The Optimist

Taylor Harmon
You probably know me as that girl who trips and falls constantly, often in public places. Lover of plants, ice cream, Julie Andrews and Meryl Streep.

Taylor Harmon, Editor

Mar 08, 2019
Ways to celebrate Women’s History Month (Story)
Feb 26, 2019
Faculty taste-test: The World’s Hottest Chocolate (Story)
Feb 18, 2019
Graduation checklist for seniors (Story)
Feb 05, 2019
Cast of “Guilio Cesare” performs sneak peek for South (Story)
Feb 01, 2019
Sprinkler bursts in atrium (Story)
Jan 23, 2019
Girls basketball conference champs (Story)
Jan 18, 2019
Bundle up, South, it’s winter and the school is cold (Story)
Jan 09, 2019
Netflix’s “Bird Box” review (Story)
Dec 17, 2018
Ways to give back this holiday season (Story)
Nov 29, 2018
Keep climbing with future flight attendant Larissa Callahan (Story)
Nov 27, 2018
Junior Lara Breithaupt wins Project Green Challenge (Story)
Nov 16, 2018
Dance Marathon hosts dodgeball (Story)
Nov 12, 2018
“A Star is Born” review (Story)
Nov 07, 2018
Druuling for Juul (Media)
Oct 28, 2018
Theatre South presents “Proof” (Story)
Oct 03, 2018
Trump to test FEMA warning (Story)
Sep 28, 2018
Homecoming king and queen crowned (Story)
Sep 27, 2018
National Honor Society hosts blood drive (Story)
Sep 18, 2018
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with tres leches cake (Story/Media)
Aug 23, 2018
South department chairs attend Stop the Bleed (Story)
Aug 17, 2018
Students from Italy, Slovenia and Spain visit The Optimist (Story)
Aug 14, 2018
“Breaking it down” with Green Camino: curbside composting (Story)
Jun 04, 2018
Class of 2018 graduation (Story)
May 23, 2018
Free t-shirts given to students who download new athletic app (Story)
Apr 25, 2018
North vs. South softball game tonight- JV @5:30, varsity to follow (Story)
Apr 10, 2018
LOTS Senior applications due friday (Story)
Mar 29, 2018
Student-run clothing company: Mirage Way (Story)
Mar 26, 2018
Song of the week- March 19th (Story)
Mar 26, 2018
Bloomington students organize March For Our Lives in downtown Bloomington (Media)
Mar 21, 2018
Students participate in tornado drill (Story)
Mar 10, 2018
Song of the week- March 6th (Story)
Mar 05, 2018
Club pictures (Story)
Mar 01, 2018
Song of the week- February 26 (Story)
Feb 28, 2018
Panthers for Parkland (Story)
Feb 22, 2018
BHSS to change locked doors policy on Feb. 26 (Story)
Feb 20, 2018
Song of the week- February 18th (Story)
Feb 12, 2018
Post graduation plans: the U.S. Navy (Story)
Feb 06, 2018
Physics II classes create circuit boards (Story)
Jan 31, 2018
South wishes Corbin Calvert happy birthday (Story)
Jan 25, 2018
Theatre South rehearses for “Footloose” (Story)
Jan 21, 2018
Red Hot for Riley (Gallery) (Story)
Jan 18, 2018
Red Hot for Riley spirit week: college day (Story)
Jan 01, 2018
New year’s resolutions: part 1 (Story)
Dec 21, 2017
Band performs mini-Christmas concert in atrium (Story)
Dec 15, 2017
Dance Marathon hosts first ever karaoke night (gallery) (Story)
Dec 08, 2017
Students participate in Hour of Code (Story)
Dec 05, 2017
Battle of the Krogers (Story)
Nov 30, 2017
Library orders new books (Story)
Nov 28, 2017
How to Date a Royal (Story)
Nov 09, 2017
No Shave November (Story)
Nov 02, 2017
Sounds of South begins rehearsing for Christmas concert (Story)
Nov 01, 2017
#MeToo, a social shift (Story)
Oct 27, 2017
Service dog, Denali, visits South (Story)
Oct 23, 2017
Students visit state journalism convention (Story)
Oct 06, 2017
Students Review APUSH Before School (Story)
Oct 03, 2017
Song of the week- October 1st (Guest Edition) (Story)
Oct 02, 2017
Students Respond to Tragedy in Las Vegas (Story)
Oct 02, 2017
Chocolate Moose returns to B-town (Story)
Oct 01, 2017
Homecoming Court 2017 (Story)
Sep 22, 2017
NHS members run Blood Drive sign up during all lunches (Story)
Sep 20, 2017
Townie Hotspot (Story)
Sep 17, 2017
Reminder: Sign up for Hoosiers Outrun Cancer! Join Team South! (Story)
Sep 05, 2017
What’s with the Sack? (Media)
Sep 05, 2017
Townie Hotspot List (Story)
Aug 31, 2017
IU fans get excited for tonight’s game! #TwinThursday (Story)
Aug 24, 2017
Freshman run for student council (Story)
Aug 17, 2017
First Boy’s Soccer home game tonight at 7:30! (Story)
Aug 15, 2017
Your solar eclipse questions answered (Story)
May 18, 2017
Kittens visit the Large Group Room! (Story)
May 04, 2017
New computers arrive for teachers! (Story)
Apr 24, 2017
Post-Prom Sleep Deprivation: A Student Epidemic (Story)
Apr 21, 2017
Extreme Promposals, a Q&A with Luke Domer and Sam Helm (Story)
Apr 20, 2017
Students hold Earth Day presentation (Story)
Apr 13, 2017
NHS Honor Cords (Story)
Apr 13, 2017
Students Rehearse For Destructive Driving Presentation (Story)
Apr 12, 2017
Student teacher celebrates last day at BHSS (Story)
Apr 10, 2017
Is Protest Pointless? (Story)
Mar 22, 2017
Gymnastics Team Goes to State (Story)
Mar 02, 2017
Sophomores continue ISTEP testing (Story)
Feb 23, 2017
Setting the Stage for the Final Rehearsal of “Working” (Story)
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Taylor Harmon