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Senior Look Forward to Long-Awaited Exemptions

Senior Look Forward to Long-Awaited Exemptions

December 1, 2017

Strong academic senior get to take a break from testing and studying two times a year: midterms and finals. These big tests are dreaded by every student in high school, as they both occur before either...

Black Friday doesn’t Always Have the Best Deals

Black Friday doesn’t Always Have the Best Deals

November 17, 2017

The day that has been categorized as an extreme sport is upon us. Black Friday is the one day throughout the year that men and women all around the United States wake up at unimaginable hours just to...

Cyber Monday: Shop in your PJs

Emily McGilvra, Staff Writer

November 17, 2017

Filed under News

Many Americans today look forward to Thanksgiving for not only the holiday, but Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Black Friday is known as the most important retail day of the year when shoppers will tolerate anything for major deals, but how does Cyber Monday compare? Besides the huge savings, Cyber Monday is the complete opposite of Black Friday. Cyber Monday shoppers get to sit back and relax, while shopping from the comfort...

All Aboard! The Polar Express

All Aboard! The Polar Express

November 17, 2017

The theater students of Independence High School are staring in the T-Time Production of "The Polar Express" on December 2 and 3. Theater teacher Rebecca Williams (known to the students as Ms. T) and...

Indy Athlete Spotlight

Indy Athlete Spotlight

November 17, 2017

An Independence girl's basketball member was spotted this week at Independence's basketball's first game of the season. Even though the girls lost to Stewart's Creek, it was only by a mere five points....

Anxiety Rises in High School Students

Anxiety Rises in High School Students

November 10, 2017

The anxiety levels of today's average high school students are equal to the anxiety levels of an average psychiatric patient of the 1950's. Multiple sources state this, including psychology.com, apa.org...

From Music City Miracle to Assistant Principal

From Music City Miracle to Assistant Principal

November 7, 2017

Independence students don't realize just how lucky they are to have a principal with such a wealth of experience. From excelling in the National Football League to coaching football and finally to administrative...

The Dire Need of Blood reaches Indy

The Dire Need of Blood reaches Indy

November 1, 2017

Independence High School can be counted on for many things. One of the things that the Red Cross counts on are those that volunteer to donate blood. Due to the recent disasters that occurred, both natural...

INDY Humane Society

INDY Humane Society

October 31, 2017

Taking care of animals in need and adding the community is an easy and fun way for students at IHS to stay involved in life outside of school. All of this and more is possible when involved in the Humane...

Indy Friends Pick Pumpkins

Indy Friends Pick Pumpkins

October 26, 2017

This past weekend, Indy Friends took a trip to Gentry's Farm. Once all the students arrived, they got into groups with their Indy Friends buddies for some pictures and some time to hangout with everyone...

Universal Day at Indy

Universal Day at Indy

October 19, 2017

It's that time of year again, Universal Day. Universal day is a county wide event. The freshmen have the option to take the PSAT. The sophomores also have the option to take the PSAT or the ASVAB. Juniors...

The Las Vegas Shooter: The Breakdown

The Las Vegas Shooter: The Breakdown

October 19, 2017

Over 525 people injured. At least 58 killed. 23 guns. One man. These are the horrifying statistics for the tragedy that struck the very popular Las Vegas, NV on Oct. 1, 2017. A man by the name of Step...

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