So, How Did You Get That Through The Metal Detectors?

Lillie Leasure, Layout Editor

December 10, 2019

Were you even at school on October 25th if you didn’t see at least one person “arrested” and stopped by construction?  Senior dress up day; a students favorite, but a teachers worst nightmare.  A day that some seniors dread while some have known what they were doing since freshman year. Also...

Haunted Houses, Corn Mazes, and Pumpkin Picking

Haunted Houses, Corn Mazes, and Pumpkin Picking

Brooke Vioral, Staff Writer

December 6, 2019

If you like weather that is not too hot or not too cold, going to haunted houses, and spooky things, then this is the time of year you love. “My favorite fall memory from this year was going to a pumpkin patch,” said sophomore Mia Stephanovich. Another fun fall activity that people like to...

Providing a Sense of Community

Providing a Sense of Community

Marissa Melius, Staff Writer

November 27, 2019

There have been lots of new things at Knoch High School this year, one of those things being the addition of a bocce team. While the sport is new to the school, the teacher sponsoring this is not: Mrs. Bocci. One might think her name alone would qualify her for the position, and even she agrees. “How...

Recreating Celebrity Instagram Posts (only I have a dress code)

Recreating Celebrity Instagram Posts (only I have a dress code)

Sammy Jo Barnes, Editor-In-Chief

November 26, 2019

Have you ever seen the Buzzfeed or Youtube videos about recreating celeb Instagram photos?  Well, I decided to try it myself.  I’m honestly not sure why I wanted to do this, but it turned out to be so fun and I’m glad I did.  Some of them are pretty good.  Some of them...not so much. Celebrities...

Inside the Lives of Student Dancers

Inside the Lives of Student Dancers

Natalie Totterdale, staff writer

November 25, 2019

Many student athletes have very busy and stressful schedules with all of their activities, but many teachers and other students often overlook a specific group: dancers. A lot of people don’t realize just how much dancers do inside and outside of school. Senior Kayla Travis listed all of the...

Take Notes or Perish

Take Notes or Perish

Bryn Krason, Staff Writer

November 25, 2019

Notes: everyone has to take them. I myself have notes that most teachers would describe as “guys handwriting” in a lady’s detail. There are a million different ways to do them. Some don’t take notes and then there are a few that write them in class and then rewrite and highlight at home...

Contagious Crutches

Contagious Crutches

Paige Duke, Staff Writer

November 22, 2019

Three minute before the bell there’s a mass wave of kids clicking their crutches throughout the hallways while escorted by a friend’s carrying his or her bags. These are the sounds of injured students hobbling to class, something that is the new norm for Knoch High students. “The students are...

#BoysDanceToo

#BoysDanceToo

Grace Poeppel, Staff Writer

October 20, 2019

There are millions of dancers around the world both male and female. Growing up as a dancer for anyone isn't easy, but especially for boys. They often get bullied because being a boy dancer isn't cool. Now on top of that, imagine hearing an adult on live TV making fun of a boy for dancing. For mos...

Basic Is Out, Vsco Is In

Basic Is Out, Vsco Is In

Brooke Vioral, Staff Writer

October 16, 2019

  It used to be the “basic white girl” look: Ugg Boots, Eos Chapstick, and Starbucks. But we have evolved as a society. Basic is out, Vsco is in.  The word Vsco is a term generally used as an insult for a young woman who posts trendy pictures of herself edited on the app Vsco.  “A Vs...

Truffys’s Transatlantic Trip

Truffys’s Transatlantic Trip

Adison Trofimuk, Staff Writer

October 9, 2019

If I had to describe my trip to Germany in one word, it would be AMAZING! So I'm going to be focusing on what the entire trip was like. This is going to be a really scuffed telling of what my trip was like to Germany. So it was like July 4th, well it was July 4th, and the only reason I remember th...

Vaping: The Cloudy Truth

Vaping: The Cloudy Truth

Claire Lindsey, Opinion Editor

October 7, 2019

E-cigarettes have been around since 2003. Invented by a Chinese scientist by the name of Hon Lik, electronic vaping mechanisms became a remedy to end the smoking epidemic. However, the original purpose of these mechanisms was commandeered by today’s youth. As scientists observed the decrease of...

Take On The Challenge

Take On The Challenge

Caroline Ejzak, Layout Editor

October 7, 2019

A girl with a theory. Two high school students with the intention of causing harm. Personal diaries becoming a beacon of hope. An awful tragedy slowly making a positive difference in the world. Rachel Joy Scott thought that one person could start a chain reaction, little did she know she would be that...

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