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The SHS Band’s hard work paid off after their various awards

The SHS Band’s hard work paid off after their various awards

Community, News, SHS Band October 13, 2017 at 2:01 PM 0 comments

Searcy, Ark., (LP) — Searcy High School band recently participated for a competition called Showcase of the Bands where they go to War Memorial Stadium in Little Rock and perform against various different schools in a competition to see who’s the best. Bands from different schools all over the state,Read More

Jacob’s Place helps families in the community of Searcy

Jacob’s Place helps families in the community of Searcy

About, Community, News October 12, 2017 at 2:03 PM 0 comments

Searcy,Ark.,(LP) — Jacob’s Place is the largest homeless shelter in White County, housing 125 homeless families since it opened in 2008. It provides shelter and an array of financial, job counseling, and life skills to the people there. Jacob’s Place is kept open by donations from churches, organizations,  individuals, andRead More

SHS Students Determining to Stand for the National Anthem

SHS Students Determining to Stand for the National Anthem

About, Community, News, Opinion and Blogs October 6, 2017 at 2:02 PM 0 comments

Searcy, Ark., (LP) A previous Quarterback for the San Fransisco 49ers, Colin Kaepernick, has sparked some major controversy involving the National Anthem. While the National Anthem was being played, the football player took it upon himself to stay seated. This simple act would later inspire a few but anger many.Read More

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

About, Community, News October 6, 2017 at 1:20 PM 0 comments

Searcy, Ark., (LP) October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual campaign to raise awareness of breast cancer risks, the value of screening and early detection, and treatment options available to women and men who are diagnosed with one of the many forms of breast cancer. More than 249,000 peopleRead More

Arkansas hero wears a pink cape

Arkansas hero wears a pink cape

Searcy, Ark., (LP)  In the U.S., one of eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer at some point throughout their life.  According to recent data, older women are more likely to develop the disease than younger women.  The absolute risk for breast cancer in a young woman in oneRead More

Fenty beauty brand launch impacts the beauty world successfully

Fenty beauty brand launch impacts the beauty world successfully

About, News, Opinion and Blogs October 2, 2017 at 1:16 PM 0 comments

Searcy, Ark., (LP) Ever since Fenty beauty launched on September seventh of this year,  it has been a success. Beauty bloggers, make-up moguls and just about anyone that has used Fenty products are satisfied. Rihanna Fenty created this makeup line to include everyone, girls and guys, and people of allRead More

SHS took a wild turn on Spirit Week this year

SHS took a wild turn on Spirit Week this year

About, Community, News September 30, 2017 at 10:20 PM 0 comments

Searcy, Ark., (LP) Homecoming is on the way but before that, all eyes on Spirit Week.  Searcy High School is hosting yet another year of a fun week where all the students have different themes everyday of the week and have to dress accordingly. This year was our first yearRead More

HocoProposals, smart or a waste?

HocoProposals, smart or a waste?

About, For Review, News September 25, 2017 at 1:35 PM 0 comments

Searcy, Ark.,(LP) Searcy’s Annual Football Homecoming is coming this Friday and Searcy could not be more excited! So much planning goes into our Homecoming, even without a dance we still have the banquet, the assembly and the football game. The banquet happens the night before and right before the rehearsalRead More

Searcy students evaluate their confidence when considering college

Searcy students evaluate their confidence when considering college

News, Opinion and Blogs September 22, 2017 at 1:50 PM 0 comments

Searcy, Ark., (LP) Many students do not feel that their particular high school prepares them for the stress and difficulty of college classes.  According to Fermin Leal’s article written in 2015 regarding the school years 2010-11 and 2014-15, more than 260 schools partnered with YouthTruth to compare juniors’ and seniors’Read More

Searcy High School Homecoming Week and Football Rivalry

Searcy High School Homecoming Week and Football Rivalry

About, Community, News, Sports September 22, 2017 at 1:25 PM 0 comments

Searcy, Ark., (LP) Homecoming is a special tradition at Searcy High School. Gorgeous dresses, corsages, and , most importantly , football are some aspects of Searcy homecoming. Football is the biggest joy when it comes to homecoming. Everyone is dressed to impress while they watch a good game. Although thereRead More