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Is Dance a Sport?

Is Dance a Sport?

Xander Blackmon, SMS, Opinion

May 7, 2018


Filed under South Student Life

Dance would have to be one of the most athletic sport in the world. You may be thinking, "What, how, dance isn’t a sport, it’s an art if anything. This is bogus.” That's where you are wrong. Clearly, there is a question in people's minds about whether dance is a sport or an art. I believe that dan...

Why I Think Huskies Are The Best Dogs

Why I Think Huskies Are The Best Dogs

Austin Guthrie, SMS, Opinion

May 7, 2018


Filed under South Student Life

I think that Siberian Huskies are the best dog breed. The reason I think Siberian Huskies are the best dog breed is that they are extremely smart.  One of the downsides to owning a Husky is that they have extreme amounts of energy. A husky needs at least an hour of exercise a day, so they can use some of ...

American Sign Language

American Sign Language

Amelia Morris, SMS, Opinion

May 7, 2018


Filed under South Student Life

Should American Sign Language be taught as a class at school? In my opinion, I believe American Sign Language (ASL) should be taught in school. Being deaf is more common than most think. Since many people are unaware of ASL, they should learn. More schools should offer ASL as a language class on top...

Students Wasting Time with Raises of Hands

Students Wasting Time with Raises of Hands

Mia Abnos, Opinion, SMS

May 7, 2018


Filed under South Student Life

From 7th grade and up students should be allowed to get up and get the items they need during class without having to ask the teacher. I strongly believe and support this because I know how annoying it is when you just want a tissue but the teacher won't call on you. I know that I am old enough to be...

Why Wrestlings great

Why Wrestlings great

Hurshell Loveland, SMS

May 7, 2018


Filed under South Student Life

Wrestling is a fun sport if you like to be really active and don't mind getting hurt. Wrestling is not a simple sport there are rules and to like it you have to go to practice to get better because if you didn't you wouldn't know all the moves and you wouldn't be in good shape. Wrestling is a co...

Healthy Softball

Healthy Softball

chloe hennessy, SMS

May 3, 2018


Filed under South Student Life

Bang Bang Choo Choo train Come On Chloe Show Your Thang. I chose softball because I started playing last season. Not only do I really like playing but I like keeping my body in shape. Yes, I also dance but when you dance you lose your breath really easily and it's not that good for you. Softball is...

One Team is Better

One Team is Better

Keaton Niemeyer, SMS

May 1, 2018


Filed under South Student Life

Many people in this town are Kansas City Royals fans, on their side, they have won a World Series and have some good Hall of Famers, but that is nothing compared to the Cardinals. So I am here to tell you about how the St. Louis Cardinals, are better than the Royals. The first thing that will show the Cardinals...

Why we should have phones in class

Why we should have phones in class

Gwyn hawk, SMS, Opinion

April 20, 2018


Filed under South Student Life

Having our phones with us in class is a debated topic. Most students think we should be allowed to while most teachers believe we should not. My opinion is we should be allowed to have our phones with us in class. I think that because of many different reasons. One of the reasons is what if there wa...

Buying a Pool

Buying a Pool

Rex Shrestha, SMS

April 13, 2018


Filed under South Student Life

Crystal clear water that you can dive into, You can customize it and make significant changes. It's a pool! When you buy a pool, you can have fun in it and also have parties in it.  It's a pool in your very own backyard. I think you should buy a pool because you can have friends over and you can also ha...

P.E Uniforms, What Do You Think?

P.E Uniforms, What Do You Think?

Whitney Taylor, SMS, Opinion

April 11, 2018


Filed under South, South Student Life

Should students have to wear P.E uniforms? What’s your opinion? As a middle school student, you are required to change into a uniform that you have to pay for. Sure, there are some benefits like having students names on their clothes but there are easy replacements. I personally think that we don...

Barrel Racing

Barrel Racing

Kamryn Linhardt, SMS, Opinion

April 11, 2018


Filed under South Student Life

Barrel racing is an exceptional event in the rodeo world, and one of the fastest. There are three barrels set up in a clover pattern. The rider usually goes to the right barrel first, makes a circle around it, and heads to the left barrel at a fast lope. Then, the rider travels 105 feet to the last barrel...

Upsets in sports

Upsets in sports

Thomas Fager, SMS, Opinion

April 11, 2018


Filed under South Student Life

Kansas City Cornerback Marcus Peters, wide receiver Albert Wilson, and rookie linebackers Ukeme Eligwe and Tanoh Kpassagnon sat for the National Anthem on Sunday in Houston. Running back Marshawn Lynch remained seated during the national anthem before Sunday’s game against the Ravens. He was wearing a Ra...

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