• Open enrollment allows MVHS students to transfer to DHS

    Open enrollment allows MVHS students to transfer to DHS

    Justin Curto, Braden Shaw, JagWire managing editor, JagWire reporter

    October 21, 2014

    In her Biology class last year, then-freshman Sophie Reeves felt that she could never get the help she needed from her teacher on assignments. Since transferring to De Soto High School this year, Reeves has been able to get the help she needed due to smaller class sizes. Reeves was one... READ MORE »»

    With the new open enrollment policy, sophomores Brady Herron, Aaron Kofoid, and Garrison Fangan all decide to stay at Mill Valley, while freshman Reaghan Wharff and Autumn King and sophomore Sophie Reeves took the opportunity to transfer to De Soto High School at the beginning of the school year. King is satisfied with her choice of switching. "With smaller schools you get more one on one time with teachers," King said.

    Illustration by: Brooke Wiebe

  • Football team wins first game of district play

    Football team wins first game of district play

    Tori Aerni, JagWire editor-in-chief

    October 18, 2014

    The Jaguars secured their 17-14 victory against the Saint James Academy Thunder on Friday, Oct. 17 with the points scored in the first and last minutes of the game. While making its overall record 3-4, the win also gave the team a 1-0 record in district play. After the kickoff by St. James, the Jaguars... READ MORE »»

    Throwing the winning touchdown to wide receiver Christian Jegen, quarterback Logan Koch's pass ends the game against Saint James Academy with a final score of 17-14.

    Photo by Karissa Schmidt

  • Exclusive look at 3rd Street Asylum

    Exclusive look at 3rd Street Asylum

    Margaret Mellott, Adri Talavera, Grace Van Inwegen , JagWire reporter

    October 16, 2014

    Hearts race and palms sweat as bloodcurdling screams echo through the narrow corridor. Psychotic doctors, deranged clowns and animalistic pig men lurk around the building, seeking out new victims. Like most haunted houses, 3rd Street Asylum provides scares that exploit one’s deepest psychological fears.... READ MORE »»

    Actors at the 3rd Street Asylum spend hours before the house opens to prepare to scare customers.

    Photo by Margaret Mellott

  • Cross country places second and third at home meet

    Cross country places second and third at home meet

    Katherine White, JagWire editor-in-chief

    October 13, 2014

    The boys cross country team placed second and the girls placed third at the teams' only home meet, the Cat Classic at Shawnee Mission Park on Thursday, Oct. 9. The boys team also broke the school record for five man team time with a time of 84:19, a record set last year at this same race. Junior... READ MORE »»

    At the Cat Classic on Thursday, Oct. 9, senior Kurt Loevenstein and junior Derek Meeks run in sync. The girls team placed third and the boys team placed second.

    Photo by Courtney Bohnert

  • Football team wins Homecoming game 57-7

    Football team wins Homecoming game 57-7

    Tori Aerni, JagWire editor-in-chief

    October 10, 2014

    The night of Oct. 10 marked the 15th Homecoming football game and coronation ceremony in Mill Valley history, along with the second win of the season... READ MORE »»

    The Jaguars defeated the Lansing Lions, 57-7, on Friday, Oct. 10.

    Photo by Karissa Schmidt

Annual fall blood drive recieves about 100 student donors

Annual fall blood drive recieves about 100 student donors

Kate Ocker, JAG people editor

About 100 students donated one of pint blood in the 15th annual fall blood drive on Thursday, Oct....  Read More »

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Royals super-fan Ashley Agre discusses her loyalty to the team

Royals super-fan Ashley Agre discusses her loyalty to the team

Elizabeth Fleming, JAG reporter

How long have you been a Royals fan? I’ve been a Royals fan my whole life. I was born in 1984, and I have pictures of me at the [World Series] game in 1985. Do...  Read More »

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Modest is hottest

Modest is hottest

Laken Wagner, Reporter

“‘What are you supposed to be?’” “‘I’m a mouse. Duh.’” Most of us, including myself, can easily recognize this part of “Mean Girls” and can...  Read More »

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