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Thanksgiving Break or Fall Break?

Tyler Rains, Writer

November 17, 2017No Comments

This year, the Shawnee Mission School District (SMSD) is trying something new for its Thanksgiving break. In past years, students have only had off the Wednesday before Thanksgiving and the days after...

Global Powers Fall

Seth Phillips, Writer

November 17, 2017No Comments

Italy and USA fail to qualify for Moscow 2018 Italy and the USA did not make the World Cup this year. The last time the USA missed the world cup was in 1986, more than three decades ago. The last time ...

Kid Gorgeous

November 13, 2017No Comments

Laughs and cheers filled the Midland Theatre last night as John Mulaney performed a hilarious, energetic, and fast paced, set. The Midland was just one of his many stops on his Kid Gorgeous tour that b...

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The Surprise of the NFL So Far

October 27, 2017

The NFL season is now seven, almost eight, weeks in and there have been a lot of exciting plays and games so far. One big surprise this season has been the Philadelphia Eagle...

  • NBA Awards Prediction October 24, 2017
  • Chiefs Stay Undefeated October 3, 2017
  • Varsity Baseball vs. SM South Raiders (3/28/17) April 6, 2017

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“(Fight) To Learn” ~A Poem~

“(Fight) To Learn” ~A Poem~

November 14, 2017No Comments

Learning Is like shining a lamp In the dark holes of the blind eye. It is a refreshing realization, A caught breath after stumbling and struggling to find Clean air. It is epip...

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Dress Coded?

Sophie Terian, Copy Editor

October 20, 2017

“Uh uh, no,” she said, finger pointed sharply. I quickly glanced around the hall, crowded in typical lunchtime hustle, to see if she was uh-uhing me. It took about...

SODA for the Community

SODA for the Community

September 14, 2017

Firefighting Frenchmen

Firefighting Frenchmen

April 25, 2017

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“(Fight) To Learn” ~A Poem~

“(Fight) To Learn” ~A Poem~

November 14, 2017

Learning Is like shining a lamp In the dark holes of the blind eye. It is a refreshing realization, A caught breath after stumbling and struggling to find Clean air. It is epip...

Kid Gorgeous

November 13, 2017

“The Glass Wall” Poem

November 9, 2017

“Just Don’t” ~A Poem~

October 27, 2017

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The student news site of Shawnee Mission West High School
The student news site of Shawnee Mission West High School