Emilee Hafler


Heritage places at the FCCLA State Leadership Conference


Each spring, students in Colorado compete at the FCCLA Sate Leadership Conference. FCCLA stands for “Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America.” Members compete in various events including culinary skills, child development knowledge, fashion design, cake decorating, sports medicine and interior design projects.

Personalizing art

Remember those days when you enjoyed scribbling with markers? Get ready to have fun making your own personalized mugs that look more “grown up”. Guys and girls will both have fun doing this easy project!

Talent of the Month: Meagan Flinders

“I plan to go to college to study Musical Theater. It is my true passion, and I don’t think I could ever give it up,” says Meagan Flinders ’14 about her love for the performing arts.

Photo courtesy of Shawn Gillespie

Sudan struggles through religious conflict

For the past three months, a civil war has over swept large areas of Sudan. The solders of northern Sudan have come into the southern part and have been stealing animals, killing people in the villages and burning homes. The main cause of the intense fighting is a rivalry between two major ethnic groups, the Dinkas and the Nuers.

Winter Spirit Olympics Take Off

See pictures of the “Winter Olympics” themed 2014 Winter Spirit Week!

Going Veggie

Teens love their steaks, hamburgers, hot dogs, junk food and flavored bottles of soda. Few teens love vegetables and fruit, and even fewer eat only vegetables and fruit for their diet. Being a vegetarian or vegan has become more and more popular in recent years. A vegetarian is a person who doesn’t eat any meat. That includes beef, pork, poultry and fish. Some teens use the word loosely and do eat chicken and fish.

Teaming Up

“I think it’s good to have team bonding like pre-season trips or camps that make everyone feel that they’re part of a larger community,” says Athletic Director Mr. Brock Becker.

Christmas in July

Have you noticed the lights? The cozy feel around town? The melodious carols cascading from store speakers?

Fall Wreath

Autumn is the perfect time to get creative and make your own, affordable wreath! This is a cheap and fun project.

Is Brazil Ready?

Brazil is set to be the host for the 20th FIFA World Cup. This will be the second time Brazil has hosted the fútball championships. Tickets are already flying off the counters. Anticipation and excitement is in the air and volunteers are working hard in preparation.