Five Class Periods A Day

Connor Ostadali

September 27, 2016

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School. We all go to it. Five days a week from the end of August until the beginning of June. For some of us, it can be a fun time to meet up with friends and learn something new... For the rest of us, a stressful blur of taki...

Foreign Language Club Takes France

Erika Gonzales

September 19, 2016

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Join the Foreign Language Club on Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016, for food, games, and cultural activities as they present the country of France! French students in all grade levels may find this beneficial to immerse themselves with the ...

Transitioning from Summer to School

Konnor-Ashley Randlett, News Editor

September 9, 2016

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Congratulations Bobcats! We've almost made it through 14 days of school!! And it doesn’t matter if you’re one of the lucky ones that feels as though school started yesterday, or one of the large majority that feels like we've...

The Working Student

Natalie Peckham

September 9, 2016

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Being in high school, the stress of schoolwork, homework, and extracurricular activities can overwhelm just about anybody. Add a job into the mix and you might find yourself being stretched to your capacity. It’s true that having...

Cool Candies That’ll Satisfy Any Sweet Tooth

Cassi Misciagna, Features Editor

September 9, 2016

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Around the world, there are interesting and delicious treats that use ingredients that are both common and unique to candy here in the United States.   Here are some candies for around the world that are sure to satisfy...

Book Recommendations: Sarah’s Key

Erika Gonzales

September 9, 2016

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In Sarah’s Key by Tatiana de Rosnay, the Nazis, who occupy half of a 1942 France, order the French police to seize Jewish families (an event that will later become known as the Vel’ d’Hiv Roundup). Ten-year-old Sarah Starzynski...

Women Helping Women Reach for the Stars: P.E.O International

Johanna Hoch

September 1, 2016

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On January 21, 1869, seven students at Iowa Wesleyan College in Mount Pleasant, Iowa established the P.E.O (Philanthropic Educational Organization). This organization works to open doors of opportunities for the educational goals...

Famous Firsts in History

Cassi Misciagna, Features Editor

September 1, 2016

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Throughout history mankind has proven its ability to accomplish amazing feats – things originally thought of as being impossible. By doing new and incredible things, people not only inspire others worldwide to achieve the impossible,...

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