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Gen X vs. Gen Z

Sophie Terian and Carissa Sponagel, Editor-in-Chief and Writer

October 15, 2018

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Twenty years ago, a boy sits in the back of American Government with a worksheet on his desk, stealthily reaching for a small package tucked away in the front pocket of his backpack. While keeping his gaze towards the front of t...

We Didn’t Fall in Love

Betsy Armstrong

October 8, 2018

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We Didn't Fall in Love

The New Dress Code

Caleb McDairmant & Betsy Armstrong, Design Editor & Writer

October 8, 2018

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The dress code has been changed to give leeway to students for expressing themselves through the clothing that they choose to wear. Now, the dress code follows the district policy rather than the more structured, and less lenie...

Lenexa Hills, the new elementary school

Caleb McDairmant, Design Editor

October 8, 2018

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Lenexa families are welcoming the addition of the new elementary school, Lenexa Hills, located off of 87th and Haven street. This addition to the district occurred because of how overcrowded Sunflower Elementary is. With this new bu...

Recycle This Newspaper

Caleb McDairmant, Design Editor

October 8, 2018

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Pollution, global warming and overpopulation: these are just a few of the most controversial and important issues concerning the environment. But though these issues are controversial, the choices we make every day affect the env...

Relay for Life 2018

Kim Truong, assistant editor

October 7, 2018

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Relay for Life is a biennial event that raises money for the American Cancer Society, which in turn aids cancer patients, treatments and research. Social worker Mary Kieffer has been managing this event for 15 years. “...

Viking Sports Podcast-September 12th

Joe Compton, Thomas Guccione and Brady Hart

September 14, 2018

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In Episode #3 of the Viking Sports Podcast, Joe and Thomas are joined by special guest Brady Hart to talk about boys soccer's hot streak, football's struggles and other west sports along with Patrick Mahomes and the Chiefs. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cg5rj9lfMUE&t=44s    

Senior Awards Ceremony

Matinn Salaam, PhotoJournalist

May 2, 2018

Filed under Multimedia, News, Photo Galleries

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