The Green Pride

Two journalism students take first at State competition

Ryanne Mercer, News Editor

May 13, 2015

Every year the journalism students at De Soto High School compete in the Kansas Scholastic Press Association State competition. This year, DHS had seven student journalists qualify in 11 entries for the State competition which...

DHS journalists do well at KSPA Regional competition

Jordan Wolf, Sports Editor

March 24, 2015

On Friday, Feb. 27, 12 De Soto High School journalism students traveled to the University of Kansas in Lawrence, Kan. to compete in the Kansas Scholastic Publications Association Regional contest. The group of newspaper and...

Student performs at Kansas City Renaissance Festival

Emily Herrington, arts editor

May 21, 2014

Junior Rachel Parrish has dedicated her high school summers to the Kansas City Rennaissance Festival in Bonner Springs. “I became involved three or four years ago,” Parrish said. “I actually went there when I was really...

Student Council election causes controversy

Emily Herrington, Arts Editor

May 21, 2014

The De Soto High School 2014 Student Council election gained a lot more attention than past elections. More students signed up and ran, and participated in the running as well. Student Council adviser Lori Hughes has been leading...

Colton Pasquale shoots to win

Emily Herrington, arts editor

March 18, 2014

Freshman Colton Pasquale has dedicated his time to archery, a sport in which the competitors shoot a bow and arrow at a target and try to earn the most points. “My favorite part is probably when you’re holding the bow string...

Technology improvements aren’t fast enough

Emily Herrington, Arts Editor

February 11, 2014

With the exciting news that De Soto High School is preparing to allow students to bring their own computers from home, I have heard from many students who are anxious to break away from the dreaded laptop carts and just start...

Advanced Laser Tag: Fight the War on Boredom

Emily Herrington, Arts Editor

January 22, 2014

As we improperly put on our armor and awkwardly tried to get a handle on our weaponry, three of my friends and I walked into the large dark room. We were inept and unprepared for the battle ahead of us, but we still found enough...

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