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Threat of ICE touches close to home

Threat of ICE touches close to home

Henry Holcomb, Sports Editor

November 14, 2017No Comments

“As a student, he shouldn’t be treated as a criminal,” said Spanish teacher Sheila Willette, about the detainment of a South student by ICE (Immigration and Customs...

Recent Features Stories

  • “I could see myself in every facet”: HBCUs create alternative support for students November 14, 2017
  • “A name that very much does not belong to me” November 14, 2017
  • Increased flooding threatens Hiawatha golf course’s purpose November 6, 2017

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Tackling stereotypes, female joins football varsity team

Tackling stereotypes, female joins football varsity team

Oliver Hall, Staff Writer

November 15, 2017No Comments

For the first time in 21 years and the second time in South’s history, the varsity football team has a female player. Her name is Elycia Willis. She plays safety, and to her getting all the recogniti...

Recent Sports Stories

  • Budget cuts leave athletic department on edge November 14, 2017
  • An unspoken issue hovers over high school athletics October 29, 2017
  • Did you know: South has one diving team member October 23, 2017

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South freshman serves up a win at Junior Iron Chef competition

South freshman serves up a win at Junior Iron Chef competition

Oliver Hall, Staff Writer

October 13, 2017No Comments

On October 10, sixteen MPS middle and high school students entered the Junior Iron Chef competition. The winning team included local South High freshman Frances Levy, chef Jorge Guzman, NFL playe...

Recent News Stories

  • “This is really good for students after high school”: New building near South offers disabilities help, adult education October 11, 2017
  • Immersion, leisure and worldly history: Annual trips abroad offer wide variety of interest to students October 10, 2017
  • “Bigger and bigger each time”: New year brings many students to first SRC meeting October 3, 2017

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Lack of diversity plays a lead role in American movies

Lack of diversity plays a lead role in American movies

Mia Swanson, Staff Writer

November 10, 2017No Comments

The United States has one of the biggest, if not the biggest, film industries in the world. It made over ten billion dollars in 2016, according to the Theatrical Market Statis...

Recent A & E Stories

  • Hope is high for the South music program October 12, 2017
  • Student gives internet jokes new “memeing” October 12, 2017
  • Offensive sculpture at the Walker leads to justice for native community June 14, 2017

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If we don’t stop Line 3, the next Standing Rock could be in Minnesota
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