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  • District-wide Veterans Day Program to be held at high school

    District-wide Veterans Day Program to be held at high school

    Abagayle Jones, Reporter

    October 21, 2018

    For the first time ever, Meridian High School will have a district-wide Veterans Day event. In previous years this event was held at the elementary school in Blue Mound, but this year it will be held in the high school gymnasium on November 9 at 9 a.m. This event will bring together all three sch...

    Proud. Sadie Scott shakes the hand of Richard Hilvety in 2016 during the making of a Veterans Day video produced by the journalism class. The administration played the video in the hallways during the week of Veteran's Day that year. "It was super interesting to hear all the different kinds of stories they all had to share. It was a unique opportunity to get some perspective on something that's so hard to picture," said Scott.

    Sheila Moore

  • Is it cool to ‘JUUL’ in school?

    Is it cool to ‘JUUL’ in school?

    Hannah Reichert, Reporter

    October 19, 2018

    There have been at least five students at Meridian High School caught 'JUULing' on school property since August 16, 2018. The school has had more issues with 'JUULing' in the first four weeks of school than they did in the entire previous year. "In our handbook it's listed under the same category...

    JUUL in school. A confiscated JUUL, easy to mistake for a flash drive, has become an unhealthy national trend with teens. Meridian High School has confiscated multiple JUULs this school year. "I think that you could be fooled with what it looks like, it would be very easy to mistake them if you didn't know what they actually look like," said Principal Hurelbrink.

    Hannah Reichert

  • A colorful surprise for pediatric patients

    A colorful surprise for pediatric patients

    Karrigan True, Reporter

    October 18, 2018

    For over a decade, the FCS club has been holding an annual crayon drive. The MHS study hall classes compete against each other to see who can bring in more boxes of 24 crayons. In the end, the winning class receives a party. This is all fun, but the best part is when FCS delivers the crayon boxes to...

    Brighten a day. The FCS club delivers crayons to Decatur Memorial Hospital on Tuesday, October 16. FCS club ran a competition among study hall classes to see who could collect the most boxes of 24 crayons. Mrs. Rude's study hall won the competition this year.

    Katie Warnick

  • Journalism class starts ad sales unit

    Journalism class starts ad sales unit

    Kyle Farmer, Executive Producer

    October 16, 2018

    Meridian High School Journalism has started their ad sales unit. They will go out and meet business owners on October 24. The class plans on using the money to pay off the wall above the digital trophy case and continue to provide free live events to our community. Sheila Moore, journalism teacher,...

    Hallie Gates prepares for Journalism ad sales day by contacting local businesses. Sheila Moore said, "It's an opportunity for me to teach journalism students how to sell ads and conduct themselves in a business meeting."

    Kyle Farmer

  • SCREAM!!! haunted house

    SCREAM!!! haunted house

    Candi Duncan, Reporter

    October 15, 2018

    Scream is a haunted house that takes place in the former Sears store at Hickory Point Mall in Decatur. Scream has been at this location since last year. Before that, they were located on Eldorado Street. Scream is a haunted house to help fundraise for the Decatur Celebration and is all volunteer bas...

    Scream! The Scream Haunted House staffs itself with volunteers. They are open each Friday and Saturday from 7-11 PM. All funds help the Decatur Celebration.

    Candi Duncan

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