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Molly Wagschal
Molly Wagschal is returning to the Optimist for her second year. She is a goat enthusiast and has a great passion for the Spanish language. Molly also enjoys playing the violin and listening to Latin pop music.

Molly Wagschal, Editor

May 23, 2018
Seniors prank teachers with plastic wrap (Story)
May 04, 2018
Students learn about world cultures on Diversity Day (Story)
Apr 20, 2018
Bloomington students rally during National School Walkout (Story)
Mar 29, 2018
Army parks recruitment van outside of South (Story)
Feb 28, 2018
Editorial: What can high school students do to prevent gun violence? (Story)
Jan 29, 2018
Youth survey focuses more on drug and alcohol use, less on mental health (Story)
Jan 11, 2018
MLK Jr. day activities (Story)
Dec 20, 2017
South lacks sufficient AP arts and humanities (Story)
Sep 21, 2017
Hispanic Heritage Month in Bloomington (Story)
Aug 14, 2017
Bloomington residents rally for Charlottesville (Story)
May 15, 2017
Mix it Up at Lunch day (Story)
Apr 27, 2017
The bees are gone…or are they? (Story)
Apr 21, 2017
Global Youth Service Day (Story)
Apr 19, 2017
Ready for baseball season! (Story)
Apr 05, 2017
Orchestra trip to Orlando (Story)
Mar 30, 2017
Liam Murphy’s environmental activism (Story)
Mar 08, 2017
Anti-Semitism: a rising threat? (Story)
Feb 24, 2017
AP exam registration (Story)
Feb 07, 2017
Fake news event (Story)
Jan 26, 2017
Ben Zumbrun wins Scholastic Art awards (Story)
Jan 26, 2017
Sophia Ren wins Wells Scholarship (Story)
Dec 22, 2016
Swim team traditions (Story)
Dec 15, 2016
New app “points” students in right direction (Story)
Dec 08, 2016
The Glass Menagerie (Story)
Dec 01, 2016
Community leadership meeting (Story)
Nov 17, 2016
A Meatless Thanksgiving (Story)
Nov 04, 2016
PAC Food Drive (Story)
Oct 03, 2016
College fair (Story)
Sep 09, 2016
Power Outage Leads to Three-day Weekend (Story)
Sep 01, 2016
New Student Group Promotes Environmental Sustainability (Story)
Aug 25, 2016
Interesting Dreams (Story)
Aug 16, 2016
South Speaks: Adjusting to BHSS (Story)
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