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The similarities and differences between horses and ponies

Hadley Leftin, Staff May 31, 2022

Horses and ponies have more similarities than differences. People mistake ponies for baby horses, foals, because of their size. Foals and ponies are not the same and have unique purposes in the equine...

The Cincinnati Reds luck: How has it impacted them this season?

The Cincinnati Red’s luck: How has it impacted them this season?

Liam Downie, Staff May 31, 2022

The Cincinnati Reds have no doubt been the worst team with them having a record of (16-31). The Reds got rid of two All-Star players on the team, Jesse Winker and Nicholas Castellanos. Then replaced...

The 2022 senior class poses in their college shirts.

Voices in the halls: All about the senior class

Tamra Armstrong and Karter Houze May 31, 2022

What was your favorite high school experience? Gracie Schlosser - “Being a peer tutor.” Austin Duncan - “Winning state in basketball.”  Evalyn Huth - “Going to New York freshman year...

How self-care can help your mind.

My self-care journey: What self-care means to me

Chelsie Cooley, Editor-in-Chief May 31, 2022

When some people think of self-care, they think of the gentrification of this topic: bubble baths, skincare routines, getting your nails done, or a new hairstyle. And yes, self-care can absolutely be this...

Murder Mystery Part 2: True Love?

Murder Mystery Part 2: True Love?

Emerson Fraley, Staff May 26, 2022

Mavis: November 16, 2021 He’s so perfect in my eyes, no one trusts me with what I feel. It’s always what my friends want and not me. I know he isn’t perfect but to me he is. The way I wished...

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Summer of Style: Summer fashion

Mollie Anderson, Staff May 26, 2022

Summer is closer than ever, and finding clothes to fit your style can be hard, especially if you don't know where to look. There are many different cute styles to go for during the summer. Some ideas for...

Image of The Who band.

The tragic passing of Bryan Wagner: The Who ‘79

Jade Sandmann, Staff May 25, 2022

The Who, a popular rock band known worldwide was formed in 1964 and gained popularity in the 70s.  They brought their music around the United States for enjoyers to have fun with, however, things soon...

Summers right around the corner: Five summer job recommendations

Summers right around the corner: Five summer job recommendations

Emerson Fraley, Staff May 24, 2022

The coldness of the ice cream, the warmth of the burger, and the splashing of the pool. With summer closely approaching students at Highlands High School are looking for jobs. Here are my top 5 recommendations...

Voices in the halls: Advice for incoming freshmen

Voices in the halls: Advice for incoming freshmen

Julia Luhn and Jade Sandmann May 24, 2022

A new building while trying to navigate around. New teachers with new teaching styles. Big kids in the halls are towering over you. Trying to redefine yourself. A chance to lay a new base for the rest...

After Tampa Bay Lighting won the Stanley Cup, a teammate holds it up in excitement.

Stanley Cup Hockey Tournament

Evelyn Hopping and Hadley Leftin May 13, 2022

The National Hockey League (NHL) Stanley Cup Hockey Tournament is a tournament of sixteen teams. This year the Stanley Cup Hockey Tournament started on Monday, May 2.  On November 26, 1917, the NHL...

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