• January 10Softball tryouts are Feb. 12-13. Email Coach Buchanan or Coach Brown for more info.

  • January 10Drivers Education applications are in the counseling office. Apply ASAP!

  • January 10PSAT results are in!

  • January 10Seniors: Check the board next to the counseling office for scholarship opportunities.

  • December 4Senior yard signs will be on sale for $20 until April 6.

  • 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!

2017-2018 Staff

Diane Fender


"The time has come," the Walrus said, "To talk of many things: Of shoes--and ships--and sealing-wax-- Of cabbages--and kings-- And why the sea is boiling hot-- And whether pigs have wings." - Lewis Carroll

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Tyler Dittmer

Staff Writer

" If you wanna be happy, do more." - Tyler Dittmer

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Noah Clendenen

Staff Writer

"Vous êtes votre seule limite." - anonymous

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Rachel Paine

Staff Writer

" To see the world, things dangerous to come to, to see behind walls, draw closer, to find each other, and to feel. That is the purpose of life." - Walter Mitty

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Reagan Turner

Staff Writer

" Add a little confetti to each day." - Anonymous

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Baylee Kalb

Staff Writer

" I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else." - C.S. Lewis

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Taylor Rainbolt

Staff Writer

" Veni Vidi Amavi" - Anonymous

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Emily McGilvra

Staff Writer

Emily loves dogs.

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Ames Arrington

Staff Writer

"sadder than you." - Ames Arrington

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Kinsey McCarthy


" Your speed doesn't matter, forward is forward." - unknown

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A vertically-challenged, musically-inclined girl who loves vintage photography, writing and music.

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Danielle McCarty

Staff Writer

" Happy girls are the prettiest girls." - Danielle McCarty

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Colby Shaffer

Staff Writer

  Colby loves football, friends and family.

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Brittany Swayze

Staff Writer

Brittany loves adventures and taking pictures in fun places.

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Emma Van Gilder

Design Editor

Emma loves all things photography, traveling and fashion.  

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Amelia Scott


Amelia Scott is a theatre nerd who can be found working with T-Time Productions, playing the latest video game, or hanging out with her dog.

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