Seniors Say Goodbye

Charlotte Crook, Editor In Chief

May 31, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Student life

After four years at South Carroll, the Class of 2018 is saying goodbye. On the last day of school for seniors, the newspaper seniors decided to look back at our time at SC. Monika's favorite memory was in freshman Chorus when...

SC Girls Track dominates at States

Megan O'Neill, Author

May 29, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Thursday, May 25th, and Saturday, May 27th, the girls track team competed at the MPSSAA State Meet and had several incredible performances. The Girls 4x800 meter relay team of Megan O'Neill, Karly Eudy, Jamie Anderson, and Al...

Scripted Lockdown at SC

Charlotte Crook, Editor In Chief

May 29, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Student life

On Wednesday, May 23rd, students at South Carroll participated in a scripted lock down drill. After the school walkouts on March 14th, a committee of students and administration was formed to discuss school security. For the...

13 Reasons Why: The Issue of Mental Illness in Mass Media

Amanda Swank, Author

May 25, 2018

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Last year the Netflix Original series 13 Reasons Why was highly criticized for its portrayal of suicide and depression. The main character, Hannah Baker, commits suicide after recording 13 cassette tapes blaming 13 people for her ...

Blue is More Than a Color

Monika Wisner, Author

May 15, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Student life

Everyone, at some point in their life has a moment of realization that connects to the grand scheme of things. Whether it be about divine power, life's purpose, or the afterlife, this realization and the reaction to it essentially...

staff writer, staff writer

May 15, 2018

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Putting together a graduation party in the next few weeks? Here are some decoration ideas to make it special, on a budget.

Prom Recap 2018

Monika Wisner, Author

May 10, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Student life

This past Saturday, South Carroll took on M&T Bank Stadium for the 2018 prom. With theme "Ante Up", the club level floor was rented out by the SC 2017 class board for the night and decorated with poker tables and other casino...

Talking About Suicide

Monika Wisner, Author

May 2, 2018

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According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), suicide is the third-leading cause of death for 15- to 24-year-olds. What to do: Dealing with mental health issues and thoughts of suicide is hard to experien...

South Carroll Girls Lacrosse makes history

Megan O'Neill, Author

April 18, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Tuesday, April 17th, the South Carroll Girls Lacrosse team beat Century for the first time in school history. The girls ending up winning the game with a final score of 9-7. Riley Evans, Kennedy Evans, and Mia Mackenzie all...

What I Wish My Family and Friends Knew About My Depression

Amanda Swank, Author

April 6, 2018

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Something that I hear frequently wherever I go is the phrase, "I am so depressed right now". It's usually heard in the context of a TV show death, or getting a bad grade on a test. There is a very common misconception about what...

What I Wish My Family and Friends Knew About My Anxiety

Amanda Swank, Author

April 5, 2018

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My name is Amanda, and I’m mentally ill. No, I’m not going to shoot up the school and I’m not dangerous. The reason I’m here typing this, is because I want to help erase the stigma against those struggling with mental...

Mental Illness Awareness at SC

Charlotte Crook, Editor In Chief

April 5, 2018

Filed under Showcase

The newspaper staff wants to acknowledge an issue that we feel is becoming increasingly prevalent in people's, especially students', lives. We believe mental illness in all forms is an issue that effects everyone in society, and...

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