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SM South News

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SM South News

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...

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...

Love, Simon is in theatres now.

“Love, Simon” is the Movie We All Need Right Now

Megan Smith, Reporter March 28, 2018

Even though I couldn't see half the movie through my tears, I'm confident in my belief that "Love, Simon" is one of the best movies ever made and should be considered the "Breakfast Club" of our generation....

Review~ Wind River

Review~ Wind River

Will Cooper, Guest Writer January 16, 2018

Wind River is written and directed by Taylor Sheridan, writer of Sicario, and stars Jeremy Renner, Elizabeth Olsen, and mostly unknown actors. If you’ve read my review of Three Billboards Outside Ebbing,...

REVIEW~Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

REVIEW~Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Will Cooper, Guest Writer January 12, 2018

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri is written and directed by Martin McDonagh. He has also written and directed for the acclaimed In Bruges and Seven Psychopaths, but with “Three Billboards,”...

Students Get Their Pep On

Tess Conley, Writer February 10, 2017

The week of WPA was not only important for those going to the dance, but also those planning on competing in the Spirit Week Contest. Each day there is a different theme that students can dress...

Singing Away at Cabaret

Tara Phillips, A&E Editor November 18, 2016

The choirs kicked off the evening with a night filled with jazz and choreographed dances. The cafeteria was transformed into a room with table cloths lined with delicate pastries and tea light candles....

A festival pass allows film lovers to attend any and all screenings throughout the festival. Tickets to individual showings are also available.

Kansas International Film Festival Has Something for Every Film Fan

Sophia Belshe, Assistant Editor-in-Chief, Opinion Editor November 14, 2016

Although the Kansas International Film Festival certainly isn't Tribeca, this often overlooked celebration of film showcases a wonderful combination of indie and studio films from around the world. From...

Seniors Michael Carter and Anton Caruso were dressed as 80s body builders

Annual KSMS Costume Contest

Tess Conley, writer November 9, 2016

Every year on Halloween, or the weekday day before, students at South often participate in the KSMS Costume Contest. "We have several different categories such as best teacher and some...

Living Under a Rock: Obsession

Living Under a Rock: Obsession

Lauren Rosenstock, Assistant Editor-in-Chief, Sports Editor January 27, 2016

There often comes a time in life when you can not live, function, or move on with your day until you have fulfilled an activity. Whether that activity is making smoothies, reading books, blogging, vlogging...

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