The Optimist

Library orders new books

Library orders new books

November 30, 2017

Fantasy Football: Week 13

Fantasy Football: Week 13

Logan Hanchett and J.T. Kelly

November 30, 2017

Song of the Week November 27th

Song of the Week November 27th

Calvin Prenkert, Seth Thomas, Ethan Baer, and William Gibbons

November 29, 2017

Fun with turkey

Jen Crystal, Staff Writer

November 29, 2017

"I feel like I could eat a horse". This phrase is heard around the country on Thanksgiving day. People count down the days until they can give thanks and eat copious amounts of food. While everyone knows that Thanksgiving is...

SAT to possibly replace ECA and ISTEP

Will Gibbons, Staff Writer

November 29, 2017

The MCCSC school board has been asked to take a vote on whether or not the SAT should be used as a replacement to the current standardized tests that are in place, such as the ECA and the ISTEP. South students had divided opin...

How to Date a Royal

Taylor Harmon, Staff Writer

November 28, 2017

Prince Harry’s engagement announcement to Meghan Markle was met with mourning around the world as people were hit with the reality that the last prince of England is no longer on the market. However, dating the redheaded royal hear...

Black Friday 2017

J.T. Kelly, Staff Writer

November 23, 2017

Thanksgiving break is in its prime, and Black Friday is tomorrow. For the stores that participate, Black Friday is the most successful day of the year. Around America, shopaholics rush from their Thanksgiving tables to pile out...

Fantasy Football: Week 12

Fantasy Football: Week 12

Logan Hanchett and J.T. Kelly

November 23, 2017

South Speaks: Thanksgiving traditions

South Speaks: Thanksgiving traditions

Jen Crystal, Staff Writer

November 22, 2017

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