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Opinion: Staff members review newest season of the bachelor

Opinion: Staff members review newest season of the bachelor

Season 24 of The Bachelor started airing Jan. 6, 2020. This year Peter Weber is the new bachelor. Peter was a runner up on the Bachelorette. Out of 30 women Peter has to choose one at [...]

Opinion: Staff Members comment on Harry Styles’ new album

Opinion: Staff Members comment on Harry Styles’ new album

On Dec.13th 2019, Harry Styles released a new album titled, “Fine Line”. It is his first album since 2017, released after his one year break from social media and press. The album has 12 new songs, [...]

Opinion: Staff members review adaptations of Grinch Movies

Opinion: Staff members review adaptations of Grinch Movies

At this time of year, our entertainment is filled with Christmas trees, reindeer, and movies about holiday cheer. Some Christmas movies are considered classics and are a staple for every winter season. For decades, the Grinch [...]

Opinions: The FiVe Review

Opinions: The FiVe Review

On November 13, 2019, Brynn McFall and Ashyln Holmes went to one of the newest bar and grills, FiVe, to see what foods and drinks are being made there in Manhattan.   At FiVe, which is [...]

Opinions: The Saloon Coffee Shop Review

Opinions: The Saloon Coffee Shop Review

On Nov 8, Ashlyn Holmes and Brynn McFall went to try the newly opened bistro, The Saloon, to see what food and drink items were now available in Westmoreland, KS. At The Saloon, which is located [...]

Opinions: Staff members help seniors prepare for college living

Opinions: Staff members help seniors prepare for college living

Staff members help seniors prepare for college living… To watch the video, click here. Video news package by Karter Carlson, Yearbook Athletics Section Editor, and Braden Schwarz, Staff Business Manager   [...]

Opinions: Staff members explore local ice cream shops in anticipation of hot summer weather

Opinions: Staff members explore local ice cream shops in anticipation of hot summer weather

Staff members explore local ice cream shops in anticipation of hot summer weather… To watch the video, click here. Video news package by Taylor Lembright, Yearbook Editor in Chief of Design, and Riggs Schlochtermeier, Yearbook Organizations Section Editor [...]

Opinions:  Flatland Cavalry is a soon-to-be household name

Opinions: Flatland Cavalry is a soon-to-be household name

The Alamo, cowboys and football. If you wanted to sum up the state of Texas, these three subjects would be your main points of discussion. However, with the rise of the Texas music industry, Flatland Cavalry [...]

Opinions:  Student anticipates remakes of classic Disney movies

Opinions: Student anticipates remakes of classic Disney movies

“Circle of Life” and “Friend Like Me” are both songs that most teenagers have heard of at one point in their lives. From the movies, The Lion King and Aladdin, these songs will make their debuts [...]

Opinions:  Staff members continue their quest for the best car wash in Manhattan

Opinions: Staff members continue their quest for the best car wash in Manhattan

Staff members continue their quest for the best car wash in Manhattan… To watch the video, click here. Video news package by Mac Hayes, Staff Member, and Allie Jensen, Yearbook Editor in Chief of Photography   [...]

Opinions:  Staff members test out popular sledding spots in the area

Opinions: Staff members test out popular sledding spots in the area

Staff members test out popular sledding spots in the area… To watch the video, click here. Video news package by Spencer Dugan, News/Video Editor in Chief, and Skyler Forge, Yearbook People Section Editor   [...]

Opinions:  Staff members choose their favorite Manhattan coffee shops

Opinions: Staff members choose their favorite Manhattan coffee shops

Staff members choose their favorite Manhattan coffee shops… To watch the video, click here. Video news package by Malea Karnes, Newspaper Copy Editor, and Kaiton Padget, Yearbook Academics Section Editor   [...]

Opinions:  Two staff members spread holiday cheer through favorite Christmas movies

Opinions: Two staff members spread holiday cheer through favorite Christmas movies

Two staff members spread holiday cheer through favorite Christmas movies… To watch the video, click here. Video news package by Spencer Dugan, News Editor in Chief, and Skyler Forge, Yearbook People Section Editor   [...]

Opinions:  ‘The Hate U Give’ film is enlightening and empowering

Opinions: ‘The Hate U Give’ film is enlightening and empowering

THUG LIFE is an acronym that the late rapper Tupac used in his lyrics, meaning “The hate u give little infants ***** everybody.” The movie adaptation of award-winning young adult novel, The Hate U Give, by [...]

Opinions:  New album by LANY provides nine popular, meaningful tracks

Opinions: New album by LANY provides nine popular, meaningful tracks

Isolating yourself from the world or eating ice cream for hours might be just a few things to help a heartbreak. For Paul Klein, however, writing a nine-track album, is the perfect remedy for a broken [...]

Opinions:  Staff member confused by girls’ behaviors

Opinions: Staff member confused by girls’ behaviors

Girls are confusing. To start with, girls talk trash on each other, then act like best friends later. Girls confuse me, and they should quit saying rude things about each other. For instance, I have multiple [...]

Opinions:  New movie, Instant Family, provides lessons on real-life situations

Opinions: New movie, Instant Family, provides lessons on real-life situations

Family, according to www.vocabulary.com, is a “primary social group; consisting parents and children.” You might define a family as a genetically related relationship, but for Pete and Ellie in the movie Instant Family, a family is [...]

Opinions:  High school building should be updated as new construction occurs

Opinions: High school building should be updated as new construction occurs

At first, students seemed to think it was a great idea to add an expansion to the school, but then some students realized that the renovation did not include the high school end. In November 2017, [...]

Opinions:  Students should not have homework beyond classwork

Opinions: Students should not have homework beyond classwork

There are many different opinions on whether or not students should have homework. Some believe homework is a very good way to work your memory on a certain subject while out of school, but I think [...]

Opinions:  Staff members review three newly opened restaurants in Manhattan

Opinions: Staff members review three newly opened restaurants in Manhattan

Staff members review three newly opened restaurants in Manhattan… To watch the video, click here. Video news package by Taylor Lembright, Yearbook Editor in Chief of Design, and Abby Ruder, Yearbook Editor in Chief of Copy   [...]