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Announcements – February 24, 2017

Announcements – February 24, 2017

Lizzy Anderson, Reporter
February 28, 2017
Filed under Announcements

Activity Announcements: There will be a track meeting today, February 24, after school on Mr. Zach Brown’s room. Bring passes to practice. Savelli’s is hiring hosts/bussers again.  If you would like a job at a really fun place, please see Ms. Wendy for more information. Today’s Activity/A...

Announcements – Febuary 23,2017

Announcements – Febuary 23,2017

Lizzy Anderson, Senior Reporter
February 23, 2017
Filed under Announcements

Activity Announcements: There will be a track meeting tomorrow, February 24, after school in Mr. Browns room. Bring passes to practice. Today’s Activity/Athletic Announcements: 8:00am – 8:30pm HONOR BAND - Colorado State University-Pueblo 3:30pm – 7:00pm FORENSICS @ World Schools Deb...

Announcements – February 21, 2017

Announcements – February 21, 2017

Lizzy Anderson, Senior Reporter
February 21, 2017
Filed under Uncategorized

Activity Announcements: There will be a track meeting Friday, February 24 after school on Mr. Browns room. Bring passes to practice. There will be a meeting in Ms. Lockard’s room (33) today during advisory for the students traveling to Mexico over spring break. Attention all Calculus stude...

Wrestling Sees Success at Regionals

Wrestling Sees Success at Regionals

Lizzy Anderson, Reporter
February 16, 2017
Filed under Sports

Wrestling regionals took place on February 10 and 11. Atticus Fredrickson (12) started his season late, but it only motivated him to be better. “As a season as a whole it has been pretty good for me successful,” he said. Fredrickson took 3rd place overall, which qualifies him for state, and has a 17-7 ...

Swim Team Hosts Senior Night, Qualifies for State

Swim Team Hosts Senior Night, Qualifies for State

Lizzy Anderson, Senior Reporter
January 27, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

On January 23 the Manitou Springs swim team competed in its last home meet of the season against St. Mary’s. The final score was 91-89, Manitou won. The win was bittersweet as it was also senior night. The swim team prepared to say goodbye to seven seniors, all who have been swimming all thr...

Annual Blood Drive Turnout Lower Than Expected

Annual Blood Drive Turnout Lower Than Expected

Kaitlyn Cashdollar, Senior Reporter
November 10, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

This fall's annual blood drive was understaffed and the signup list fell short. This past December, there were 52 donors. During this past drive, only 35 people donated. As well as donors, there was a shortage in volunteers. Mo Heiniger (12), the blood drive coordinator, said, "We had less volun...

Manitou Springs High School is Set to Receive New iPads

Manitou Springs High School is Set to Receive New iPads

Lizzy Anderson, Senior Reporter
May 4, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

After five years of students using the same iPad 2s,  Manitou Springs High School is set to receive new iPads for the 2016-2017 school year, pending school board approval at an upcoming meeting on May 16, 2016. The district would like to give the students the best technology and tools availabl...

GSTA Participates in Annual “Day of Silence”

GSTA Participates in Annual “Day of Silence”

Lizzy Anderson, Senior Reporter
April 18, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

The Day of Silence, which stands to bring awareness to anti-LGBT harassment, began in 1996 and has since became an international event. The Manitou Gay Straight Trans* Alliance (GSTA) participated in the event this year, on April 15. "We're silent to stand in solidarity with people in the LGBTQ...

March Mustangs of the Month Announced

March Mustangs of the Month Announced

Lizzy Anderson, Senior Reporter
March 18, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

The month’s Mustang’s of the Month for March are Mahalia Henschel (12) and Ryan Kosley (9). Henschel is the student body president and two-time State Champion cheerleader. “She’s my best friend, she’s makes me smile," said Kelsey Hartwig (12) “She’s the reason I did cheer.” Henschel was no...

Kellen Reid, 16, on Target to Receive Pilot’s License

Kellen Reid, 16, on Target to Receive Pilot’s License

Lizzy Anderson, Reporter
March 9, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

When most teenagers were learning how to drive a car, Kellen Reid (11) was busy learning how to fly a plane. Two weekends ago, Reid flew solo from Colorado Springs to Raton New Mexico, then to Pueblo and back to Colorado Springs. The trip, over 200 miles, is double the required 100 miles. The trip c...

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