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Colorado 10-year old smokes marijuana six years after he is cancer free

Stephanie Braun, Staffer

October 2, 2014


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One woman in Colorado Springs says that marijuana cured her 4-year old’s cancer. Mother, Sierra Riddle claims her son is cancer free but her son Landon is still taking marijuana. Riddle told CBS4 that Landon began with a CBD (the oil from marijuana containing a very low level THC). Today, he is “vaping”,...

Should 16-year-olds be able to vote?

September 29, 2014


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Last week, Scotland allowed 16- and 17-year-olds to vote in a referendum over whether to break away from the United Kingdom. But outside Takoma Park, Md., Should the U.S. allow 16 and 17-year-olds vote? It's an idea several states and as well in foreign countries. They’re considering as politicians desper...

Broken Glass Replaced

Mona Jabr, Staffer

May 16, 2014


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During third period today the district fixed the broken glass on the west side of school by the ILC room. On both sides of the doors there is caution tape  so that students do not go near or passed these doors at all. If you have any information about this incident please call the C.A.R.E line at...

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Review

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Review

Devin Guttman, Staffer

May 8, 2014


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The Amazing Spider-Man 2 was released in theaters Friday, May 2, 2014. It was action packed, adventurous and in my opinion a great movie overall. It fit in like a puzzle piece with The Amazing Spider-Man which was released Friday, June 30, 2012. Peter Parker, played by Andrew Garfield, is older now...

Stephanie Braun

April 23, 2014


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I’m Stephanie Braun, I am a junior. This is my third year being apart of the newspaper staff, I originally joined purely out of curiosity. I was eager to learn about journalism because I didn't know what it was. Over the years I’ve grown really fond of it, I love it! Other than newspaper/journali...

Loralee Bandy

March 5, 2014


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I’m Loralee Bandy. I joined Newspaper as an honorary staffer last year, and am an official staffer this year as a Junior. I love being a part of the crew, getting the news out to you ASAP. I’m excited to see Smoky’s newspaper improve this year as we push out innovative magazines and constantly...

Winter Spirit Week

Winter Spirit Week

Rachel Ellis, Editor

January 15, 2014


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Winter Spirit Week will be the week of Jan. 27. This week is followed up with the Winter Dance. Many students participate in the spirit week activities, which are not limited to dressing up during school hours. “I’m really excited for spirit week,” senior Gabi Rosario said. “I’ve already s...

Teachers of the Year

Teachers of the Year

Rachel Ellis, Editor

January 14, 2014


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Gayle Brown, department chair for visual arts, has been awarded Smoky Hill High School’s Teacher of the Year award for the 2013-2014 school year along with Adrian Holguin from the math department. “I’m really overwhelmed,” Brown said. “I’m humbled because I’ve been embarrassed in a good wa...

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