The Echoes

The value of dreaming

Faith Resig, Editor in Chief

March 23, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Student Life

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...

Picking a Parent

Chase Wells, Feature Editor

February 8, 2018

Filed under Feature, Student Life

   From Disney movies to romance novels, today’s culture is saturated with stories of true love and happy endings.   The hero always wins over the heroine, and, in the end, they live happily ever after, cementing their love for each other in a beautif...

Two seniors beat the odds to make All State three times in a row

Faith Reisig, Editor-in-Chief

October 18, 2017

Filed under Student Life

This year, along with many other All State participants, the vocal music program at SHS is sending two seniors for their third time. This means that these students auditioned each year they were eligible to do so and made the...

Club pictures day

Faith Reisig, Editor-in-Chief

October 18, 2017

Filed under Student Life

It's a familiar sight, the Jostens photographers setting up shop in the gym to take pictures of different club activities. This Monday from shortly after noon until almost 3:00, the names of different organizations could be...

Total-ity Awesome

Total-ity Awesome

September 29, 2017

It’s time to GAME

Chase Wells, Feature Editor

March 13, 2017

Filed under Feature, Student Life

With so much hate and suffering going on in the world, a misunderstood medium of entertainment has become what many believe to be the world wide equalizer. Gender, race, sexuality; none of these things matter in the world of ...

A Walking Miracle

Tiana Rosas, Feature Writer

March 6, 2017

Filed under Feature, Student Life

It would be safe to say junior Jack Hallowell is a walking miracle. Born a month and a half early at 4 lbs. 8 oz. with two extra thumbs, two extra vertebrae, and two extra ribs, the doctors told Charity and Jesse Hallowell their son, ...

Can’t change who they are

Tiana Rosas, Feature Writer

February 3, 2017

Filed under Feature, Showcase, Student Life

With the United States now under the Trump administration, his potential Cabinet members have caused concern for several groups of people. One of those concerned groups is the people in the LGBT community which perceives Trump to be agains...

Student immigrants in pursuit of the American Dream

Karen Orona, In-Depth Editor

February 3, 2017

Filed under Feature, Showcase, Student Life

“It was morning and my mom woke me up. I didn’t know what was going on.      “She was screaming at me to put some clothes on. I heard two guys rattling the door outside.”      “Then my dad came into the room I...

What’s in a Name?

Krista Holzworth, Feature Writer

February 3, 2017

Filed under Feature, Showcase, Student Life

You’re born with it, you’re stuck with it, and it could even shape your future. Your name. Parenting.com says a child’s name could affect his/her self-esteem, grades in school, and even professional success. Urban Dictionary provi...

Winter Royalty fun

Winter Royalty fun

February 2, 2017

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