The Optimist

Schools closed until August, seniors robbed

John Law, Editor

April 2, 2020

That's it. Just like that, school is closed for the rest of the year. If it were even two months ago, no one could've predicted such an occurrence, but now it's all gone. Prom, spring sports seasons, senior skip day, graduation,...

Where do they go?

Lizzie Allen, Staff Writer

March 3, 2020

An average of 30 students unenroll from South every year. Some move states, some move schools, but the few who remain in town disappear from school rosters and into the unknown listed as “home-schooled” on state records. But...

Liberal arts still have value in a STEM world

Eric Johnsen, Staff Writer

May 25, 2017

As college rapidly approaches, seniors at South (including me) are starting to think more about possible majors. These days there is a lot of pressure to major in something ‘practical’ with high job placement, like business...

Graduation speaker tryout applications due Friday

Graduation speaker tryout applications due Friday

Gabbie Hetrick, Staff Writer

April 7, 2016

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