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Girls tennis earns silver, gold on back-to-back days
Girls tennis earns silver, gold on back-to-back days
Amelia Knopp, Page Editor • September 23, 2021

The Manhattan High Varsity girls tennis team picked up a pair of top-two finishes in back-to-back meets this week.  On...

Golf looks to win back-to-back League titles
Golf looks to win back-to-back League titles
Grant Snowden, Sports Broadcaster • September 22, 2021

Manhattan High Girls golf was in action on Monday at Salina Municipal Golf Course. The team left Salina with a second place finish...

Football dominates Highland Park at home
Football dominates Highland Park at home
Amelia Knopp, Page Editor • September 19, 2021

The Manhattan High Varsity football team improved its record to 3-0 by beating Highland Park 70-0 at home on Friday night. The...

What do you think of the mask mandate extension?
September 15, 2021
Marching band students play in All-Star band
Katelyn Jensen, Staff Writer • September 14, 2021
FCCLA attends first conference of the year
Taryn Robinson, Sports Editor • September 14, 2021
New facilities provide practice space
Laneya Christian, Staff Writer • September 14, 2021
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Debate opens season at Washburn Rural
Debate opens season at Washburn Rural
McKayla Clark Snodgrass, Page Editor • September 20, 2021

The Manhattan High debate team opened their season at Washburn Rural after a year of competing online...

Mask mandate extended to Oct. 22
Mask mandate extended to Oct. 22
Kris Long, Print Editor-in-Chief • September 15, 2021

The USD 383 universal mask mandate was extended to at least Oct. 22 at the Board of Education meeting...

Manhattan High holds vaccine clinic
Kris Long, Print Editor-in-Chief • September 1, 2021

A total of 20 students were given their first or second dose of the Pfizer vaccine for free during the...

Reactions to TikTok challenge not effective
Reactions to TikTok challenge not effective
Lasirra Hines, Blue M Editor-in-Chief • September 18, 2021

A trend on TikTok titled the “Devious Licks” challenge has blown up nationwide, with students around the country filming themselves performing acts...

Making Advisory required is counterproductive
Making Advisory required is counterproductive
Lasirra Hines, Blue M Editor-in-Chief • September 14, 2021

Manhattan has reintroduced the Advisory pilot program – a program to grade students for their advisory work – after cutting it amidst COVID-19 this...

COVID-19 vaccine should become a requirement in future
Taryn Robinson, Opinions Editor • May 5, 2021

A recent concern among students, parents and faculty at Manhattan High School is that the USD-383 school district is considering requiring students to...

Slow day? Couldn’t be mine
Slow day? Couldn’t be mine
Taryn Robinson, Sports Editor • September 20, 2021

Have your parents ever told you that your life is so easy, and that your so-called “problems” are...

Met Gala theme flops
Met Gala theme flops
Laneya Christian, Staff Writer • September 20, 2021

The Met Gala took place last Monday. The theme and fashion was something that I definitely had to talk...

Pay more attention to world around you, not phones
Pay more attention to world around you, not phones
Elizabeth Stokes, Video Production • September 20, 2021

Facebook has been around since 2004. iPhones have been around since 2007, and since then has come Instagram,...

Texas abortion ban unconstitutional
Texas abortion ban unconstitutional
McKayla Clarksnodgrass, Page Editor • September 14, 2021

Texas is the most recent state to introduce an abortion ban after the U.S. Supreme Court decided to allow...

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Lil Nas X serves new hits, but not all were good
Lil Nas X serves new hits, but not all were good
Lasirra Hines, Blue M Editor-in-Chief • September 22, 2021

After the release of “Montero (Call Me By Your Name)” and “Industry Baby,”...

IPS returns to Camp Wood
Katelyn Jensen, Staff Writer • September 21, 2021

A total of 35 students from the Interpersonal Skills class went on a field trip...

German Club hosts ice cream social, grows student interest
Avery Inman, Staff Writer • September 20, 2021

German Club kicked off the year last Thursday with an ice cream social after...

According to the law: what USD 383 can and cannot do in relation to COVID-19
According to the law: what USD 383 can and cannot do in relation to COVID-19
Kris Long, Print Editor-in-Chief • September 20, 2021

As the COVID-19 pandemic wears on, USD 383 has been forced to address the crisis. For some, the rules...

District nurses obtain rapid response COVID-19 tests
District nurses obtain rapid response COVID-19 tests
Kris Long, Print Editor-in-Chief • September 20, 2021

In light of increasing COVID-19 cases, school nurse Robin Mall has gained access to Abbott rapid response...

Go the extra mile, get vaccinated
Go the extra mile, get vaccinated
Amelia Knopp, Page Editor • September 20, 2021

I ran a mile to receive my second COVID-19 vaccination. Here’s why more Americans should be going that...

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