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Bringing the culture back to Smoky!

Bringing the culture back to Smoky!

Marcus Risley, Staffer

September 4, 2019

Our principal Mr. Puga worked really hard to get a chicano studies class into Smoky Hill. “ I saw that only 4 schools had a class like this in the DPS district. I asked Metro State University if they would be interested in doing something like this at Smoky and eventually they agreed," said Puga.  Mr....

Student Governments New Set Up

Student Governments New Set Up

Krystal Grider, Staffer

August 30, 2019

There is a big change in Student Government(StuGo) this year. Instead of having a bunch of  students in one class they split up the upper class from the lower class. Alexandra Bindley said ¨Its going to be a lot different for us planning homecoming because the comity is smaller. StuGo has to plan a...

Peter Pan’s Former Life

Peter Pan's Former Life

Dawson Patterson, Staffer

August 28, 2019

Not many people know that Peter Pan had another life before he became the adventurous, never-aging kid we all know him as. This Fall, SHHS will be performing Peter and the Starcatcher, a story about Peter Pan’s former life. Mr. Brown, the performing arts director said, “It is important for stud...

Faith in The Father

Faith in The Father

Tyler Dortch, Staffer

May 15, 2019


TSA Competitions

TSA Competitions

Andrew Guerin, Staffer

March 3, 2019

The Technology Student Association or TSA holds competition’s to engage in multiple outputs the revolve around science, technology, and mathematics. The technological portion of TSA has a section that involves robotics and programming, where some of our own Smoky Hill students competed in.  ...

Spontaneous Combustion’s January Show

Smoky Hills very own, Casper Apodaca setting up the soundboard before the show.

Brennon Fuller, Staffer

January 27, 2019

Art Club

November 6, 2018

The art club here at Smoky is open to anyone, regardless if they’re taking a class or not, so they can work on their art and have a safe place to go to. Liz Kaplan is one of the art teachers here at Smoky and she’s also the sponsor for art club. The club meets every Tuesday at 3:30 in room l...

Undefeated Team heads to playoffs

Undefeated Team heads to playoffs

Eyoel Naizgi, Staffer

October 25, 2018

The story of Smoky Hill football has been changed. They are not the losing team anymore. They have one of the best records imaginable. I had a chance to talk with football coach Kelton Coppinger and he said, “ I am happy with the progress of the team over the years. They have set goals for themsel...

Spontaneous Combustion Auditions

Spontaneous Combustion Auditions

Tori Griffey, Staffer

May 10, 2018

Smoky Hill’s Improv group, Spontaneous Combustion (SpoCo), will be having auditions. They will take place today, May 9, at 3:45 pm in the Choir room. Their will be call backs on Thursday at 3:45 pm also in the choir room. At these auditions they will be having you play games to test many skills. They...

I Got StuGo

Jaden Gale, Staffer

March 9, 2018

Hey Smoky Hill students! Student Government/Link Leader applications are now open. Student Government is.   According to athletic director, Scott Cohen, “Student Government (or StuGo) is a combination of Student Leadership class and an extracurricular activity.  During the leadership class, ...

Smoky Hill Introduces New Football Coach

Smoky Hill Introduces New Football Coach

Jair Thompson, Editor-in-chief

March 7, 2018

Wednesday, March 7, Smoky Hill introduced the new head football coach to the team. Former Mullen head coach Tom Thenell will be leading the Buffaloes next season. Thenell is a Colorado native who attended Mullen High School and graduated in 1980. Thenell’s football resume is extensive. Thenell started off as...

Jaden Gale, Staffer

February 26, 2018

Garret Smetana is bringing Ping Pong to Smoky Hill on March 2 at 3:45 pm in room 1-14.   The goals for this club is to “pretty much have fun.” Smetana said. The whole idea of bringing Ping Pong to Smoky Hill came from a group that Smetana is around all the time. “There’s no Ping Pong...

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