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A Letter To You

A Letter To You
November 13, 2020

Dear Student Body of Elkhorn South,  This year has shown how we can stamp our names to the definition of resilience. There’s no doubt about it that this year is nothing like what we expected our...

Mask Up and Grab Your #2 Pencil: Tips for taking the ACT during a pandemic

Mask Up and Grab Your #2 Pencil: Tips for taking the ACT during a pandemic
November 6, 2020

Taking the dreaded ACT can be scary enough as it is: pencils scratching, pages flipping, eying the clock like your life depends on it. Now add a pandemic into the mix, and things can go from relatively...

Square the Circle or Square Up

Square the Circle or Square Up
October 22, 2020

I am poisoned by the Internet. Poisoned by stupid online politics . Poisoned through and through. Even though I’m afflicted with some type of irony detachment neurosis, the debate on Tuesday night was...

The Typical Fall

October 15, 2020

Fall is a season full of stereotypes, my personal favorite to partake in is baking cookies and pies all month long. I love making the kitchen smell like cinnamon and caramel, my personal favorite to bake...

My Halloween Movie Picks

My Halloween Movie Picks
October 15, 2020

I’ve always gotten scared easily, avoiding horror classics like The Shining or popular series such as American Horror Story. Growing up, I’d always look forward to October, knowing that my birthday...

A Banana Bread Recipe Just In Time For Autumn

A Banana Bread Recipe Just In Time For Autumn
September 28, 2020

The banana bread renaissance of the Coronavirus pandemic has comforted anxieties as well as encouraged more time to be spent baking. During chaotic times, people have been searching for ways to keep themselves...

Making Memories Last

Making Memories Last
September 11, 2020

High school is a pivotal moment in life. They are the years that you will never get back, but forever look back on. And as much as it hurts my soul to say “Take a picture, it’ll last longer.” It’s...

Meat Methadone

Meat Methadone
Tips and Tricks to Get You off of the good stuff
May 19, 2020

All over social media, I have seen people bemoan the meat shortages. And I understand. Kind of. What was once a staple of day to day life is now becoming more expensive and scarce, and that is unsettling...

AP Exams at a Distance:

AP Exams at a Distance:
My take on how AP testing went
May 19, 2020

This year had been my first in any sort of AP classes, and I barely even understood how they usually worked. After a year of rigorous classwork to prepare me for the tests, I had been anticipating the...

Clinging to the Railing

Clinging to the Railing
May 17, 2020

A Press Dispatch From the Wall of the Rink Squeeeeeak. A kid with thick glasses slams into a thick wooden railing on the edge of the roller rink. It is 1982, Time’s Man of the Year is The Computer,...

These Puzzling Times…

These Puzzling Times...
May 11, 2020

If quarantine has done one thing to me, it has brought out my inner 80-year-old grandmother. The best example of this is the emergence of my puzzling addiction.  It all started when my mother brought...

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