The Optimist

The impact of year round sports

John Law, Sports Writer

May 3, 2019

One sport ends and another one begins. In recent years, this has become a regular routine for most high school athletes. With the constant shifting of IHSAA rules, student-athletes are having increasingly less free time and are forced t...

2019 Golden Globes recap

2019 Golden Globes recap

January 10, 2019

“Venom” review

“Venom” review

November 15, 2018

“A Star is Born” review

“A Star is Born” review

Taylor Harmon, Editor

November 12, 2018

Anti-abortion protests at South

Paige Litkenhous, Staff Writer

October 5, 2018

Last week, South students were surprised by graphic photographs displayed in front of the soccer fields. Several large posters displayed pictures of fetuses that had been aborted. The posters were part of a protest over abortion...

LOTS Senior survival guide

Tommy Beggs, Staff Writer

September 28, 2018

Everyone who went to Bradford Woods as a fifth grader remembers their camp experience. These memories, whether they be positive or negative, often include the LOTS Seniors, hiking, cabin antics and the ever present mosquitoes...

MCCSC right to turn down handheld scanners

Katie Apple, Staff Writer

September 21, 2018

Schools across the country have been taking measures to better secure and protect students from armed attacks. MCCSC superintendent Judy DeMuth proposed the idea of distributing free security scanners, or metal detectors, to schools....

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