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Addams Family Auditions

Malea Biswell, writer

September 6, 2017

Filed under Entertainment

The school year is in full swing as the musical, The Addams Family, has just been cast. This year auditions were a little bit different because there is a new theatre teacher.   Monday, Aug 28th was the beginning of auditio...

Passenger Review

Alex Brown, Axe

May 18, 2017

Filed under Entertainment

Overview: On a routine journey through space to a new home, two passengers, sleeping in suspended animation, are awakened 90 years too early when their ship malfunctions. As Jim and Aurora face living the rest of their lives...

Paper.io Review

Alex Brown, axe

May 18, 2017

Filed under Entertainment

Paper.io is an extremely addicting game available on apple and android.  You play with multiple other players to create paths and cover as much ground as you can.  If another player crosses your path, your eliminated.  Your...

No one knows Everything

Safia Mohamed, writer and Web Editor

May 17, 2017

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

These days there are many things that most people don’t know about. Some of these facts even surprise them. For instance; if you were to tell a person, ‘Banging your head against a wall for an hour burns 150 calories.’ That’s...

Best Places to go This Summer

Lilian Sample

May 5, 2017

Filed under Entertainment

  Afraid you’re going to be bored this summer? Well, don’t fret! Enjoy these family-friendly area activities! National War World 1 Museum: If you’re wanting to get a little background on our history in War,...

Teacher Day

Bailee Treat, Log Editor

May 5, 2017

Filed under Entertainment

Have you ever wanted to thank your teachers for all the hard work they’ve done? Have you ever wondered why they wanted to start teaching? Teacher day is May 9th and your favorite teachers wanted to share their favorite moments of...

Summer Bucket List

Summer Bucket List

May 5, 2017

A is for Autism

Dakota Ake, writer and Web Editor

April 15, 2017

Filed under Entertainment

As of April 10th, 2017 Sesame Street now has a character with autism. Sesame Street did very well at portraying the characteristics of autism.  April is also Autism Awareness month so this was the perfect time to debut this adora...

Introducing Small Cakes and Small Cones

Allee Armitage, Axe producer

March 8, 2017

Filed under Entertainment

I am sure many of you have heard of Small Cakes. (located at 6127 NW 63rd Terrace, Kansas City, MO 64151)It is small store with a theme color of pink that sells oversized cupcakes with a huge amount of frosting piles on top. They...

Hidden Figures

Abigail Clapham, Axe producer

March 7, 2017

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Hidden figures is a movie based on 3 African American women working at NASA during the space race. It follows the story of Dorothy Vaughan, Mary Jackson, and Katherine Johnson as they took leaps across race, gender, and professional...