Northmen News

Theater earns 11 Blue Star nominations

May 2, 2019

Filed under Entertainment, News, Showcase

OPHS Theatre earns received 11 Blue Star nominations. ThePresident and CEO of Starlight came to present the nomination banners himself this morning. Nominations are as follows: Technical Achievement Award: Kaleighan Chastai...

ENHS: Chastain loves working in theater

Christian Manning, J1 reporter

May 1, 2019

Filed under Entertainment

Improving along way, sophomore Kaleighan Chastain made a name for herself in the theater department. In her second year in theater, she’s already involved so much. She’s a part of the improv team, plus she does sound crew...

Acting in the spotlight

Lindsey Dunaway, writer

May 1, 2019

Filed under Entertainment, Features

One Acts are an exciting part of a theater 2 and 3 students’ career and a lot of time goes into each act. Regardless of being a director or an actor, there is a big time commitment that comes with being in a One Act. “We...

Avengers: End Game

Avengers: End Game

Mackenzie Powell, photographer, writer

April 30, 2019

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase

Planning to explore Dora movie, even with doubts

Ivonee Morales Mejia, writer

April 30, 2019

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

On March 23, Paramount Studios released the trailer for its upcoming movie ‘Dora and the Lost City of Gold,’ which made me question the quality of the of the upcoming movie - so I wrote my review of the trailer as a concerned...

Science skits earn Mr. and Miss OP crowns

Leah Beatty, photographer

April 24, 2019

Filed under Entertainment, News

On Thursday, April 18, Oak Park hosted Mr. and Ms. OP. Seniors Keiman McCoy and Hannah Rogers representing N2 Sports Marketing, SeniorsZach Ropka and Ola Thabit representing Science Olympiad, and SeniorsKayelyn Logan and Ti...

Why you should fear AI

Mina Buchholtz, Writer

February 25, 2019

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Not too long ago I was visiting some family friends who had recently gotten an Alexa. We were joking about the voice-command artificial intelligence – AI for short, and often referred to as ‘smart’ devices. As we laughed,...

You should watch the improv team

Kayelyn Logan, Log photo editor

February 19, 2019

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

The improv team “Last Minute Replacements” had a show on Valentine's Day that was quick to get laughs from the audience with their on-the-spot jokes and outrageous actions. The team offered many little improv games to keep...

Winter Guard works hard to prepare

Kallista Ashton, Journalism 1 reporter

February 5, 2019

Filed under Entertainment, Sports

Right now, the Winter Guard practices for its competition in Park Hill on Saturday, Feb. 9. With the competition nearer the pressure is on. They practice together as a team, energy spiking for competition. Winter Guard, compared...

Thespians attend ThesCon

Thespians attend ThesCon

February 4, 2019

Filed under Entertainment, News