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Cross country dominates consistently in top three
Cross country dominates consistently in top three
Julianna Poe, Online Editor-in-Chief • October 19, 2021

Moving up the ranks each week, the Manhattan High Varsity cross country teams walked away with top three finishes at the Haskell...

Manhattan Football thrashes Topeka West 59-0
Manhattan Football thrashes Topeka West 59-0
Advith Natarajan, Staff Writer • October 17, 2021

After a sour defeat last week, Manhattan High football bounced back to beat Topeka West on Friday, improving their record to 6-1.  “We...

Manhattan falls to Washburn Rural, suffers first loss of season
Manhattan falls to Washburn Rural, suffers first loss of season
Advith Natarajan, Staff Writer • October 12, 2021

With two minutes remaining in the game and Manhattan down 21-14, junior quarterback Keenan Schartz rolled out to his right, looking...

What is your favorite safety week drill and why?
October 21, 2021
Junior StuCo fundraises for 2022 prom
Sarah Sheele, Staff Writer • October 4, 2021
MHS moves to parent-teacher conferences in fall, student-led in spring
Kris Long, Print Editor-in-Chief • September 30, 2021
Konza Dental Clinic screens students teeth
Konza Dental Clinic screens students teeth
Avery Snider, Staff Writer • September 16, 2021
Sports Scores
Debate attends first overnight tournament of season
Debate attends first overnight tournament of season
McKayla Clark Snodgrass, Page Editor • October 15, 2021

The Manhattan High Debate team attended their first overnight tournament in over a year at the Blue Valley...

Accounting and Finance students go to KSU Accounting Camp
Ayana Jones, Staff Writer • October 4, 2021

Manhattan High students left school Thursday morning to attend Kansas State University Accounting Camp,...

Debate places 1st at Emporia
Debate places 1st at Emporia
McKayla Clark Snodgrass, Page Editor • September 30, 2021

The Manhattan High Debate team placed first overall at the Emporia High Glass Breakers Debate Invitational...

Graphic by Julianna Poe
PowderPuff not inclusive, outdated
Lasirra Hines, Opinions Editor • October 4, 2021

Homecoming is right around the corner, and with it comes PowderPuff. PowderPuff -- an event where the girls and the boys switch places; girls play football,...

Letter to the Editor: Response to Sept. 18 Editorial
Susan Copeland, Guest Writer • October 4, 2021

As I was reading the September 22, 2021 editorial board conversation regarding the appropriateness of the response to the “Devious Licks” challenge...

Reactions to TikTok challenge not effective
Reactions to TikTok challenge not effective
Lasirra Hines, Opinions Editor • 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...

Why you shouldn’t make a big deal out of everything
Why you shouldn’t make a big deal out of everything
Beau Boyles, Video Production • October 4, 2021

Making a big deal about everything in the world is sometimes the worst thing to do. It’s good to be...

Womens March welcomes women, trans, non-binary people to feel safe
Women's March welcomes women, trans, non-binary people to feel safe
Antonio Combs, Photographer • October 4, 2021

There are many different things to say about Saturday’s Women’s March in Aggieville’s Triangle...

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...

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Choir has first concert since pandemic
McKayla Clark Snodgrass, Page Editor • October 13, 2021

The Manhattan High choirs performed in their first concert since March 2020...

Roll Your Dice
Azrael Wolf, Staff Writer • October 12, 2021

D&D sessions have begun at the Manhattan Public Library every other Friday....

MHS students fill leadership roles in Community Conversations event
Amelia Knopp, Page Editor • October 4, 2021

Two Manhattan High students, freshmen Raisa Hossain and Mian Zhao, served as...

Homecoming dance fun, memorable
Homecoming dance fun, memorable
Katelyn Jensen, Staff Writer • October 4, 2021

As you walk up the stairs into MHS, you're wearing a cute new outfit walking with a group of your best...

Homecoming lacks originality, inclusivity
Homecoming lacks originality, inclusivity
Lasirra Hines, Blue M Editor-in-Chief • October 4, 2021

Homecoming, a time when people worry about who they are going to take or if they even plan to go. Next...

Pride plans new pep rally format
Amelia Knopp, Page Editor • October 4, 2021

Manhattan High School Pride will be hosting a revamped fall Homecoming Pep Rally on Wednesday evening....

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