Keeping Springdale Fed

Avery Lanning, Reporter

April 13, 2020

While society is caught up in social distancing themselves, others are working hard to keep Springdale nourished and well fed. District faculty and transportation workers have helped students in need with sack lunches and breakfast. A good portion of students in our district rely on school lunches for food on a daily basis. Bein...

Teachers express concern for failing students

Kayla Rushton, Reporter

April 13, 2020

As AMI days have become the new normal for the rest of the school, students are having to change their work habits. Although a fragment of students have not been in touch with teachers. Students who failed the first semester and third quarter still have a chance to bring up their grade. “In terms of students that failed...I...

Topgolf hires reference from new employee

Kayla Rushton, Reporter

April 13, 2020

Good friends, senior Hannah Pianalto and senior Hailey Houston both work at Topgolf together. Although the two girls work in different areas. Pianalto works as a Golf Service Associate, while Houston works as a Shift Load Food Runner. Topgolf is not only a place to golf. It’s also a place to eat with friends and family and...

Local food pantries worry for the future.

Hailey Ross, Reporter

April 13, 2020

As recommended self isolation and social distancing persists into mid 2020, individuals and families who are struggling financially are looking elsewhere for food. Many turn towards churches like St. Raphael Catholic Church in Springdale, and they also look to local nonprofits like Lifesource located in Fayetteville.  T...

Even with 2020 vision, seniors didn’t see their year ending like this

Bailey Hopkins, Editor

April 13, 2020

On Sunday Mar. 15th, Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson announced that schools would be closing the week before spring break as a precautionary measure against the spread of COVID-19. Later, the return date was pushed back further, to April 20th. Now senior students await further information on the outcome of their senior  y...

Senior Journalist of the Year, Maddy Stout holds All American award winning 2019 yearbook in front of Har-Ber High School

Yearbook editor, Maddy Stout becomes first Har-Ber student to win Arkansas Journalist of the Year

April 13, 2020

On a night in early March, yearbook editor Maddy Stout jumped out of her bed and dashed to her paren...

Photo contributed by Sam Lewandowski

COVID-19 Contributes to Cancellation of STN Competition

April 13, 2020

In Washington D.C. twelve television students are stuffed into one single hotel room as they wait for reg...

Indecision by governor leaves seniors wondering

Lauren Burgin, Design Editor

April 10, 2020

Following the news of continued AMI days within the state, there has been a lot of uncertainty about seniors and what the rest of the year holds for them. “This is a pivotal time for our seniors and we want to ensure that the decisions that are made are best for all involved,” Associate Superintendent Dr. Marcia Smith said. As...

The Transition to Online Instruction is a Learning Curve For All

Emily Roberts, Reporter

April 8, 2020

In an attempt to reduce the effects of covid-19, strategic plans have been implemented to help maintain social distance. This has resulted in the closing of schools nationwide. Though school has closed, learning continues as Har-Ber students transitioned to an alternative method of instruction or AMI days via their Chromeboo...

Families Adjust to Life Inside

Emily Roberts, Reporter

April 8, 2020

As covid-19 continues to spread, families of all shapes and sizes are getting used to the new pace of life. “I’ve gotten to spend a lot more time with my family in these trying times. We just watch a lot of movies or just nap. It can be pretty rough at times but we all care for each other,” junior Lane Gilder said. ...

Junior Kailee Neil works at home on her courses that have been assigned as part of AMI.

Students adjust to online classes during pandemic

April 1, 2020

In between video game sessions (particularly ROT), senior Bryant Cassady sits at his house finishing his...

As weather warms, Easterling hits the lake

As weather warms, Easterling hits the lake

April 1, 2020

On April 1 every year, junior Paige Easterling steps into her wetsuit as she prepares to start her wa...

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