A Little Bit off the Top (10 Best Songs About Haircuts)

Alex Ralston, Co-Editor-in-Chief

May 1, 2016

This past Friday, I went to go get my hair cut on some strange impulse, and regretted it immensely. Every time I walk out of Great Clips or Supercuts or what have you, I feel the worst remorse, as if I was the victim in Alexander...

SM West Dance Team to Go to National Competition

Annie Rinne

February 19, 2016

The Shawnee Mission West dance team is going to the NDA (National Dance Association) National Competition for the first time ever. The team will be traveling to Orlando, Florida, on Wednesday, February 24, for their six day trip. Dur...

Bonnaroo 2016 Playlist

Alex Ralston

January 31, 2016

Bonnaroo is a concert festival in Tennessee that hosts several musical acts every summer, and I just recently decided I was going to take part in it. This year's festival has an amazing lineup, with Pearl Jam and LCD Soundsystem...

SM West Theatre Department Set to Perform Winter Musical

Annie Rinne

January 26, 2016

Starting this week, the Shawnee Mission West Performing Arts department is presenting their rendition of “All Shook Up”. After two months of hard work, the theatre department is excited to show off their efforts. “All S...

Top 35 Tracks of 2015

Top 35 Tracks of 2015

December 31, 2015


Alex Ralston

December 1, 2015

I don’t claim to be the cheeriest person on the planet by any means. In fact, by way of natural disposition, I’m missing quite a bit of outward cheeriness. However, by the start of December, like most other people, my cyni...

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