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  • Junior Open Lunch Fundraiser

    Junior Open Lunch Fundraiser

    Julia Eilert, Co-Editor

    March 15, 2017

    The MHS Junior Class is starting an open-donation fundraiser for the option of open lunch for their class during prom construction week.   “I think this is a great idea!” said junior Georgia Herrold, “As a junior I think they should just suck it up since we’re so close to being seniors. Ever...

    Juniors Kelsey Wilson and Adison Wash watch over the prom ticket table, which has the donation canister for the open-lunch fundraiser.

    Julia Eilert

  • State-Wide Wildfires

    State-Wide Wildfires

    Julia Eilert, Co-Editor

    March 9, 2017

      Stepping outside on Monday morning, McPherson Residents were greeted with an overcast day. Nothing unusual for the beginning of March, except for the forecast being bright and sunny. What citizens were seeing was actually smoke from out-of-control fires from nearby counties.   There are a t...

    Caption: Don Milligan’s barn outside of Ashland has been burned down in the fires.

    Bo Rader from The Wichita Eagle

  • Students Help With Blood Drive

    Students Help With Blood Drive

    Megan Wiens, Co-Editor

    March 3, 2017

        The biannual blood drive was held at MHS this past Wednesday, on March 1st. Students who signed up went to the auxiliary gym throughout the day to donate. Helping with the drive were volunteers from the AP Literature class. Senior Mensi Patel, who helped set up beds and food for donors during...

    Nickolas Mellinger prepares to have his blood taken

  • APES Refinery Trip

    APES Refinery Trip

    Julia Eilert, Co-Editor

    March 3, 2017

     On Friday, March 3rd, McPherson High School’s AP Environmental class (APES) took a field trip to the local CHS Refinery. This field trip coincides with the renewable and nonrenewable energy chapter the class is currently studying.     “This sounds like a great experience,” said junior Geor...

    David Maxey and Carson Stone take in the scenery on the tour bus during the trip.

    Julia

  • Spirit Week

    Spirit Week

    Megan Wiens, Co-Editor

    February 22, 2017

        This past week at MHS, February 13th through the17th, students geared up for homecoming by participating in spirit week. Day one of Spirit Week began on Monday with “Mathletes vs. Athletes.” Tuesday followed with “Toasty Tuesday,” Wednesday continued with “Snowed in,” Thursday was ...

Musical Arts goes to State

Katelyn Martin

Every year McPherson High School goes to contest to show their amazing skills. This year, they will be attending Small Ensemble Contest in Great Bend, and State Large Group in Smoky Valley on April twelfth. Many of the...

April 12, 2017No Comments

Junior Open Lunch Fundraiser

Junior Open Lunch Fundraiser

Julia Eilert, Co-Editor

The MHS Junior Class is starting an open-donation fundraiser for the option of open lunch for their class during prom construction week.   “I think this is a great idea!” said junior Georgia Herrold, “As a junior...

March 15, 2017 • Comments closed

Main Events

Main Events

Megan Manning, Staff Writer

    McPherson always seems to have something going on, especially for the little kids and even teens. You don’t have to go to Salina or Wichita for something there is plenty in Mac, especially downtown. There are s...

March 15, 2017 • Comments closed

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