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  • November 14ACT bootcamp starts Dec.2 and signups are due by Nov.30

  • November 14No backpacks will be allowed in the serving line of the cafeteria after Thanksgiving break.

  • November 13Legally Blonde auditions are Nov. 27 and Nov. 28. Sign ups are outside of F112

  • November 8Indy Aviation will meet Nov.14, from 3 p.m. to 3.45 p.m. in D215

  • October 24If you plan to ride the late bus please sign up before 8th period

  • October 10Seniors: Check the spelling and accuracy of your name on the counseling window!

Thanksgiving Activities Bring Joy

Tyler Dittmer, Staff Writer

November 16, 2017

Filed under Student Life

The leaves are falling and changing colors; the weather is cold. Mothers are stressing out over Thanksgiving feasts, and the fathers are thinking about what to get their little beasts for Christmas. Yes, the Holidays are here: time for toys and time for cheers. For high school students it's time for days off school, and when there are days off school, there is time for other things too. Whether it's shopping with mom, going...

Thanksgiving Plans

Emily McGilvra, Staff Writer

November 14, 2017

Filed under Student Life

For many high school students, the most exciting part of Thanksgiving break is traveling. Whether they are visiting familiar faces or going to new and exiting places, students are looking forward to leaving home and getting out there. For 11th grader Abby Lockridge, Thanksgiving break is a time for hanging out with family and shopping. She is traveling to Atlanta with her mom to shop and explore the city, and she is most...

Thanksgiving Traditions

Thanksgiving Traditions

November 13, 2017

Every year, on the third Thursday on November, families and friends from around the United States fellowship and gather to eat food and prepare for the much anticipated holiday: Christmas. Many families...

Seniors Get Scruffy

Seniors Get Scruffy

November 10, 2017

If you have wondered why people are looking hairier than usual this month, look no further. Whether it's your brother, colleague, teacher or son, odds are you've seen more facial hair on someone than you're...

IGC Donates to “My Life Speaks”

IGC Donates to “My Life Speaks”

October 31, 2017

Independence Girls Cotillion is an organization brought together by girls in the junior and senior class. The goal of this organization is to raise money for the chosen charity, which this year is "My...

Trading in Schoolwork for Vacation

Trading in Schoolwork for Vacation

October 20, 2017

It was time for a break from school; students took advantage of every moment. Whether traveling to Haiti, Mexico, Florida or the couch, everyone enjoyed some type of relaxation. Sofia Ansell traded...

Indy Friends Strengthen Friendships at the Nashville Zoo

Indy Friends Strengthen Friendships at the Nashville Zoo

October 16, 2017

This past Saturday, the Indy Friends club took a trip to the Nashville Zoo. Once all of the students arrived at the zoo, the students divided into groups. By breaking into groups, it was an easier way...

Click Your Needles for Knitting Club

Rachel Paine, Staff Writer

October 10, 2017

Filed under Student Life

Every other Monday right after school, a group of Indy students gather together in Diane Fender's room to knit up a storm. Knitting Club is an organization just beginning to bud this school year. What does someone do in knitting club? Well that's easy: knit. Fender, an experienced knitter, will teach the students of the club various stitches. She said there are only two basic stitches: pearl and knit. All knitting designs...

Destination: Fall Break

Destination: Fall Break

October 5, 2017

Fall break is an awesome opportunity for students to relax and take a break from school. Since we are about two months into the school year, the students are very eager for a break. This years' fall break...

Countdown til College

Kinsey McCarthy, Staff Writer

October 5, 2017

Filed under Student Life

It's the time of high school that everyone anticipates in their educational career. Senior students are gearing up for their new chapter in life. With college applications occuring last week, most seniors have already gotten their applications done, and many have even visited their future colleges. A senior has recently been accepted into the University of Tennessee Knoxville, and he is very proud of himself. JP Minetos...

Indy Unites at UNICEF

Indy Unites at UNICEF

September 22, 2017

Students at Independence High School can help kids around globe. Among the numerous clubs and events at Independence High, UNICEF definitely stands out among the rest. UNICEF, or United Nations International...

Eagles say “Y the L not”

Eagles say “Y the L not”

September 22, 2017

Independence Young Life is finally back! Starting on Monday nights 7:27 p.m. This year, the clubs location has moved to 2165 Summer Hill Circle. Leaders Chris Thompson, Kylie Halperin and Tim Halperin...

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