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Sadie Hugelman, Staff Writer | May 17, 2022

Jim Sutfin sits behind his desk with his eyes locked on his computer screen. He is in a Twitter battle with the students from his own district and the retweets for a snow day are overwhelming.  After hours of debate and scrolling through comment sections, the snow day is finally called. The Millard students are overjoyed for a day off and Sutfin is happy to connect with students and perform one...

Teagan Lynch, Staff Writer | May 17, 2022

Gameday for athletes means excitement and competition. Seasons get long and busy, and it often proves to be hard for one to keep track of the schedule. Assistant Principal Activities Director Chad Zimmerman is the one in charge of making all of the schedules and organizing events for all the sports, among many other responsibilities. He is a huge part of what keeps MN’s athletic department running. After...

Deeksha Shridher, Staff Writer | May 17, 2022

With the 2021-2022 school year coming to its close, many seniors are looking forward to their new futures in their respective colleges. Leaving high school is bittersweet, where the prospect of a new school also means many goodbyes to the memories made over the past four years. However, this year’s seniors are not the only ones departing from MN. Many teachers and administrators will be leaving...

Elias Pipinos, Sports Editor | April 18, 2022

Weather changes, and that’s a fact, but it’s only a facet of life for people in competitive sports.  As we’ve recently seen in Omaha, weather is indiscernible at times, with drops from promising highs of 60 degrees plummeting low enough for late starts and potential snow days.  The negative effects of rapidly changing weather show for tennis players like Apoorva Kasireddy. “The wind...

Anna Pipinos, Editor-in-Chief | March 1, 2022

“When I go out with my girlfriend, I see other couples who are on dates and are on their phones. [It is] kind of crazy to see how that person can be closer to their phone rather than the person across from them,” senior Blake Rosen** said.   As another year filled with technological advancements passes by, the usage of technology continues to increase. Within the last decade, there was a 70...

Sadie Hugelman, Staff Writer | March 1, 2022

Remember that time you were walking in the hallway and all you wanted was to get to class in a timely manner, but a couple couldn’t help but foreshow their love for each other right in your path to class?  Perhaps it’s just because of Valentine’s Day or maybe they are just comfortable enough in their relationship to showcase it to their peers. Either way, this uncomfortable position they...

Asim Adhikary, Staff Writer | March 1, 2022

"It's kind of like an extra friend, someone to talk to and lean on. It's someone you like, and they like you back, and you just enjoy each other's company," senior Addison Zhang said.  It starts as a crush, following their Instagram and texting back as soon as you hear that notification. Then, sooner or later, you find yourself being late to class, changing your walking schedule just so you can...

Adithi Deeduvanu, Staff Writer | December 9, 2021

92% percent of Americans celebrate Christmas, 5% celebrate Hanukkah, and 3% celebrate Kwanzaa. Many celebrate more than one holiday. For a majority of Americans, the holiday season is the best part of the year. Whether it’s the weather, the presents, the food, or the joy, holiday time is magical for many.  Arguably, the thing that makes everyone so happy about this time of year is the decorations....

Teagan Lynch, Staff Writer | November 16, 2021

Most of us have seen the teary-eyed veteran returns home videos on YouTube as well as witnessed the heartbreaking aftermath of the death of one. Time spent in the military can be both a sore and proud subject for veterans and their family members all over the world.  While having pride and respect for those serving in the military, the demanding conditions of the job can make it difficult for their...

Morgan McCormack, News Editor | November 16, 2021

Flags waving at half-mast, federal office closure, parades in the streets, an atmosphere of pride and remembrance in the air. All of these things can be seen and felt on November 11 every year. Approximately 19 million veterans are recognized as heroes on November 11, also known as Veterans Day. The holiday, initially known as Armistice Day, is a day in which American people pay tribute and show...