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  • Meridian students sit social distanced at lunch everyday in the Great Hall with masks on until they get their food. This was a change for students who were accustomed to freedom to sit where they want, stand in line for food, and have a variety of food choices.


    A new normal: COVID-19 brings changes to 2020-2021 school year

  • Journalists were asked to do many off season live streams for the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS). NFHS is the website District 15 News uses to broadcast. "When I was asked to do these livestreams I felt proud of what I


    NFHS live streams

  • Meridian held their annual trivia night on March 7.


    Trivia Night

  • After winning a competition, the yearbook staff won a two day visit from Mike Taylor. During the visit the staff learned new things to better their book.


    Mike Taylor visit

  • Recently there have been myths going around about the coronavirus. Two Meridian Daily journalists set out to bust these myths.


    Coronavirus myths explained

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Screenshot taken by Victoria Muller from a School Board  Meeting at Meridian High School, in May 2020 from the NFHS network.  A presenter showed the new Agricultural program his project to the School Board members on the left. On the right, a picture of the  president of the School Board, Chris Jones.
Meridian to vote on three school board seats
by Victoria Muller, Reporter • October 22, 2020

Elections for the Meridian School Board will be held on April 6. Three seats on the seven-member Board of Education will need filled at that time. Monte Hogan, Adam Herbert, and Chris Jones are up for...

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The seven girls in this picture are exchange students who came to America this year. However, with the COVID-19 virus, two of them decided to go home.
Impact COVID-19 on exchange students
by Larou de Jong, Reporter • March 19, 2020

Making a decision to live your life on the other side of the world  for 10 months isn’t easy. What if something happens? Exchange students for the 2019-20 school year...

On behalf of the Meridian Publications staff, we hope you have a wonderful summer break. We will see you next school year. STAY SOARING HAWKS!
American idiots
February 20, 2020
This December, the Meridian High school office has been the hub of discipline activity due to the actions of a group of students.
This is not Meridian
December 9, 2019
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Dear Merrie D. Anne, it
Dear Merrie D. Anne, it's been hard
by Emery Johnson, Reporter • October 27, 2020

Dear Merrie D. Anne, Things have been really hard lately. I can't do the things I used to because of coronavirus, school work has been harder, and I feel lonely. I'm also scared of getting coronavirus...

Gabby Bingaman and Judith at home in the sunset.
Happy Gabby
October 20, 2020
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Halloween pumpkins, carved by the Fitzpatrick family.
Top 10 Halloween movies to watch
by Ellie Fitzpatrick, Reporter • October 20, 2020

1. Hocus Pocus Hocus Pocus centers around a teenager named Max who has recently moved to Salem with his little sister, Dani. In an effort to impress the girl of his dreams, he accidentally frees a group...

NBA 2k20 is a great game for fans of basketball, rated by this reviewer as 9/10 on the Barnes Scale.
NBA 2k20 Review
May 15, 2020
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The student news site of Meridian Senior High School
The student news site of Meridian Senior High School