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High School Governor

Yahaira Banuelos

November 17, 2017


Filed under Local, News

High School Governor On October 17 of 2017 in Wichita, Kansas four high school students applied to run for Kansas Governor.  It seems crazy that kids so young are interested in taking part of a big role for our state. Usually in this day and age people wouldn’t think of putting a highschool student i...

Emotional Support Squirrel?

Emotional Support Squirrel?

Adriana Garcia

November 17, 2017


Filed under National/Global, News

It’s not uncommon to hear of an emotional support animal.  These helpful little creatures come in all sorts of shapes, sizes, and species.  Whether it’s the common dog or the occasional cat, these animals are truly supportive for many people with many different situations.  In most cases, the a...

World Kindness Week

World Kindness Week

Cat Palacios

November 16, 2017


Filed under Local, National/Global, News

World Kindness Week This week is World Kindness Week. We have so much going on that being nice to others gets put on the back burner. Now that deadlines are coming close and a new semester is about to begin.  World Kindness Week was introduced in 1998 by the World Kindness Movement. The purpose ...

Tragic Texas Church Shooting

Tragic Texas Church Shooting

Adriana Garcia

November 13, 2017


Filed under National/Global, News

On Sunday, November 5, tragedy struck in Sutherland Springs, Texas.  With the largest mass shooting in Texas history, at least 26 were killed and 20 injured at a small Baptist church that morning. A gunman, later identified as Devin Kelley, opened fire on those in a church.  Wearing all black and using a milita...

An Elected Strength

An Elected Strength

Trinity Schultheiss

November 10, 2017


Filed under National/Global, News

Trinity Schultheiss An Elected Strength Elected on Tuesday November 7, 2017 in Virginia, former newspaper reporter and first openly transgender candidate, Danica Roem, towered over a 13-term Republican State Delegate, Bob Marshall for the Virginia House of Delegates. While making history all across...

What the Rest of the World Thinks

What the Rest of the World Thinks

Cat Palacios

November 10, 2017


Filed under National/Global, News

America and North Korea. With a new president and nuclear missiles, America is in a panic, we are a nation divided. What do other countries think? What would happen if we suddenly go to war with North Korea. America and North Korea go together like oil and water, but why? During the Korean ...

A Look Into North Korea’s Concentration Camps

A Look Into North Korea’s Concentration Camps

Cat Palacios

November 3, 2017


Filed under National/Global, News

  North Korea’s Prison camps are deadly and inhuman, yet no one’s talking about it. The Committee of Human Rights estimate that 120,000 prisoners are held serving life sentences. Concentration camps holding Jewish and other people were all set free in 1945. However, there are concentra...

Rosalind Wiseman’s Presentation

Rosalind Wiseman’s Presentation

Adriana Garcia

November 3, 2017


Filed under Local, News

Last week, Rosalind Wiseman, the author of “Queen Bees and Wannabes”, which was later made into the movie “Mean Girls”, came to speak at McPherson High School.  Rather than talk about her successful book, she came to talk about important matters to teens, such as getting out of the friendzone ...

Self Insurance on Halloween

Self Insurance on Halloween

Trinity Schultheiss

November 3, 2017


Filed under National/Global, News

Trinity Schultheiss Self Insurance on Halloween With rattling fears shaping the neighborhoods and the joys of it all, October 31st still conjures over as being the most hazardous day for children and teenagers.  Vehicular tragedies, mishaps with children’s treats, and loose fitted costumes ruin the...

Manufacturing Month Is Just Kicking Off

Manufacturing Month Is Just Kicking Off

Adian Zimmer, Publisher

October 30, 2017


Filed under Local, News, Student Life

    The hardware business is all about per-unit manufacturing cost and functionality. The services business is less asset-intensive and more dependent on people. Anne M. Mulcahy Read more at: https://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/quotes/a/annemmulc566868.html?src=t_manufacturing       Although to many of us living here in the town of McPherson, October 6th is just ...

McPherson High School Football

Lillian Peterson-Breeden

October 25, 2017


Filed under Local, News, Opinion

McPherson High School Football   On October 20, 2017 the McPherson Football Team played up against Wamego High School at the McPherson College Football Stadium. To enter the game as a student you will either need an activities card or four dollars to enter. The game started at 7:00 p.m. a...

Update on Puerto Rico

Update on Puerto Rico

Megan Grieb, Student

October 19, 2017


Filed under National/Global, News

Back in September, Puerto Rico faced a huge drawback from the world. Hurricane Maria tore through the whole island and knocking power out everywhere. Most people didn’t know how to react and are still in the process of recovering today. Luckily donations have been pouring in everywhere. Organization...

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