The Echoes

Two Scottsbluff Teams Compete at District Mock Trial

Faith Reisig, News Editor

November 28, 2016

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District competitions for Mock Trial were held at the Scotts Bluff County Courthouse in Gering on Nov. 28. Scottsbluff had two teams, called the red team and white team. In the first round Scottsbluff’s A team (red) los...

Racial Profiling

Faith Reisig, News Editor

November 18, 2016

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Last summer freshman Jasiya DeOllos was walking home through his Westmoor neighborhood, something he had done hundreds of times before. “I was coming back from the pool with my little brother,” he said. After letting...

Back from the Dead?

Faith Reisig, News Editor

November 18, 2016

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Ten people are currently sentenced to death in Nebraska. They range from John Lotter, insisting he is innocent of triple murder, to Jeffrey Hessler, a Scotts Bluff County resident who was sentenced in 2003 for the rape and murder...

Election 2016

Faith Reisig, News Editor

November 9, 2016

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Election Results Donald Trump won the electoral vote 279 to 228, putting him over the 270 votes he needed to become President Elect. He gave a speech early Wednesday morning, “Now it’s time for America to bind the wound...

Starting Over

Faith Reisig, News Editor

September 28, 2016

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The past several years have been a time of change. As the school building itself grows and changes, some traditions are being forced to adapt. Every year, freshmen attend a morning orientation before they are joined by the rest...

ACTing out against NeSa

Trey Noe, Blake Nikont, News Writers

May 17, 2016

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  A bill passed earlier this spring by the Nebraska Legislature could bring big changes for the class of 2018 next year. By a 46-1 vote, the legislature passed LB930, a bill that would ultimately replace the 11th grade NeSA...

New legislative bill has Nebraska schools rethinking testing

Blake Nikont, New writer

May 12, 2016

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A bill passed earlier this spring by the Nebraska Legislature could ring big changes for the class of 2018 next year. By a 46-1 vote, the legislature passed LB930, a bill that would ultimately replace the 11th grade NeSA asses...

Construction affects P.E. classes

Trey Noe, News Story

March 17, 2016

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The recent construction of the locker rooms has brought along many obstacles. Not only will the construction affect the locker room it will also limit the use of the gym, particularly for P.E. classes. P.E. teacher Joe B...

High School Career Academies

Craig Smith, News Editor

March 8, 2016

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Schools are always looking for new ways to improve the education system so that students will thrive and excel in academics. Since many students do not have an idea for what they would like to achieve after high school, ...

Speaking their minds

Speaking their minds

February 18, 2016

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