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New year sparks new study methods

New year sparks new study methods
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?
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

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
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...

Mental Health: Seen in the Youth

Alison G.
December 5, 2017
An In-Depth about mental illnesses seen in elementary school children.

Christmas cheer knows no boundaries

Christmas cheer knows no boundaries
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
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
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
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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November 8, 2017
After a full year since election results, America looks back on President Trump's actions and evaluates his progress.

Sunday Candy

November 2, 2017
OHS senior describes the joy of eating a Snickers.

Get in the Halloween spirit

courtesy of AP Images
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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