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Chess Club Semester Summary and Tournament on Jan. 11

Chess Club Semester Summary and Tournament on Jan. 11

Michaela Austin, Staff Reporter

January 16, 2020

Last semester, Chess Club won a total of seven individual medals, five individual trophies and two team trophies. They also received two overall victories. During the previous semester, the team went to three tournaments. The first tournament was located at the Cosmosphere in Hutchinson, the second...

Music Department’s Winter Concert held at Beach/Schmidt

Caitlin Leiker, Copy Editor

December 24, 2019

The Music Department kicked off Winter Break with its annual Winter Concert on Dec. 19 at Beach/Schmidt Performing Arts Center, featuring students in the school's bands, choirs and orchestras. Winter poems and short stories were read by community members and parents during the concert's transitions. ...

Talent show auditions take place during PRIDE time

Talent show auditions take place during PRIDE time

Allison Brooks, Multi-Media Editor

December 20, 2019

Talent show auditions took place on Monday, Dec. 16 and Tuesday, Dec. 17 to determine who will perform at the Student Council talent show on Jan. 15 during PRIDE Time. This year, nine different acts were selected to compete, including senior Derrick Aragon and junior Eythun Wyatt, who sang a song...

Associate Professor and Radiology Technology Program Director Jennifer Wagner speaks to students during PRIDE Time

Associate Professor and Radiology Technology Program Director Jennifer Wagner speaks to students during PRIDE Time

Nikka Vuong, Staff Reporter

December 20, 2019

On Dec. 18, Associate Professor and Radiology Technology Program Director at Fort Hays State University Jennifer Wagner spoke to students during PRIDE Time in the Lecture Hall about careers relating to Medical Diagnostic Imaging. Throughout the presentation, Wagner had a PowerPoint covering all details...

Choices, Consequences event held for freshmen health students

Choices, Consequences event held for freshmen health students

Nikka Vuong, Staff Reporter

December 20, 2019

Freshmen health students participated in Choices and Consequences event on Dec. 4. The event was put on by nursing students at Fort Hays State University. “FHSU nursing students contacted us about doing this event,” Instructor Haley Wolf said. “It was something we started doing last spring,...

PRIDE Time Door Decorating results announced

PRIDE Time Door Decorating results announced

Alicia Feyerherm, Online Editor-in-Chief

December 19, 2019

The winners of the holiday door decorating competition were announced at the beginning of PRIDE Time on Dec. 19. In first place was Instructor Silas Hibbs’s PRIDE Time.                   In second place was Instructor Jessica...

Senior signs to Sterling College for swimming

Senior signs to Sterling College for swimming

Allison Hillebrand, Editor-in-Chief

December 19, 2019

Senior Isaac Smith signed to Sterling College on Dec. 10 to swim. “I really like the environment there,” Smith said. “It was a pretty chill place to be, and I thought it was cool that everyone knew each other.” Smith said the college made him feel comfortable, and after signing, he said...

2018-2019 Indian Call yearbook wins Kansas Scholastic Press Association’s All-Kansas Award

2018-2019 Indian Call yearbook wins Kansas Scholastic Press Association’s All-Kansas Award

Alicia Feyerherm, Online Editor-in-Chief

December 16, 2019

The Indian Call yearbook from 2018-2019 recently won the Kansas Scholastic Press Association’s All-Kansas award. It earned All-Kansas ratings in four out of the five judged areas. “When the judges critique all the yearbooks, they get judged in five different categories,” senior Emma Pfannenstiel...

Cast list for ‘Murder’s in the Heir’ announced

Cast list for ‘Murder’s in the Heir’ announced

Alicia Feyerherm, Online Editor-in-Chief

December 16, 2019

The cast list for the Spring Play, “Murder’s in the Heir,” has been released. Simon Starkweather/Simon Starkweather III: junior Andrew Duke Fiona Starkweather: junior Alexis White Jordan Starkweather: junior Tom Drabkin Paula Thompson: sophomore Spenser Mills-Kulmala Bensonhurst:...

Chamber Singers featured at 34th annual Cathedral Christmas Concert

Chamber Singers featured at 34th annual Cathedral Christmas Concert

Caitlin Leiker, Copy Editor

December 13, 2019

The 34th annual Cathedral Christmas Concert was held at the Basilica of St. Fidelis in Victoria on Dec. 8. The concert primarily featured the talent of Fort Hays State University's music students and faculty. The Fort Hays Singers, Smoky Hill Chorale and FHSU's Concert Choir, all conducted by Dr....

Leadership Team shares advice with freshmen

Leadership Team shares advice with freshmen

Allison Brooks, Multi-Media Editor

December 11, 2019

Leadership Team held its final meeting with the freshmen on Dec. 6 in the school cafeteria. A panel of seniors was selected to answer questions in front the freshmen to help them get a better ideas of things that could help them in their schooling. The questions ranged from, “Why is having good...

Varisty Scholars Bowl places first at Colby Invitational on Dec. 9

Varisty Scholars Bowl places first at Colby Invitational on Dec. 9

Alicia Feyerherm, Online Editor-in-Chief

December 10, 2019

Varsity Scholars Bowl members competed at the Colby High School Invitational on Dec. 9 and placed first. The students who competed were senior Levi Hickert (captain), junior Alicia Feyerherm, sophomores Colton Dodd-Spencer and Liahna Hyatt and freshmen Evan Dealy and Bradyn Dreher. The team ended...

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