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Miss Universe 2019

Miss Universe 2019

MacKenzie Wheatley, Junior Reporter

December 13, 2019

“I grew up in a world where a woman who looks like me, with my kind of skin and my kind of hair, was never considered to be beautiful”- Zozibini Tunzi Zozibini Tunzi, formerly known as Miss South Africa, was recently crowned Miss Universe of 2019. She is a young, gifted and an outspoken believer...

FCCLA Cookies for COPE

FCCLA Cookies for COPE

Michaela Kilpatrick, Junior Reporter

December 6, 2019

On December 3rd and 5th of this week, FCCLA baked Christmas cookies for COPE’s annual Christmas party. This is a yearly tradition for FCCLA that is highly anticipated throughout the year. Students spend the first day preparing the dough and baking the cookies, and another day decorating them. COPE  is ...

All-Stars Go to All-Nations

All-Stars Go to All-Nations

Nora Rai, Reporter

November 20, 2019

Elkhorn South recently sent two students, seniors Henry Tomsu and Julia Patterson, to the All National Honors Ensembles, a prestigious event that focuses on music education. Students that have been selected for All State have the ability to audition for this ensemble. Tomsu and Patterson successfull...

DECA Dodgeball

DECA Dodgeball

Ally Schilmoeller, Senior Design Editor

November 15, 2019

After months of planning and work, DECA hosted its first ever dodgeball tournament this past Wednesday. With eleven teams and 55 participants, the tournament raised $325 for their platform, the Muscular Dystrophy Association, or MDA.  “It took a lot of planning and work with different school depa...

Elkhorn South chooses sophomore Emma LeDent as 2020 HOBY ambassador

Elkhorn South chooses sophomore Emma LeDent as 2020 HOBY ambassador

Kate Aksyonov, Senior Content Editor

November 8, 2019

Emma LeDent is the newest student chosen to represent Elkhorn South at the Hugh O’Brian Youth (HOBY) leadership conference. This is the tenth year that ESHS will send a student to this leadership camp that takes place May 29 to 31.   This opportunity has been promoted to sophomores throughout Octo...

You Just Got Served

You Just Got Served

Nora Rai, Reporter

November 4, 2019

  The girls varsity volleyball team won their way to state Wednesday after defeating Kearney High School in the playoffs. The team started off on a great foot, winning their first set 20-25. Their second and third sets went just as well, 22-25 and 17-25, giving the team a clean win and a trip...

Elkhorn South hits hard as they hit the road

Photo Courtesy of DCPostGazette

Cambri Rolfes, Design Editor-In-Chief

November 4, 2019

    Elkhorn South Upsets Kearney in Class A Playoff Opener Elkhorn South varsity football upheld tradition as they brought back a win from Kearney on November 1, paving their way to the second round of Class A playoffs.  “ For the second year in a row, we're the only Class A team to win on t...

What’s the buzz?

What’s the buzz?

Emma LeDent, Web Editor

October 30, 2019

This summer, Sunday, June 16th, a team from Elkhorn South placed third at a national competition. However, if anyone had to guess what team that was, the last guess on their mind would be quiz bowl. For most, quiz bowl is virtually unknown, but for some, it is a massive part of their life. Quiz bowl i...

ACT’s New Policies Hope to Help Students Save Money and Time

ACT’s New Policies Hope to Help Students Save Money and Time

Nora Rai, Reporter

October 23, 2019

Last week, ACT officials released new policies that, if they wish to improve their score, students can retake only a single section of the test, rather than having to take all five parts again. ACT officials created another policy that changes the way they grade the ACT. Instead of the score being thei...

Fall Into Fashion

Mila Skrivan, Content Editor-In-Chief

October 11, 2019

Fall is upon us, and with that comes the best fashion of the year. Fall fashion is a time of finding unique ways to style the simplest pieces. The Zoe Report writer Aemilia Madden puts fall fashion in the most simplest terms, “For anyone who enjoys the art of putting together a full-on outfit, ...

Gone Clubbin’

Emma LeDent, Web Editor

October 7, 2019

Extracurricular activities are a quintessential aspect of high school. They allow for exploration of hobbies, meeting new people, and having fun. There are a ton of clubs at Elkhorn South, but some are definitely more popular than others. Everyone has heard of DECA and SADD, but what about the lesser...

Here we go again #HOCO2019

Here we go again #HOCO2019

Cambri Rolfes, Design Editor-In-Chief

October 7, 2019

 It's here. Homecoming week 2019 has finally arrived. This past Monday marked the start of spirit week, juniors and seniors battle it out at powder puff on Wednesday, dresses picked out months ago, or last weekend, receive their final touches, nails are painted, tans are sprayed, proposals have been ...

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