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Ride On: Gorodetsky family to host biking event to raise money for Planned Parenthood

Ride On: Gorodetsky family to host biking event to raise money for Planned Parenthood

Greg Svirnovskiy and Mahika Mushini

September 26, 2017


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When Olga Gorodetsky was growing up in Soviet Ukraine, talking about politics was discouraged, protesting was impossible. Today, she spends much of her life advocating for social change and teaching her daughter, Tali Gorodetsky, junior, about the merits of striving to uphold one’s views. “She’s...

MHS graduate comes back to teach

MHS graduate comes back to teach

Neelansh Bute and Abhijit Srirangam

September 17, 2017


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Four years at MHS. Five years at Mizzou. Two years at Fort Zumwalt South. Finally, Kenzie McKeon, art teacher, is back at MHS for the 2017-2018 school year. "It just feels like home," McKeon, Class of 2010, said. "It’s really cool to be amongst a lot of my old teachers and now they're my colleag...

Students partner with TED to form school club

Students partner with TED to form school club

Neelansh Bute, Online Editor in Chief

September 16, 2017


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For Vinai Kumar and Akash Sarkar, seniors, TED videos have played a major role in their high school lives. “I see TED videos as a good source for public speaking inspiration," Sarkar said. "It helped me become a better speaker." Made up of several widely-broadcasted speaking events, TED (Technology, Entertainme...

Students start FBLA chapter at MHS

Students start FBLA chapter at MHS

Kavya Jain, Features Editor

September 16, 2017


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Lokai, Fitbit, Alex and Ani, and Ivory Ella: all are successful businesses whose names are commonly heard in the high school hallways. Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), a national organization beginning its chapter at MHS this year, looks into local and national innovative startups like ...

Profile: Barnhart Family

Profile: Barnhart Family

Neelansh Bute and Abhijit Srirangam

May 24, 2017


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Awake by 5:30 AM. At school by 7:30 AM. Home by 5 PM. Paige and Camy Barnhart, freshmen, follow this stringent schedule every school day, along with their mother and science teacher Dawna Barnhart. "I wish I could sleep longer," Paige said. "We spend a majority of our day at school because we come he...

Q&A: Dr. Eric Knost on Proposition-T

Q&A: Dr. Eric Knost on Proposition-T

Neelansh Bute, Greg Svirnovskiy, and Abhi Srirangam

March 26, 2017


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Q: What is Prop-T? The biggest intent with Prop-T is the fact that we have 2,300 homes being built in the Rockwood School District. They're either being built right now or are being slated to be built in these rather large subdivisions -- the vast majority of them are in the Eureka area but we d...

Stang Gang Leader Wraps Up Year of Cheer

Stang Gang Leader Wraps Up Year of Cheer

Brandon Ingli, Connor Karst, and Maddie Eveland

March 7, 2017


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They show up at every home game, shirts off, voices loud, cheering on athletes with loud bravado and spirit. They are the Stang Gang, MHS’ student section and pep club. The 30 members are known for bringing enthusiasm and an electric atmosphere to sporting events, including football, basketball...

German Immersion 2017

German Immersion 2017

Kyle Reamer, Business manager

March 2, 2017


Filed under Features, Photo Galleries, Uncategorized

Show Choir Travels Across Midwest for Competition Season

Show Choir Travels Across Midwest for Competition Season

Elena McCormick, Staff Reporter

February 15, 2017


Filed under Features, News, Sports

For the past two weeks, Show Choir has been traveling for competitions, and still has two more to go. In both competitions, they have placed 8th overall. They competed at the 21st Annual Midwest Classic Competition at Danville High School, in Danville, Ill., against 20 other teams the weekend of ...

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