The Black & White

Cross country meet switches to Camp Dodge

At the Johnston Invitational there were a total of 137 runners.  Before Sept. 11, 2001, the Johnston Invitational was held at Camp Dodge. This year is the first year that it returned to Camp Dodge due to Walnut Ridge's course being too wet.

Max Culbert, Staff Writer

September 19, 2014

The Johnston Invitational that was held Sept. 11 was moved to Camp Dodge due to the Walnut Ridge course being too wet. The coaches found out Walnut Ridge would be unavailable only six days before the meet was scheduled, which caused for some quick problem solving. Up until the 9/11 events in 2001, the ...

Administration plans to reuse lanyards

Senior Dustin Burg pays for lunch using his lanyard ID. Though it is easy for most students, some have had troubles scanning their cards due to the fading ink on the bar codes.

Max Culbert, Staff Writer

September 3, 2014

As of now, administration plans on reusing the student lanyards to save costs.  Ideally, next year’s incoming sophomores will receive the lanyards left behind by the seniors. Principal Brent Riessen, however, said it is unknown how the lanyards will look following this year. “At this point we’r...