• October 810/13 Chalk Art and Hallway Decorating 1-5 p.m.
  • October 810/11 Culture of Kindness Tailgate at 4 p.m.
  • October 410/16 PSAT Testing, No School for Seniors
  • September 3010/18 No School - StuCo FallCo

Senioritis: What Are the Side Effects?

Senioritis: What Are the Side Effects?

Téa Santos and Meara Sauer

May 1, 2019

With the end of the school year drawing near, both students and teachers are faced with the crippling effects of senioritis. Senioritis is best described as a decrease in motivation during a student’s last year in high school, growing worse as the end of the year approaches. “It has a trickle-down...

Wrestling Regionals: Make It Or Break It

Wrestling Regionals: Make It Or Break It

Allie Robbins, Photography Editor

February 19, 2019

All Manitou Springs High School Varsity Wrestlers will be heading to Regionals on February 15th and 16th. This is a state qualifying meet where the top four placers in each individual weight category will wrestle next week in the Pepsi Center. Seniors and returning state qualifiers Byrd McCarley (12)...

Spill the Tea: Inside Look at Digital Photo’s Latest Project

Spill the Tea: Inside Look at Digital Photo’s Latest Project

Meara Sauer, Junior Reporter

February 6, 2019

In his digital photo class, Paul Bonner assigned the class a project that pushed their creativity and made them tell a story with just photos. The project was coffee themed, but the students were allowed to tell their story with any beverage. Some told their stories to provoke emotion while others...

Wrestling Hosts Last Home Meet and Honors Seniors

Wrestling Hosts Last Home Meet and Honors Seniors

Allie Robbins, Photo Editor

January 30, 2019

Manitou Springs High School not only hosted a quad-match–four teams going against each other– on January 25th but also recognized the seniors on the team: Manager Becca Borst, Caleb Edwards, Ceaser Sanchez and Byrd McCarley. The night started with honoring the parents and the seniors on the team. ...

Spooky Photos in Digital Photo Class

Spooky Photos in Digital Photo Class

Meara Sauer and Adelyn Powell, Junior Reporters

November 16, 2018

In Paul Bonner’s Digital Photo class, students learn to take interesting photos, use a camera, edit in photoshop and much more. Bonner’s goal for his digital photography class is to teach the understanding of camera functions, photoshop usage and basic techniques that will help them later on in life. “Hopefully...

Wrestling Preview: Underclassmen Girls Bring New Talent to the Team

Wrestling Preview: Underclassmen Girls Bring New Talent to the Team

Kayla Hendricks, Junior Reporter

November 14, 2018

As it gets closer to winter, MSHS Wrestlers continue to train in the preseason. This year there are two girls joining the team for the first time in two years: Lainie Thomas (9) and Chloe Donegan (10). The coaches– Stryker Lane and Paul Bonner– don’t treat the girls any different fro...

Adam State University Art Contest Offers Scholarships

Adam State University Art Contest Offers Scholarships

Morgan Fisher, Reporter

October 4, 2017

The Art Department at Adams State University (ASU) is having a regional juried scholarship exhibition for high school juniors and seniors. The contest will accept any type of original art that can be framed or that can be displayed. All work has to have been created in the last two years. The deadlin...

First Home Wrestling Match Sets Season Tone

First Home Wrestling Match Sets Season Tone

Mo Heinger, Reporter

December 6, 2016

Commencing at 6:00pm in Manitou's Jack Willie Gym, Thursday's duel meet against Sand Creek set the tone for the season. With a majority of the team being returners to the high school program, the audience had an idea of what the evening would entail. The Sand Creek Scorpions outnumbered the Mustang...

Preview: Wrestlers Enter Season with High Standards and Higher Expectations

Preview: Wrestlers Enter Season with High Standards and Higher Expectations

Mo Heiniger, Reporter

December 6, 2016

After a change in leadership and a size shift in this year's team, the Manitou Springs Wrestling Program has high expectations that they demand to meet. Each team member is working in their own way to better themselves and improve the team as the season continues.

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