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New year sparks new study methods

New year sparks new study methods

Addison P. '21, Writer

January 21, 2020

The year 2020 has arrived and students are making their basic New Years resolutions to get better grades and study more second semester. These tips and tricks for studying will ensure straight A's on students report cards this semester.

Are all resolutions predestined for failure?

Are all resolutions predestined for failure?

Aubrey V. '19, Writer

January 11, 2018

Will your resolutions finally prevail? Understand more about what's working against you and ways to overcome the challenges.

School’s protocol for dealing with diseases

Delaney W. '19, Writer

December 12, 2017

As Hand, Foot and Mouth disease rampaged through OHS, many wondered how the school would handle it.

Students feel academic pressure at Olentangy

Students feel academic pressure at Olentangy

Maggie M. '19, Writer

December 5, 2017

Olentangy Local School District is one of the most prestigious districts in the state  with the three high schools ranked at eighth, 12th and 18th according to U.S.News. Olentangy’s slogan is “Our mission is to facilitate maximum learning for every student.” Some students at Olentangy feel thi...

Mental Health: Seen in the Youth

Alison G.

Ali G. '19, Writer

December 5, 2017

An In-Depth about mental illnesses seen in elementary school children.

Christmas cheer knows no boundaries

Christmas cheer knows no boundaries

Aubrey V. '19, Writer

November 21, 2017

Debate for the holiday season- decorate the house early for Christmas! Thanksgiving is a pit stop.

Don’t decorate for Christmas until after Thanksgiving

Don’t decorate for Christmas until after Thanksgiving

Delaney W, Writer

November 21, 2017

Debate for the holiday season- don't decorate homes early, let Thanksgiving have the spotlight.

Thanksgiving warrants history lesson

Thanksgiving warrants history lesson

Taryn D. '19, Writer

November 20, 2017

With the holidays around the corner, people know very little about Thanksgiving. Here is your history lesson.

Who killed JonBenet Ramsey?

Source: AP Images

Reagan H. '19, Writer

November 8, 2017

The biggest unsolved mystery: who killed America's sweetheart, JonBenet Ramsey?

America analyzes Trump’s first year after election

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Will M. '19, Writer

November 8, 2017

After a full year since election results, America looks back on President Trump's actions and evaluates his progress.

Sunday Candy

Michael C.

November 2, 2017

OHS senior describes the joy of eating a Snickers.

Get in the Halloween spirit

courtesy of AP Images

Emily S. '19, Writer

October 31, 2017

The end of October means one thing: Halloween. Here is your simple guide to costumes, candy and trick-or-treat.

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