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School Without Seniors

School Without Seniors

Annalie Polen, news editor

May 22, 2019


Filed under Features, Online Carousel

As we finish up our last few weeks of school it may feel a little empty in the halls without seniors. The seniors finished up and were ready to graduate before all the other underclassman had even begun finals. School days without the seniors feel a little different as we miss some of our favorites s...

Its Never Too Late

Its Never Too Late

Katie Hiebl, Reporter

May 17, 2019


Filed under Features, Online Carousel, Q&A, Sports, Spring Sports

How long have you been dancing? I have been dancing for 5 or 6 years. What made you start dancing? There is a church by our house and my cousins were doing this dance thing and they had classes you could take so my mom signed my sister and I up for it for just one semester in the fall, an...

KC Scholars

KC Scholars

Annalie Polen, Reporter

May 2, 2019


Filed under News, Online Carousel

On May first, a few hard working students received very big news concerning their future at a ceremony accepting them into the KC Scholars program. KC Scholars is an organization formed from the Kauffman Foundation that  gives college scholarships that create life- changing opportunities to improve the fu...

State qualified swimmers

State qualified swimmers

Katie Hiebl, Reporter

April 10, 2019


Filed under Online Carousel, Sports, Spring Sports

  The Shawnee Mission South girls swim team placed second overall at the tri-meet on Tuesday, April 2. The Lady Raiders swam against Olathe Northwest and Shawnee Mission West.   The Raiders earned 137.5 points losing to Olathe Northwest by only 10.5 points. Putting their record a...

Q&A with Anna Burns

Q&A with Anna Burns

Avery Woods, Editor-in-Chief

April 9, 2019


Filed under Features, Online Carousel, Q&A

Senior runs the popular game the senior class plays called "Gotcha."

Him: “Don’t worry I’m on the pill”

Him: “Don’t worry I’m on the pill”

Catherine Gunnigle, Reporter

April 8, 2019


Filed under News, Online Carousel

A second trial of male birth control pills succeeded in preliminary testing last week and it suggested that a new form of contraception could eventually exist. The new “pill” works similarly to female contraception in its intended duties. It has passed all initial safety tests and produced hormo...

Track and Field

Track and Field

Reese Woods, Photographer

March 29, 2019


Filed under Gallery, Online Carousel, Sports, Spring Sports

Complaints From A Temporary Cripple

Avery Woods, Editor-in-Chief

March 28, 2019


Filed under Online Carousel, Opinions

As someone who has torn both ACLs and a meniscus and sprained both ankles throughout my high school soccer career, I have used the elevator many times. And as an athlete, I always have to visit the trainer, who is located by the locker rooms and the weight room. At this moment in time, I am still on ...

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