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One more swing at state

One more swing at state

By: Bailey Prichard, Editor

June 8, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Softball, Sports, Sports

Lady Knights softball gets one more swing in before they could strike out of the season. They have gone with a record of 21-7 and a 16 game winning streak that has lead them into the IHSA State championship. They have been able to come this far because the team has developed an unbreakable bond. That...

Give back to others and get back from the school

Give back to others and get back from the school

By: Madeline Hockey, Editor

December 19, 2017


Filed under News, School, Showcase

While sitting in 8th hour listening to the announcements, you might have heard the  Knights Way Drawing and wondered what it was and how you could win. The weekly drawing is new this year. “The Knights Way drawing was created to recognize good attitude and to acknowledge positive acts of student...

Best and worst: Black Friday shopping

Best and worst: Black Friday shopping

By: Ashley Edwards and Madeline Hockey

November 23, 2017


Filed under Best and worst, Opinion, Showcase

With the holiday season finally underway, there are many stores who have sales going on. Here are five reasons why you should not go Black Friday shopping. Thanksgiving day is meant to be spent with family and creating new memories, not standing in line for hours just to get a deal that will be there o...

Best and worst: scary movies

Best and worst: scary movies

By: Ashley Edwards and Madeline Hockey

October 25, 2017


Filed under Best and worst, Opinion, Showcase

The top 10 best scary Movies: The top-rated scary movie is Get Out (2017). Most recently released, “Get Out”, according to critics, was an “effective and entertaining horror/comedy thrill ride,”(Rotten Tomatoes). This movie is the story of an African American man meeting his white girlfriend's fam...

New dress code rules are showing shoulders

New dress code rules are showing shoulders

By: Madeline Hockey, Editor

October 18, 2017


Filed under News, School, Showcase

After years of students complaining about the dress code, a change has finally been made. With a new dean this school year, the student handbook has been revised. Female students were mostly upset about not being able to show their shoulders. The 2016-2017 handbook stated, “Male and female...

Summer roadtrips

Summer roadtrips

By: Madeline Hockey, Reporter

June 30, 2017


Filed under Lifestyle, Showcase

Starved Rock Where is it? Located at 2668 East 873 Road, Oglesby, IL 61348 What can I do there? Over 13 miles of hiking trails You can see waterfalls in 14 of the 18 canyons You can see ice falls in the winter When can I go? Open every day from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. How much doe...

NHL Pick ’em Conference Semifinals

By: Dylan Mondi and Justin Erlandson

April 26, 2017


Filed under Sports

  Matchup Dylan Mondi Justin Erlandson Predators-Blues Blues in 6 Predators in 6 Ducks-Oilers Oilers in 7 Oilers in 7 Rangers-Senators Rangers in 6 Rangers in 6 Capitals-Penguins Capitals in 7 Penguins in 6  ...

Prom is right around the corner

Prom is right around the corner

By: Madeline Hockey, Reporter

April 26, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

For most juniors and seniors, prom is a special night worth remembering, it's a night where students make memories that will stay with them forever. Some students go with a date, and others choose to go with their friends. Prom is a one night event that takes a lot of arrangement. Preparations inc...

Club hockey begins their second tier of the season

December 12, 2011


Filed under Hockey (Club), Sports

By Ellie Strang, Reporter  A hockey club team has been put together involving many students from different schools from around the area. These schools include Kaneland, Batavia, Oswego, and Aurora Christian. Senior Tyler Hilton, sophomore Mike Potvin, and sophomore Drew Larson are the trio from Kanelan...

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