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Grace Skaggs

Grace Skaggs , Contributor

My name is Grace Skaggs and I am a junior this year. This is my first year on newspaper staff. I run cross country and track. I was on the yearbook staff last year, so I enjoy writing about a lot of different things. I'm very excited to see what this year in newspaper has in store.

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The Starting of April Fools

May 13, 2020

Starting on April 1, 1700, English pranksters begin to spread the annual tradition of playing pranks on each other. This day is also known as All Fools’ Day. It has been celebrated for centuries from...

Pros and Cons to e-Learning

May 13, 2020

The most talked about subject in the world today is probably the Coronavirus. There are currently 439,940 cases around the world, and that number is expected to go way up. Thousands of people are being...

Dear SHS…

April 24, 2020

Dear Seymour High School, There has been a lot that has happened during these past 3 years. I never would’ve thought a virus that started all the way in China would have affected us this bad. I never...

TWINS: Who Is Your Teacher Look-Alike?

TWINS: Who Is Your Teacher Look-Alike?

March 5, 2020

Find Your Teacher Look-Alike Do you want to find your teacher look-alike? Check the following based on your own appearance/style to find your teacher twin. Click here to take the quiz.    

Great American Rail-Trail

Great American Rail-Trail

February 6, 2020

A railroad trail that has been known about since the mid 1980s is being turned into a different, scenic trail that you can either ride your bike or take a walk on. This trail stretches more than 3,700...

Deadly Virus Spreading Across The World

Deadly Virus Spreading Across The World

January 30, 2020 Starting in late December, China has been experiencing a disease called the Corona Virus that is spreading rapidly....

The Hunger Games

January 20, 2020

 A new restaurant that has recently come to Seymour is called Gyros King. It is located in the old Long John Silver’s building. The restaurant first opened on January 1st, and they have a selection...

A New Modern Look

December 12, 2019

The St. Louis City Museum is known for its many repurposed architectural and industrial objects.The museum is all about fun, and it attracts thousands of people each year. Inside, there are many floors...

2019 Ofest Popular Foods

2019 O’fest Popular Foods

October 10, 2019

Class of 2020 Pommes Frites "Every year at the Oktoberfest, I go to the Enter His Courts booth to buy some pommes frites, or French fries. They are fried in oil and lightly salted before being served...

Go Owls Go!

Go Owls Go!

September 5, 2019

Over the weekend on August 31st, the boys and girls cross country team raced at Franklin High School. It was a very eventful day for all the teams there. The races were scheduled to start around 8:30,...

Owls Running Into Victory

Owls Running Into Victory

August 23, 2019

The boys and girls cross country team had their first meet last night, August 22, at Freeman Field. Both teams have been running hard all summer, and finally got to show off on the course. The boys and...

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