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From South To Senate: Making Kansas Safer

Senior Emily Lang is in the process of getting a bill passed in Kansas to require sex offender registry for breach of privacy.

Ansley Chambers, Opinion Editor & Copy Editor

April 17, 2020

The fourth and final woman to testify to the Senate Judiciary Committee Feb. 24, senior Emily Lang shared her story to the Old Supreme Court room filled with Kansas legislators. Senators stood in support of the bill requiring sexually motivated breach of privacy to be listed on the sex offender regi...

Never Been Kissed

Never Been Kissed

Ansley Chambers, Opinion Editor & Copy Editor

February 10, 2020

“I didn’t really process it until afterward. Very quick. Just a quick little peck. I think [it was] the same as everyone else’s first kiss. Mine was just a little later,” a senior girl said. It was Homecoming senior year when she had her very first kiss.  “It’s definitely embarrassi...

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...

Back From Break Bingo

Back From Break Bingo

Gini Horton, Head Web Editor

January 10, 2020

Shouting and cheering at the announcement of “B1” chips clinking as students muttered the number they needed to complete a line of five. Back From Break Bingo was put on by the Student Council to lift spirits as students readjusted to school. “We thought coming back from break is hard for everyone,...

Perspective on Finals

Perspective on Finals

Annalie Polen, News Editor

January 8, 2020

As I lay awake in my bed at 11:57, trying to work on anything to salvage my grade because I have a B in a class that I should have an A in, I  have begun to think about finals and what it all means. Probably one of the most dreaded weeks for every high schooler in the whole year, except of course th...

Q and A with Brynn Taylor

Q and A with Brynn Taylor

Katie Hiebl, Features Editor

January 7, 2020

What class do you go to at the CAA?  I am in the biotechnology program at the CAA. What do you do in that class? I mostly perform labs in that class. We do a lot of real world activities.  What is your favorite thing about that class?  We go on a lot of field trips, do a lot of pres...

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...

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