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10 Things: Well this is Awkward….

10 Things: Well this is Awkward….

Ariella Davidson

October 30, 2013

      A list of all the awkward things that happen during your day at South that make you want to crawl under a rock. Eek!!! 1. When you have to walk past PDA in the halls Get a room please..   2. When you trip up the stairs and you know somebody saw. It's even worse when you drop all your stuff as well. We've all been...

Entering the Danger Zone

Entering the Danger Zone

April 15, 2013

Top Gun is the greatest movie of all time. It brought together a nation by making every single person in America want to wear aviator shades, while the mourned the loss of an American icon, made every girl want to date a fighter pilot, and showed us unforgettable characters. The star of the movie, Maverick...

Raiders take home Title

Ethan Stone

March 12, 2013

In the Kansas 5-A state championship game the Shawnee Mission South Raiders brought home South’s first title since 1990, 46-40 over the Lansing Lions. South got off to a fast start in the opening quarter leading 14-7 leading the way in the first was sophomore Dainan Swoope who was 3 for 3 in the first...

Raiders Dominate Salina South in Quarter-Finals

Raiders Dominate Salina South in Quarter-Finals

March 8, 2013

The Raiders move onto the semi-finals of the Kansas 5A State basketball tournament with a 82-38 thrashing of Salina South. The 44 point victory was the largest margin of victory in the history of the Kansas 5A State tournament. Leading the way for the Raiders was junior Dainan Swoope with 18 points,...

TV Watching: The New American Binge

TV Watching: The New American Binge

March 8, 2013

[dropcap]E[/dropcap]ating, drink, shopping, and now TV. Binging has found its way into our family room. As if Americans weren’t lazy enough, people can spend hours of their lives, days even weeks, dedicated to watching season after season of a TV show. With opponents like Netflix, dvring, the Internet...

Coming out on top

Coming out on top

March 1, 2013

The South East rivalry stretches all the way back to when South first set foot on the court in 1969. Since then, everything, whether it be sports or academics, has been a competition. For the most part, the rivalry all comes down to one thing. Basketball. This year, South came out on top, for both gam...

Sheeran Fans Camp Out

Sheeran Fans Camp Out

February 15, 2013

At noon Feb. 3 there was already a line around to the back of The Midland in the Power and Light District. It was sunny, but a chilly 40 degrees outside. Hordes of girls sat in lawn chairs, huddled in blankets, and even lay down in tents waiting for up to 12 hours to see their favorite British one-man...

Teacher Dream Team: Faculty Basketball Game

Teacher Dream Team: Faculty Basketball Game

February 14, 2013

This winter, the boys basketball team has stolen the show. Through seventeen games, their record remains perfect. All eyes will be on them Friday night, as they battle the Vikings of Shawnee Mission West. After the game, however, teachers from both schools will be looking to steal the spotlight in the facul...

Bowlers on a Roll

Kristina Tolson

January 30, 2013

When the Shawnee Mission South bowlers hit the lanes, there will be a bold new addition to the team.  The Raider bowlers are adorned with new uniform shirts made of a lightweight material similar to a golf polo.  These new shirts, according to senior Jessie Steffee, actually help with bowling techniques...

Rockhurst Raises The Bar

Rockhurst Raises The Bar

January 30, 2013

Local private school Rockhurst High School spearheaded a new controversial take on teen drinking and drug use. Starting in the 2013-2014 school year, Rockhurst will administer drug and alcohol tests to students at least once a year. The decision to test the students has been a two year process that much...

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