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Online dating, is it a hit or miss?

Charleigh Urton, Co Editor-In-Chief

March 14, 2018

Filed under A&E, Opinion

When you think of online dating what do you think of? Do you think it’s safe? Do you even know what online dating is? Online dating is a form of dating that matches you with certain people according to your likes and dislikes or c...

This I Believe

Charleigh Urton, Co Editor-In-Chief

March 14, 2018

Filed under A&E, Opinion

Everyone has to make choices in their life, so why not choose to make one for other people. I believe in hope for cancer patients who don’t have hope for themselves. At the age of 9, I had a great life, great adventures, and great...

What rap music is becoming

Daniel, Editor

March 13, 2018

Filed under A&E, Opinion

Music is a normal part of people's everyday lives. Almost everywhere you go you will hear some form of music; everyone has their own opinion of their music,  today the most popular type of music in America is rap. Through some...

Baseball

Triston Bohling, editer of sports page

March 11, 2018

Filed under A&E, Opinion

Baseball has a lot of different positions and you have to practice in order to play the right way. Most people think it's just throwing a ball and catching it and getting the runner out at the base, but it's a lot more than you th...

Video Games: Good for Society

March 7, 2018

Filed under A&E, Opinion

Video Games. Some people love them. Others, not so much. From the classic arcade games to the photo-realistic masterpieces, video games have been the highlight of the 20th century. From the casual gameplay, you can experience on y...

Book Recommendations of the Week

Joshua Poort, Reporter

March 2, 2018

Filed under A&E, Opinion

“The Sword of summer” By Rick Riordan This story follows Magnus Chase and in the first few pages, he dies, dead done end of story until he wakes up in a godly hotel otherwise known as Valhalla and is given the quest to fi...

Lockers?

Daniel Jaques, Editor

March 2, 2018

Filed under A&E, Opinion

There are a lot of lockers at Topeka West, many of these lockers are not even used. There are over a couple hundred lockers in topeka west; they are very small in width and can not hold many books/binders this I think is a problem we ne...

Is Kansas City Food Better Than Topeka Foods

Kai Gillis

March 2, 2018

Filed under A&E, Opinion

Is Kansas City food better than Topeka foods? Kansas city foods are way better than Topeka foods without a doubt. Anywhere you go in Kansas City you’ll find something you enjoy, and you won't be getting bad service or bad ...

A Special Project

Boaz Drain, Editor

March 2, 2018

Filed under A&E, Opinion

This semester I was assigned to do a special project unlike any I had done before. I was told to make a pop-up book out of the “Great Gatsby.” I immediately thought that I was given the easiest project I would do in that clas...

School Respect

Amber Kuebler, Co Editor-in-Cheif

March 1, 2018

Filed under A&E, Opinion

How many students actually respect our teachers? I would say the majority but there is always someone who doesn’t take the teacher seriously. Sometimes students feel the need to blurt out and disrupt the class, or not pay any...

“The Greatest Showman” leaves audiences with heart-warming message

Melissa Paz, Reporter

February 27, 2018

Filed under A&E, Opinion

Funny, heartwarming, enjoyable and full of imagination, the 2018 film “The Greatest Showman” swept through theaters. “The Greatest Showman” highlights that being different is OK and shows how sometimes money and fame ca...

Classical Music: The best form of music

Kayla Parker, Reporter

February 27, 2018

Filed under A&E, Features, Opinion

Beethoven, Mozart, Bach, and Tchaikovsky are composers of the many popular classical songs musicians, and non-musicians, known today. For non-musicians, “1812 Overture,” “G Major Minuet” and “Fur Elise” maybe some ...

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