The Green Pride

Junior year is the toughest for students

Lauren Darter, Editor-in-Chief

November 9, 2011

  Junior year. The very mention of it strikes fear into the hearts of high schoolers everywhere; but why? It’s just another school year. Right?   As someone who has fully experienced the joy that is grade 11, I c...

LITE team collects over 3,000 clothing items

Jake Dunlap, Staff Reporter

November 9, 2011

Earlier this month, the De Soto High School LITE team (Leaders in Teen Education) hosted a clothing drive for a charitable organization called Blake's Closer. The DHS volunteer group chose to host the drive after Jennifer So...

DHS band named grand champions at Baker

Caitlin Walker, Staff Reporter

November 9, 2011

 On Oct. 12, 2011, the De Soto High School marching band traveled to Baldwin to participate in the Baker Marching Festival. The DHS marching band received the highest score, a I, and won the overall competition over Louisburg...

Cross country goes to State again

Lauren Darter, Editor-in-Chief

November 7, 2011

  The De Soto High School cross country team is having another successful year as the State meet draws closer.   At the Frontier League meet on Oct. 13, 2011, the girls placed third, and for the third time in five yea...

District censorship of Web sites causes more harm than good

Philip Kaul, Staff Reporter

November 7, 2011

  USD 232 currently has a censorship policy in place to prevent student access to Web sites and Internet material that is deemed inappropriate for student use. However, this policy is generally little more than a nuisance that pre...

Calvin Terrell speaks during anti-bullying week

Robby Satterwhite, Staff Reporter

November 7, 2011

 Recently De Soto High School observed Anti-Bullying Week. To help students appreciate the week, the DHS Cat PRIDE group invited motivational speaker Calvin Terrell to speak at DHS. He spoke during the last week of September,...

Williams places fifth at State tennis

Tim Mayfield, Ads Manager

October 28, 2011

 On Oct. 7-8, 2011, De Soto High School was one of four sites to host a Kansas 4A Regional Tennis Tournament. There, DHS played against strong schools such as Hayden High School and St. James Academy.  Junior Paige Willisms...

“Bronies” hooked on Friendship is Magic

Tim Mayfield, Ads Manager

October 28, 2011

  My Little Pony is a product predominately aimed at young girls. Recently, however, males ranging from 15-45 years of age have begun getting involved in the tie-in show based on the popular toy line, entitled My Little Pony: ...

Art department to work with Chiefs

Tyler Bell, Photography Editor

October 28, 2011

Tim Mispagel’s Digital Photography and Advanced Placement Studio Art classes, have the chance to partake in a photography commission to raise awareness about cancer.  Students that participate will receive community service...

Keep it classy ladies

Laura Meyers, Arts Editor

October 28, 2011

When girls are a year old, their moms excitedly dress them up for their first Halloween night, in a full-body pumpkin costume with a matching hat and candy bag. A few years later, their daughters will dress up as their favori...

The student news site for De Soto High School Journalism.
De Soto High School