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  • NAHS paints bright futures for animals

    NAHS paints bright futures for animals

    Maddie Neigenfind and Alaina Cunningham

    December 9, 2016

    National Art Honor Society took a trip to the Kansas Humane Society on Wednesday. There, they took pictures of unadopted animals to draw them in hopes to help them get adopted. “[Senior] Hayley Utter came up with the idea and we’re doing another project called the memory project," National Art H... READ MORE »»

    Sophomore Bailey Griffin volunteered with NAHS at the Kansas Humane Society, to help pets get adopted.

    Kiara Ehrmann

  • School tortoise dies

    School tortoise dies

    Stormi Williams, Reporter

    December 7, 2016

    After 10 years of roaming the halls of Maize, Darwin the tortoise died Tuesday. Darwin was science teacher and FFA sponsor Jay Super's tortoise. Super said he had Darwin for almost 12 years and got her when she was a baby. "I got her because I thought they [tortoises] were cute, and I just wanted... READ MORE »»

    Maize tortoise Darwin died Tuesday. Photo submitted by senior Brennon Hickman.

  • Something to be thankful for

    Something to be thankful for

    Maddie Neigenfind, Reporter

    December 6, 2016

    Every time November and December rolls around, the same question always resurfaces: “What are you thankful for?” Typically, the same answers are given. Money, fast cars, nice clothes, sports for the simple fact that they can have those luxuries in life. Some are thankful for money, but they don't ... READ MORE »»

  • Maize basketball wins both games

    Maize basketball wins both games

    Lauryn McIntyre, Reporter

    December 4, 2016

    Both the girls and boys basketball teams won their opening game of the season against Andover. Girls led in the first quarter against Andover 21-14 and held strong the whole game. They won the game 66-33.  The boys were behind the whole game until the third quarter when they tied it up and then p... READ MORE »»

    Senior John Short prepares to attempt to make a basket. The boys won their first game of the season.

    Dan Loving

  • Dear Uncle Hero

    Dear Uncle Hero

    Allie Choyce

    November 21, 2016

    The first time I truly remember meeting you was when I was really little.  I found you folding laundry in your room. You were in your teenage rebellion stage, with your long shaggy hair. I didn’t know you, and I didn’t know how important you’d become; not only to me but this country. All I kne... READ MORE »»

    Junior Allie Choyce and her uncle Benjamin Stryker pose for a picture taken at Riverside Park on mother's day in 2010. This photo was taken a year before he graduated. Photo submitted by Allie Choyce

NAHS paints bright futures for animals

NAHS paints bright futures for animals

Maddie Neigenfind and Alaina Cunningham

National Art Honor Society took a trip to the Kansas Humane Society on Wednesday. There, they took pictures of unadopted animals to draw them in hopes to help them get adopted. “[Senior] Hayley Utter ...  Read More »

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School tortoise dies

School tortoise dies

December 7, 2016

Maize basketball wins both games

Maize basketball wins both games

December 4, 2016

Football ends their season to Valley

Football ends their season to Valley

November 7, 2016

Maize Cheer wins $1000 in video contest

Maize Cheer wins $1000 in video contest

November 3, 2016

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Maize basketball wins both games

Maize basketball wins both games

Lauryn McIntyre, Reporter

Both the girls and boys basketball teams won their opening game of the season against Andover. Girls led in the first quarter against Andover 21-14 and held strong the whole game. They won the g...  Read More »

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Junior Nathan Jones places seventh at regional cross country meet

Junior Nathan Jones places seventh at regional cross country meet

November 16, 2016

Football ends their season to Valley

Football ends their season to Valley

November 7, 2016

Football defeats Ark City

Football defeats Ark City

November 1, 2016

New lights installed in main gym

New lights installed in main gym

October 31, 2016

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Food review: sweet slushy scrutiny

Food review: sweet slushy scrutiny

Allie Choyce, Reporter

The school store's slushies seem to be a hit. They so far only sell 6 flavors, blue raspberry, tropical, lemonade, sour apple, cherry and fruit punch. There are more flavors coming soon, but for now thes...  Read More »

Nov 18 • No Comments

Maize grad places at bodybuilding competition

Maize grad places at bodybuilding competition

November 14, 2016

Movie Review – Doctor Strange Love

Movie Review – Doctor Strange Love

November 7, 2016

Musical Review: Wicked awesome performance

Musical Review: Wicked awesome performance

November 1, 2016

Everybody has a story: Samuel Gilchirst

Everybody has a story: Samuel Gilchirst

October 21, 2016

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The student news site of Maize High School in Maize, Kansas
The student news site of Maize High School in Maize, Kansas