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Mayhem Week: StuCo hosts first ever Mario Kart tournament

Mayhem Week: StuCo hosts first ever Mario Kart tournament

Ben Wieland, Opinions Editor

May 3, 2019


Filed under NEWS, Top stories

Freshman Ryan Biven won a sixteen-student Mario Kart tournament hosted by StuCo Wednesday, May 1. Biven won all eight of his races in the tournament, and crossed the final finish line with a crowd of students chanting his name. However, Biven stayed calm and confident until he crossed the finish lin...

Students and teachers at the school explain why they enjoy thrifting

Students and teachers at the school explain why they enjoy thrifting

Sophie Lecuru, JagWire features editor

February 26, 2019


Filed under FEATURES

Shopping for pre-owned items at thrift stores has become more and more popular and has even established its own verb: thrifting. Students and teachers at the school have been following the trend as well by doing some “thrifting” of their own. Freshman Maddy Williams enjoys thrifting for clothes because of ...

StuCo and NHS collect donated Trick or Treat so Others Can Eat items from community

StuCo and NHS collect donated Trick or Treat so Others Can Eat items from community

Grace McLeod, JAG Student Life Editor

November 1, 2018


Filed under NEWS

StuCo and NHS members went door-to-door to collect canned food that was donated to the DeSoto Food Pantry on Tuesday, Oct. 30. The food drive started Friday, Oct. 26, when students left fliers on doors in six neighborhoods advertising the event. StuCo sponsor Erica Crist collaborated with Mill ...

Homecoming parade cancelled due to inclement weather

Homecoming parade cancelled due to inclement weather

Grace McLeod, JAG student life editor

September 5, 2018


Filed under Homecoming 2018, NEWS, Special coverage, Top stories

For the first time in school history, the homecoming parade has been cancelled due to inclement weather and will not be rescheduled. In addition, the powderpuff football game will be rescheduled at a later date. According to StuCo sponsor Erica Crist, the parade has been cancelled due to the ra...

Peers in Learning program hosts MV Cafe fundraiser

Peers in Learning program hosts MV Cafe fundraiser

Anika Roy, JagWire copy editor

April 28, 2018


Filed under NEWS, Top stories

  Members of the special services department, as well as students enrolled in the Peers in Learning program, held the biannual MV Cafe during all lunch periods on Friday, April 27. Serving fried chicken, asparagus, potato salad, dinner rolls and strawberry shortcake to staff members in attendan...

Girls physical education learns self-defense techniques

Girls physical education learns self-defense techniques

Taylir Charest, JAG Reporter

April 16, 2018


Filed under NEWS

The first ever self-defense class taught in girls physical education occurred on Thursday, April 12 and Friday, April 13. Instructor Steven Kinser led the class using the Bushidokan system.  This is a system that combines Karate, Judo and Jiu-Jitsu and transforms it into a street-ready self defense, ac...

StuCo to host semi-formal, Saturday night winter homecoming dance

StuCo to host semi-formal, Saturday night winter homecoming dance

Alison Booth and Lexi Flipse

February 5, 2018


Filed under NEWS, Top stories

Students will flood into the space-decorated, dimly lit commons and gym on Saturday, Feb. 10 with peers dressed in semi-formal dancewear in preparation for this year’s winter homecoming dance. This scene is a huge contrast to the past six winter homecoming dances, all of which were held as informal,...

StuCo holds first Yuda Bands sale

StuCo holds first Yuda Bands sale

Elizabeth Joseph, JagWire reporter

December 18, 2017


Filed under NEWS

StuCo sponsored a fundraiser for Yuda Bands, an organization dedicated to promoting education for youth in developing countries, by holding a bracelet sale that lasted until Wednesday, Dec. 13. According to the organization’s website, Yuda Bands are sold to empower children to break through poverty by enabling a child to pursue education. StuCo raised $539 and sold 77...

MV Outreach partakes in fundraiser during football game

MV Outreach partakes in fundraiser during football game

Anika Roy, JagWire copy editor

October 9, 2017


Filed under NEWS

In the first half of Friday night’s football game against Bishop Miege, members of MV Outreach participated in a fundraiser selling both 50/50 raffle tickets and Krispy Kreme doughnuts for $1. The club ended their night raising $640.80. According to freshman Nicole Crist, the event went very well. ...

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