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Album Review: Jagged Little Pill by Alanis Morissette

Album Review: Jagged Little Pill by Alanis Morissette

Hannah Whitehead, Staff Writer
October 12, 2021

Alanis Morissette is a Canadian musician who was born June 1st, 1974. She was most known in the late 90’s and early 2000’s. Her sound is very unique and she plays around with her range a lot. I was...

The Joy of Parrots

The Joy of Parrots

Maria Ruiz, Staff Writer
October 8, 2021

Owning a parrot is a true delight. A soft, feathery, and talkative companion to keep you company everyday is a joy. Especially African Grey parrots, which are among the most intelligent breed of parrots. Taking Responsibility African...

Getting Back to Normal: Oktoberfest Back After 2020 Cancellation

Getting Back to Normal: Oktoberfest Back After 2020 Cancellation

Carson Carpenter, Co-Editor in Chief
October 6, 2021

Seymour's favorite annual event was back for its 48th go-around after being canceled in 2020 due to COVID-19 restrictions. Wednesday night was the first night of the 4 day long festival. Visitors were...

The Hate U Give: A Brief Overview of an Impactful Novel

The Hate U Give: A Brief Overview of an Impactful Novel

Lucas Jablonski, Author
October 4, 2021

In a school library full of hundreds upon thousands of books, why check out The Hate U Give? The reasons are numerous including it being the recipient of the Coretta Scott King award and it’s adaptation...

Diseases, Disorders, & More: Narcolepsy

Diseases, Disorders, & More: Narcolepsy

Ally Leinart, Head of Photography
October 4, 2021

Also Known As Gelineau’s Syndrome Hypnolepsy Narcoleptic Syndrome Paroxysmal Sleep Symptoms Cataplexy, sudden muscle weakness while awake or with strong emotions Hallucinations...

New Teacher Interviews Week 3

New Teacher Interviews Week 3

Audrey Wiggam, Staff Writer
September 28, 2021

Mrs. Sarah Sterling is a new Health and P.E. teacher this year. She is originally from St. Louis Missouri. She has previously taught at Jennings County Schools for 21 years. She and her husband, Jayson,...

Masked protestors during a Black Lives Matter rally in June 2020.

The COVID-19 Pandemic is Rewiring Our Brains

Caley Monnier, Co-Editor in Chief
September 28, 2021

The Coronavirus pandemic is hard to avoid in current media. With fear mongering news websites and conflicting resources, it’s hard to separate facts and fiction from the reality that is COVID-19, especially...

Haunted Hoosier Legends: The Lanier Mansion

Haunted Hoosier Legends: The Lanier Mansion

Kayla Moriarty, Feature Editor
September 20, 2021

In the quaint, riverside town of Madison, a mansion rests just a block away from most shops. However, this mansion has plenty of historical background, and possibly something paranormal as well.  ...

Womens Sports Arent Appreciated Enough Compared to Their Male Counterparts

Women’s Sports Aren’t Appreciated Enough Compared to Their Male Counterparts

Carson Carpenter, Co-Editor in Chief
September 3, 2021

NBA vs WNBA, men's soccer vs women's soccer, baseball vs softball, the list goes on and on. It seems to be a constant debate between both adults and teenagers alike trying to determine which sport or version...

The Missing Statistic: Adult College Students

The Missing Statistic: Adult College Students

Caley Monnier, Co-Editor in Chief
September 3, 2021

The trademark College Experience: dorms, parties, new experiences, and a new sense of independence. Teenagers idolize the concept of college living, excited to leave their homes and start new lives for...

Homework vs. Catharsis: Why do Writers Write?

Homework vs. Catharsis: Why do Writers Write?

Luke Franklin, Staff Writer
September 1, 2021

"In a world full of division, loss, epidemics, and strife..." It sounds like you just cracked open the first page of a novel, doesn't it? However, I'm sure we all know these things are happening in...

Tents and Tailgates

September 1, 2021

When: September 17th, 4-6:30pm Where: Front yard of Seymour High School Why: To promote clubs, sports, and the school. Come with friends to see what SHS all offers!

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