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Boys golf achieves goals
Boys golf achieves goals
Julianna Poe, Online Editor-in-Chief • May 9, 2022

At the beginning of the 2022 season, the Manhattan High Varsity boys golf team had high hopes. With just two weeks left, the team...

Baseball splits at Washburn
Baseball splits at Washburn
Grant Snowden, Sports Broadcaster • April 11, 2022

Manhattan High (4-2) baseball split a double header against Washburn Rural on Friday on the road.  The Indians’ bats...

Varsity track competes at Lansing, Riley County
Varsity track competes at Lansing, Riley County
Kris Long, Print Editor-in-Chief • April 11, 2022

Varsity track took its jumpers, throwers and sprinters from the boys and girls squads to Lansing on Friday, where boys finished...

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 27, 2022
USD 383 closes Friday due to staff shortages
Kris Long, Print Editor-in-Chief • January 13, 2022
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StuCo hosts spring blood drive
McKayla Clark Snodgrass, Page Editor • April 11, 2022

Student Council hosted their Blood Drive in the north gym from nine a.m. to two p.m.. The event occurs...

Students perform in Regionals Festival, qualify to State
Lasirra Hines, Blue M Editor-in-Chief • April 11, 2022

Students from choir, orchestra and band partook in the Kansas State High School Activities Association...

MHS Science Olympiad team places forth at State Olympiad
Laneya Christian, Staff Writer • April 9, 2022

The Manhattan High Science Olympiad team competed in the State Science Olympiad at Wichita State University...

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...

USD 383, please say gay
USD 383, please say 'gay'
Lasirra Hines, Opinions Editor • March 28, 2022

Society has come a long way when it comes to the acceptance and discussion of the LGBTQ+ community. From when the concept was taboo and silenced, to now:...

Xello does not fulfill its purpose
Xello does not fulfill its purpose
Advith Natarajan, Staff Writer • March 6, 2022

At the beginning of the school year, the counseling department introduced Xello as part of weekly Advisory lessons. Xello provided students with personality...

The need for cultural awareness at the K-12 level is now more important than ever
Ameerah Alafailakawi, Staff Writer • April 11, 2022

Every day constant anxiety lurks in your shadows as you walk the halls in a school where you are alienated...

Sophomores-only dance
Sophomores-only dance
Azrael Wolf, Staff Writer • April 11, 2022

Prom. The last word you want to hear right now. Your friends are chatting about it, the dresses are...

The case against unpaid internships
The case against unpaid internships
Kris Long, Print Editor-in-Chief • April 10, 2022

As college has gotten increasingly expensive, secondary schools and universities have sought to create...

We need to rethink how our school clubs function
We need to rethink how our school clubs function
Advith Natarajan, Staff Writer • March 27, 2022

The wide assortment of clubs at MHS are the backbone of our school’s identity. Through these clubs,...

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FACS students go on culinary trip around town
Laneya Christian, Staff Writer • April 26, 2022

Family and Consumer Science students senior Eduardo Barrera, senior Delayney...

Envirothon takes first in Regionals
Kris Long, Print Editor-in-Chief • April 11, 2022

Manhattan High Envirothon teams placed at the Regional competition in Council...

FCCLA attends leadership conference
Laneya Christian, Staff Writer • April 11, 2022

It's been nine years since Manhattan High has had a competitor in the Family,...

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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....

IPS hosts Unified Sports
Avery Inman, Staff Writer • April 10, 2022

Manhattan High School’s Interpersonal Skills class hosted a unified sports event during the Advisory...

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