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LTMS awarded Governor’s Achievement Award

Sophia Templin, Managing Editor

February 23, 2012

Filed under News

Lexington Trails Middle School received the 2012 Governor’s Achievement Award for the first time in the school history this year. The award is given by the Kansas Department of Education in order to honor the top performing scho... Read more »

Unpaid dues at record high

Tim Mayfield, Ads Manager

February 23, 2012

Filed under News

In order for the school system to function, schools rely on fees paid by parents for classes and school. Typically, this system works well, and students pay their dues. However, De Soto High School has a problem. DHS has the hig... Read more »

Runners continue training in the off-season

Tyler Bell, News Editor, Photography Editor

February 23, 2012

Filed under Cross Country, Sports

The cross country and track season starts early at De Soto High School. Team members start training during the winter season to condition for next fall. Unlike other teams, conditioning for the cross country team goes withou... Read more »

Powerlifting team has high hopes for State meet

Caitlin Walker, Staff Reporter

February 23, 2012

Filed under Sports

Powerlifting, led by weights coach Brian King, is one of the few activities at De Soto High School that many people do not know much about. Powerlifting is basically weights class on steroids. Students go to meets and compete ... Read more »

Six students up for Shooting Stars award

Francais Healy, Staff Reporter

February 23, 2012

Filed under Arts/Entertainment

Shooting Stars is a scholarship program for young artists in the Johnson County area. It encourages creativity in young artists and gives them a means to achieve their goals. To date, thousands of high school seniors have been ... Read more »