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What 2016 Has Taught Me

Taylor Verow
January 6, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion

   2016 was full of ups and downs. A lot went into play. In this year, I moved from a large country called Kuwait to a small city in Kansas called McPherson. This taught me a few things. One being, culture is everywhere and another being, never limit myself to a certain place for a specific amount of ...

Why Stranger Things is a Thing

Megan Wiens, Co-Editor
December 13, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Just for Fun ☆~(◡‿◕✿)

    Netflix’s new hit show Stranger Things has caused quite the stir since it’s airing in July of 2016. The show, which was created by Matt and Ross Duffer, was greeted by many with praises for it’s authentic cast and storyline. The Duffer Brothers, as they are called, were originally denied...

The best hot chocolate around

The best hot chocolate around

Taylor Boesker
December 13, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion

Starbucks Review I got a tall which is the smallest you can get. They did not even fill it to the top, half of it was filled with whipped cream. Which is not always a bad thing, but when you pay for hot chocolate you expect to get what you payed for. The hot chocolate itself was not creamy at all, even...

The 1975 ~ Touring and Album Review

The 1975 ~ Touring and Album Review

Hannah Butler
December 9, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music ヽ(⌐■_■)ノ♪♬

    The 1975 are a British band from Manchester, England. Their genre is mostly a mix between pop and alt-rock. They wrote a fairly new album that had come out on February 26, 2016. This album is called I Like It When You Sleep, for You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware of It. Matthew Healy is the front...

MHS Theater Takes on Arsenic and Old Lace

MHS Theater Takes on  Arsenic and Old Lace

Jordan Moll
November 30, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local, News, Showcase, Student Life

McPherson High School’s theater class had taken their adaption of Arsenic and Old Lace to a whole new level. Playing from November 17 to the 19, the theater students have worked hard to bring their production to life. Their stunning display, utilizing a living black-and-white set, follows the story of the B...

Instagram for a Job?

Instagram for a Job?

Ashley Moore
November 22, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

   You probably think Instagram is only a social media network for people to go on and post fun pictures with a witty caption, but is it more than just that. Many people are earning thousands of dollars on Instagram; however most McPherson High School students have not considered using Instagram for ...

DIY Christmas Treats!

Jenna Allen, Andrea Sweat, Sandra White
November 18, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

   Have you ever tried Pinterest craft ideas yourself? How did it work out? We tried a Christmas treat recipe so you don’t have to. It seems easy but for a novice baker and decorator it can be a struggle. Here’s how they turned out!    If we could change some things we would have ch...

The Timeline of Halloween

October 31, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Just for Fun ☆~(◡‿◕✿)

         Timeline 16's -On October 31st the Pre-Christian Celtic Festival of Samhain was celebrated. The Christians celebrated a day devoted to honoring the dead. 800’s - Christianity spread into Celtic lands. As people went to the Celtic lands they took their religion along with them and...

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