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Underclassmen Jobs

Wesley Russell and grace burns

May 18, 2017

Filed under Features

Money has always been an important part of life.  Well extra money is also important for underclassmen's this year they are figuring out any way to make some dough. Some as young as 14. Most young people start off with jobs in...

Fidget Spinner in the Hands of Kids Everywhere

Malea Biswell and Grace Burns

May 14, 2017

Filed under Features

Fidget spinners have been all the rage these past couple months. Not only are younger kids obsessed with them, but Oak Park students are too. In every class you can at least find one student twirling the toy in their hands. Kids...

Hitting the Mats

Malea Biswell and Grace Burns

December 21, 2016

Filed under Showcase, Sports

Wrestling season is here! The athletes are excited and yet a little bit nervous as the season is in full swing. They practice every day, even optional Saturday practices. Though it’s a lot of hard work, the team has had a lot...

In the Players’ Eyes

Grace Burns, J1 writer

December 8, 2016

Filed under Sports

Lady Oakies Basketball had a rough start of the season. This year some players were reluctant because of the change in the coaching staff and never tried out, also some after trying out later quit the team. “There was a rumor...