A Project for Better Journalism chapter


HHS teacher escorted out of classroom

January 23, 2018 8:41pm | Cody Hixon

On Monday, Dec. 11, during second hour history teacher Andrew Rives was escorted out of his classroom.  He never returned. Not before Christmas, and not after. Then, after break, many students were assigned to new classes with different teachers. Students were given no explanation about […]

Summer Classes Available

April 20, 2017 7:46pm | Isaac Long

Summer is right around the corner. Most students are all ready to relax and get away from school. But even with it being summer break we all could use a little learning to keep those creative juices stirring. Luckily here at HHS, there are a […]

Responding to a Fender Bender

March 21, 2017 8:04pm | Kayson Roe

The story is all too familiar. You are in the parking lot after school, trying to get to practice or work. You look over your shoulder and in your rearview mirror to see if anyone else is pulling out. Satisfied, you ease your car out […]

Seniors: Important Dates to Note

March 21, 2017 7:55pm | Macee Scott

It’s that time of the year for seniors to get ready for their big day! Graduation is coming up and there are some important dates to remember. CAP AND GOWN DISTRIBUTION If you were unable to attend school or able to pick up caps and […]

Prom Court Announced for This Year’s Event

March 20, 2017 8:01pm | Connor Blentlinger

This year’s prom court has been announced: Males: Connor Adams James Chiles Keller Hayes Dalton Hayden Ellis Liles Shelby Weisman Females: Randi Buerge Kristen Fields Sammie Poyner Baylee Streit Kelsey Youngblood Jazmyn Zielenski The candidates for the prom court are chosen from a list of […]

Q & A with Homecoming Candidates Valentich and Wilson

February 14, 2017 8:47pm | Maranda Thomas

Aubrey Valentich and Kaden Wilson are two of this year’s courtwarming candidates. Q1: What is your Zodiac Sign? Aubrey Valentich: A Virgo, which are always liked by everyone because they are exceedingly reliable in all of their relationships. Kaden Wilson: A Cancer, who are devoted […]

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 […]