The Black & White

Students React: drivers ed

Hailey Sherman, Staff Writer

December 19, 2016

In order to get a driving license under 18 years old, it is required that the minor take a drivers ed class. The high school offers its own course that covers in-class learning along with a supervised driving portion. If completed, students receive a document to take to the Department of Transportation...

Annual blood drive breaks goal

Haley Toepfer '17 patiently waits for her donation of blood to end. The blood drive was held Oct. 27.

Hailey Sherman, Staff Writer

November 1, 2016

Reno Davis '17 donated blood for the first time. He wanted to try it out and knew that is was for a good cause. "There was a minor complication that causes my arm to swell and feel sore afterwards, but overall I donated some blood that could potentially help someone," Davis said. The blood drive was h...

Students qualify for State Special Olympics

The Special Olympics bowling team competed at Plaza Lanes Oct. 20. Students Miranda Kerr and Mason Merak qualified for the state competition Nov. 19.

Hailey Sherman, Staff Writer

October 25, 2016

After being rewarded blue ribbons, students Miranda Kerr and Mason Marek qualified for state bowling in the Special Olympics after they competed at Plaza Lanes Oct. 20. Other participants from around the state fought for their spot, including students Becky Scoles, Mpwanga Ntambwe, Erin Gardner and...

Lost policy enforces unnecessary credits

Lost policy enforces unnecessary credits

Hailey Sherman, Staff Writer

October 23, 2016

There are many students that are here for more periods than they think they should have to be. Most seniors just want to take it easy their senior year so that they can have a little break between high school and college. "I'm here four more periods than I need to be and taking three more than I ne...

Varsity girls’ soccer holds victory against SE Polk

Working to defend the Dragons' side of the field senior Shayna Stubbs studies a way to get the ball. The Dragons played against the Rams May 10 winning 2-1.

Hailey Sherman, Staff Writer

May 12, 2016

The varsity girls' soccer team played SE Polk Rams May 10. During the first half, senior Shayna Stubbs crossed the ball towards sophomore Katelyn Bonnett who then went for a header to make the first goal of the game. The Rams then scored one goal in the second half, but couldn't beat the Dragons who...

Senior Joel Heil smashes school record

Senior Joel Heil gets ready to hit the ball in his doubles match against WDM Valley April 26. Heil and doubles partner, sophomore Jack Lucas won in two sets 6-3 and 6-7.

Hailey Sherman, Staff Writer

May 6, 2016

Senior Joel Heil is dominating the school record in singles career wins. The school record for singles won was held by former student Ryan Palmer with a career of 43-24. Heil has already surpassed Palmer and is continuing to do so. Heil has a career record so far of 51-25 but still has about half a season...