New transgender guidelines proves impactful at MHS

Brianna Carmack, Opinions Editor

May 6, 2019

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During an era where ‘being who you are’ is highly encouraged, there are still many people who believe differently. Last Wednesday, the USD 383 Board of Education presented a new transgender guidelines at Manhattan High,...

Club financial status inefficiently communicated

Brianna Carmack, Opinions Editor

March 25, 2019

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It’s common practice for clubs and school organizations to fund their activities with money they obtain themselves. However, relying on the accuracy of the funding they have can be a struggle. Due to the way money is received and handled...

MHS needs approachable, communicative principal

Brianna Carmack, Opinions Editor

March 4, 2019

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As we all know, Greg Hoyt, Manhattan High’s current building principal, is retiring. After reflecting on Hoyt’s years as building principal, students have noticed both the excellent and negative qualities he has brought into M...

Support, utilization can motivate students without press laws

February 4, 2019

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It’s been over 30 years since Hazelwood School District won the case against Kuhlmeier on student free speech. Students for years have been fired up about the fact of schools taking out the ability for students to use their right...

Misled information in media creates problems for everyone

Brianna Carmack, Opinions Editor

January 28, 2019

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Nowadays with a wide spectrum of different types of technology, news is recorded across all forms of media. Whether it’s visually or written in words there is a story or viral video put out every day. But, sometimes, those stor...

Increased security has potential for preventing drug use of teens

Brianna Carmack, Opinions Editor

January 15, 2019

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One’s teenage years, while full of exciting and fun, can also be the beginning of an everlasting addiction. Even though it's always been a problem for teens, it seems like drug use has been increasing in popularity to the point wher...

Public title should not dictate opinions

Sophia Comas, Sports Editor

December 11, 2018

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Public image in a world where almost nothing else seems to matter is a driving force for the way society as a whole perceives people. Every aspect of a public figure or official’s life is plopped under a microscope for common f...

School emergency drills should be more randomized

Brianna Carmack, Opinions Editor

December 4, 2018

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Security has been an issue for dozens of schools worldwide, including Manhattan High. One debated issue is our current lock-down and secure campus system. At the moment, school emergencies happen during class times at Manhattan...

Upcoming bond referendum will make a positive impact on the district

Brianna Carmack, Opinions Editor

October 29, 2018

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USD 383 has been in a slump for a while now. With this upcoming bond referendum, that could all change. New tennis courts, a new elementary school and the expansion of Manhattan High will fix most of our problems our district ...

Youth voting essential for midterm election

Kaitlin Clark, Print Editor-in-Chief

October 26, 2018

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Every two years, young adults across the nation must decide whether they will sit silently on the sidelines or take a stand and make their voices heard. As the Nov. 6 Midterm Election draws steadily nearer, newly-mint...

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