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AFS holds Potluck

AFS holds Potluck

Kris Long, Opinions Editor

November 11, 2019

Members of both the adult and student chapter of AFS had the opportunity to interact Sunday during the semi-annual potluck dinner. It was a chance for foreign exchange students’ host families to meet and for Manhattan High students to learn more about the exchange students’ cultures.  “PIcking u...

Scholars Bowl begins season with three successful meets

Brianna Carmack, Entertainment Editor

November 11, 2019

Scholars Bowl began their new season for the 2019-2020 school year last week by participating in a total of three meets Monday, Wednesday and Thursday. MHS ended up placing first in their latest meet, making this their first win for this season.  “We should have a good chance of winning m...

Key Club creatively collects donations for UNICEF

Key Club creatively collects donations for UNICEF

Julianna Poe, Sports Editor

November 4, 2019

Through holiday themed fundraising techniques, Key Club set out to raise money for the United Nations Children's Fund. One of their approaches included selling Halloween candy grams -- similar to the well-known candy cane grams during Manhattan High’s winter festivities. Club members set up a bo...

FFA takes break to bond

Julianna Poe, Sports Editor

November 4, 2019

Crisp autumn air tickles your apple colored nose as the smell of sweet, warm cider and burnt orange pumpkins surrounds you. Welcome to one of the countless Manhattan community's fall interests: pumpkin patches. In the Saturday afternoon sun, FFA members met up at Britt’s Farm to engage in relax...

ESI changes name

Kyla Barnett, Features Editor

November 4, 2019

For one Manhattan High club, the name has changed but the mission remains the same. Earlier this year, Environmental Science Investigation club decided to change its name to Manhattan Environmental club because of some confusion the name caused within the school and administration. “[ Principal Michael Dorst] asked us if we...

Spanish incorporates Day of the Dead

Spanish incorporates Day of the Dead

Madison Ritz, Blue M Student Life Editor

November 4, 2019

Spanish teacher Olivia Leon incorporated her Spanish classes - Spanish 2 and 4 - into teaching them how important Day of the Dead is in Mexican cultures.  The Day of the Dead is normally celebrated by Mexicans and Spanish cultural countries. It’s a two-day holiday on Nov. 1 and 2, to celeb...

Incorporating holidays into school

Kyla Barnett, Features Editor

November 4, 2019

Susan Melgares, Manhattan High School’s cross country coach and Mind-Body Fitness teacher has been finding many fun ways to incorporate holiday themes into class and practice.  Melgares finds holiday related yoga poses and cardio exercises like the Great Pumpkin game, which simulates taking p...

Model UN takes win for Club Volleyball

Lauryn Maxwell, Staff Writer

October 28, 2019

After nine teams of Manhattan High club members battled on the volleyball court Wednesday, Model UN and Math Club were left standing in the semi finals of the first Club Volleyball tournament hosted by Student Council. Model UN ended up coming away with the win.  Club Volleyball is all about having differen...

4-H community conversation fosters dialogue among youth

Kris Long, Opinions Editor

October 28, 2019

“All adults do is blame, complain and argue.” Those are the words of youth development specialist Aliah Mestrovich Seay, one of the adult leaders in charge of organizing the 4-H community conversations event at K-State on Saturday. The deliberative forum centered around a discussion of gun regulations and the prev...

Environmental fair postponed

Kyla Barnett, Features Editor

October 28, 2019

After weeks of effort to put together an Environmental Fair, the Environmental Science Investigation club postponed the event from Oct.27 to spring because of the lack of response from businesses that were invited to attend. “We invited a lot of businesses and nonprofits from basically the eastern ...

Marching band performs at homecoming during halftime

Sophia Comas, Online Editor-in-Chief

September 23, 2019

The student section in Bishop Stadium is eerily quiet. Typically, kids are shouting along to the cheers, but not now. Now, student after student rests their aching feet and all sit down. The sea of red, white and blue outfits is still.  On the football field, players are not chasing each other amid t...

PowderPuff proves beneficial for relationship building, making memorable moments

PowderPuff proves beneficial for relationship building, making memorable moments

Brianna Carmack, Entertainment Editor

September 23, 2019

With a score of 12-6, the sophomore and senior PowderPuff football team won once again, since claiming their second victory in a row. As a part of the long standing tradition at Manhattan High, the two teams -- female students divided up by sophomore-senior team (pink) and freshmen-junior team (b...

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