The Tower

Upperclassman Perspective

Ashley Yoder, Reporter

May 4, 2016

The school year is quickly coming to a close and it is almost time to say goodbye to the class of 2016. As a senior, one tends to look back on all of the good as well as the bad times in the Halls of Troy. The 2015-2016 school y...

Election fiasco representative of trends in technology

Tom Teeter, Managing Editor

April 15, 2016

During a past Trojan Time a new form of election polling was tested. It didn't go well. Within minutes of an electronic ballot going live to students for the purposes of voting, the entire process had gone to catastrophe with...

School threat handled with ease

Tom Teeter, News Editor

January 29, 2016

An anonymous threat was made against Topeka High and several other local schools this week, causing an increased police presence throughout the schools, and causing an increase in security and police presence. Now it is a...

Say no to texting and driving

De'Aja Casteel, Reporter

January 26, 2016

According to Edgar Snyder & Associates- Law Firm Representing Injured People, texting and driving results in 11 people dying everyday. Teens enjoy having fun, enjoy talking to friends. Most of all enjoy knowing there’s s...

Trojan Time

Erin Mumford, Photo Editor

November 13, 2015

While many students dread the long classes of block days, there is a class which brings relief to the stress of the week. On Wednesdays, the second class of the day is always Trojan Time. Trojan time functions like a study hal...

Disrespect and John Lewis

Tom Teeter, News Editor

October 16, 2015

Students across 501 were given the opportunity to hear a US congressman and civil rights leader speak on Thursday. Throughout the speech, there was an audible buzz from the crowd, and not the good, enthusiastic kind. In fact, if ...

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