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Sayonara, seniors

Sayonara, seniors
May 22, 2018

Going into high school, we're typically told to go make some friends. So we do that, we go out and make friends with people all around us, who end up being upperclassman. Then, at the end of the year,...

Sleight of hand: from party tricks to careers

January 3, 2018

“Pick a card, any card.”; A magician’s favorite line. For some, the preferred line of work involves sawing people in half and making people disappear in boxes, while others prefer to trick the eye...

Local models chase their dreams

Brina Bily poses for cameras at photoshoot in preperation for a pageant.
October 30, 2017

For some children, a dream of theirs is to become wild things such as an actor, a professional athlete. Other children dream of becoming models and spending their careers walking runways and posing for...

New school brings new course

Teacher Jessica Dowell teaches her seventh period AP US History class.
May 23, 2017

Along with the opening of the new high school, the education department is also introducing a new class called "Blended History." Blended History will be a learning style that is a combination of online...

Purpose of the pill

Purpose of the pill
Birth control has alternate uses than for contraception
April 4, 2017

Birth control does more than prevent pregnancy. For some, it helps with acne, while for others, it helps solve problems with their menstrual cycles. For others it simply takes away the fear of unplanned...

Science Olympiad competes at Coe College

Johnston Science Olympiad teams competed at Coe College in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
March 31, 2017

Seven teams competed in the Science Olympiad competition at Coe College in Cedar Rapids. The teams competed in various challenges throughout the day including building events and forensics events. Team...

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