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Smoky Now

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A New Experience For Teaching

Amber St.Germain, Staffer December 16, 2021

“I got to meet some of the like, smartest five year old's I’ve ever met in my life because they were bilingual and they pick up language so fast,” Sarah Wright said.    In the year 2017...

BlueSuede, The Next Generation of Music

BlueSuede, The Next Generation of Music

Liam Blasdel, Staffer December 13, 2021

“I've been producing music for a while now, but I'm just like recently starting to share with people,” says Sam Gomez a Senior here at Smoky Hill. Gomez has recently begun releasing new music under...

Thibodaux & Amp; The Westernaires

Thibodaux & Amp; The Westernaires

Alex Reschke, Staffer December 13, 2021

  Aubrey Thibodaux is a junior at Smoky Hill High School in Colorado, who participates in an interesting out-of-school activity, one that isn’t talked about enough at Smoky Hill.  She is...

Profile: AJ Hudson

Profile: AJ Hudson

Aidan Henry, Staffer December 13, 2021

AJ Hudson, an accomplished musician and senior at Smoky Hill, is passionate about drumming.  “My favorite part about drumming is playing grooves that feel really good, and seeing people respond to...

Bensinger: A Jab

Bensinger: A Jab

Dana Mohamed, Staffer December 11, 2021

“Growing up with drug addicts, violence and crime I've definitely had to defend myself on my growing up amongst that household,”  Aaron Bensinger said. In 1992 Bensinger started boxing. A couple...

Impa Bagur Profile

Impa Bagur Profile

Gloria Namgung, Staffer December 11, 2021

Impa Bagur, a 15-year-old adolescent, enjoys keeping herself busy to see her future goals. "I want to go to medical school, and I want to become a surgeon. But that's just the goal. I'm just hoping...

Building a connection through music

Building a connection through music

Sofiia Znakharenko, Staffer December 11, 2021

“My favorite thing is definitely connecting with the community. Just seeing people out there and having reason to connect and seeing people let go of anger and fear and hate. It’s truly beautiful.”...

Involvement in Art

Involvement in Art

Jackie Revollar, Staffer December 11, 2021

“All the time, but sometimes I just do it for fun, mostly for my friends but when people I don’t really talk to ask, I tend to ask for money. Obviously, it’s not to brag.”  Lylia Creach, a...

Lana Vu standing with her sketchbook.

A Growing Artist’s Experience with Drawing

Aubree Maxfield, Staffer December 7, 2021

Lana Vu finds lots of joy in drawing, it makes her feel relaxed and allows her to have fun in her free time. “I feel so happy and just so at ease with life. It takes a lot of time and kills time....

A Digital Frontier

A Digital Frontier

Isaiah Escamilla, Staffer December 7, 2021

“Everyone is attacking everyone: China, America, Brazil, India, UK, Russia. There is no good or bad side, however, someone’s attack could be in someone's interest or someone's destruction. Everyone...

Faust: A New Perspective on Teaching

Faust: A New Perspective on Teaching

Caleb Benavidez, Staffer December 7, 2021

In 2001, when Carrie Faust was, 29 she got her first opportunity to teach a class at range view high school in Aurora, Colorado. “I was married to a teacher about six years out of college, and really...

Profile: Kyle Harmon, SHHS Librarian

Profile: Kyle Harmon, SHHS Librarian

Dawson Patterson, Staffer December 7, 2021

Many of today’s youth have turned to electronically formatted books to do their reading, but sometimes it doesn’t hurt to visit your school library when you need help. SHHS librarian Kyle Harmon would...

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