Archive for 'December,2017'

Videography: RCTV December 2017 Newscast

Videography: RCTV December 2017 Newscast

RCTV December 2017 Newscast… To watch the video, click here. Video news package by Advanced Journalism students   [...]

Opinions:  Staff members participate in area activities during holiday season

Opinions: Staff members participate in area activities during holiday season

Staff members participate in area activities during holiday season… To watch the video, click here. Video news package by Allie Jensen, Yearbook Organizations Section Editor, and Braden Schwarz, Staff Business Manager   [...]

Opinions:  Staff members review students’ Top 3 best burger places

Opinions: Staff members review students’ Top 3 best burger places

Staff members review students’ Top 3 best burger places… To watch the video, click here. Video news package by Mac Hayes, Newspaper Video Editor, and Abby Ruder, Yearbook Copy Editor   [...]

Sports:  Boys and girls basketball teams begin 2017-2018 season

Sports: Boys and girls basketball teams begin 2017-2018 season

Boys and girls basketball teams begin 2017-2018 season… To watch the video, click here. Video news package by Katie Dulohery, Yearbook Student Life Section Editor, and Logan Staab, Yearbook Photography Editor Photo by Taylor Lembright, Yearbook Design Editor [...]

Sports:  Wrestling teams add girls team, begins winter season

Sports: Wrestling teams add girls team, begins winter season

Wrestling teams add girls team, begins winter season… To watch the video, click here. Video news package by Trevor Badura, Newspaper Photography Editor, and Marshall Fike, Staff Marketing Manager   [...]

Features:  Student teacher also participates in ROTC program

Features: Student teacher also participates in ROTC program

Student teacher also participates in ROTC program… To watch the video, click here. Video news package by Karter Carlson, Yearbook Sports Section Editor, and Spencer Dugan, Yearbook People Section Editor   [...]

News:  Student organizations help others for ‘Do Good December’

News: Student organizations help others for ‘Do Good December’

Student organizations help others for ‘Do Good December’… To watch the video, click here. Video news package by Zane Roberts, Newspaper Copy Editor, and Zach Zoeller, Staff Marketing Manager   [...]

News:  Yellow Ribbon Group sponsors craft fair in December

News: Yellow Ribbon Group sponsors craft fair in December

Yellow Ribbon Group sponsors craft fair in December… To watch the video, click here. Video news package by Taylor Lembright, Yearbook Design Editor, and Natalie Lindsey, Newspaper Editor in Chief   [...]

News:  Robotics finishes season at Arkansas regional competition

News: Robotics finishes season at Arkansas regional competition

Robotics finishes season at Arkansas regional competition… To watch the video, click here. Video news package by Megan Mocabee, Yearbook Academics Section Editor, and Haley Smith, Yearbook Editor in Chief Photo courtesy of Carla Johnston, Robotics sponsor   [...]

News: Freshmen start use of Career Cruising program at Rock Creek

News: Freshmen start use of Career Cruising program at Rock Creek

During this fall, the freshmen were introduced to the Career Cruising program, which is designed to help students determine their career paths and the classes to prepare for that career. In the program, the students take [...]

News: First-year junior high drama class presents Winter Play

News: First-year junior high drama class presents Winter Play

On Dec. 19, the new junior high Performing Arts class, taught by Keith Miller, performed “A Christmas Carol” by Charles Dickens for free. Knowing that he had great talent within his seventh and eighth graders, Miller [...]

News: Early bird seniors prepare to present Exit Projects

News: Early bird seniors prepare to present Exit Projects

This December, 25 seniors will be giving their early bird Exit Project presentations on topics they picked in their junior year of high school. Seniors have the choice to present their Exit Projects in December of [...]

News: Three seniors participate in district music groups

News: Three seniors participate in district music groups

On Dec. 2, seniors Reid Bissen, Casey Bowers and Mackenzie Bowers sang and played in the high school District Honor Band/Choir concert. Bissen and Casey Bowers played in the band, and Mackenzie Bowers sang in the [...]

News: Debate students prepare for state tournament

News: Debate students prepare for state tournament

While school is something that all students must work hard to succeed in, Rock Creek students competing in debate have an extra task on their plate. In the first semester of 2017, the debate team made [...]

News: Scholars Bowl teams place at multiple tournaments this season

News: Scholars Bowl teams place at multiple tournaments this season

The Rock Creek Scholars Bowl team is a dedicated and hardworking team that practices to live up to their record, as they have had a successful season so far. Scholars Bowl tournaments include five students from [...]

News: High school students perform murder mystery for Fall Play

News: High school students perform murder mystery for Fall Play

On Nov. 17-18 at 7 p.m., Rock Creek held its Fall Play, which was a murder mystery directed by Keith Miller. On Nov. 17 at 6 p.m. before the play, the cast also sponsored a dinner. [...]

News: Nine students inducted into National Honor Society

News: Nine students inducted into National Honor Society

Rock Creek celebrated its annual National Honor Society induction ceremony on Nov. 20 at the Westmoreland Community Center. Nine new members were inducted, including senior Carson Zenger, juniors Stacie Elliott, Patrick Geyer and Cameron Minihan and [...]

News: Seven seniors named as Kansas Honor Scholars

News: Seven seniors named as Kansas Honor Scholars

Since 1971, the University of Kansas has sponsored the Kansas Honors Program, which rewards seniors in Kansas who are in the top 10 percent of their class with recognition on their academic achievements. Out of the [...]

Sports: Boys basketball players set goals for the season

Sports: Boys basketball players set goals for the season

Rock Creek basketball has always been entertaining and worth watching on Tuesday and Friday nights. The team hit practice hard from the beginning on Nov. 13. The boys had 17 days, or 13 practices, until their [...]

Sports:  Girls basketball team looks to improve upon their record

Sports: Girls basketball team looks to improve upon their record

The lady Mustangs basketball team started off their season by playing Clay Center on Dec. 1 at Rock Creek, and since then, the Mustangs have played Abilene, Council Grove and St. Marys. The final score of [...]