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New Smoky Hill High School Trend

Bianca Richerson, Staff Member

January 24, 2020

A new trend on facebook trend created by Dolly Parton has everyone on facebook going crazy. On Tuesday, January 24th, Dolly shared a meme that contained pictures of herself and named after Instagram, Tinder, and Facebook. In less than 24 hours it blew up everywhere on  social media. Smoky Hill has to...

The 2019/2020 Wrestling Season

The 2019/2020 Wrestling Season

Tayler Sewick, Staffer

January 24, 2020

The wrestling team for Smoky Hill has done better than they have in many years. This is good because the wrestling team hasn't had that much love from Smoky Hill in the past couple years, and they need to be recognized for doing as good as they are this season. Before this year there has been a change...

Winter Wish Week 2020

Winter Wish Week 2020

Tori Griffey, Staffer

January 12, 2020

The annual winter wish week is approaching fast. This year's winter wish week will take place on January 27-February 1. Wish week is a whole week where the school focuses on donating money to the Make-A-Wish Foundation. This year the kid we are raising money to support is named Taurean. Tauren is a 1...

Iranian Missile Attack

Iranian Missile Attack

Tyler Dortch, Staffer

January 9, 2020

“Incoming! Incoming! Incoming!”, alarms in the Ayn al-Asad airbase in Al Anbar Governorate, Western Iraq, as well as another airbase in Erbil, Iraqi Kurdistan sound off as Iranian ballistic missiles fall out of the sky. As soon as the missiles get near the airbases, the night sky is filled with US...

Boys Basketball Starts League Play Today

Hailee Ruelas

January 8, 2020

Players Terrell Smith (10), Dylan Sanders (10), Jordan Whitaker (11), and Quamar (Big Q) Neal (11) talk about their excitement and preparation for their game against Grandview.

Unified Basketball Starts Today

January 8, 2020

Students Kamari Lewis-Stallworth (11), Chase Lyons (12), and Lydell Hudson (12) have been working with the Unified basketball team this year. They have been practicing 2-3 times a week for about an hour to prepare for their first game against Grandview.

Smoky Hill was Vandalized

Smoky Hill was Vandalized

Tyler Dortch, Staffer

November 25, 2019

Smoky was graffitied yesterday with obscenities and other remarks. Someone, or a group of people, spray painted an anarchist sign and an obscenity on our school's mascot, the buffalo. The graffiti was removed yesterday into today.  Windows on the activities entrance were graffitied, along with t...

New CCSD Graduation Requirements

New CCSD Graduation Requirements

Tayler Sewick, Staffer

November 19, 2019

Life beyond high school is different from what it used to be. Over 74% of jobs in Colorado now and in the future require training or education after high school.  Students who graduate and work in Colorado will need real world skills to secure a job. in addition to the WPS Graduation Requirements...

Senior Biography How To

Arian Jensen, Staffer

October 25, 2019

Get your senior biography in by Friday October 25th! We need them!

Sources Of Strength Week

Sources Of Strength Week

Tori Griffey, Staffer

October 8, 2019

Smoky Hill High School is spending an entire week dedicated to the Sources Of Strength. The Sources of Strength each represent a positive way that people share their voices. This week each day is dedicated to a certain strength on the wheel. “ This is the first year Smoky Hill High School is doing...

Smoky Hills New Turf Field

Smoky Hills New Turf Field

Marcus Risley, Staffer

October 8, 2019

We at Smoky Hill are getting a turf field at our school. The construction workers have been working on our fields for about a month and a half. The deadline for the turf field is November 1st according to Mr. Thompson.  “It is something that we have pushed for a very long time that the distric...

AP testing!

AP testing!

Cristina Tapia Castellanos, Staffer

October 4, 2019

The Advanced Placement program remains a popular way for students to receive college credits for AP courses designed to make students pass the exam. This year the college board has made a drastic change in deadlines to register for the AP exam and a new way to bubble for the exam. “Bubbling is not do...

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