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Unfrosted was released by Netflix on May 3.

Review: Unfrosted

Marisa Fonkert, Junior Reporter May 22, 2024

“Unfrosted” is a new movie that was released to Netflix on May 3. The movie is based around the invention of Pop Tarts and the rivalry between Kellogg’s and Post. Both cereal companies...

Lana Kahtava (11) and Kai Jacobson(12) begin to present the awards for the night.

Theater students celebrate The Larry’s

Ari Clark, Senior Reporter May 22, 2024

Funny Story by Emily Henry was released on April 23, 2024.

Book of the month – May: Funny Story

Katelyn Fonkert, Senior Reporter May 13, 2024

Emily Henry never misses; and with her latest novel “Funny Story”, the author has proved once again that she is the queen of the romance genre. “Funny Story” follows Daphne and Miles after they...

Juan Carlos’s latest movie “Damsel” came out on March 8.

Review: “Damsel”

Marisa Fonkert, Junior Reporter April 8, 2024

“Damsel” is a newly released movie that can be found on Netflix. The movie is based around the princess named Elody, played by Millie Bobby Brown, who lives with her family in a suffering kingdom,...

Mac Millers fifth mixtape, Best Day Ever,  was released March 11, 2011.

Review: Mac Miller “Best Day Ever”

Maddox Milar, Junior Reporter April 4, 2024

March 11 was the 13th anniversary of the mixtape “Best Day Ever” by American rapper Mac Miller. The mixtape was released March 11, 2011 by Rostrum Records following Miller's last mixtape “K.I.D.S.”  While...

Pensive made with charcoal on paper.

Independent study art gallery: Ethan Anderson

Morgan Flannery, Editor-in-Chief March 22, 2024

For students who want to pursue more advanced art courses and have personalized guidance for their portfolios, an independent study is the way to go. This program is only available to 11th and 12th...

Beket Wendell-Evans, Isaac Boczkiewicz and Meghan Taylor run the script for the spring play for practice at MSHS on Mar. 6. The first rehearsal was on Mar. 5.

A final theater production for class of 2024

Cordelia Portman, Senior Reporter March 11, 2024

This spring, MSHS students will be putting on “The Snow” at the district auditorium. For a handful of seniors, this will be their final high school production. Megan Taylor, a senior participating...

Bride by Ali Hazelwood released on February 6, 2024.

Book of the month – February: Bride

Katelyn Fonkert, Senior Reporter February 29, 2024

Ali Hazelwood’s “Bride” is a vampyre/werewolf, paranormal romance that is much better than “Twilight.” This book is unlike any other vampyre/werewolf book that I have ever read, and is actually...

Kai Jacobson (12) and Abby Steen  leave Manitou Springs High School with cheers from the students and staff on Thursday, Feb. 8. They arrived at the Buell Theater of Downtown Denver and began rehearsing with the rest of the choir for their performance that Saturday.

Kai Jacobson performs with All-State Honor Choir

Dalton Gates, Multimedia Editor February 20, 2024

Colorado All-State Honor Choir, often referred to as just All-State, is a honor choir open to all upper-classman Colorado students. This year among the many auditioners, senior Kai Jacobson was selected...

The Manitou Movie Club was proposed by 2 students Brooklyn Oursler (12) and Liam Linster(11) to bring students who love film and cinema together. The Manitou Movie Club promotion poster was created with canva.

Manitou Movie Club awaits approval

Katelyn Fonkert, Senior Reporter February 13, 2024

MSHS students Brooklyn Oursler (12) and Liam Linster (11) are working with science teacher, Andrew Slama, and principal, Anna Conrad, to create and potentially introduce the Manitou Movie Club. Slama...

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