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Senior Skip Day!!!

Senior Skip Day!!!

Heidi Myers, Staff Writer
May 12, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Hot Off the Hallway, News

There comes a time when seniors are just done, when all motivation goes out the window, when students would rather jump into a dumpster than go to school. On May 11, seniors took the day off and skipped. Senior Skip Day is a tradition where the majority of the senior class skip school. The day off it oft...

10 Free Things To Do This Summer

10 Free Things To Do This Summer

Abbey Yianakopulos
May 9, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Just for Fun ☆~(◡‿◕✿)

It’s finally May, and the only thing students are thinking of is plans for the summer days. A lot of people go on vacation, but if you’re like me, that’s just something your family has never done. Instead of cruising the Bahamas, here are a list of free things to do on summer days and nights. ...

Quotes from around MHS

Denise Farley, Mackenzie Oakes
May 4, 2016
Filed under Just for Fun ☆~(◡‿◕✿)

''When you know better, you do better."- Mrs. McWilliams ''Be nice to everyone around you because one day they might be you're boss and they might turn around and treat you the way you treated them.''-Caitlyn Finley ''Mister Schopper's public speaking class is the best twenty minutes of your life.''-Mr....

Von Zimmer’s Freddie’s Extra Teeth

Von Zimmer’s Freddie’s Extra Teeth

Julia Eilert, Writer
April 22, 2016
Filed under Music ヽ(⌐■_■)ノ♪♬, Opinion, Showcase

  Von Zimmer, a musician in South Dakota, released his first full album,  Freddie’s Extra Teeth on December 20th, 2015.   “I’ve been working on music since I was about 13 years old,” said Zimmer. “I’ve recorded quite a few demo songs over the years and sent those out on CDRs and ...

Is the New 3DS a Good Buy?

April 19, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion, Uncategorized

Is The New 3DS Worth It Or Not?  article by Rece Reiman The New Nintendo 3DS, or sometimes called the NN3DS, came out on October 11th, 2014 (according to TheJapanTimes). It is another release of the 3DS and it introduces new buttons and features, that the old 3DS doesn’t have. It has been released as a follow up to the successful 3DS. The last decade or so Nintendo has been ramping up in their consoles. Since th...

Music on the Brain?

Music on the Brain?

Mackenzie Oakes
April 15, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music ヽ(⌐■_■)ノ♪♬

   Music affects people in so many different ways. Different songs have different impacts on different people’ mood and how it is able to help you learn. Meaning that upbeat songs can lift someone's emotions to one that is happier, if they put the mental effort into it as well. According to Pennsy...

The Weirdest Animals and the Coolest Facts

The Weirdest Animals and the Coolest Facts

Julia Eilert, Writer
April 15, 2016
Filed under Just for Fun ☆~(◡‿◕✿)

    The life on this Earth is extremely diverse.  According to UCSB, there is over 75 billion tons of living biomass! That’s insane! You could learn about a new creature everyday and still not cover the amazing diversity of life. Here’s just a few of the most interesting, crazy, or ado...

Cats

Cats

April 9, 2016
Filed under Just for Fun ☆~(◡‿◕✿)

Cats domesticated themselves nearly 9,000 years ago. A man named Richard Wrangham studied this. Cats adapted themselves to living with humans, they became less aggressive, and fit themselves to humans.Cats can cost up total $255-2,635 or more a year, while a dog can cost around $385-2,749 or more a year....

Prom Construction is “Heating” Up!

Prom Construction is “Heating” Up!

Julia Eilert, Writer
March 27, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Miscellaneous

Prom is on April 2nd, and the junior class has been constructing and decorating for the occasion. They’ve held various prom construction days for juniors to participate in since as far back as February.    “Prom construction has gone really well,” said Elizabeth Evans, a junior. “It is starting to reall...

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