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  • If you come with me, you’ll float too

    If you come with me, you’ll float too

    Connor Hurelbrink, Executive Producer

    September 19, 2017

    People from across the U.S. are flocking to see the remake of the movie IT, because of all the hype which surrounded the original trailer. What are you truly afraid of? Can't think of one thing in particular? Well, Pennywise the Dancing Clown knows your deepest, darkest fears, and is ready to feast...

    Boo! The new movie IT came out on September 8, 2017. The movie makes you question what you really fear.

    Connor Hurelbrink

  • Board game club: a not so underground underground club

    Board game club: a not so underground underground club

    Ian Carnahan, Reporter

    May 10, 2017

    Board game club is a group of students and a teacher, Mr. Kershner, who meet up on Mondays and Wednesdays after school from 2:30 to however long it takes them to finish playing their game. Kershner started the board game club last year in order to appeal to the students who like different things....

    Yahtzee! Playing board games helps students have fun and make friends. "I don't like many people at this school but this club has helped me meet more people," said junior Colby May.

    Colby May

  • MHS alumni provide their best school spirit in music video

    MHS alumni provide their best school spirit in music video

    Sheila Moore, Adviser

    May 9, 2017

    Select Meridian alumni spent the last few weeks working in conjunction with journalism students. The end goal was to produce a music video promoting school spirit. The current journalism class was tasked with finding areas of the school or community they felt needed a positive boost, then creating...

    What's up Meridian? Hawk Nation, baby. Meridian alumni Dalton Collins and Brock Snarski open their music video the same way students who filmed the "We Are Mizzou" video did...starting out on a bench outside. Both men have solos in the video.

    Sheila Moore

  • Heathers: The Musical welcomes you to their candy store

    Heathers: The Musical welcomes you to their candy store

    Corryn Brock, Reporter

    May 5, 2017

    A 1988 cult classic turned musical takes the stage in Shilling Hall's Albert Taylor Theatre May 4-7, 2017. The Heathers rule the school, showing no mercy to anyone who dares to be in their way. However, Veronica Sawyer proves her worth in the form of forgery. In turn, Heather Chandler, Heathe...

    Big fun. The cast of Heathers: The Musical gathers for bows after a successful last rehearsal before opening night. The fun show also has a serious theme to take away from it. Heather Banks (Veronica Sawyer) suggests audience members should keep the lyrics "let us be seventeen" in mind and "live in the present moment and enjoy what life has in store for you."

    Corryn Brock

  • Alumni help out Meridian Drama

    Alumni help out Meridian Drama

    Andrea Ricker, Editor-in-Chief

    May 4, 2017

    On Saturday, May 13, Meridian Drama will perform a fundraising event, titled, In with the Old, Joined by the New, their first alumni show. "I'm excited to get to sing my parts again, I thought I'd only get one chance to perform them," says returning alum Audrey Durbin. The alumni show will feature ...

    Encore! Meridian drama will host their first alumni show on May 13. This show is a fundraising event to help the drama club. "I am the most excited to see all of the old actors and actresses. I miss them all so much," says senior Tiffany Reed.

    Sheila Moore

Graduation

Graduation

Marley Doering, Reporter

May 12, 2017

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Rounding third and headed to a new home

Rounding third and headed to a new home

Justin Hendrian, Reporter

Chelsea Getz is one of few athletes that have the ability to go on to play Division 1 softball. Getz will attend college at Tennessee State in Nashville. Getz started playing...

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How the State Budget Impasse could seriously affect Meridian

How the State Budget Impasse could seriously affect Meridian

Andrea Ricker, Editor-in-Chief

For the past two years, the state of Illinois hasn't passed a full budget, which is causing schools like Meridian to not get the money they need from the state. "K-12 education...

May 17, 2017No Comments

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