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Hecker Impacts Classroom

Hecker Impacts Classroom

Avarielle S. '23, Writer

October 12, 2020

This is a personality profile on Miss. Hecker.

Masks around Olentangy

Masks around Olentangy

Taylor O. '21, Writer

October 9, 2020

Here are students and teachers around Olentangy, rating and talking about their favorite mask!

Thomas joins Olentangy staff

Thomas joins Olentangy staff

Anneliese H. '23, Writer

October 5, 2020

This article explains Ansley Thomas' journey from school to her career.

Food trucks adapt to Covid-19

FILE - In this July 1, 2020, file photo, Abel Gomez waits for his order at Mariscos Linda food truck as dining tables are sealed off with caution tape due to the coronavirus pandemic in Los Angeles. Gov. Gavin Newsom announced a new, color-coded process Friday, Aug. 28, 2020, for reopening California businesses amid the coronovirus pandemic that is more gradual than the state's current rules to guard against loosening restrictions too soon. Counties will move through the new, four-tier system based on their number of cases and percentage of positive tests. It will rely on those two metrics to determine a tier: case rates and the percentage of positive tests. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)

Lauren H. '22, Writer

October 5, 2020

The Coronavirus shut down all restaurants due to safety concerns of indoor seating. This was a problem food trucks could maneuver around and continue serving their community.

Suicide prevention month raises awareness

Germany's Daniel Altmaier comforts Italy's Matteo Berrettini, left, after winning his third round match of the French Open tennis tournament in three sets, 6-2, 7-6 (7-5), 6-4, at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France, Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)

Jaylynn B. '23, Writer

October 5, 2020

September was suicide prevention month. This article shows why we have suicide prevention month.

Chadwick Boseman shocks world

Chadwick Boseman shocks world

Anneliese H. '23, Writer

October 2, 2020

Explains the circumstances and consequences of Chadwick Boseman's death. (Photo from Wikimedia Commons, Gage Skidmore)

Nation becomes familiar with masks

A boy wears a Spiderman face mask amid the spread of the new coronavirus in Bogota, Colombia, Thursday, April 30, 2020. (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara)

Lauren H. '22, Writer

October 2, 2020

Coronavirus has created a new type of lifestyle for society. This new lifestyle has put a spotlight on the use of masks.

CoronaVirus delays vacations

CoronaVirus delays vacations

Addison P. '21, Writer

May 11, 2020

This is about how the coronavirus has affected daily life and how people travel across the world. Got sources from Washington Post and other teachers here at OHS.

Saint Patrick’s Day represents culture

Saint Patrick’s Day represents culture

Savannah C. ‘22, Writer

May 11, 2020

St.Patrick’s Day, a holiday celebrated world-wide, comes with an immense amount of history! Read this article to delve into facts about Ireland’s famous day of celebration!

Spring quarantine requires productivity

Spring quarantine requires productivity

Addison P. '21, Writer

May 11, 2020

Due to the closing of schools for the remainder or year and the nationwide quarantine, students are left with little motivation. This article will talk about the ways in which students can remain productive for the rest of the year

Kobe Bryant dies at 41

Kobe Bryant salutes to the fans in his last NBA game where he dropped 60 points in a !01-96 victory on April 13, 2016.  The Los Angeles Lakers played the Utah Jazz.

Sam H.'22, Writer

March 9, 2020

This story is about the death of Kobe Bryant and the legacy he left behind. Also have quotes from OHS Head Basketball coach and others.

Olentangy battles to be in the know

Olentangy battles to be in the know

Hanna S.'22, Writer

February 24, 2020

This story is about an after-school group at OHS, called In the Know. It is a program that resembles Jeopardy. Students to participate in it to test their general knowledge.

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