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Smoky Hill Buffaloes Vrs. Wasatch Academy Tigers Recap

Jair Thompson, Editor

December 9, 2017


Filed under Check This Out!, News, NEXT, Opinions, Showcase, Sports

Smoky Hill Buffaloes basketball  lose 50 to 72 in a hard fought game against the Wasatch Academy Tigers. The Tigers played a simple man defense letting their size and length give the Buffaloes a tough time. The Buffaloes got beat off entirely too many turnovers, being outrebounded, and just missing ...

Smoky Hill Against Wasatch Preview

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Alyssa Mcboumb, Editor

December 8, 2017


Filed under Check This Out!, News, NEXT, Opinions, Sports

Tonight the Smoky Hill Buffaloes play against the number Fourth ranked team in Utah, the  Wasatch Tigers. The Tigers have not lost any of their Six games this year. Beating teams by an average of 35 points.Smoky has played Three games this year and lost One, because they were forced forfeit. They curre...

Remembering the “old days” of Halloween

Kailen Theel, Staffer

November 5, 2017


Filed under Check This Out!, Opinions, Showcase

I remember being a kid walking around my neighborhood, getting all the candy I possibly could in a matter of the three hour time limit my parents gave me. Now as the years go by and I stopped Trick or Treating, I find Halloween a bore. I pass the candy out to the kids, and I came to realize that not...

Smoky Hill Celebrates Veterans Day!

Smoky Hill Celebrates Veterans Day!

Priscilla Morris, Staffer

November 5, 2017


Filed under Check This Out!, News, Opinions, Showcase, Student Life

Do you have any family members who have served our country or are in duty right now? Whether it be, the Army, Navy, Marines, etc? If you do, Smoky Hill is hosting it’s annual Veteran’s Day Celebration!   On November 07, 2017, at Smoky Hill High School, there will be a posting of the co...

Carving Pumpkins

Carving Pumpkins

Rhonan Norvell, Co-Editor-In-Chief

October 31, 2017


Filed under Check This Out!, NEXT, Opinions, Showcase, Student Life

This fall break I got to carve pumpkins for maybe the third time in my life but it meant a lot more this time being with my nephews.   With both of them being three years old and under they couldn’t actually carve the pumpkins but at the end of the day we all had fun and got pretty messy...

Get spooked at Elitch Gardens Fright Fest

Get spooked at Elitch Gardens Fright Fest

Elizabeth Fernandez, Co-Editor-In-Chief

October 17, 2017


Filed under Check This Out!, News, Opinions, Showcase, Student Life

When the sun goes down, haunting creatures, thrills and chills haunt the night. Enjoy all of your favorite Theme Park rides at Elitch Gardens after dark and prepare to be on alert all around you, as Fright Fest comes Alive. Get terrorized with three haunted attractions- No Vacancy, Big Top Freaks, and Séance. These multi-sensory experienc...

All Hallows’s Eve Bash

All Hallows’s Eve Bash

Elizabeth Fernandez, Co-Editor-In-Chief

October 16, 2017


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Eeek! If you're a comic geek like me, you’ll love this great news.   The Pepsi Center is hosting Comic Cons very first annual Halloween party on Oct. 27 and 28. This party is for all ages and costs $5 for 18 years and older and anyone under 18 is free.   They'll have giveaways...

Pumpkin Spice Cheesecake Frappuccino!

Pumpkin Spice Cheesecake Frappuccino!

Elizabeth Fernandez, Co-Editor-In-Chief

October 16, 2017


Filed under Check This Out!, Opinions, Showcase, Student Life

Unfortunately pumpkin spice season is coming to an end, but here’s one last recipe for you to try out this season! Speaking from a personal experience this Pumpkin Cheesecake Frappuccino is like a piece of Heaven. It’s rich and creamy like cheesecake should be and the best part is, you don't ha...

We Can All Make Smoky Safer!

Jair Thompson, Staffer

October 16, 2017


Filed under Check This Out!, Opinions, Showcase

Wednesday, Oct. 4, during 3R, a mother of a Smoky Hill High School student rushed into Activities - unchecked and unspoken to by security -  to yell at a student. Junior Chrisondra Rogers was in the hall when it all went down, and said, “The whole event started with what was almost a fight between...

Pumpkin Festival at the Botanic Gardens

Elizabeth Fernandez, Co-Editor-In-Chief

October 15, 2017


Filed under Check This Out!, News, Opinions, Showcase, Student Life

Autumn doesn't get any more seasonal than the Pumpkin Festival at the Botanic Gardens. I know what you're thinking, that's really far! Especially for the Smoky Hill Community but before you completely reject the idea, hear me out. Yesterday I went with my two younger siblings and let me tell you, it was sup...

A preview of winter

A preview of winter

Rhonan Norvell, Co-Editor-In-Chief

October 14, 2017


Filed under Check This Out!, Opinions, Student Life

It is only the starting weeks of October 2017 and the first snow has already came out of a seemingly unknown place.   With the high from yesterday being 68 degrees fahrenheit and to get snow the next day is quite honestly just annoying to me.   Not only is a drop in temperature t...

Christmas In October!

Christmas In October!

Elizabeth Fernandez, Co-Editor-In-Chief

October 9, 2017


Filed under Check This Out!, Opinions, Showcase, Student Life

Merry Christmas, Smoky Buffs! I say that not because I've lost my calendar — or my mind — but for the simple fact that Halloween is exactly three weeks away yet, Christmas decorations are already up... Wait what? You've seen the Halloween How-To’s on social media, the ads on TV, and you've exp...

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