Northmen News

OP Football is training for the 2018-2019 season

Jared Templin, J1 Writer

May 21, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Oak Park has had a rough time with their football success in the past seven years. Oak Park hired new coaches last season and they did very well with leading this team to greatness. With them coming from Liberty North High School...

New Voices: Giving a Voice to Student Journalists

Dakota Ake, Magazine Editor-in-Chief

February 12, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Hazelwood School District v. Kuhlmeier was the landmark Supreme Court case that decided the rights of many student journalists. In this case, the principal of Hazelwood East High prohibited a couple of stories from being in...

Oprah for President

Knia Murray, writer

January 31, 2018

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

How cool would it be if Oprah Winfrey ran for president? If Oprah ran, she could be the first woman president in the U.S. Although many people think it's a good idea for her to become president others think different. At...

11 school shootings happen in 25 days

Malea Biswell, writer

January 26, 2018

Filed under Opinion

As sad as it is to say, America is the home of school shootings. There have been 11 school shootings in the first 25 days of 2018. The 1st of 2018 was at East Olive Elementary School in Michigan. The 2nd was at New Sta...

The best places to see Christmas lights in Kansas City

Abigail Clapham

December 17, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Lee Summit’s Magic Tree This tree is very pretty and its great place to take pictures at! It is really cool to see in person and it is free! Christmas in the park It is a drive through display. Sometimes there i...

Big Bowl Pho


November 30, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

  ADDRESS: 7106 NW PRAIRIE VIEW RD, KANSAS CITY, MO 64151 HOURS: 11 AM – 9:30 PM PHONE: (816) 382-3488 R A TING: 4.7 STARS OUT OF 5 ON GOOGLE REVIEWS. Big Bowl Pho is an incredible Chinese...

Madea’s BOO 2 Review

Jade Williams

November 29, 2017

Filed under Opinion

    Wanting to see a witty Halloween comedy? I think BOO 2 is for you. Directed and produced by Tyler Perry, BOO 2 is a light-hearted laugh for the spooky holiday.  Following the sequel, BOO, Tyler Perry’s 17-year-old...

IT movie review

Sydnie Bradford, writer

September 29, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Written by Stephen King, we have a classic movie, IT originally came out in 1986. Now 2017 Millennials have brought IT back. This classically good movie from the late 1980s was turned into a classic good of the late 2017s. As many...

Cliques at Oak Park

Maryrosaleen Fenlon, writer

September 27, 2017

Filed under Opinion

On a regular day at Oak Park high school in Kansas City, you can, of course, see students socializing, just like at any other public school. But, like all high schools, there is also a social stigma of who is friends with who,...

Puppy Play Day

Puppy Play Day

May 18, 2017