Archive for 'March,2013'

News:  Journalism students qualify 15 events for state competition

News: Journalism students qualify 15 events for state competition

Multimedia students were supposed to participate in the regional journalism contests at Kansas State University, but due to a snow day, they were not able to attend. Regionals were scheduled for Feb. 21, but the students [...]

News: Band and choir perform at Rock Creek, Disney World

News: Band and choir perform at Rock Creek, Disney World

Both the Rock Creek band and choir had a busy March. Both groups had a concert, plus the band went to Orlando, Fla., to Disney World on March 16 and returned March 21. On March 14, [...]

Sports:  Spring sports in middle of season

Sports: Spring sports in middle of season

The spring sports season is upon Rock Creek, with the baseball team coming off a league championship and a trip to the state tournament last season and the softball team finishing second in state last year. Head [...]

Sports:  Basketball seasons end in sub-state; wrestlers send one to state

Sports: Basketball seasons end in sub-state; wrestlers send one to state

For many, this was the last year of winter sports. Almost all of the participants feel like their season should of gone better, but would not change the experiences. With an early loss out of the [...]

Features:  Juniors bring longboarding to Rock Creek

Features: Juniors bring longboarding to Rock Creek

Imagine gliding down steep, spiral hills in Manhattan on a longboard.  This activity is one that junior boys have started at Rock Creek. Junior Jackson Meyer picked up longboarding as a hobby over the past year. [...]

Features:  Students enjoy Spring Break in different ways

Features: Students enjoy Spring Break in different ways

Over Spring Break, which was from March 17-23, students participated in a variety of activities. While some went on the band’s trip to Disney World in Florida, others went on family vacations, and some relaxed at [...]

Features: Seniors choose to participate in work program

During the second semester of their last year of high school, seniors are able to do a “work release” instead of going to some classes, which seven seniors have decided to do this year. Seniors who [...]