The Black & White

Ed Walker accidentally becomes bald

Ed Walker accidentally becomes bald

Hannah Soyer, Editor in Chief

May 1, 2013

English teacher Ed Walker was not planning to shave his head completely. However, other distractions caused him to forget that his clippers did not have a guard attached. Walker had just finished watching the TV show "Game of Thrones" and was busy texting his friends about it. He took his clippers...

The fight for equality is not over

Sophomore Jordan Ellis

Hannah Soyer, Editor in chief

April 23, 2013

The student handbook for the Scott County Central High School in Sikeston, Missouri, has a line in it regarding prom that says “students will be permitted to invite one guest, girls invite boys and boys invite girls." Stacy Dawson, an openly gay senior at the school, was told he could take his boyfriend...

Spanish club smashes piñatas

Holding senior Allison Clark's pinata by a string, senior Erin Conlan slowly lowers the pinata down to the floor below, where Clark is waiting to smash it. Clark destroyed her pinata with one swing.

Hannah Soyer, Editor in chief

April 11, 2013

Members of the Spanish club smashed four piñatas April 10. The members made the piñatas at a previous meeting soon after the winter holidays. Since then, the piñatas had been stored in the display case outside Spanish teacher and club adviser Angela Koob's room, until the meeting. Piñatas were...

Best foods for you

Best foods for you

Ashleigh Edwards, Staff Writer

April 1, 2013

Harlem Shake shakes up the gym

Junior Erik Rhodes dances in the middle of a circle of other students at the beginning of the Harlem Shake, a song by Baauer. After this first section was done, all the students jumped up to grab props, which they then flailed around while dancing.

March 1, 2013

While plans had been made for students to begin the Harlem Shake at 7:40 this morning in the big gym, the dancing did not start until about ten minutes later, mainly due to problems with the music. Junior Erik Rhodes came up with the idea for students to gather in the gym before first period and perform...