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Know Your Malls

Lillian Peterson-Breeden

December 19, 2017


Filed under Graphs and Comparisons, Just for Fun ☆~(◡‿◕✿), Student Life, Uncategorized

Central Mall   The Central Mall is located in Salina on 2259 South 9th Street. Salina is about 30 minutes away from McPherson. The Central Mall has four and a half stars. The mall opens at 10:00 am and closes at 9:00pm. Though on Sundays, the mall opens at the same time but closes earlier at...

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

Faith Lininger, Staff Writer

December 8, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Just for Fun ☆~(◡‿◕✿), Movie Reviews

  If someone asked you if you wanted to see Jurassic World 2: Fallen Kingdom, what would you say? Well, if you’re anything like me, you might be screaming and searching frantically through Youtube to find the trailer to see if it’s really happening. Dont worry, i assure you, it is real. Sadly,...

Christmas Cookie M&M Bars

Kaylea Herrman

December 7, 2017


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

What you need: 1 pouch (1 lb 1.5 oz.) Betty Crocker sugar cookie mix 1/2 cup butter, softened 1 egg 1 cup M&M's chocolate candies 1 cup white vanilla baking chips 13x9-inch pan Cooking spray Large bowl Stirring utensil Steps: Heat oven to 350 degrees F. Spray bo...

Easy Christmas Sugar Cookie Recipe

Megan Grieb, Student

December 5, 2017


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

Easy Christmas Sugar cookie recipe   Flour 2 cups Sugar ¾ cup Baking Soda ½ Tsp Baking Powder is ¼ Tsp Vanilla Extract is ½ Tsp 1 Egg ½ Cup of butter   Lay all your ingredients out on the table in front of you. Start to mix all of the dry ingredients (excep...

Stranger Things Review

CeAnna Allen

December 1, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Just for Fun ☆~(◡‿◕✿), Movie Reviews

There are stranger things happening all around us but the worst is the fact that we have to wait another year for season three of the netflix series, Stranger Things. So far, it has been said that the series will end with season 4 but nobody is for sure. Season one of Stranger Things was released o...

Pixlr Editor Review

Pixlr Editor Review

Virgil Lyon

December 1, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Just for Fun ☆~(◡‿◕✿), Student Life, Uncategorized

Pixlr Editor is an online photo editor and is a quick and easy way to create interesting images. This application is very helpful for creative presentations and designs, and is enabled on Student Chromebooks, so you can use this anytime, any place. Here is an example of what you can create with Pixlr: ...

Polyvore App Review

Megan Lulloff

November 30, 2017


Filed under Just for Fun ☆~(◡‿◕✿), Uncategorized

What’s a great app to help get outfit ideas from, a place to shop, a place to build your very own outfits? To answer that question there are multiple apps but one in specific is called “Polyvore.” The app “Polyvore” was launched in the year of 2012. This app can be for any IPhone, IPod, or IPad ...

Music in 2017

Kyla Hagemann

November 29, 2017


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

    Music has changed very much throughout the years. The genres have escalated, and more and more music has been produced for the ears of the people in the U.S. Music is a very important thing for a lot of people, some depend on music, others listen to it to get them fired up for a sports game, and ...

MHS puts on Rumpelstiltskin

CeAnna Allen

November 29, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Classes, Just for Fun ☆~(◡‿◕✿), Student Life

The McPherson High School Theatre II class is putting on a play using people and muppets together on December 14th to 15th at the four McPherson elementary schools. This is a traveling play that they do every year. Also staying with tradition, Olaf will be making a special appearance once again. The ...

Moon Over Buffalo

Megan Manning, Editor

November 29, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Student Life

    The McPherson High School has always been known for putting on wonderful plays and musicals so this year is no exception. By preparing Moon Over Buffalo it offers another opportunity for the MHS theater to perform at The Kansas Thespian Festival for the 2017-2018 year. The theater department di...

How to mentally prepare for Black Friday

Maggie Leaf, Entertainment Writer

November 21, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Miscellaneous, Uncategorized

As Thanksgiving rapidly approaches, so does the inevitable capitalistic "holiday" of Black Friday. This is the magical time of year in which extreme couponers, and those moms who have already picked out the perfect Christmas gifts, get to showcase their highly developed department store hunting skil...

The Cobbler Movie Reveiw

Kaylea Herrman

November 17, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movie Reviews

Runtime: 1 Hour and 37 Minutes         Rating: PG-13 Release: May 1, 2015 Genre: Comedy/Drama/Fantasy Budget: 10 million       The Cobbler Have you ever wished you could be in someone else's shoes? When Max (Adam Sandler), the cobbler who is carrying on his family's tradition...

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