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’15 Takes the Throne

May 8, 2014

The time has come. The class of 2014 is on their way out. As sad as that is we must look on the bright side. There is a new breed of vikings on the rise. Next year's seniors, the class of 2015, have big shoes to fill. Before...

Actually read this it’s applicable

Jonathan Wilson

May 8, 2014

As I sit in class on my last day of senior year and reflect on the school decisions I've made, one stands out above all the rest; Why did I wait so long to do every project ever? What was the motivation behind my procrastination,...

Tragedy Strikes Track

Jonathan Wilson

May 8, 2014

The track season was off to great start this year with several of the relays placing high in the state. Unfortunately, in the last few weeks injury and sickness have taken their toll on the team. The hardest hit relay has been...

Rules on rules on rules

Jonathan Wilson

April 24, 2014

As I'm sure you all know Assassins 2014 is in full swing. Seniors are pitted against each other in an all out war, friend against friend, every man for himself. But, with any large-scale game, there are some guidelines. This year,...

Annotation Woes

Jonathan Wilson

April 24, 2014

Ever since the 7th grade we have been taught the "importance" of annotating our books for school. There has been so much focus on annotating that teachers almost always base the majority of your grade on annotations. Supposedly...

High hopes for Track

Jonathan Wilson

April 24, 2014

A few weeks in and the track team is looking quite promising. Both the boys and the girls are putting out results that head coach Rick Rogers says reminds him of the 2011 team. For those of you who aren't familiar with SMW track...

Decisions, decisions

Matt Hoskins, Editor

March 27, 2014

Most athletes have to wait until the end of the season to determine whether they will make it state or not, for senior Alex Elliott the decision came much earlier. Elliott is a fourth year member on the track team as well as...

The Next Dynamic Duo

Jonathan Wilson

March 10, 2014

From Peyton and Eli to Venus and Serena, sibling duos are always a sight to see in any sport. When they play against each other we can see the lifelong rivalry two brothers may have. On the other hand, when playing together, a...

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