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Spring to life

Spring to life

Cameron Getz, Reporter
April 19, 2017
Filed under Teen Culture

Spring break for Meridian was April 13-17, which allowed students to enjoy some time off.  With the nice weather rolling in, students were able to have a good time over break by doing things such as fishing, running, and just enjoying their time out of school. Emily Peterson, a student at Meridian,...

So…are we getting senior quotes?

So…are we getting senior quotes?

Hannah Morrow, Reporter
April 11, 2017
Filed under Teen Culture

Senior quotes are a tradition Meridian has had since yearbook started. However, due to trouble with quotes in the past, the tradition almost ended. When yearbook adviser Ms. Moore started doing yearbooks at Meridian, there were many items in the senior section. Some schools have gotten rid of certain...

Spring fever at Meridian

Spring fever at Meridian

Austin Durbin, Reporter
March 28, 2017
Filed under Teen Culture

Spring fever is coming, and with that comes change. Meridian students and teachers share their thoughts on the season and how they'll be spending it. Spring may not be everyone's favorite season, but some people really love this time of year. Whether it's for the beauty spring brings to nature or...

In through your nose, out through your mouth

In through your nose, out through your mouth

Kendra Merris, Reporter
February 28, 2017
Filed under Teen Culture

In through your nose, out through your mouth. If I had a dollar for every time I heard that in my life, I'd be rich. My name is Kendra Merris, and I have asthma. If you go to this school, you have most likely heard about my asthma attacks. I have lived with this my entire life, I remember growing...

Pretty in prom

Pretty in prom

Kendra Merris, Reporter
February 23, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Teen Culture

  With prom just around the corner, it can be stressful trying to find the perfect dress! With some many different styles and colors finding the best one for you can be hard. Here are some of the biggest trends of 2017 to help you out! Crop Tops- 2017 is definitely a year of crop tops. ...

Black History Month opinions

Black History Month opinions

Spencer Maxwell, Reporter
February 22, 2017
Filed under Teen Culture

Black History Month has been around for quite some time. Some say it makes African Americans more unequal while others disagree. This special occasion has been around since 1926. The occasion shows appreciation towards the African-Americans and their accomplishments over the years. Gabe Thompson,...

Being single on Valentine’s Day

Being single on Valentine’s Day

Hannah Morrow, Reporter
February 16, 2017
Filed under Teen Culture

When asking Meridian High School students what they were doing for Valentines Day and what it is like being single on Valentines Day, there were some very interesting and funny answers. Claire Reynold's plans for Valentine's Day includes, "going to eat at Olive Garden all by myself." Claire also commented...

Top notch recruiting

Top notch recruiting

Austin Durbin, Reporter
February 16, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Teen Culture

Throughout this school year, a variety of different branches of our military has made visits to the school. These recruiters' goal was to get new recruits for their specific branch. One of these branches was the Illinois National Guard. Staff Sergeant Justin Lutz has been in the Illinois National...

Can you multitask?

Can you multitask?

Cameron Getz, Reporter
February 15, 2017
Filed under Teen Culture

Listening to music while doing homework is a challenge for some students at Meridian High School. Listening to music is not appealing to some students while doing homework. Some say that it helps them stay focused on what they are doing. The others say that it doesn't keep them on task. Nate Durbin,...

Safe spaces: What are they and do we need them?

Safe spaces: What are they and do we need them?

Andrea Ricker, Editor-in-Chief
January 31, 2017
Filed under Teen Culture

Safe spaces are a controversial topic in the media today. But what exactly are they? Some say that it's a place for people to say what they want without the fear of being judged, but others think it's not really a thing and that people should just deal with the real world. "It's an area where people...

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