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Packing for Vacation 101 Part 2: Bug-Out Bags

Packing for Vacation 101 Part 2: Bug-Out Bags

Ellie Jones , Staff Writer March 2, 2021

What most people do not understand for a short “getaway weekend” is that packing light is key. With that being said, a 60-pound trunk does not count as “light.”. This is a perfect scenario for...

Tapawingo National - Review 5

Tapawingo National – Review 5

Sam Vestal, Staff Writer March 2, 2021

Tapawingo National Golf course is located in Sunset Hills Missouri, and offers 27 challenging holes.  I highly respect this course because of the continual challenge it offers.  This is a course that...

Macronutrients

Macronutrients

Gus Duda, Staff Writer March 2, 2021

Last week on Gus’ Guide to Peak Performance we discussed micronutrients. This week I will be discussing the topic of macronutrients.    “Macronutrients are the nutritive components of food...

Wait, You Can Plagiarize Art?

Wait, You Can Plagiarize Art?

Moorea Atkins, Staff Writer February 25, 2021

 Say you turned in a paper for English class, yet you were unaware the kid next to you stole your paper and turned it in before you. Your teacher grades their paper first, only to find yours to be an...

How I Create Characters

How I Create Characters

Ellie Johnson, Staff Writer February 25, 2021

When writing a book, you can approach it one of two ways: plan out a detailed plot and create interesting characters to fit that plot or create the characters and throw them in a setting. Personally, I...

The Brilliance Of Achtung Baby

Emma Harris, Content Editor February 24, 2021

Anyone who is close to me knows I have an obsession with Irish rock band U2 and could talk about them for hours. If you choose to read this, this is going to be me doing just that.  (This isn’t going...

Q&A—Reilly Brophy

Brooke Highmark, Co-Editor of Sporting February 23, 2021

What made you want to pick up basketball in the first place, even though you come from a soccer family? “In fourth grade, my mom made me choose between club soccer and club basketball, and my fourth...

Help I've Fallen Into Art Block And I Can't Get Up!

Help I’ve Fallen Into Art Block And I Can’t Get Up!

Moorea Atkins, Staff Writer February 19, 2021

If you’ve done anything creative in your life you’ve definitely encountered a creative block. Writer’s block, musician’s block, artist’s block, dancer’s block - you name it. There’s nothing...

My favorite place

My favorite place

Ben Knisley, Staff Writer February 19, 2021

Through my time as a photographer I have been to lots of places. My favorite places to take pictures is the basketball court. Don’t get me wrong I like taking pictures in other playing fields...

How to change a tire

How to change a tire

CJ Francois, Staff Writer February 19, 2021

Changing a tire is a very important thing that everyone should know how to do. If you have a flat tire, find a safe place to pull off the road and put your hazard lights on. Stop and put the parking brake...

History of Basketball Shoes

History of Basketball Shoes

Andrew Cahill, Staff Writer February 19, 2021

Originally in 1917, Chuck Taylor Converse shoes dominated basketball. Currently, there are plenty of popular basketball shoes. For example, Lebron shoes and Keven Durant shoes are popular.  In 1917...

Finding Purpose Outside Of Sports

Finding Purpose Outside Of Sports

Colin Ring, Staff Writer February 18, 2021

Over the last few weeks, I have covered five reasons over Why I Run (and why you should too). If you go back through these posts, you will notice that I never mention that running gives me purpose. It...

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