Goodbye, DHS

Breanna Mehringer

May 8, 2020

All high school freshmen dream about the day when it will finally be their turn to walk across the stage and get their diploma.  When you're 14, graduation feels like it's forever away. You work your butt off to maintain grade...

Bored in the house? Here’s some fun ideas

Callie Knudson

May 8, 2020

Tangram Brain Teaser Puzzle - A fun way to keep yourself busy, comes with a book of challenges to do. - www.amazon.com  Solo Tiny Table Pong - During quarantine we’re social distancing, so why not learn how to play tiny table pong by yourself? Comes with a handheld table and ball to play with. - www.amazon.com Magnetic Poetry Kit - Magnetic words for you to create poetry on your fridge, washer, etc. - www.amazon.com Motivational Stress Balls -Stress balls that will help you destress while also encourage you. - www.amazon.com Spirograph Design Set - You can create unique designs with the stencils and make artwork fo...

Forensic students disappointed at losing chances to compete

Jake Hardin

May 7, 2020

COVID-19 took so much away.  Many students, especially seniors, were devastated when losing spring sports, prom and graduation. But other events were canceled, too, including forensics and state journalism. The forensics season...

Parcell: Reverse racism doesn’t exist

Jordan Parcell

May 6, 2020

As someone who is mixed race -- half black, half white -- I’ve never thought of myself as racist.  In the fall, a discussion at lunch centered around a student who brought a gun to school. I made a comment about how that...

The COOP’s a new kind of coffee house

Klaudia Manis

May 5, 2020

The COOP is a new local business in town, bringing forth a different environment and experience to the community. This isn’t your average coffee house. “The bakery is named after a dear friend that passed away – he had an uncanny a...

Students anticipate return to normal activities

Alyssa Lai

May 3, 2020

It has been more than a month since Kansas established a stay-at-home order, which was adjusted on May 4. Students have not seen some of their loved ones and friends, which is why sophomore Adelia Jones, like most people, cannot...

Change to online school affects students

Alyssa Lai

May 3, 2020

The switch from in-school classes to online was a drastic change, but it also gave students more freedom. "It's quick, simple and gives me more time to have a job and pursue my interests," sophomore Alex Key said. However,...

Outer Banks worth a watch

Callie Knudson

April 27, 2020

Outer Banks is a Netflix series that was created by Josh Pate, Jonas Pate and Shannon Burke.  Season 1, which came out on Netflix on April 15, is action-packed and keeps you interested throughout the whole season.  Four friend...

Parcell: Parasite keeps viewers on their toes

Jordan Parcell

April 24, 2020

Parasite is a Korean film directed by Bong Joon-ho. It won four Oscars at the 92nd Academy Awards, including best picture and best director. In addition to the four Oscars, the film was the first Korean picture to win best fori...

Bored in the house? Here’s some Netflix ideas

Jake Hardin

April 24, 2020

Movies Sonic the Hedgehog (2020) - Sonic, gifted with unnatural speed and wits, must live in isolation on earth, where nobody knows of his existence. One day, Sonic accidentally knocks out power across the country, causing a...

Students’ Netflix recommendations

Alyssa Lai

April 24, 2020

Junior, Morgan McComas Grey's Anatomy Witcher Scandal The Office Frontier Sophomore, Parker Tauer Tiger King Umbrella Academy The Incredibles Stranger Things Orange is the New Black Sophomore...

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