• The lion, the witch, and the wardrobe

    The lion, the witch, and the wardrobe

    Lydia Wiggins, Reporter

    November 20, 2017

    C.S Lewis's novel The Lion, The Witch, And The Wardrobe, born from dreams and pure imagination, is to be performed right here in a stage adaptation at Meridian on the 17 and 18 of November. Hours of practice are being poured into this whimsical play by the hardworking actors of Meridian Senior High Sch...

    Chill out! The icy makeup was done by Sadie Scott herself. She'll be in charge of her own makeup, while almost all the other cast will be done by Tiffany Reed. "I do a lot of shows a year, so I like to try and improve my show makeup, so I can do it myself someday or help everyone else," says Scott.

    Sarah Gregory

  • Love for teaching and each other

    Love for teaching and each other

    Emily Peterson, Reporter

    November 20, 2017

    During a hot August night in St. Louis at the Toby Spout music festival, Mr. Rude got down on one knee and asked Ms. Johnson to spend the rest of her life with him. Two teachers who found love for teaching high school students also found love for each other. On August 6, while enjoying the last f...

    Wedding bells! Over the summer Mrs. Johnson and Mr.Rude got engaged. Here is a picture of them enjoying a day together in St. Louis.


  • Why not see a play instead of “Lion” around?

    Why not see a play instead of “Lion” around?

    Matthew Sander, Reporter

    November 17, 2017

    Despite the absence of their director for a few days prior to the show, the cast and crew of Meridian High School's The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe were nearly flawless. Besides a minor wardrobe malfunction and some audio delays, the production flowed well. The total time is about an hour and twen...

    Nick Shasteen makes his debut performance in high school drama as Aslan in The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe.

    Chad Mitchell Photography

  • The girl in the trophy case you don’t know

    The girl in the trophy case you don’t know

    Kyle Farmer, Reporter

    October 18, 2017

    Grace Miller is a senior at Decatur Christian School but has played on the Meridian Golf Team for four years. She was the golf team's number one player this year and has a nine-hole average of 44 strokes...and an 18 hole average of 88 strokes. Miller has made it to state twice, including this year...

    Fore! Grace Miller is putting for her par during her state match. Miller placed 36th in state this year. "I have been playing golf since I was five years old," says Miller.

    Kyle Farmer

  • One last go around

    One last go around

    Cameron Getz, Reporter

    October 17, 2017

    On Friday, October 13, the seniors on the Meridian football team played their last home game on their senior night. Last Friday night the seniors played just more game on their home field in front of their home crowd. Most of these seniors started playing varsity football when they were sophomores,...

    I can't believe we are seniors! The seniors take one last group picture on their home field. Connor Hurelbrink says, "My greatest memory with these guys was definitely winning our first game and breaking the losing streak."

    Misty Getz

The true horror

The true horror

Marley Doering, Cartoonist

November 17, 2017

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MHS blood drive

MHS blood drive

Hunter Chumbley, Reporter

November 20, 2017No Comments

Friday, November 3, 2017, Meridian High School hosted one of its many blood drives for the American Red Cross in the upstairs balcony of the gym. Helping lead this drive is...

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Numbers have risen

Numbers have risen

Alexis Rosenberger, Reporter

November 20, 2017No Comments

Starting the season off with an increase in players, the Meridian girls’ basketball team had their first practice October 30. MHS’s girls' basketball head coach, Mitch ...

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