The End of Senior Year: Much Sooner Than We Hoped

The End of Senior Year: Much Sooner Than We Hoped

Murphy Van Balen

April 2, 2020

For every high school senior, the last few months of school are bittersweet. We are all excited to leave, to start our own adventure doing what we love, but none of us are ready to say goodbye to the memories we made within the halls. We are all ready to experience the final milestones every graduate...

Why Should You Take Post-Secondary Classes?

Why Should You Take Post-Secondary Classes?

Abby Clouse, Author

March 2, 2020

Several students will graduate high school with no idea of what they want to do next. Throughout our high school career we are told about hundreds of different pathways we can take in high school, as well as after, all of which can be extremely overwhelming. Some of these pathways include taking post-secondary...

A Big Star in a Small Town

A Big Star in a Small Town

Paige Fisher, Author

February 26, 2020

This year Sheridan High School hosted the fifth annual "Groundhog Breakfast." This event is put on by the Perry County Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber puts this event together every year, having high-schoolers, such as members of Student Council and National Honors Society serve breakfast to the guests....

The Hidden – Bullying

The Hidden – Bullying

Abbie East, Author

February 10, 2020

School is a place that we are supposed to be learning. In some cases, kids have made school a place to bully, sell drugs, or even do drugs. Bullying is one of the most overlooked, and yet, troublesome issues that schools and students face. It is really sad when you think about how kids know that some...

Talent Spotlight: She Thinks His Tractor’s Sexy

Talent Spotlight: She Thinks His Tractor’s Sexy

Murphy Van Balen, editor-in-chief

February 10, 2020

When people think of show choir, their first impressions are not the countless hours that are required  or the work it takes to make props, nor the anxiety that comes with singing to a crowd, they think of jazz hands and sparkles. This is simply not true - it takes hours of work and commitment. Taking...

My High School experience

My High School experience

Jadelynn Selegue, Author

February 5, 2020

High school is not what High School Musical is played out to be. Freshman orientation was beyond scary for me. I came from a private catholic school in somerset, Holy Trinity. My 8th grade class had around 13 people in it so it was a huge change when I saw 135 people in my class. While at Holy Tri...

(Final)The Impeachment Of Trump: Is It Going To Happen Or No?

(Final)The Impeachment Of Trump: Is It Going To Happen Or No?

Brooklyn Jennings, Author

December 19, 2019

The topic of impeaching Trump has been buzzing for the past weeks, with all of the opinions, debates, conflicts, and confusion, on December 18th, 2019 we will figure out if the 3rd impeachment of U.S history will occur. There are many opinions being spoken of throughout the country. I took a closer look at it all and went throu...

Football, Just Kidding I just Wanted You To Read This Article

Football, Just Kidding I just Wanted You To Read This Article

Lindsay Longworth, Author

December 17, 2019

Sports at Sheridan is everything. You always hear about how the football team either won or lost the game on Friday. Or how the basketball team is going to state. You even hear about who did the best at the last track meet. All of these sports always get so much funding from the school and sponsors....

How to Live a Happier Life

How to Live a Happier Life

Brooklyn Jennings, Author

December 5, 2019

" If you want to live a happy life tie it to a goal, not people or things." - Albert Einstein. Happiness is craved by many people but they don't put the effort in to change their mindset or feelings toward life. Being happy all the time is not realistic but being sad all the time should not be an option....

The Life Of A Teenage Father

The Life Of A Teenage Father

Christian Moran, Author

November 7, 2019

"It's crazy." Gabriel Betts said to me in reference to his two year old daughter, Paisley. Gabriel, now 17, was only 15 years of age when his daughter came into his world. "I will admit, Paisley was not planned. When we found out Paisley's Mom was pregnant, we were surprised but determined to be good...

Sheridan High School Rage Cage

Sheridan High School Rage Cage

Graci Hamilton, Author

October 29, 2019

What do you think of when you here the words ' Student Section '? You immediately imagine a bunch of high school kids cheering on their team. But, here at Sheridan, the Sheridan Student Section does WAY more than just cheering and creating themes. We do dances with the band, make up cheers on the spot, get the crowd...

A Month in Japan.

A Month in Japan.

Murphy Van Balen, Author-in-Chief

October 23, 2019

Japan- Tokyo! What an experience it was. From day one it was obvious that the Japanese culture was much different from America. The people were extremely polite and cared more about not being a bother to others than about their own personal needs. Many of those with an interest in Japan know that...

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