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STATE BOUND: Manhattan captures sub-state title with comeback win vs Derby
Advith Natarajan, Senior Staff Writer • November 20, 2022

For the first time since 2001, Manhattan has qualified for the State football championship with the second win over Derby High...

MHS football advances to SubState 
Will Ivester, Sports Editor • November 13, 2022

Manhattan advances to SubState after hosting Wichita Northwest in the third round of the playoffs for a 27-18 victory on Friday.  Manhattan’s...

Manhattan dominates in Regionals
Will Ivester, Sports Editor • November 6, 2022

The Manhattan High football team hosted Wichita East to win Regionals on Friday. MHS started off the game strong, scoring on...

What song would you want to play at Prom?
April 10, 2022
Community members protest at East Campus
Julianna Poe, Online Editor-in-Chief • January 29, 2022
Snapchat threats don’t materialize
Kris Long, Print Editor-in-Chief • January 26, 2022
USD 383 closes Friday due to staff shortages
Kris Long, Print Editor-in-Chief • January 13, 2022
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 Manhattan High Night School becomes 2.0
Pupiel Anglamenga, Staff Writer • November 14, 2022

Night School has evolved into Night School 2.0 this year. The change means that instead of students being...

FFA takes trip to Nationals
McKenzie Thurston, Staff Writer • November 3, 2022

Bichelmeyer Meats, John Deere, the St. Louis arch, Lucas Oil stadium of the Colts, swing dancing, horse...

Thespians take off with ‘Almost Maine’
Danny Biniecki, Managing Editor • October 26, 2022

Silence is extremely rare when it comes to audience members, but when the lights went down, and Almost...

MHS needs more student involvement 
Editorial Board October 26, 2022

The following editorial compiles the viewpoint of the Mentor Editorial Staff based on a discussion about the topic.    Pep rallies, sporting...

Politicians compromising is step in right direction
Editorial Board September 21, 2022

During the week of Sept. 12, Sen. Lindsey Graham proposed a national 15-week abortion ban. This ban would allow legal abortions up to 15weeks of pregnancy,...

New formal attire isn’t worth environmental impact
New formal attire isn’t worth environmental impact
Lasirra Hines, Opinions Editor • April 11, 2022

Prom is in a little over a week, and with that comes the demand for a new outfit to wear. Whether that be a cocktail dress, a halter dress, a three-piece...

Manhattan needs more cultural awareness
Lexie Santana, Guest Columnist • October 26, 2022

Cultural appropriation according to the Oxford Dictionary, means “unacknowledged or inappropriate adoption...

Stop romanticizing serial killers
Gabby Turner, Photo Editor • October 26, 2022

I can safely assume that the majority of people agree that serial killers are awful people. The drive...

Dress codes discriminatory toward girls
Sossi Gallagher, Business Manager • September 21, 2022

“Ladies, always remember to cover your shoulders.”  “If you are going to wear leggings...

Monthlong campaign spreads awareness about childhood cancer
Amelia Knopp , Senior Staff Writer • September 21, 2022

When I think about September of 2021, last moments of normalcy come to mind. I picture myself marching...

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AFS members assist Afghan resettlement team
Pupiel Anglamenga, Staff Writer • November 21, 2022

Reaching out to Afghan refugees resettling in the Manhattan community was a...

Blood Drive lets students help others
McKenzie Thurston, Staff Writer • November 10, 2022

Student Council hosted its yearly Red Cross blood drive yesterday, Nov. 9, in...

Yoga and Wellness Club starts at MHS
Mary Brighton, Staff Writer • October 28, 2022

A new organization at Manhattan High is helping participants focus on self-improvement...

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Tribe prepares for Hommecoming
Kaylee Kurman, Online Editor-in-Chief • September 26, 2022

Tribe has always been one of Manhattan High School’s main source of school spirit. For this coming...

IPS teaches acceptance, inclusion
Ayana Jones, Staff Writer • April 11, 2022

Several Manhattan High classes have selective enrollment, from applications to auditions, but Interpersonal...

USD 383 moves towards personalized ed
Kris Long, Print Editor-in-Chief • April 11, 2022

USD 383 is set to begin integrating personalized learning into the wider curriculum next school year....

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