The Tumultuous History of Prom

By Cady Russell, Staff Writer Prom is the American high school tradition. Movies like Pretty in Pink showcase the biggest event of the high school year in brilliant extravaganza. People dream about their prom dates and dresses. Prom is a distinctly American event, but how did the high school night of the year even get started? Prom is short for promenade, a term which was … Continue reading The Tumultuous History of Prom

Opinion: Prom Should Be Stress-Free Fun

Prom is an important part of the high school experience and is often a big deal to graduating seniors especially. But, is it really worth all that stress? Whether it’s the promposals or picking the right tuxedo or dress that gets you stressed, there is always something that stresses students out for the big night. People are constantly trying to outdo each other in trying … Continue reading Opinion: Prom Should Be Stress-Free Fun

The Importance of Acceptance

“The first step toward change is awareness. The second step is acceptance.” – Nathaniel Branden Ignorance. The opposite of awareness. The driving force behind hatred. The inexcusable excuse for mistreatment. My heart is broken into pieces by the ignorance in this world surrounding disability awareness. Why do we have months dedicated to awareness of cerebral palsy, down syndrome, autism, etc.? Disabilities are not searching for … Continue reading The Importance of Acceptance

Tigers continue to have players given awards

With the season coming to the end, the tennis team reflects on how the season has gone and what plans they have for the future. The tigers had many athletes place in their district, including Tallulah Andrushko being named champion in the 25-5A district for singles. While talking to some of the tennis players, they explain how they felt the season has gone for them … Continue reading Tigers continue to have players given awards