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News for May 23, 2018

by Lancer Media

May 24, 2018

If you did not pick up your pre-ordered yearbook Monday during lunch, please stop by room A206 to pick it up. Extras will go on sale June 6 after school for $85. There will be a National Art Honor Society Members meeting for all students interested in joining for next year. After school in A211 Thu...

News for May 21, 2018

by Lancer Media

May 21, 2018

Seniors, if you need to pick or buy a yearbook please see Mrs. Bozzonetti in room A206 during 2nd or 3rd block or after school. Price $85, cash only. If you’re an underclassmen, stop by the yearbook table on Main Street on Monday to pick up your pre-ordered yearbook during all lunch shifts. Extras...

Girl scouting has an image problem, and it’s not solved by joining the boys

Kelsey Ward, at age 12,  next to the Juliette Gordon Low medallion in Washington, D.C.

by Kelsey Ward, Editor

October 30, 2017

Juliette Gordon Lowe, the founder of Girl Scouts, once said, “Right is right even if no one else does it.” Lowe, known as “Crazy Daisy,” would be turning over in her grave if she knew what was going on right now, just weeks before her birthday on October 31. This day is also known as Foun...

Erin Lafferty goes Gold with her troop

Erin addressing the group of

by Kelsey Ward, Reporter

December 19, 2016

The Eagle Scout award in Boy Scouts is familiar to everyone as the height of leadership and personal achievement.  For Girl Scouting, the Gold Award has not had the same attention, even though it is equivalent and, possibly, more difficult to earn.  It was modernized in 2010, making it a personal l...

Is Girl Scouting still relevant?

Senior Abigail Hiltke hosted a dance class for disabled children as her Gold Award project

by Emily Gorham and Amanda Anderson

April 1, 2016

Currently, there are almost 2 million Girl Scouts throughout the world and another 800,000 adult volunteers. Almost 40% of women in the United States have participated in Girl Scouts at one time or another during their childhood, ranging from singer Taylor Swift to former Supreme Court Justice Sandr...

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