The Echoes


Border Bogus

May 2, 2019

Imagine not having guacamole for your chips, an engine in your car, or bananas for your smoothie. This is what could happen if President Trump were to close the border between the United States and Mexico. Mexico is ...

Should absences determine who goes to prom?

May 2, 2019

NO! Hannah Huynh , Junior One of the highlights and milestones of a teenager’s high school career is for the chance to attend prom. As movies and tv shows show the glitz and glamour of prom night, people have t...

Get over yourselves seniors

March 29, 2019

It’s spring time in Nebraska and that, of course, means a couple of things. One…there will be terrible weather for the first several spring sporting events, including at least one or two cancellations. For those living under...

It's Time to Toughen Up

It’s Time to Toughen Up

February 13, 2019

Hard work does not always pay off

Shelby Fisher, Editor In Chief

December 19, 2018

Being accepted into All-State is what most music kids want on their résumé once they graduate high school. Performing at the Lied Center in Lincoln at All-State choir or band is like “making it” for any high school musician. In...



December 19, 2018

Going up in smoke

December 19, 2018

The only thing growing faster than the mold in the bowl under your bed, is the popularity of Juuling in the United States. More and more teens across the country are partaking in the national phenomenon of a new form of ...

Preppy and (not so) Perfect

October 30, 2018

The long-held view in America that private schools provide a superior education to their public school brethren came under serious attack in a recent study done by Robert Pianta, Dean at the Curry School of Education a...

New direction in life

New direction in life

October 29, 2018

Arming teachers is NOT the answer

April 23, 2018

In the wake of recent school shootings and student protests, President Donald Trump suggested arming instructors at education facilities. His remarks sparked a number of reactions, from communities that supported the idea to thos...

The value of dreaming

Faith Resig, Editor in Chief

March 23, 2018

I took a deep breath and closed my eyes before walking through the door. I knew that the next four years, not to mention the rest of my life, would be determined by what happened in that room. Not long after, my hands shook as...

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