2019 Oscar Nominations leave students hopeful

Riley Williamson, Staff Writer

January 28, 2019

Filed under Entertainment

It is that time of year again for the Academy Awards, this year being the 91st. The 2019 Oscar Nominations were announced Jan. 2, by Kummail Nanjini, well known as a stand-up comedian, and Tracee Ellis Ross, an actress. You...

Culinary classes participate in food truck designing

Riley Williamson, Staff Writer

December 11, 2018

Filed under Features

Culinary Arts 1 is finishing up the semester with an unusual final. The students had the opportunity to compete in a food truck design competition. “They had to develop a business plan for a food truck, including designing t...

Contest opportunity for Blue Light Journal

Riley Williamson, Staff Writer

December 3, 2018

Filed under Features

Through this month the Blue Light Journal, Manhattan High's literary magazine, is hosting the first of several planned writing contests to recognize students and generate content for this year's edition of the magazine. Fo...

Students celebrate “Day of the Dead”

Riley Williamson, Staff Writer

November 6, 2018

Filed under Features

Olivia Leon's Spanish classes experienced the culture of Spanish-speaking countries last week by celebrating "Dia de los Muertos," also known as "The Day of the Dead." This ritual took place in Leon's classroom starting on Wednesday...

Girls golf successful at state tournament

Riley Williamson, Staff Writer

October 29, 2018

Filed under Fall Sports, Girls Golf, Sports

The season came to an end for the Varsity girls golf team at the 6A state tournament on Oct. 16. The girls placed sixth out of 12 teams at the Salina Municipal Golf Course. “As a whole, we played really good… and it was just really c...

Preparation helps with ACT

Riley Williamson, Staff Writer

October 29, 2018

Filed under Opinions

Preparing for the ACT is a concept that is overlooked by many students. With high college costs, getting a good score on the ACT can be beneficial. Besides the score being used for admissions, ACT scores are also used for schola...

Spanish Club has cultural culinary event

Riley Williamson, Staff Writer

October 29, 2018

Filed under Features

Spanish Club has been cooking up some good food and activities. During their last meeting, the members of the club made homemade tortillas and learned about the significance tortillas have in Spanish speaking countries. “We wa...

Varsity golf state meet postponed

Riley Williamson, Staff Writer

October 15, 2018

Filed under Fall Sports, Girls Golf, Sports

Weather has plagued the Varsity girls golf team much of the season, pushing the 6A State meet back a day. It was also an issue at Regionals on Oct. 8 at the Tex Consolver Golf Course in Wichita. Although the pressure was high,...

Varsity girls golf takes on week-long tour

Riley Williamson, Staff Writer

October 2, 2018

Filed under Fall Sports, Girls Golf, Sports

Girls Varsity Golf has been non-stop their whole season. They have missed a tremendous amount of school. This past week was especially hectic for the team, with three different meets in just one week alone. “Because of g...

Acknowledging BSU’s history, new changes

Riley Williamson, Staff Writer

September 27, 2018

Filed under Features

The Black Student Union became a club at MHS in the 1970-71 school year. During their first year as a club, they hosted a talent show and sponsored black awareness week. Like they do today, BSU strived to serve MHS that first...

Golf delays for bad weather

Riley Williamson, Staff Writer

September 17, 2018

Filed under Fall Sports, Girls Golf, Sports, Uncategorized

The girls Varsity golf team had a delayed start on their season. Their first two meets were canceled because of rain. This kept their anticipation high while waiting for their first meet. Practices continued everyday after school as...

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