The Optimist

Senior goodbyes

Senior goodbyes

May 9, 2020

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,...

Ryser Memorial Scholarship award

Iona Pfingston, Staff Writer

March 21, 2018

The Writers Guild at Bloomington is offering a scholarship for an MCCSC student to attend the Indiana University Writers’ Conference. The conference, which will be held from June 2-6 on the IU Bloomington campus, will host w...

Local scholarship opportunities

Iona Pfingston, Staff Writer

March 6, 2018

Some of the most often overlooked opportunities for college scholarships come from within the local community. These scholarships often have a much smaller pool of applicants, so your chances of receiving one may be significan...

Five scholarships to apply for

Allison Neal, Co-editor

February 23, 2016

As college acceptance and rejection letters role in, seniors have to decide where they're going and how to pay for it. Here are five scholarships South seniors can apply for: American Foreign Service Association National High Sc...

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