The Optimist

Project Green Challenge heads to San Francisco

Lucia Davila, Staff Writer/Photographer

November 17, 2016

Throughout the month of October, junior Tamsin Stringer completed daily tasks dedicated to being more environmentally conscious, documenting her progress on social media. Her efforts were driven by Project Green Challenge (PG...

Panthers prepare for semi-state against Olympians

Lucy French, Staff Photographer

November 17, 2016

The Bloomington South football team plays in a semi-state game this Friday night, November 18th, against the Columbus East Olympians. This is how the football players are preparing for the game and what they are looking forward...

Stages to perform Brundibar

Stages to perform Brundibar

November 17, 2016

Panhandling – to give or not to give?

Lucia Davila, Staff Writer

November 17, 2016

Panhandling has been an issue in the downtown district of Bloomington for several years. The issue is most prominent on Kirkwood Ave, which is constantly swarmed by locals and IU students alike. The presence of panhandlers is...

No shave November for DM

No shave November for DM

November 16, 2016

Panthers try to reach state final for first time in 18 years

Ethan Baer, Sports Writer

November 16, 2016

The Panthers are coming off a dominant win against Castle in a regional playoff game that avenged last season's only loss. This week, South squares off against a very tough opponent in Columbus East. Both football teams have had...

Seasonal Depression and how we discuss mental health

Isabelle Neal, Staff Writer

November 16, 2016

At 2 a.m on Nov. 6 people all over the United States set their clocks back an hour to mark the end of daylight savings time. While this may seem like a routine practice, its effects on one’s mental health can be harmful. Seas...

Panther Football Regional

November 15, 2016

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