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New classes offered for upcoming year

Senior Kathryn Peabody assists an athlete during a football game.
Sharika Khondaker, News Editor | January 16, 2020

With course registration deadlines approaching, students may not have heard about some of the new courses offered in the updated curriculum guide. Students may find new offering in core classes, such as...

Dance puts on holiday show

Junior Marianna Perez performs a group dance piece at the showcase among her fellow varsity dancers.
Andrea Izaguirre, Opinions Editor | December 23, 2019

On Dec. 13, all dance technical classes performed their annual winter showcase at 7 p.m. in the auditorium. After a nine week preparation period, all dancers who participated earned their final grade of...

Band “Rhaps” up year with annual concert

During Rhapsody in Blue, junior Olivia Schultz plays tenor sax during the opening number for the Jazz band,
Sharika Khondaker, News Editor | December 17, 2019

With a packed audience, band hosted the Rhapsody in Blue concert on Friday, Dec. 6. Different sections of the band played songs ranging from “Let it Snow”  to “The Raider’s March.”  Jazz...

Winter Week: Huskies celebrate holiday spirit

Friends gather all throughout Winter Week to take photos for each themed day. This was pajama day.
Alexis Madlang, Staff Reporter | December 16, 2019

A fun, easy week of winter-inspired events for students and staff raised excitement for the upcoming holidays and winter break. The first Winter Week ever, leadership created the event as another good...

Band leaves for Germany

Trombone player Cameron Mostecki practices music he will play in Germany. He is part of the 75-person group that left on Saturday, Dec. 14.
Skyler Glenn, Journalism I | December 13, 2019

After a year of planning, 75 members of the marching band will depart for their Christmas markets tour of Germany and Austria on Dec. 14. “I wanted to go because it is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity,”...

Chorus holds winter show

Seniors Adam Johnson, Haleigh Strickland, Evan Bogert and junior Olivia Martin sing Rejoice with Exceeding Great Joy by Charlotte Richie, Reggie and Love Smith.
Haley Hibdon and Alexis Izaguirre, Staff Reporter and Journalism I | December 13, 2019

On the evening of Dec. 10, people flooded into the auditorium to hear the chorus sing in their annual winter concert. The students were looking forward to a festive performance to put them in the holiday...

JROTC hosts Veterans Day event

Rep. David Smith presents a speech to the JROTC cadets about how being in the ROTC program has improved his life. His goal was to inspire students to continue participating in the program.
Haley Hibdon, Staff Reporter | November 14, 2019

Col. Calvin Wimbish teaches the seven values of the Army to his cadets: loyalty, duty, respect, selfless service, honor, integrity and personal courage. As a way to enforce the importance of these values...

Extra noise, voters surround mayor race

Signs such as candidate Megan Sladek's were found across Oviedo as a part of the race for mayor. Sladek won the election with 44% of the vote
Laura Shaw, Staff Reporter | November 11, 2019

When most people think of Election Day they think of the big ones: presidential and congressional elections, pushing aside local elections. But the 2019 Oviedo mayor election was unlike no other. On Tuesday,...

Zuhr receives All-American jersey

At the All-American jersey ceremony, Jacob Zuhr gives a speech thanking everyone for supporting him after receiving his jersey.
Noah Kemper, Staff Reporter | November 6, 2019

The auditorium was packed with students cheering and chanting Jacob Zuhr’s name while he was presented his All-American jersey. During the presentation, principal Robert Frasca, and head coach Wes Allen...

Theater kicks into high gear as ‘Crucible’ inches closer

Seniors Madison Walker and Evan Bogert prepare for the
Zoey Young, Print Editor | November 4, 2019

Outbursts on Twitter from the current President, deep divides between two parties with no compromise in sight, and public outcry over foreign policy scandals sum up the current political climate found...

Pumpkin pageant

Pumpkins in sixth period Culinary get ready to be judged.
Leah Luedeman, Staff Reporter | November 1, 2019

A fresh orange canvas is placed on the desk in front of students. They have one hour to create anything they want as long as it is school appropriate. Will their design win first place in the class, or...

New Pepsi machines coming

New Pepsi machines are coming to campus this school year.
Alexis Madlang, Staff Reporter | October 14, 2019

It starts with a swipe and ends with a drink. This is the usual case for vending machine users. But for senior Rusty Taylor, it started with a swipe and ended with getting charged with no drink in return....

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