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Hawaii false alarm was irresponsible; new system should be put in place

Kali Ray, Reporter

February 6, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Hawaii started off 2018 with the scare of their lives. On Jan. 13, residents of the island were notified via their cell phones of an imminent ballistic missile attack. There was no missile, however, as the alert was a mistake....

Stronger gun control provides social benefits

Khadija Ceesay, Reporter

January 19, 2018

Filed under Opinion

As times are changing and the world becomes more chaotic, there needs to be a better way for us to cope with gun violence. People would feel safer in public areas with stronger gun control laws. With 57,860 reported deaths...

Net neutrality repeal causes wide controversy

Delaney Garrelts, Reporter

January 19, 2018

Filed under Opinion

The FCC recently repealed one of the most important set of guidelines of this generation, net neutrality. Getting rid of these rules will bring complete chaos and completely rewire the way Americans use the internet today. Net...

WPA changes in the near future?

Willow Vaughn, Reporter

January 19, 2018

Filed under Opinion

WPA also known as the Sadie Hawkins dance has always been the formal dance that some students look forward to at the start of second semester; however, rumors have spread about the formal changing. This is the one dance that...

Obama Care extension is necessary for nation

Kali Ray, Reporter

December 1, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Republicans and Democrats are working together in the Senate to create a short term solution concerning health care, and the only one who could ruin it, is Donald J. Trump. The scary part is, he may intend to. However, no one...

Seminar/advisory change part of district plan

Sion Worley, Reporter

December 1, 2017

Filed under Opinion

This school year brought about many changes to schedules across the district. Changes done specifically to seminar and the addition of advisory have stirred up controversy and confusion in the student body. Seminar was moved...

Trump’s reacts inadequately to fallen soldier

Tristan Allen, Reporter

December 1, 2017

Filed under Opinion

President Donald Trump called family members of a fallen soldier last October to express his sympathy and pay his respects, but according to several sources on the other end of the call, Trump did not do that. This incident is...

Teens need better ways to spend Halloween

Khadija Ceesay, Ass. Feature Editor

October 27, 2017

Filed under Opinion

City counselors in the New Brunswick province of Canada have issued a new law that has gone into effect as of Oct. 3. The law will ban teens over the age of 16 from trick-or-treating this year. Also, the law includes a curfew...

Schools must prioritize tolerance and respect

Lauri Hoedl, Opinion Editor

October 27, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Tolerance, support and inclusion are all necessary to create a positive school environment. Olathe South celebrated Ally Week, Oct. 9-13, by many activities, such as putting Post-It notes on lockers with positive phrases about...

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