News – Kimberly Kien – Memorial Haunted House

On Thursday October 26th, student council will be hosting their annual haunted from 6:00 pm to 8:30pm at Memorial High School. Children from around the neighborhood come into the school where they trick-or-treat asking for candy from students in various classrooms. After all the candy, the students will join the kids in a series of…

Memorial Takes on the PSATs! – by Hamza Shahzad

The National Merit Scholarship is a prestigious award that high school juniors for exceptional achievement in the Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test (PSAT). To be more specific, the scholarship is only awarded to the top half percent of the state’s seniors. Last year, Gresham Connors took the PSAT and scored in the 99th percentile for New…

Taking a Stand on Standing Rock – by Patrick Deary

The Standing Rock reservation has been the site of much controversy these past few months, issues including the environment, Native American rights, and police brutality present in this intense standoff.  The fact that it took President Obama so long to intervene made people question his abilities during his last year as Commander-in-Chief.  In the end,…