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Q & A with Homecoming Candidates Hartzler and Hix

February 7, 2017 7:48pm | Mackina Chamberlain and Natalia Navaroli

Question 1: What do you want to do after you graduate? Vivian Hartzler: “I want to go to college, but I’m still undecided. I want to major in elementary education.” Keegan Hix: “I want to go to Missouri State, and I’m not sure what to […]

Sports Physical Night Coming Next Wednesday

February 1, 2017 7:27pm | Brook Airrington

Harrisonville High School is holding a sports physical night for all future and current athletes. The physical will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 8 at the high school from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. The physical costs $5. To take advantage of this service, all […]

This is A College Classroom!

January 25, 2017 7:46pm | Macee Scott

College courses are underway at Harrisonville High School.The University of Central Missouri (UCM) has teamed up this year with Harrisonville High School in offering three new dual credit courses for juniors and seniors. The courses are Music Appreciation and Composition 1 and 2. Kip Mathew […]

Music Makers Takes Third Place at Pleasant Hill Competition

January 24, 2017 8:55pm | Brook Airrington

The Harrisonville Music Makers and Forefront competed last Saturday. The competition was held at Pleasant Hill High School. Music Makers earned third place overall. The two show choirs have been practicing since the beginning of August, so they hit the stage with confidence. Dance captain […]

How people feel about the new lanyards

April 5, 2016 12:58pm |

With a new fourth hour comes new rules. Last week, students were given I.D. passes and lanyards to wear around our neck in order to make the school a safer environment. The student reaction to this new policy was mixed emotions; some said they were […]

FFA contest comes out successful

April 1, 2016 1:25pm |

Seven Cass Career Center contest teams have qualified for state as a result of their performance at FFA Districts contest, which was held on Tuesday, March 29th and Thursday March 31st in Warrensburg and at the Cass Career Center in Harrisonville.   “I’m really proud […]

The Drug Issue: insights from three students

March 11, 2016 1:41pm |

The Harrisonville High School population is nearly 900 students. Given the school’s growing size, the student body is becoming increasingly diverse. This variety brings with it a large range of after- and before-school activities that include athletics, drama productions, club events, or just hanging out […]

The Drug Issue: peer pressure

March 10, 2016 1:43pm |

You were always told in the future you would be pressured into doing bad things by your peers. Whether that actually happens is a matter of opinion – and experience. “I have been peer pressured multiple times,” said senior Sarah Geier. Peer pressure is a […]

The Drug Issue: the school’s response

March 9, 2016 1:42pm |

Harrisonville High School has had some recently rising drug use, and it is not the only school that is doing it. According to DoSomething.org, by the 8th grade, 28 percent of adolescents have consumed alcohol, 15 percent have smoked cigarettes, and 16.5 percent have used […]

Why Donald Trump should be president

February 5, 2016 2:10pm |

This article is for satirical purposes only and not meant to be taken seriously. It’s just a prank, bro.   With the upcoming election this November, there is a flurry of presidential candidates. However, there’s only one that you should vote for, and I can […]