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Changes could help Seminar run more effectively

Rylee Wilson, Arts Editor

February 15, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Seminar is intended to be a time for students to get ahead on homework, get the help they need from teachers and to finish up projects and tests that there wasn’t enough time to finish in class. However, the current restricti... Read more »

The Scourge of Fake News

The Scourge of Fake News

February 13, 2017

Kansas Basketball Comes Back to Down Kentucky

Jack Torline, Staff Reporter

February 1, 2017

Filed under Opinion

The University of Kansas men’s basketball team faced off against the freshman-heavy University of Kentucky team at Rupp Arena on Jan. 28 and came out with a massive 79-73 win. Led by senior point guard Frank Mason III’s 21 points on 9 of 18 shooting, KU got a large co... Read more »

Shawnee Dispatch update

Reaghan Wharff, Opinion Editior

January 11, 2017

Filed under Opinion

I wrote an opinion article about how the Shawnee Dispatch does not cover De Soto High School sports last May. The Shawnee Dispatch covered Mill Valley High School, Saint James Academy, Shawnee Mission North High School and... Read more »

Tips and tricks on how to combat senioritis

Emma Bascom, Editor-in-Chief

January 10, 2017

Filed under Blogs, Opinion

Senioritis is actually defined by Merriam-Webster dictionary as “an ebbing of motivation and effort by school seniors as evidenced by tardiness, absences, and lower grades.” Every high school student has probably, at some p... Read more »

Christmas is celebrated too early

Micah Faulds, Feature Editor

December 1, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Christmas is a wonderful holiday celebrated by many diverse groups of people. So popular, in fact, that 90 percent of Americans participate in this season of giving. After all, who wouldn’t love to join in on the fun games, s... Read more »

Student reaction to the election results

Ellie Fowks, Staff Reporter

November 28, 2016

Filed under Opinion

The 2016 presidential election, which took place on Nov. 8, has not only caused discussion among people across the United States, but at De Soto High School as well. Despite the fact that most DHS students were not able to vote, ... Read more »

Political discussion at DHS is too negative

Rylee Wilson, Arts Editor

November 16, 2016

Filed under Blogs, Opinion, Uncategorized

The results of the 2016 presidential election have caused massive debate across the country, on social media and even in mass protests on the streets. The halls of De Soto High School have been no exception, with students discussing... Read more »

Teenagers are put under too much stress

Reaghan Wharff, Opinion Editor

November 1, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

As a junior in high school, I have been told by many people that junior year is the hardest. I am starting to agree. I am in three Advanced Placement classes, as I have been for my entire high school career, but I have never... Read more »

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