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IU’s Wells Scholarship awarded to South seniors

February 10, 2021

This year, the Wells Scholarship, a prestigious award that guarantees a full ride to IU among other opportunities, was awarded...

No campus visits and plenty of Zoom: NCAA recruiting goes virtual

January 27, 2021

Covid-19 has canceled in person recruiting, how do collegiate hopeful athletes get noticed now? Just as the Covid-19 pandemic...

South students staying safe on the job, despite Covid

January 4, 2021

Many South students work jobs on top of their busy school driven schedules. This could be even more difficult amid the pandemic...

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BHSS sculpture students craft innovative book projects

BHSS sculpture students craft innovative book projects

December 9, 2020

South wrestling starts season with a family feeling

South wrestling starts season with a family feeling

December 9, 2020

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Boys tennis coach Matt Corry and players Ethan Uhls and Marcell Bohri talk about their season.

Some of us spent our quarantine months baking banana bread and watching Tiger King. Others spent them learning how to code apps. Hugo Rydel-Johnston, ...

February 22, 2021

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Seniors Josie Lobring and Katherine Zinkan discuss the upcoming Edgewood XC meet.
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Persimmon pudding for the soul

November 17, 2020

Fall is fully underway, and winter seems to be just around the corner. We’re still in a pandemic, we’ve just barely finished a nerve-wracking...

Bringing back letter-writing while helping the USPS

October 8, 2020

When was the last time you received a real letter in the mail? You might be hard-pressed to remember. In the digital age, mailing letters...

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