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  • September 18The Indy talent show will be Sept 21st at 7pm in the IPAC

  • September 11School pictures are Thursday, Sept. 21st

  • September 11The college fair will be held September 20th at the Cool Springs Galleria Mall

  • September 8Yearbooks will be for sale for 85$ until the end of September.

  • September 8IndyNow sends love to all those affected by the hurricanes!

Singing for Superior: The IHS choirs win the MTVA competition

Singing for Superior: The IHS choirs win the MTVA competition

Courtney Washington, Staff Writer

February 22, 2017


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Choir not only sang splendidly, but brought home the hardware Wednesday at Middle Tennessee State University.   The IHS choirs went to MTVA Festival, which is the Middle Tennessee Vocal Association Competition, to compete for Superior which is the best in Middle Tennessee. The Chamber choir and ...

Indy Winter Drumline Anticipates New Show for the New Season

Callie Rogers, Staff Writer

January 17, 2017


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“Don’t wait. Do something when you’re young, when you have nothing to lose.” These are the opening words of an uplifting, inspiring show about taking chances, following your heart, and seizing every opportunity. This is a show encouraging both performers and viewers alike to feel young at heart...

Dreaming Of A Musical Christmas

Courtney Washington, Staff Writer

December 7, 2016


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      The IHS Christmas Concert is Dec 13, and you can really feel the excitement in the choir room. Also, at $5 for adults and $3 for all Williamson County students, anyone can feel the excitement and enjoy Christmas music.       This is the second year director Sydney Shadrix has led th...

Appreciate The Band: the Music Machine of Indy

Callie Rogers, Staff Writer

December 1, 2016


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As the football team is heading to State and the Indy student body is getting hype for the biggest game of the season, the Indy marching band is preparing for both a game-long performance and their last football game of the year. While the band may only seem like a regular part of football games,...

MTVA students sing out this week.

Courtney Washington, Staff Writer

November 18, 2016


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MTVA students sing out this week.        The Middle Tennessee Vocal Association allows students from all over Tennessee to come together and audition to join the best singers of Middle Tennessee. Several students from IHS practice really hard to get a spot with the choir and enjoy every ...

Music Monday Band Spotlight: Alex Nguyen

Music Monday Band Spotlight: Alex Nguyen

Callie Rogers, Staff Writer

October 31, 2016


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Although she has only been here since sophomore year, Alex Nguyen has already grown very close to the Independence Band and loves being a part of it. Alex Nguyen, a junior at Indy, moved here from Santiago High School in California before her sophomore year. She currently marches alto saxophone in...

Choir Student Feature

Choir Student Feature

Courtney Washington, Staff Writer

October 27, 2016


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Olivia Hendrix, a junior at IHS, joined the Women’s Choir for the first time this year. As a theater fanatic, Olivia joining the choir was a super sweet surprise. She has been in multiple different theatrical productions, and is currently on the TCON board as a junior representative.  She jo...

Music Monday Band Spotlight: Nic LaPaglia

Music Monday Band Spotlight: Nic LaPaglia

Callie Rogers, Staff Writer

October 24, 2016


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For Nic LaPaglia, marching band is one big family that learns and has fun together. Nic LaPaglia, a junior at Indy, joined marching band as an eighth grader. He is the third chair trumpet during his first year in the Wind Ensemble and is the is the co-section leader of the trumpet section in marching...

Music Monday Band Spotlight: Lanie Siedentop

Music Monday Band Spotlight: Lanie Siedentop

Callie Rogers, Staff Writer

October 17, 2016


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Marching band is a place of community and teamwork, an outlet to perform and express creativity and hard work, and a gathering of like-minded individuals who all push towards the same musical goals. For freshman Lanie Siedentop, this is what makes marching band so inspirational and special. Lanie...

Music Monday Band Spotlight: Cassie Perrone

Music Monday Band Spotlight: Cassie Perrone

Callie Rogers, Staff Writer

October 3, 2016


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For Cassie Perrone, marching band isn’t just an activity. It’s a getaway, a family gathering, a group of friends, and a beautiful art form. Cassie Perrone, a junior at Indy, joined marching band last year as a sophomore. She plays flute in both the marching band and the wind ensemble, which she...

Music Monday Band Spotlight: Wil Waring

Music Monday Band Spotlight: Wil Waring

Callie Rogers, Staff Writer

September 26, 2016


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Visible improvement from show to show, and inspiration found in every performance, motivates Wil Waring to work hard and create beautiful music in marching band. Wil Waring, a senior at Indy this year, moved to Tennessee the summer before his sophomore year. He previously attended Dutch Fork High...

Music Monday Band Spotlight: Harry Campbell

Music Monday Band Spotlight: Harry Campbell

Callie Rogers, Staff Writer

September 19, 2016


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Through marching band, Harry Campbell has found a place where hard work creates art. Harry Campbell, a freshman at Indy, is marching the alto saxophone for his second season of marching band. Harry is the first chair alto saxophone in concert band this year, and marched cymbals last winter season...

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