A Project for Better Journalism chapter


Destiny Online Catalog: What is it?

April 12, 2017 8:45pm | Maranda Thomas

When you hear the word “destiny,” you probably don’t think of an online library catalog. It’s most likely more along the lines of what your fate is. However, here at HHS, the word destiny has a whole other meaning. Jeannie Wearing, our school’s librarian says, […]

Review of Beauty and The Beast

April 7, 2017 7:39pm | Brooklyn Airrington

On March 17, the live-action version of Beauty and The Beast was released in theatres. The film is about how a young, arrogant prince and his castle’s servants fall under a wicked spell that turns him into a hideous beast. The curse cannot be lifted […]

“The Odd Couple” Overview

April 6, 2017 7:17pm | Eleanor Dick

Harrisonville High School’s next play is a modern rendition of Neil Simon’s The Odd Couple. Set in a New York apartment building, The Odd Couple features two completely mismatched men who become roommates and having to learn to live with each other. Oscar Madison (played […]

Art Club’s “Cupcakes and Canvas” Fundraiser

April 4, 2017 6:55pm | Natalia Navaroli

Bring friends and family who enjoy creating simple, fun arts and crafts and chowing down on some tasty snacks to the Art Club’s fundraiser, “Cupcakes and Canvas.” Cupcakes and Canvas will be held here at HHS on Tuesday April 11. The theme is fun and […]

Surviving Toxic Relationships

March 31, 2017 6:29pm | Natalia Navaroli

At first glance her life seems perfect. After having a boyfriend for two and a half years, he’s always at her side. They meet up and walk together every passing period in school, are always seen together around town, and always at each others side. […]

Q & A with Prom King Candidates

March 30, 2017 7:41pm | Brooklyn Airrington

Connor Adams, James Chiles, Dalton Hayden, Keller Hayes, Ellis Liles, and Shelby Wiseman are this year’s prom king candidates.   Q1: Where do you see yourself in 10 years? Connor Adams:”Living that welding dream.” James Chiles: “Hopefully I’ll have a family of my own.” Dalton […]

Fun Things To Do Over Spring Break!!

March 22, 2017 7:15pm | Brook Airrington

Are you looking to do free things in the Kansas City Metro area over spring break? Here’s a list of fun activities you can do over spring break for free! Ride the KC Streetcar Visit the City Market Walk around Crown Center Visit the fountains […]

Harrisonville Bright Futures Earns Award

March 22, 2017 1:16am | Jonathan Buerge

The Harrisonville Bright Futures organization received the Affiliate of the Year Award for 2017 on March 2. This is only its fifth year in existence; the program began in Harrisonville in early 2012. They were recognized for meeting students’ needs and making a difference in […]

Suicide Prevention: What to do if your friend self harms

March 20, 2017 7:10pm | Maranda Thomas

What do you do if your friend tells you they are hurting themselves? Would you be shocked and angry, or caring and sympathetic? Would you blame yourself, or try to pin it on others? Would you try to understand, or wonder why a person would […]

Build A Baby

March 15, 2017 7:41pm | Tabitha Davis

In today’s society, it is a very real possibility that scientists could interfere with an embryo and change its heritable traits. An example of this would be looking at your family tree and trying to decipher whether or not you have a heritable disease trait […]