is?   We tried every water fountain at South to figure out which one is the best and these are the results. We ranked every water fountain on its temperature, stream height and consistency, and water bottle compatibility. &nbs...

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...

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