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Behind the scenes: JROTC

Behind the scenes: JROTC

February 16, 2012


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by Michael Tharrington. Marching around campus in their Air Force uniforms every Thursday, the Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) follows a strict disciplinary, dress and academic code. Col. Willis’ group is required to dress severy Thursday in their uniforms. Girls’ hair cannot touch their collar, no more than three rings and mus...

Show & tell: Beatboxer

Show & tell: Beatboxer

February 16, 2012


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by Emily Martin. At any given moment, freshman Quinton Graves may transform from being a quiet, reserved student to one surprisingly good at beatboxing, a hobby he began in sixth grade. “One day, I was sitting next to my friend in a computer class and we heard some music coming from the gym and I just started beatboxing to it,...

Show and tell: model

February 10, 2012


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by Emily Martin. Student, photographer, model. After going through six weekends of training over a period of six months, sophomore Haley Shipe has begun auditioning for modeling competitions. Upon finishing her training last June, Shipe started receiving calls about shoots. She did a promotional...

Job of the week: Matt McCabe

Job of the week: Matt McCabe

February 9, 2012


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by Jessica Mann. Senior Matt McCabe is a pool worker at Bishop Park. Working as part of the Aquatic Staff, he collaborates with his co-workers to take care of the whole facility. His brother began working at the center the day it opened, and Matt decided to get a job last year as a lifeguard. His boss recently told him about an opening for the Aquatic Staff and ...

Saline County Career Center prepares students for workforce

Saline County Career Center prepares students for workforce

February 2, 2012


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by Michael Tharrington. Everyday senior Samantha Miller replaces parts on Hondas, Nissans and Chevys. The same is the case for students at Bryant, Benton and Harmony Grove high schools. The Saline County Career Center (SCCC) offers cosmetology, medical profession, auto technology and collision repair courses. Many of the classes offered at SCCC come with the option of con...

Job of the week: Kaylee Newell

Job of the week: Kaylee Newell

January 31, 2012


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by Michael Tharrington. Every Sunday she enters the Your Home Outlet off of Highway 5. Junior Kaylee Newell has worked at Lynda Harmon’s store for about a year. After looking for a job for almost a year, the owner’s son, Newell’s best friend, offered her the job. After a simple yes, Newell was employed. Newell is Harmon’s only employee and she is often the o...

Show & tell: Street performer

Show & tell: Street performer

January 27, 2012


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by Emily Martin. For those who do not know junior Matt Wyles as a personal friend, they may know him as something else: street performer. He began practicing unique performance arts about three months ago. Inspired by his friend, now something of a “rival,” Wyles decided to take up performing. “He’s really good at everything,” Wyles sa...

Artist spotlight: Brittany Jackson

Artist spotlight: Brittany Jackson

January 27, 2012


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by Evan Goodrich. For junior Brittany Jackson, art is everything. From an early age Jackson possessed an interest in art, surrounded by art supplies her entire life. Brittany is in both AP studio art and painting. Jackson uses water-soluble oil pastels for the majority of her work, enjoying the fluidity of the medium. A piece of hers that she is most proud of is an untitled still life...

Ride of the week: ‘Ellie’

Ride of the week: ‘Ellie’

January 27, 2012


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  by Jordan Martin. In class she is the soft-spoken, petite girl most would picture driving a quiet, small car. However, senior Emileigh Heathscott drives a vehicle that almost contradicts those aspects. “I needed a vehicle so my dad took my mom’s motorcycle and traded it in for th...

Behind the scenes: Yearbook

Behind the scenes: Yearbook

January 27, 2012


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by Jessica Mann. Interviewing, writing, designing and deadline, these words describe the life of a yearbook staff member. For most people, these words wouldn’t mean a thing. “It’s like a job I come here before school, second, third and occasionally fourthblock. I also attend work nights from...