Dance decorating: The student council that never sleeps

Student Body President Carter Sandras (12) admires his peer's handiwork as the night drags on.

Leland Spangler, Reporter

February 10, 2015

“The city never sleeps” is a common cliche when describing the nightlife around major metropolitan areas such as New York City, Chicago, and Los Angeles. Interestingly enough, this phrase is rarely attributed to Manitou Springs High School despite the seemingly perpetual Student Council presence. ...

Student Council wins awards for 2014 Drive Smart week

Student Council wins awards for 2014 Drive Smart week

Hunter Sherraden, Reporter

February 4, 2015

A big congratulations is in order for the Manitou Springs High School student council. Led by Mrs. Alice Stoneback, Student-Body President Carter Sandras, and Student Body Vice President Leland Spangler, they have won $795 in prize money this year through their Drive Smart campaign. Each year, high...

Drive Smart Campaign Confronts Careless Driving

Drive Smart Campaign Confronts Careless Driving

Ted Weiss, Reporter

November 21, 2014

"We're incomplete without you" was put up this week on every single Manitou Springs High School locker. That's one motto being emphasized during Manitou Springs High School Drive Smart campaign. Drive Smart is a two week campaign that has been running over the last few years at Manitou. Manitou...

For The Love Of The Game: Boys Soccer

Captain Leland Spangler dribbles the ball against CSCS

Ted Weiss and Daisy Erickson

November 6, 2014

  As Manitou Springs Boys Soccer Team rode home from their playoff game against Crested Butte, it all seemed like smiles. At the back of the bus, players were singing their favorite songs in unison, attitudes were high and happy. Although it wasn't a fairy tale ending for the Mustangs, as...

Manitou’s Student Council and the Students Who Lead It

Executive board president, Carter Sandras (12), leads an official Student Council meeting.

James Kilroy, Reporter

October 22, 2014

Behind every dance or event that Manitou students attend, or posters and decorations line in the hallway, there is one committee that is behind it all. Student Council, a group of elected students, controls extra-curricular activities and puts together events for the school's enjoyment. The grou...

Fall Sports Preview: Boys’ Soccer is Ready for Anything

In addition to being co-captain of the soccer team, Spangler (12) is Student-Body Vice President, President of National Honor Society, and plans to apply to Stanford University in Stanford, California.

Meghann Root

September 11, 2014

This year, the boys' soccer team have set their goals and are climbing to reach them. But it's the two captains, seniors Carter Sandras and Leland Spangler, that are pushing the team to strive and make those goals come true. Spangler has been a varsity player since his freshman year. So far in hi...

Manitou’s First Color Dance is an Undeniable Success

Senior Hunter Adcock shows off her fabulous attire before the dance.

Aidan Epstein

September 10, 2014

Amongst a mist of red, green, yellow, and orange, a crowd accumulated for a night of ecstatic movement. On Saturday, August 30th, Student-Body President, Carter Sandras (12), and Junior class representative, Taylor Finn (11), saw their idea for the high school's first Color Dance manifest in full ...

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