Write On: Students’ express creativity through fiction writing

Riley Neil, Features editor

December 1, 2016

It all started with a blank Microsoft Word document and a few cool fonts on a bulky 2008 computer that got senior Andrew Gillihan into creative writing. He had wanted to try out all the different fonts, so he started messing around and typing out words. His messing around soon turned into him actually writing something real...

Football moms paint fieldhouse doors

Emma Kate Bockelman, Reporter

October 21, 2016

It is September 24, Saturday night, when the tragic news of Kyler Williams’ car wreck hit the city of Springdale. When Laura Scirto and Lucy Arce, two moms who painted the Har-Ber field house doors, heard about the news, they decided one way to honor him was to scrap their original game day idea and pay tribute to him thr...

The emotion that October runs on

Riley Neil, Features Editor

October 21, 2016

Fear: thick, uneven breathing and sweaty palms. The sound of a woman's scream that is played in every horror film and a forest at night covered in shadows. It is an emotion that everyone can picture with the way that is captured in October through haunted houses, scary movies, and recently, clowns running up and down the streets...

Fashion week 2016

Holland Primm, Editor in Chief

October 21, 2016

  Senior Mattie Boortz can be seen on nearly any given day sporting the latest and trendiest clothing as she walks down the hallways. Going to her closet to choose her stylish combinations becomes much easier with the help of this year’s fashion week. “The fashion trends that I’m incorporating into my wardrobe ...

Homecoming evolves over time

Payton Primm, News Editor

October 20, 2016

Library Media Specialist Cathy Vernor stands beside the punch bowl, dressed in a long formal gown, surrounded by the sound of a live band playing a lineup of dance-worthy hits. Vernor is a junior in high school, and she is enjoying her school's annual fall homecoming dance with her date and friends. “When I was in high schoo...

Drumline teaches discipline

Malorie Wiederkehr, Review Editor

October 20, 2016

As her pencil drops on the desk repeatedly, creating a beat that continues to aggravate the kids around her, junior Peyton Wilson taps out a piece playing in her head. The band is large community that is made up of 250 students, with 20 students participating in drumline. The drumline is a known, fun spirited part of this commun...

Debate competes in New Orleans

Will Crotts, Riley Neil

October 20, 2016

Hours of preparing and revising cases led to senior Anna Cook taking the stage and leading her team to successfully qualifying for a national qualifier tournament in New Orleans. In New Orleans, Louisiana the debate team faces new challenges from teams all over the nation with debate styles they have never seen before. “I...

AR pride

Riley Neil, Features Editor

October 19, 2016

  “I am thrilled! I have been waiting this day for my whole life!” Junior Maddy Oakley screamed with her hands covering her face while jumping around the living room. Her excitement matched the excitement on the television in front of her as the 2016-2017 Miss America was announced to the world. Savvy Shield...

A Motorcyle Rally With A Purpose

Chloe Mangham, Opinion Editor

October 14, 2016

As you walk down the crowded streets, loud bike engines roar all around you. Each step you take live music fills your ears as you walk to the beat.  The sweet and savory smell of rich barbeque sauce and smoke attacks your senses. Every year on Dixon Street, a motorcycle rally is held: Bikes, Blues, and Barbeque. This year,...

Students Share Inspiration to Share their Voice

Riley Neil, Features Editor

October 14, 2016

The ten year old girl stands with microphone in hand, belting out the National Anthem to the Har-Ber blue colored crowd. The bleachers, packed full of fans that stand with their right hand over their heart, listen to the girl carry the song through the whole football stadium. Once she hits the final note, the girl, now sopho...

The emotion that October runs on

Riley Neil, Features Editor

October 14, 2016

Fear: thick, uneven breathing and sweaty palms. The sound of a woman's scream that is played in every horror film and a forest at night covered in shadows. It is an emotion that everyone can picture with the way that is captured in October through haunted houses, scary movies, and recently, clowns running up and down the streets...

The Sojas Factor

Payton Primm, News Editor

October 6, 2016

Sitting amongst piles of AP Biology homework, sophomore Sojas Wagle breezes through it all in a matter of minutes. Science has always been his passion, but he finishes his homework so quickly this time because he has something else pulling at his attention: all of the work that needs to be done on this month's issue of his ne...

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