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7 Ways To Stay Connected With Your Friends During Quarantine

7 Ways To Stay Connected With Your Friends During Quarantine

Dawson Patterson, Reporter

April 23, 2020

So, we're all going through tough times right now, not being at school and all. But I'm gonna give you a few ways to stay connected with your friends. It's hard not to be able to go to a friend's house, so try some of these other ways to contact your friends without being in the same room.      1...

A Day in the Life of a Pastor During Quarantine

A Day in the Life of a Pastor During Quarantine

Dawson Patterson, Reporter

April 14, 2020

We're all going through hard times right now, with us being in quarantine because of the outbreak. But, in these troubling moments, pastors and churches really have it hard. Pastors are in charge of running different ministries throughout the church community, and right now, people in that community...

Become a successful student during this crisis

Become a successful student during this crisis

Krystal Grider, Staffer

April 5, 2020

You can be a successful student by continuing to have motivation to want to finish out this year, regardless of what's going on. According to Forbes, “twenty six countries, including Japan, Italy, China, France and Iran, have shut schools nationwide. As a result, it is estimated that nearly 377 mi...

Top 5 Ways to Stay Healthy During the COVID-19 Oubreak

Top 5 Ways to Stay Healthy During the COVID-19 Oubreak

Dawson Patterson, Staffer

March 30, 2020

As we all know, a lot is going on right now in the world. COVID-19 has become a quickly-spreading worldwide pandemic. People are hoarding toilet paper, at least 35,339 people have died globally and 742,283 have contracted the novel coronavirus, cruises and flights are being canceled, and we're all just...

Black History month Spirit week

Black History month Spirit week

Krystal Grider, Staffer

February 25, 2020

Black History Month means a lot to African American culture. I've never been at a school that supports Black History Month, they have a spirit week for it different days you can dress up and they even have HBCU colleges coming in as well. Smoky Hill is getting a little buzz from doing this because th...

Chinese Coronavirus

Map as of January 27

Tyler Dortch, Staffer

January 28, 2020

An EAS alert goes across the screen, signaling that a virus is sweeping across the United States. Killing hundreds of thousands. Fortunately, this scene hasn’t played out in recent U.S. history. That could all change with a new virus coming out of Hubei Province, in China.  Throughout the worl...

R.I.P Mamba

Hailee Ruelas, Staffer

January 26, 2020

Kobe Bryant was reported dead as of this morning 1-26-20, and has devastated the sports world and many Smoky Hill students. Student-athletes will be mourning Bryant's death, along with his daughter Gianna (13). Kobe and Gianna were on the helicopter, along with 8 other passengers, on their way to a basketball tournament at the Ma...

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...

Changing Schedules

Changing Schedules

Krystal Grider, Staffer

January 13, 2020

The first week back from winter break and the Counselors are super busy either having new students to the school or changing schedules. this is what Suzi Zoellner had to say about students and changing their schedules. Are students allowed to come in and change any class the prefer not to have? Zoelln...

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...

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...

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