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Kayla Moriarty

Kayla Moriarty, Staff Writer

Hello, I am a sophomore at Seymour High School. I enjoy reading, writing, music, art, and photography. I generally write about current news and photography. This is my first year being on the staff and at this school, so I am very excited to contribute to The Owl.

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Haunted Hoosier Legends Part Five: The Blue Lady

Haunted Hoosier Legends Part Five: The Blue Lady

February 8, 2021

About twenty minutes from the tourist town of Nashville, Indiana, is an inn with a history. Reports of a “blue lady” who roams the halls has been a popular sight among visitors.  Story, Indiana...

2020 from a Student's Perspective

2020 from a Student’s Perspective

January 13, 2021

Anticipatingly huddled around the television waiting for the ball to drop, I never in a million years would’ve thought that this would collectively be the worst year of everyones’ lives. After Kobe...

An Interview with Greg Hager: The Director of Willard Library

An Interview with Greg Hager: The Director of Willard Library

November 17, 2020

Built in 1877, the Willard Library in Evansville, Indiana still stands and functions the same it did a hundred years ago. However, this library is known for something other than just books: the paranormal....

Once In A Blue Moon

Once In A Blue Moon

November 17, 2020

2020 is probably the worst year of everyone's lives: the Covid-19 pandemic spread, Oregon was on fire, and other dystopian events occurred. However, 2020 has had something unique that not a lot of other...

My Website

October 5, 2020

I have recently made a website for my photography, it's a bit of a work in progress, but it's getting there. Feel free to take a look at my gallery, and contact me if you have any questions. https://pictures-that-speak.my-free.website/

Haunted Hoosier Legends Part Four

Haunted Hoosier Legends Part Four

October 5, 2020

Have you ever been to Indiana University campus? If so, you may have encountered something strange without even noticing. The Indiana Memorial Union, IMU, lies on campus, and is still used by students...

Stage 5: What That Means for Indiana

Stage 5: What That Means for Indiana

September 29, 2020

 Recently, Governor Holcomb announced that Indiana is in stage 5 of the back on track plan. The chart pictured shows how our cases per day have been decreasing since late August, hence the governor’s...

Haunted Hoosier Legends Part Three

Haunted Hoosier Legends Part Three

September 21, 2020

In the small town of Tunnelton, with only a population of 125, there lies a tunnel surrounded with eerie tales. The tunnel was built for trains in the mid-1800s, and it has been rumored that paranormal...

Upcoming Events and Reminders

Upcoming Events and Reminders

September 17, 2020

Here are the current and upcoming events at Seymour High School: "Best Buddies" club has been created at the school and is a club where buddy patterns are formed between someone with a disability...

Haunted Hoosier Legends: Part Two

Haunted Hoosier Legends: Part Two

September 11, 2020

In Martinsville, Indiana, a legend lies restlessly behind the forest. As you walk up the wide, grassy path, a  feeling of utter peace fills you, with a tiny hint of fear as well. This weekend, I visited...

Mental Health vs. School

Mental Health vs. School

September 8, 2020

School is extremely overwhelming for any student. You have to balance your social and academic life, and it sometimes feels like a huge tidal wave has trapped you. Although you cannot just fix everything...

Haunted Hoosier Legends: Part One

Haunted Hoosier Legends: Part One

September 3, 2020

This week marked the very first week of September, which means that spooky season is right around the corner. Indiana has a haunted history with urban legends that have been told all throughout the state....

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