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Faculty reflects on monumental day

September 28, 2011
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Teams prep for ‘Relay’

April 12, 2011
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Q&A with Relay for Life captains By: Chelsie Yokum Northmen News: How are you and your team preparing for the Relay? Freshman Amanda Byrum [OP Fighters]: We’re setting up some fundraisers to get to our goal, and just planning everything out for that night. Junior Ty White [Cancer Curin’ C...

Caption contest! Click here!

April 12, 2011
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Submit your caption for a chance to get it in the Northmen's Log! ...

Seniors prepare for graduation

April 4, 2011
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By: Megan Jeffries Northmennews: What are you doing to prepare for graduation? Erich Azbill: Nothing really, other than getting invitations done, and getting classes out of the way, there isn’t much to do. NN: What are you doing most looking forward to this semester? EA: At this point in the year, just getting o...

Art Show Poster

April 4, 2011
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Flash mob takes over Zona Rosa

April 4, 2011
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By: Megan Jeffries On YouTube one could search “Flash Mob” and find hundreds of results ranging from inspirational to just plain goofy.  However, Youth with Vision is sponsoring this flash mob to educate. Youth with Vision is made up of student representatives from high schools in Clay, Platte, an...

New ‘Mr. OP’ crowned

March 21, 2011
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By: Chelsie Yokum Overall: Derek Byrne Club costume: Joe Walker Swimwear: Kyle Quatrochi Talent: Joe Walker Interview: Nicolas Deason

Jazz Band Q&A

March 8, 2011
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By: Thomas Baack Last year and many years before, Adam Farley conducted the jazz band. But this year, jazz band isn’t a class, simply a club that meets early at 6:30 to rehearse for upcoming gigs. Farley gives his feedback to these new changes in this Q & A. NorthmenNews: How long had jazz band been ...

Spring break fun!

March 8, 2011
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By: Thomas Baack When all the snow clears, spring will be right around the corner! Looking for some activities to do? Look no further, and see what these Oak Park students had to say: Freshman Katelyn Ramsey- Go to the park Freshman Katie Faust- Play in the backyard Junior Leah Jones- Play outside...

Purple bracelets change attitudes

February 16, 2011
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By: Tatyana Pekarsky In her sociology class, social studies teacher Sarah Reynolds passes out rubber purple bracelets. She explains to her students these bracelets are used to keep track of how often one complains, whines or uses sarcasm. The experiment has begun. Reynolds has been having her student part...

District choir recieves encore

February 16, 2011
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By: Aggie Rieger The audience of the main auditorium was not completely filled for the Junior/Senior District Choir Festival, but the risers sure were. For the second half of the concert, every member of every a Capella choir in the district stood on seven rows of risers to sing together. Before, all members of the Chamber choirs sang. “[The fes...

Single on Valentine’s Day?

February 14, 2011
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By: Schyler Tate Every year, the 2nd month of the year, and the 14th day of that month there is a Holiday called Valentine’s Day. On this day couples all over celebrate their love over dinner, chocolates, flowers, and balloons; making the number of this day 2. (Unless of course you’re a Bigamist the...

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