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Credible ‘bomb’ and ‘shooting’ threat at Oak Park

Students were just starting their 2A classes. It was the day after spring break ended and students and teachers alike were just getting back into the swing of things. Unexpectedly a "lock and teach" was enacted, but students didn’t think much of it. It was probably just a drill. They were used to having those. Then the intercom came back on moments...

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The Knight Award comes home to Christina Geabhart

The Knight Award comes home to Christina Geabhart

Luci Conkling, Web Editor

As all journalism students know this past Wednesday was JDay, journalism day, and Oak Park High School competed in several competitions winning several events.  However,...

March 30, 2017No Comments

  • March for Community Service Hours March 8, 2017
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Review: Kansas City Royals Spring Training

Emily Leibold, writer

  The Kansas City Royals have been around since 1969. While The Royals haven’t always been the best team in the American League, or even a highlight of Kansas City,...

April 4, 2017No Comments

  • College Visits April 3, 2017
  • Hidden Figures March 7, 2017
  • The People Versus the President: Why the People Protest February 22, 2017

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J-Day Overview

courtesy of a press release

Students attended the Missouri Interscholastic Press Association’s Journalism Day last week at the MU School of Journalism in Columbia, Mo. They competed in the state cont...

April 1, 2017No Comments

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  • SO heads to State for first time in 5 years March 8, 2017

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Northmen Beat Falcons

Erik Kellgren, J1 Writer

Oak Park Northmen varsity boys basketball beat Staley on Friday, Jan. 30. The score was 48-Staley 59-Oak Park. Junior Ochai Agbaji had 40 points, he made 12 out of 18 shots....

February 1, 2017

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  • In the Players’ Eyes December 8, 2016
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The student news site of Oak Park High School
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