Category Archives: Opinion / Editorial

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Ebola Virus spreads through Africa and Social Media

By Jake Sell Talk of Ebola Virus Disease, or simply Ebola, has been spreading faster than the disease itself, and has infected everything from social media to table conversations. News…

Staff Editorial: We all can stop bullying

With October being National Bullying Awareness month, and every one of us has the ability to stop the bullying and abuse that many students come into contact with each and…

School Swap 2014

By:Lydia Bradley I recently spent the whole day at a different school, in a different town, surrounded by people I had never met nor even thought about talking to. Being…

The Senior Blues: how to survive senioritis, from the seniors, who are currently surviving

By: Haley Cox   Tia Lichtenberg defines senioritis as that time “when you’ve been in high school for too long and know you will be done soon so you put…

Get Smart- Come See it!

By: Emily Pennington The time has finally come! Get Smart is here! All the hard work will finally pay off on the big stage. All us thespians are ready to…

Still Seems Like a Dream

By: Lindy Dixon The final whistle sounded and the scoreboard read 25-12. Tears ran down my cheeks and the biggest smile I have ever had stretched across my face. That…

Display of Country Toughness

By: Tanner Alm As would be expected, many things in Agricultural classes stray away from traditional teaching techniques. You learn to expect anything while in Agricultural class but who would…

Steamboat is awesome

By: Christopher Dawkins Steamboat is arguably the best mountain in the rockies. What more needs to be said about the mountain beside the point that Steamboat Springs’ mountain has the…

UnVAILing the hype of Steamboat

By: Reece Kothe Boasting 5,289 of skiable acres and seven pristine bowls, Vail is unparalleled by any other resort in the United States. Averaging an impressive 366 inches of snowfall…

Three students sound off on Invisible Children campaign

By: Sig Fredriksen At the time of writing, the original Kony 2012 video has over one hundred million views online, proving that it has truly touched the international community. The…