Too Reliant? Are Schools Stuck On The Use of The Internet (Final)

Too Reliant? Are Schools Stuck On The Use of The Internet (Final)

May 17, 2019

The internet, a wonderful connecting force that has brought the world together and spread information throughout the world. Everything from the government to the school systems of the world use the world wide web, but is this truly a good thing? The lower class of America naturally doesn't have all of...

Beth McClain Northern Stars Interview

Beth McClain Northern Stars Interview

Erin Grodhaus

April 25, 2019

Beth McClain is the director of the Sheridan Northern Stars and has been for the last thirteen years. Everyone in show choir will tell you that she is an amazing mentor and someone you never get tired of-- even when singing, dancing, playing, or working the same show for months. But what does she think...

Energy Drinks: Are They A Risk At Sheridan?

Energy Drinks: Are They A Risk At Sheridan?

Josie Shafer, Author

April 19, 2019

The number of beverages in today's day in age are endless. Some may focus on their morning cup of coffee, others may focus on their afternoon protein shake, but what about energy drinks? Following multivitamins, energy drinks are the most popular dietary supplement consumed by American teens and young...

ASMR: Hyped Up?

ASMR: Hyped Up?

Ashleigh Craig, Editor

April 19, 2019

What is ASMR? You've probably heard the acronym ASMR floating around on Twitter and YouTube for a while now, but what does it mean? ASMR stands for autonomous sensory meridian response and it's characterized by what is described as "tingles". There is a good bit of controversy on how this works, ...

Top 5 Happiest Colleges in 2019

Top 5 Happiest Colleges in 2019

Sarah Snider, Author

April 17, 2019

  "Happiness from college students might be the cancelling of class or free food." For colleges, having happy students is much more important than you may think. Having happy students has lead to improvement of academics, extracurricular activities, and social life. These are top 5 happiest colleges: No.5. College of William and ...

Treasure Island

Treasure Island

Jayni Lamb and Carrie Shaffer, Authors

March 21, 2019

Treasure Island The Sheridan High School Drama Club will be enacting a play about the story of Jim Hawkins in Treasure Island. Treasure Island was originally written as a novel by Robert Louis Stevenson. However, there have been at least 24 major stage adaptations made, including movie and play produ...

Sheridan’s Hidden Vocalists

Sheridan’s Hidden Vocalists

Mitchell Wells and Jordan Barnett, Author

March 19, 2019

Sheridan is a school full of hidden talents. Whether it's being an athlete, being intelligent, or any other talent, Sheridan's got it all. The talent I took a closer look at was the singers. The singers with hidden talent that I asked to sing were: Jacqlyne Clevenger, Annalee Savon, and Mitchell Wells. Annalee...

College Readiness

College Readiness

Sarah Snider, Author

February 14, 2019

Juniors and seniors all around the world are getting ready to go to college. There are multiple things you need to know and consider when planning on going to college! Colin Powell once said, "There are no secretes to success. It is a result of preparation.". This quote is the true for getting the mindset...

Buzzing Their Way To The Top

Buzzing Their Way To The Top

Jayni Lamb, Author

February 12, 2019

The Sheridan General's Quiz Team is back in action after a one-year layoff. If you are not familiar with what Quiz Bowl is, the official Quiz Bowl website describes it as, "a game in which two teams compete head-to-head to answer questions from all areas of knowledge, including history, literature, science,...

Prom Budget

Prom Budget

Madison Snider, Author

January 28, 2019

Prom is told to be one of the most memorable nights of high school for juniors and seniors. There is so much excitement when getting ready and enjoying all the glamour, decorations, music, and food at prom. But there is one downside to prom, and that is how much money is spent for this one ni...

Veteran’s Day Tribute Story

Veteran’s Day Tribute Story

Sydney Amore, Author

November 9, 2018

I have always had an appreciation for our military and those who serve. Meeting with a veteran at Sheridan high school last week and learning about his story has only strengthened that appreciation. To be deployed and away from your family is a sacrifice in my eyes, one that I don’t believe I could ...

Welcome to the Very Welcoming Mrs. Studer

Welcome to the Very Welcoming Mrs. Studer

Akira, Author

October 29, 2018

Though many students of Sheridan think of the staff as just staff, they don't seem to understand that they're people with lives, families, and stories like ours. We may not think about it much, but the people behind desks, windows, and counters all have their own life ranging from practically anything...

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