The Black & White

Could I Have Fries With That?

Zach Kehoe, Staff Writer

February 12, 2020

  Imagine a big juicy cheeseburger, oozing grease from all pores. crispy sizzling bacon lazily strewn across the burger begging to be consumed. This delicious staple of American diets contains over 600 calories. On average males should consume 2,500 calories per day, that cheeseburger is 24 ...

Quest for the Future

Quest for the Future

Nathan Metzger, Staff Writer

February 5, 2020

Since 2012, virtual reality has struggled to get a solid grasp. From the high cost for point of entry, to the issues with motion sickness. Many have said that it is dead, but in May of 2019, Oculus, on of the leading companies in VR technology, finally found the sweet spot to open the platform to many...

We’re Not Just Tired

We’re Not Just Tired

Savannah Dennis, Staff Writer

February 5, 2020

In the morning, after the grogginess of 7 am has worn off, after first period finishes, wakefulness sets in. Students get chattier and more ready to take on the day, but for some students the grogginess never wears off and they don't get to feel awake. According to the American Academy of Family Physicians, up to 50% of all childre...

A Letter to the Editor

Drew Jauron, Guest Writer

February 5, 2020

A letter I wrote to Politico's Tom Alberta regarding his article, "The Death of Iowa" Dear Editor, As you know, yesterday was the Iowa caucuses and me, being a 17 year old Iowan who turns 18 before November, was allowed to participate. I had a great experience at a local community center, where I...

Open Senior Studio

Open Senior Studio

Brooklyn Dilley, Print Editor

January 13, 2020

Last year, Willow Applegate ‘20 sat in advisory and began to plan her classes for senior year. Going through the course handbook, Applegate found a class called Open Senior Studio. Reading the description, she knew this was the perfect chance for her to work on her art portfolio and prepare for her f...

The Mystery of the Disappearing Furniture

The Mystery of the Disappearing Furniture

Lily Simpson, Staff Writer

December 18, 2019

A few years back, the school was tasked with transporting things from the old high school, to the current high school. However, many things did not make it through the move. All old furniture was replaced with brand new pieces. But where did they put the furniture that did not make the cut? This missing...