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Makin’ a dime…students work for extras

Makin’ a dime…students work for extras

News August 26, 2011 at 3:06 PM 0 comments

As school begins thousands of students retire from summer jobs while others choose to continue through. With busy schedules that involve after school activities such as club meetings and social gatherings, students manage to keep a job and make money at the same time. Senior Corey Webb enjoys working atRead More

New law bans phone use in school zone

New law bans phone use in school zone

News August 26, 2011 at 2:41 PM 0 comments

Recently the Arkansas Legislature passed a new that bans handheld cell phone use in school zones for the safety of the students. “I think it’s the best thing for the safety of the students,” Searcy High School football coach, Tim Harper said. “I also think in the long run it’sRead More

Freshmen begin new life on campus

News, Video August 26, 2011 at 12:17 PM 0 comments

At the beginning of every school year, apprehensive freshman fill the halls at Searcy High School and many have mixed emotions about being at a new school. “I got lost a few times, but I got my way around, ”   freshman Michel Hambey said. “So far it seems pretty good.Read More

Five new teachers join staff

News August 24, 2011 at 2:46 PM 0 comments

The new school year started with a lot of new students and even some new teachers. One of the new teachers is Darlene Stewart who teaches English. She grew up in Indiana and taught English at the junior high for five years. “I am so excited about teaching high school,” Stewart said. “IRead More

Dress code changes because of new law

Dress code changes because of new law

News August 24, 2011 at 2:10 PM 0 comments

The dress code has been an issue for many schools in the state. Holes in jeans, showing cleavage, and sagging pants are just a few of the basic rules enabled by an act from Arkansas legislature. Most recently, the change was made to disallow students from wearing sleeveless tops andRead More

Searcy High welcomes class of 2015

Searcy High welcomes class of 2015

News August 23, 2011 at 9:34 AM 0 comments

The Class of 2015 freshman arrived on campus with mixed emotions of excitement, boredom, and pure nervousness as new students at the high school. Bree Foster and Ashley Pigg both agree that the school is big and they wish all the subjects had their own hallways like at the juniorRead More

Bible House returns after fire

Bible House returns after fire

Community, News August 18, 2011 at 3:17 PM 0 comments

One local business saw nearly forty years of work literally go up in flames in an instant last May. Almost everything in the Searcy Bible House, previously located on North Main Street, was considered a total loss, leaving owners and customers in complete shock. Carmen Kelly, whose family owns the store,Read More