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How Yoga can Help with Academics

How Yoga can Help with Academics

Teagan Van Etten, staffer

May 17, 2019

Yoga can help a students calm down and can improve their athleticism.

The Menacing Threat to Summer: Pollen

The Menacing Threat to Summer: Pollen

Andrew Guerin, Staffer

May 13, 2019

Allergies are a pain to deal with: so stay indoors this summer to avoid them.

The Heartbeat Bill

The Heartbeat Bill

Trinity Trietsch, Staffer

April 29, 2019

Recently Ohio has passed a bill which states that after 6 weeks of being pregnant a women can no longer get an abortion. Sarah Speidel, 9, who is pro choice said,"I think abortion is personal and it's a big decision and it should not be the government's choice." The bill makes no exceptions to women...

Article 17

Article 17

Tyler Dortch, Staffer

April 8, 2019

Article 13, you may have heard of this in the past few weeks. Article 13, now known as Article 17, is a copyright law in the EU (European Union). This matters to US citizens because websites such as YouTube, Instagram, Google News, and other major online platforms have to censor copyrighted content. ...

Are Schools Preparing Students For The Future

Are Schools Preparing Students For The Future

Brenton Force, Staffer

April 2, 2019

“When am I ever going to use this in the real world?” This is a question that just about every student have asked themselves. Is it a fair question? School is meant to prepare students for the future and give them skills they need in order to thrive in everyday life. However Smoky Hill High Sc...

(Clap) Meme (Clap) Review

(Clap) Meme (Clap) Review

Caleb Bennett, Staffer

February 3, 2019

MEME REVIEW Teens use memes to entertain and distract themselves in class, they show emotions and reference  jokes. The word meme originated in 1976, in the book The Selfish Gene by:Richard Dawkens, it was coined and is a term for spreading inf Memes have taken root in our everyday lives and are ofte...

Instafall Ready!

Christine Bailey, Staffer

November 2, 2018

If summer was the season to show off how great you look without a lot of clothing, fall and winter is the best way to demonstrate layers in cold weather. The time to snug into fuzzy sweaters, hoodies, leggings, and etc. But for Senior Hannah Duthie, this transition is exciting and simple. “ In the...

Security Restricting Students

Security Restricting Students

Stephanie Martinez, Staffer

October 25, 2018

Almost every student at Smoky has been told to get out of the hallways at least once even if they weren’t disrupting or disturbing anyone. Students get told to leave the hallways and Activities and to go to the Library or the Cafeteria, by security and teachers. Usually students stay in th...

The Killers Who Carry Death

Jaden Gale, Staffer

March 7, 2018

Should the AR-15 be exterminated? Yes..7 No..8 Idk..5 25   Should bump stocks be eliminated? Yes..10 No..3 Idk..7 Should we change the age to purchase a semi automatic (AR-15)  to 21? Yes..15 No..3 Idk..2   Should there be a background check...

Clothes, the Enemy of Equality in High School

Andrew Guerin, Staffer

March 6, 2018

I discuss the benefits of having school uniforms at Smoky Hill.

Black Panther Review

Kailen Theel, Staffer

March 1, 2018

It is a well known fact that Marvel gets the best cast and crew for the best viewing pleasure. In Black Panther, starring Chadwick Boseman, they did not disappoint. This has to be one of the best movies of 2018. Black Panther has got a lot twists and turns for a viewer to enjoy. Set in modern day ...

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