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Childrens Hospital Residential Unit Update

Childrens Hospital Residential Unit Update

Rista Dahal, staff writer/ photographer August 31, 2023

Celebrating Seniors

Celebrating Seniors

Natalie Mazey May 1, 2021

story by Natalie Mazey | photography Megan Miranda | infographic Rachel Anderson The class of 2021 has experienced a senior year like no other, but the Lakota District is working to provide as much normalcy...

Astrology Club President Kyra Mackey (left) and Vice President Samantha Schaller (right) welcome members to the clubs April 8 meeting.

Stars Align

Kien Vu April 16, 2021

story by Kien Vu | photography by Audrey Allen Astrology isn’t about looking at stars, rather it’s about understanding one’s self in the universe. The Astrology club meets every Tuesday in room...

Adena students have recess on the newly renovated playground.

Updated Playground Brings Community Together

Andie Madding December 1, 2020

story by Andie Madding | photography by Audrey Allen | infographic by Emily Taylor Although Adena Elementary's playground was completed in 2018, nobody could have predicted just how important it would...

East seniors (left to right) Audrey Earnest, Allison Pratt, Courtney Lyden, and Christopher Mages receive their National Merit Scholarship Semifinalist certificates.

Road to 1600

Frankie Stull September 10, 2020

story by Frankie Stull | photography by Ava Huelskamp East recently recognized four students for achieving the highly regarded title of National Merit Scholarship Semifinalist. Mages, who is 18 years...

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Black Lives Matter Protest Moves to West Chester

June 4, 2020

reporting by Regan Denham | videography by Brayden Barger Following the deaths of George Floyd and other African Americans, peaceful demonstrations have been organized throughout the country to bring...

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Small Shops Suffering

Mia Hilkowitz May 28, 2020

story by Mia Hilkowitz | art by Rachel Anderson For years, Niederman Family Farm has been a staple in the Liberty Township and West Chester community. Hundreds of families visit for birthday parties,...

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Testing Positive

May 18, 2020

story by Eliza Bush | art by Kelly Johantges For the 918 students currently enrolled in Advanced Placement (AP) courses at East, news of the coronavirus brought a unique set of worries: how to prepare...

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Going Viral

May 1, 2020

story by Anna Mullins | infographics Alexandra Fernholz and Anna Mullins | photography fair use In late January 2020, an East senior traveled to Shanghai. Chinese New Year was just around the corner,...

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The Politics Behind the Pandemic

April 28, 2020

story by Shiloh Wolfork | art by Kelly Johantges The currently the leading nation in coronavirus cases. As COVID-19 cases continue to increase in the U.S., concerns about the impact of the virus...

Remote Learning, Remote Menu

April 10, 2020

story by Hannah Fuller | infographic by Alexandra Fernholz | photography fair use Not only do schools have to adjust to the new way of learning due to the increasing cases of COVID-19, but also they must...

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To the Polls

Mia Hilkowitz March 17, 2020

story and photography by Mia Hilkowitz For many high school students, their biggest concern would be on an upcoming chemistry test or finding a date for next week’s dance, but East sophomores Jessica...

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