Mill Valley News

Tanner Smith
This is senior Tanner Smith’s third year on the JagWire staff. He is undertaking the position of JagWire editor-in-chief. When he is not reporting the news, Tanner can be found acting as the president of Youth for Refugees and taking way too many AP classes. Additionally, Tanner enjoys sleeping, watching Netflix and listening to music.

Tanner Smith, JagWire editor-in-chief

Dec 21, 2020
District struggles to address substitute teacher shortages (Story)
Dec 19, 2020
Staff editorial: Why we should support local businesses (Story)
Dec 18, 2020
Three local restaurant owners discuss the impact of COVID-19 (Story)
Nov 23, 2020
Movie Review: ‘Snowpiercer’ (Story)
Nov 03, 2020
Election Week 2020 (Story)
Nov 02, 2020
Social media influences young people to vote (Story)
Oct 23, 2020
Facts and figures: COVID-19 (Story)
Oct 22, 2020
Finding the good amidst COVID-19 (Story)
Oct 22, 2020
Staff editorial: The silver linings of COVID-19 (Story)
Oct 21, 2020
Movie Review: ‘Pulp Fiction’ (Story)
Oct 06, 2020
Boys soccer falls to Olathe East 2-0 (Story)
Sep 21, 2020
Students share their reactions to the remote and hybrid learning models (Story)
Jun 14, 2020
Protestors against police brutality gather outside Monticello Library (Story)
May 28, 2020
Impacts of COVID-19 on the senior class (Story)
Mar 25, 2020
Staff editorial: The school system needs to be restructured (Story)
Mar 13, 2020
Coronavirus and the school: Everything you need to know (Story)
Mar 01, 2020
Science Olympiad places fourth at regionals (Story)
Feb 22, 2020
American freedom is hypocritical (Story)
Feb 19, 2020
Diversity at Mill Valley (Story)
Feb 15, 2020
Staff editorial: Continue to be accepting of different cultures (Story)
Feb 14, 2020
Representation: How minorities see themselves reflected in society (Story)
Feb 07, 2020
Quiz Bowl makes it to championship rounds at regional tournament (Story)
Jan 26, 2020
Science Olympiad places third at Pembroke Hill Invitational (Story)
Jan 17, 2020
Students compete in the third Statistics Olympics (Story)
Jan 01, 2020
Conspiracy theories have the potential to be very dangerous (Story)
Dec 26, 2019
How I See Me: Students battle their insecure body images (Story)
Dec 09, 2019
2020 Democratic Primary: Everything you should know (Story)
Nov 27, 2019
Everything you need to know about impeachment (Story)
Nov 22, 2019
Trump has committed a myriad of impeachable offenses (Story)
Nov 17, 2019
Science Olympiad places fourth at their first tournament of the year (Story)
Nov 07, 2019
Trick or Treat So Others Can Eat collects donations for De Soto Food Pantry (Story)
Oct 28, 2019
Solving discrimination starts with us (Story)
Oct 25, 2019
Junior John Fraka dedicates his life to music (Story)
Oct 18, 2019
District joins lawsuit against JUUL, while students and staff still struggle to handle vaping epidemic (Story)
Oct 15, 2019
Mill Valley’s LGBTQ population finds acceptance and faces new challenges (Story)
Oct 08, 2019
District implements LifeMatters program for teachers (Story)
Oct 04, 2019
Girls tennis places first at the home classic (Story)
Sep 24, 2019
New construction affects students and staff across the school (Story)
Sep 12, 2019
Students should ask for help if they have problems with their Macbooks (Story)
Sep 12, 2019
Classes need to feature more political discussion (Story)
Sep 11, 2019
We need to take serious steps to prevent the next recession (Story)
Aug 31, 2019
Boys soccer kicks off their season with 3-2 loss to Gardner Edgerton (Story)
Aug 25, 2019
School welcomes new teachers (Story)
May 22, 2019
Seniors choose to pursue careers inspired by their teachers (Story)
May 02, 2019
Jazz band performs in final concert of the year (Story)
Apr 26, 2019
Concealed carry does more harm than good (Story)
Apr 25, 2019
Board of Education approves move to One-to-One (Story)
Apr 17, 2019
After Prom moves to Topgolf (Story)
Apr 16, 2019
Baseball defeats Blue Valley North 10-4 (Story)
Mar 31, 2019
Friendship is more important than politics (Story)
Mar 28, 2019
Baseball defeats Rockhurst 5-2 (Story)
Mar 22, 2019
Board of Education passes GSA’s nondiscrimination policy change proposal in 6-to-1 vote (Story)
Mar 14, 2019
Mar 04, 2019
Don’t click on clickbait (Story)
Feb 26, 2019
Cheerleading hosts a showcase for community members (Story)
Feb 12, 2019
Students experience negative and positive effects of caffeine (Story)
Jan 22, 2019
The argument for open borders (Story)
Jan 18, 2019
Scholars Bowl takes third at Maranatha (Story)
Dec 13, 2018
Gender Rules (Story)
Dec 07, 2018
JagWire staffers review local restaurant Sutera’s (Story)
Nov 17, 2018
Scholars bowl team goes 4-3 at tournament (Story)
Nov 16, 2018
District implements new security features as part of safety initiative (Story)
Nov 15, 2018
Food and Drug Administration-issued restrictions on e-cigarette companies elicits mixed reactions (Story)
Oct 24, 2018
America needs universal health care (Story)
Oct 21, 2018
Foreign exchange students come to Mill Valley for new opportunities (Story)
Oct 02, 2018
Board of Education focuses on new security improvements during their October meeting (Story)
Sep 24, 2018
Students should not be required to take P.E. their freshman year (Story)
Sep 23, 2018
Seniors go to South India on a mission trip (Story)
Sep 22, 2018
Volleyball falls to De Soto in a five-set match (Story)
Sep 01, 2018
Students should not get an after school job (Story)
Aug 27, 2018
1999 to now: A library in the making (Story)