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Hall of Honors banquet recognizes alumni, faculty

Hall of Honors banquet recognizes alumni, faculty

News February 8, 2012 at 2:52 PM 0 comments

The annual Hall of Honor banquet was held in the Searcy High School cafeteria to induct four new members as well as to honor a few others. The evening began with a meal provided by the Searcy food staff. Many guests attended, including Governor Mike Beebe. Among the inductees wereRead More

Band members play through two seasons: marching, concert

Band members play through two seasons: marching, concert

News February 6, 2012 at 3:06 PM 0 comments

Every year in the Searcy High School band, the routine is basically the same throughout the school year. The beginning of the year is dubbed Marching Season due to the fact that the band spends the months between August and November rehearsing the tedious marching routines to perform at theRead More

Searcy High School host first drama tournament

Searcy High School host first drama tournament

News February 2, 2012 at 3:03 PM 0 comments

Many organizations at SHS host tournaments on a yearly basis, however this isn’t the case for one in particular. This years’ drama tournament happens to be one of the first at Searcy High School. “There has not been a Drama Tournament at Searcy High School since the time I haveRead More

Yearbook staff struggles to meet deadlines

Yearbook staff struggles to meet deadlines

News January 23, 2012 at 2:45 PM 0 comments

It’s some three-hundred pages and full of memories.  The Lion, our school’s prideful annual is made by a very small group of talented kids.  Sure that’s normal but the thing is, they only have two computers to really work with. “We have twenty people in the room at the sameRead More

Senioritis kicks into full gear second semester

Senioritis kicks into full gear second semester

News January 23, 2012 at 2:37 PM 0 comments

  Senioritis is commonly used to describe a lack of motivation displayed by high school seniors. Homework goes weeks without being done, tests are left unstudied for, and the countdown until graduation is in full swing. Senioritis tends to cloud our minds and make us look forward to summer whenRead More

Teacher takes beard-growing to extreme

Teacher takes beard-growing to extreme

News January 23, 2012 at 2:31 PM 0 comments

  Over the years, many great people have walked the halls of Searcy High School setting milestones and achieving great things. This year a teacher lives with the reminder that his record may never be surpassed. “This is a huge accomplishment,” English teacher Trisha White said. This is something IRead More

AP Spanish classes teach elementary students

AP Spanish classes teach elementary students

News January 23, 2012 at 8:56 AM 0 comments

Broken Spanish and laughter fills the halls as classrooms of kids take their attempt at learning Spanish.  Every Thursday of the week, Lori Nielsen’s PAP and AP Spanish classes board a bus and caravan out to the neighborhood Westside Elementary school not even five minutes away. This weekly field tripRead More

Lack of equipment hurts yearbook staff

Lack of equipment hurts yearbook staff

News January 20, 2012 at 1:28 PM 0 comments

Searcy High yearbook staff has a very limited amount of computers in relation to how many people are working on the 2012 yearbook. “We have two computers and 20 people in the room at the same time needing to use it,” Patrick McKenzie said. “We have to do things from PhotoshopRead More

Winter break gives students, teachers time to reflect

Winter break gives students, teachers time to reflect

News January 17, 2012 at 2:35 PM 0 comments

Searcy High School students and teachers get a break for Christmas ever year between the two semesters.  Students use the break to spend time with family and to take a break from the busy first semester.  Throughout the Winter break, students and teachers have fun taking vacations, spending time withRead More

Cafeteria ladies keep students fed, happy

Cafeteria ladies keep students fed, happy

News January 15, 2012 at 2:48 PM 0 comments

In the Cafeteria, Marcita Reynolds shows the true meaning of love and what it means to be a lunch lady. “I go to Ms. Marcita’s line because she always remembers my number and makes me feel special,” junior Hannah Laughlin said.   “I love all of the kids, I reallyRead More