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Is Facebook Increasing or Decreasing on the Amount of Users?

Is Facebook Increasing or Decreasing on the Amount of Users?

Katelyn Mintzer, staff writer

May 22, 2019

  Facebook is a popular app that was discovered in 2004. There are 745 million daily mobile users. Every second there are 20,000 people on Facebook. On average, there are 486,183 users a minute accessing Facebook from mobile devices. Facebook earns an average of $5.85 from every U.S. user, and is ...

Being A Mom, The Worlds Hardest Job

Being A Mom, The Worlds Hardest Job

Maleiah Ewert, Staff Writer

May 14, 2019

As mother day approaches, it’s time we celebrate our moms and motherly figures in our lives.  Although we say the happy mothers day phrase to our lovely mothers, do we actually realize and appreciate what mothers do for us all?   There's no doubt that being a mom is extremely hard.  Being a m...

Senior Showcase

Senior Showcase

Kaylea Herrman, Staff Writer

May 5, 2019

The Impact of School Starting Later

The Impact of School Starting Later

Kaylea Herrman, Staff Writer

April 30, 2019

Many students at MHS would love to have a later school starting time, but could this actually benefit the students? A problem for many teachers at schools is students falling asleep during class. They not only miss out on the lesson, but they also might get a detention. If MHS teens brains aren't awak...

New Changes Being Made to McPherson High School

New Changes Being Made to McPherson High School

Maleiah Ewert, Staff Writer

April 23, 2019

McPherson High School is considering making some big changes for next year's School year.  They’re planning on having a free hour for all students so they can sign up for other classes they’re interested in. Mr. Reith, a math teacher at MHS said, “I think having the additional period is a good...

The Importance of High School Journalism

The Importance of High School Journalism

Maleiah Ewert, Staff Writer

April 8, 2019

  The definition of journalism is the act of writing news related subjects.  Journalism comes in many forms, such as radio, newspaper, photography, etc, but all forms give crucial updates and information. Journalism is not only important in everyday life, but journalism is also valuable in ...

Allergies at MHS

Allergies at MHS

Kaylea Herrman, Staff Writer

April 5, 2019

  At MHS, there are many students that you may not know suffer from allergies. People who don't suffer from allergies of any kind might not understand the struggles that people with them have to deal with on a daily basis. From even being near something to ingesting it without knowing, in severe c...

Sarah Lamm Presents About The Mars Rover To MHS Students

Sarah Lamm Presents About The Mars Rover To MHS Students

Maleiah Ewert, Staff Writer

March 26, 2019

Thursday, March 21st Sarah Lamm spoke at the Kansas Cosmosphere in the morning and at McPherson High School during the sixth period.  Lamm spoke about the different rovers on Mars and the tool she was in charge of to approximately 40 students from Mr.Kornhaus robotics class. Sarah Lamm is a NASA...

The Antisocial Teen’s Guide To Getting A Prom Date

The Antisocial Teen’s Guide To Getting A Prom Date

Faith Lininger, Staff Writer

March 25, 2019

For some people, getting a Prom Date is simple. They aren’t afraid to go big and risk rejection… Others are a little shyer and uncomfortable with the thought of trying. For those in the world who aren’t afraid to be extreme, you rock at scoring a Prom Date, and for those with the fear of even spe...

Women’s History Month Almost 40 Years of Celebrating Woman

Women’s History Month Almost 40 Years of Celebrating Woman

Maleiah Ewert, Staff Writer

March 6, 2019

Women's history month is dedicated to commemorate the woman who changed the world, women who have to work twice as hard as men, women with unequal opportunities, women of all races and women with all identities.   Women’s history month originated in 1981 starting as women's history week.  J...

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