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Lady Lion’s Success has Spiked

Lady Lion’s Success has Spiked

About, Community, News, Sports September 23, 2016 at 2:09 PM 0 comments

Searcy (LP) Volleyball hasn’t always been a sport played at Searcy High School. It was added into the Searcy athletic department in 2010, and while it is fairly new, the girls, lead by Coach Emberson have made something of a name for themselves. In past years here at SHS, volleyballRead More

Students in Host Family

Students in Host Family

About, ASPA Contest Entries, Community, News September 22, 2016 at 8:25 PM 0 comments

Nowadays, a lot of exchange students and international students live with a host family. Staying with a host family abroad is a popular option for international students. Each year, thousands of U.S. families open their homes and hearts to visitors from all over the world. In a home family, students canRead More

The Thrill of the White County Fair

The Thrill of the White County Fair

About, Community, News September 16, 2016 at 6:19 PM 0 comments

  Searcy(LP) Food, great rides, and fun. What else could make the fairs great? The White County Fair started on Saturday, September tenth and lasts until Saturday, September seventeenth. The fair is a fun place to go to enjoy many activities such as the parade on opening day, pagaents andRead More

Searcy’s Shopping Center

Searcy’s Shopping Center

Community, News September 16, 2016 at 2:05 PM 0 comments

Searcy (LP) Searcy is the home of a new shopping center. It includes Hobby Lobby, T.J. Maxx, Ulta Beauty, Shoe Carnival, Petco, Ross Dress for Less, and Dick’s Sporting Goods. This shopping center is going to be  a new addition to the long list of department stores in Searcy. “ForRead More

Suicide Awareness

Suicide Awareness

ASPA Contest Entries, Community, News September 16, 2016 at 1:49 PM 0 comments

Searcy (LP) September is the national month of suicide awareness. According to the Jason Foundation, more teenagers and young adults die from suicide than from cancer, heart disease, AIDS, birth defects, stroke, pneumonia, influenza, and chronic lung disease, combined. In Arkansas, a person commits suicide every 17 hours. This isRead More

The Next Step

The Next Step

About, Community, For Review, News, Opinion and Blogs September 16, 2016 at 1:40 PM 0 comments

Searcy (LP) The only thing on student’s minds is if they are going to pass high school, and life beyond senior year. Financial aid is an important step into the future. Everyone is taking the ACT and most seniors and juniors are looking for colleges and looking at  college information. CollegesRead More

School Cell Phone Policy: Is it Time for Change?

School Cell Phone Policy: Is it Time for Change?

About, ASPA Contest Entries, Community, News September 16, 2016 at 1:31 PM 0 comments

Searcy (LP) Searcy High School has a strongly enforced cell phone policy where students are not allowed to use their phones at any time on the school grounds and if they are caught with their phone out, it will be taken and given back a few days later to theirRead More

Abusing Prescription Drugs

Abusing Prescription Drugs

About, Community, News September 9, 2016 at 2:16 PM 0 comments

Searcy (LP) Teens are getting more and more access to prescription drugs. According to National Institute on drug abuse states, “Prescription drug abuse is the use of a medication without a prescription, in a way other than as prescribed, or for the experience or feelings elicited. According to several nationalRead More

303 United

303 United

About, Community, News September 9, 2016 at 2:07 PM 0 comments

Searcy (LP)  The program 303 United is becoming something of blooming interest here in the halls of Searcy High School.  While many people are wondering what exactly 303 united is, others are wondering how soon they can transfer into the advocate’s classroom. Mrs. Jill Treadway has brought this idea ofRead More

Homeschool and Public school

Homeschool and Public school

About, Community, News September 9, 2016 at 1:59 PM 0 comments

Searcy(LP) Across the United States, parents are offered more control over their children’s schooling. School choice programs are a major component of this development. Public school and homeschool are the two large education forms in the past 30 years in the U.S. These two different school systems have many differencesRead More