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Laura Kelly Inauguration

Lillian Holmberg, Reporter

January 29, 2019

Filed under News, Photo Gallery

Troupe 210 at the Kansas Thespian Festival

Psalm Babiera, Reporter

January 15, 2019

Filed under Briefly, News, Trojan Profiles

  This past weekend, Topeka High’s Thespian Troupe 210 took home a Silver Honor Troupe status at the annual Kansas Thespian Festival. A state level event including over 2,000 theater students and 75 schools from all over th...

501 To Teach New Human Sexuality Curriculum

Lillian Holmberg, Reporter

January 12, 2019

Filed under Briefly, News

Misty Kruger, Director of Communications for Topeka Public Schools, sent an email to 501 parents on Thursday about a new human sexuality curriculum. "Topeka Public Schools has partnered with Let's Talk to provide a new human...

Incomprehensive Means Unprepared

Lillian Holmberg, Reporter

January 11, 2019

Filed under Opinion

As we sat on the floor of the north gymnasium, our teacher flashed a picture of someone with gonorrhea onto the projector screen. Half of the kids in the class responded with “ew” and “gross,” while the other half turned away...

Debate Season Update

Shavo Lock, Reporter

November 10, 2017

Filed under Briefly, News

 The debate squad has a lot to show for itself this season. “If you see the following students, give them a high five,” debate coach, Dustin Rimmey said. He is referring to his students who have contributed to a solid ...

Auf Wiedersehen, Frau G

Auf Wiedersehen, Frau G

Shavo Lock, Reporter

October 18, 2017

Filed under Feature

Nathan’s NFL Power Rankings for Week 6

Nathan Swaffar, Reporter

October 10, 2017

Filed under A & E, Opinion, Sports, Swaffar and Sports

Through five weeks of the 2017 NFL Season, there have been many surprises with the Chiefs being the only undefeated team left, and the Giants being winless. Here are my personal power rankings through five weeks. Chiefs 5-0: Wi...

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