One student who attends Valley Heights High School has recently been diagnosed as having mumps. Mumps is a viral disease that is spread from person to person by droplets of saliva or mucus from the mouth, nose or throat of an infected person. This usually occurs when the person coughs, sneezes or talks. The virus may also be spread indirectly when someone with mumps touches items or surfaces without washing their . . .
The Forensics team prepares 21 qualifiers for the state champs and festival competition. On Friday, April 28th the State Qualifiers will be performing at Forensics Night at 7pm in the High School Commons. Preceding the performance, the team will be hosting a Taco Bar in order to pay for the added expenses of the larger team at tournaments. The dinner will be a free will donation starting at 5:30 and lasts until 6:30. After the meal, . . .
“Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love for what you are doing.” Ilexus Rose is motivated by this quote to pursue success in her future. She was born November 11, 1998 and is currently residing in Barnes, KS with her parents Brandy and Brandon McCubbin. Motivated by the ideals of hard work, Ilexus participated in multiple clubs and athletics both in and out . . .
Pictured above: Ilexus Rose Senior portfolios are a big part of senior year. The Senior Class has been working on their portfolios for the past couple of months now. There is a lot of work involved in making the portfolios. The portfolios include the student’s resume and a series of different essays such as; their academic essay, service project essay, and also a personal narrative. “It’s a lot of work at . . .
“Today you are you, that is truer than true. There is no one alive that is you’er than you.” This quote by Dr. Seuss is a quote that describes senior, Emma Jewell Tryon. Emma was born on March 16, 1999 to Dawn and Donald Tryon. Emma grew up in Blue Rapids alongside three siblings, Tommy, Caleb, Adam and sister-in-law Kelsie. Emma says that of all the people in her life, her parents have influenced her the most . . .
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