The High Life

Why You Should Stop Eating Meat

Why You Should Stop Eating Meat

Sally Boese, Staff Writer

October 22, 2018


Filed under News

The term “vegetarian” has become increasingly popular recently, but there are many different categories that fall under this title, along with a variety of benefits and risks. Vegetarianism is actually a restrictive form of veganism, but are commonly confused for each other. Being vegan is excluding...

Ristorante Italiano di Famiglia

Ristorante Italiano di Famiglia

Kaylea Herrman, Staff Writer

October 19, 2018


Filed under Local, Showcase

Have you been waiting for a new restaurant to open up in the town of McPherson?  Recently a new place called “Ristorante Italiano di Famiglia”, an italian restaurant, has opened at 204 N Main street.  This classy new restaurant replaced Delish, another food company that opened only seven months...

World Leaders and Global Warming

World Leaders and Global Warming

Nadia Turley, Staff Writer

October 18, 2018


Filed under News

“The concept of global warming was created by and for the Chinese in order to make US manufacturing non-competitive.” -Donald Trump.  A huge problem in today’s world is global warming and it’s detrimental effect on the environment, and all who inhabit it. A majority of it is caused by humans, so what are we doing about it? Most impor...

Climate Change, Global warming, and The Greenhouse effect

Desire Epps, writer

October 17, 2018


Filed under News

 Climate change by definition is “a change in global or regional climate patterns, in particular a change apparent from the mid to late 20th century onwards and attributed largely to the increased levels of atmospheric carbon dioxide produced by the use of fossil fuels.” Climate change, according to scientists, is causing...

Why We Should Take Better Care of Our Environment

Why We Should Take Better Care of Our Environment

Sally Boese, Staff Writer

October 15, 2018


Filed under Local, Opinion

Global Warming seems to be a relevant and controversial subject, but it has not always been argued. In fact, studies have been showing the relevance and extreme threats of increase in temperature for only a few decades. Of course, the climate of the earth has been changing for millions of years, but thos...

Human Sex Traffickers In McPherson???

Human Sex Traffickers In McPherson???

Maleiah Ewert, Staff Writer

October 15, 2018


Filed under Local, National/Global, News, Showcase

Recently there has been a lot of talk and gossip about a local group who is recruiting members in the McPherson KS area.  It has been reported by locals that men and one woman have been going around the McPherson and Lindsborg area saying that they are trying to get people baptized.  There has been some...

The Presidential Alert

The Presidential Alert

Maleiah Ewert, Staff Writer

October 10, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

On Wednesday the 3rd, almost every smart phone in the United States got a message from President Trump at 1:18 central time.  The message read “THIS IS A TEST of the National Wireless Emergency Alert System. No action is needed.” The message was just a test of the first ever Presidential Alert.  Th...

The new early release schedule and how it makes students feel

Hannah Wilson, journalist

October 10, 2018


Filed under News

Starting the 2018-2019 year at McPherson High School we will get out of school the first Wednesday of every month at 12:30 because the district wanted to give teachers more opportunity to have time to work collaboratively without using their own time.   Early release is on Wednesdays for the whole...

Homecoming Time!!

Homecoming Time!!

Kaylea Herrman, Staff Writer

October 8, 2018


Filed under Community Based, Local, Showcase, Student Life

  Will this year’s homecoming be different from the last? On Tuesday, October 2nd the candidates for homecoming were announced in a assembly, and a email was sent out to the students to vote for the King and Queen of their choosing.  This year's candidates for King include: Noah Alvia, Zach ...

Spirit Week 2018

Sally Boese, Staff Writer

October 2, 2018


Filed under Local, News

Pfizer Opportunities

Pfizer Opportunities

Kaylea Herrman, Staff Writer

September 28, 2018


Filed under Community Based, Local, National/Global, Showcase, Uncategorized, Worldwide

The Pfizer pharmaceutical plant on the outside of McPherson, Kansas is a part of one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world. With their headquarters in New York, they are currently making an expansion and planning on adding 350 jobs at its plant in McPherson, KS.  The Pfizer in McPherson m...

Same Scene, New Theme

Same Scene, New Theme

Maleiah Ewert, Staff Writer

September 25, 2018


Filed under Local, News, Showcase, Student Life

  The McPherson High school students section cheered on the football team through their cowboy themed western wear on Friday, September 21st.  The school spirit theme board highlights each week’s theme for Friday Night Lights. Every Friday when there is a home football game, a few people fr...

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