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Students get chance to order letterman jackets

Students get chance to order letterman jackets

News October 10, 2011 at 1:31 PM 0 comments

In just a few weeks you will see many more kids with letterman jackets swarming around in the hallway trying to get to class because the band is finally ordering their letterman jackets. “I am very excited, I think they are a part of the high school experience but theyRead More

New biology teacher welcomes change

New biology teacher welcomes change

News October 5, 2011 at 2:01 PM 0 comments

Rick Barnes, is new to Searcy High but not to teaching. He currently teaches biology, but he has also taught environmental science at Jacksonville High. “I taught environmental science at my old school, but I have taught biology before,” said Barnes. Barnes majored in science in college. “Biology is myRead More

Searcy firemen respond to cafeteria fire

Searcy firemen respond to cafeteria fire

News October 4, 2011 at 9:28 AM 0 comments

This past Monday the lunch ladies were doing their normal duties of preparing lunch for all of the students, when all of the sudden they began to smell smoke coming from the back of the cafeteria. They all split up and tried to find the source of the smoke.  OneRead More

Homecoming royalty gets ready for festivities

Homecoming royalty gets ready for festivities

News October 3, 2011 at 1:42 PM 0 comments

Every year before for the homecoming football game, the Searcy football team chooses the royalty, and the clubs choose the sweethearts.  The royalty and sweethearts then attend a homecoming assembly where they are presented to the student body, but before the assembly they must go to the rehearsal.  The homecomingRead More

Homecoming royalty, sweethearts continue tradition

Homecoming royalty, sweethearts continue tradition

News September 30, 2011 at 12:48 PM 0 comments

Homecoming is a traditional time for high school students to make memories with fellow classmates, past graduates, and family. One of those traditions is that the football team homecoming royalty and clubs choose sweethearts who are seniors. Homecoming Queen: Amber Breaux “I think I got picked for Homecoming Queen becauseRead More

Choir preparing for all-region tryouts

Choir preparing for all-region tryouts

News September 29, 2011 at 11:45 AM 0 comments

Every year Choir participates in All-Region tryouts in Cabot, and they spend weeks preparing for the competition. Tina Niederbrach, choir director said the choir spends many hours preparing music for the tryouts. “There are challenges every year,” Niederbrach said. “As far as difficulties, it’s just the act of the disciplineRead More

Flagline adds color, excitement to band

Flagline adds color, excitement to band

News September 27, 2011 at 1:33 PM 0 comments

Searcy High School’s band features the flagline in the its marching show every year.  Even though some people may think that flag line is an easy job, it’s actually quite difficult.  Many factors go into making a flag routine and making that routine work with the band’s marching. The flagRead More

Class provides outlet for writers

Class provides outlet for writers

A & E, News September 23, 2011 at 1:55 PM 0 comments

When Miles Watson came to Searcy to teach, creative writing was not offered as a course. “I’ve always had a passion for writing and reading,” Watson said.  “I had great teachers in high school and college and they really encouraged me to write so I’ve just stuck with it allRead More

Youth to youth provides students with service projects

News September 23, 2011 at 1:26 PM 0 comments

There are many clubs offered at Searcy High School.  One of these clubs is Youth to Youth sponsored by English teacher April Butler. “Youth to Youth is a service organization that was started in Columbus, Ohio for teenagers to help other teenagers make good decisions, so it mainly about positiveRead More

Lionsteppers dance to raise school spirit

Lionsteppers dance to raise school spirit

News September 23, 2011 at 1:23 PM 0 comments

The Searcy High School dance team, the Lionsteppers, have gone through a renaissance in the past year. Coach Tiffany English was a member of the Lionstepper when she was in high school here and wanted to bring back the same style of dancers. One dancer, Hannah Haggard, was ready to makeRead More