Mill Valley News

Student teacher describes experience

Josh Duden, news editor

April 14, 2012

From the conversations to teaching classes, student teacher Katie McKee experiences what it is like to be a full-fledged teacher while still finishing her degree. As she teaches English teacher Justin Bogart’s classes, which include Spo...

Silver Stars look forward to upcoming Extravaganza

Josh Duden, news editor

March 30, 2012

In recent weeks the Silver Stars Dance team, the Cheer team and the Silver studs have been preparing for the Silver Star Extravaganza on Saturday, March 31 at 6 p.m. The extravaganza is the last of the performances for the 2011...

National disasters shape generation

Josh Duden, news editor

February 29, 2012

From the day the twin towers came crashing down on Sept. 11, 2001, to Hurricane Katrina’s rampant destruction in New Orleans in 2005, society’s reaction to large events has helped define today’s current generation. Accor...

Fire destroys Shawnee apartment complex

Josh Duden, news editor

February 24, 2012

A fire destroyed the Hampton Woods Apartment Complex at 16945 W. 67th Terrace in Shawnee on the night of Thursday, Feb. 23. The Shawnee Fire Department responded after receiving a call shortly after 7 p.m. The fire lasted from...

Underclassmen begin course selection process

Josh Duden, news editor

February 16, 2012

Sophomores and juniors began course selection on Tuesday, Feb. 14. The selection process this year includes the additions of over 14 new classes and new names for previous classes, such as Broadcast Journalism is now called Digital Med...

School nominates King and Queen of Winter Sports candidates

Josh Duden, news editor

February 9, 2012

King and Queen of Winter Sports candidates were finally selected on Tuesday, Feb. 7. Candidates were selected by the student body through voting that occurred within the previous week. This year’s queen candidates are Mack...

Quiz bowl experiences regional success

Josh Duden, news editor

February 3, 2012

At the 5A regional tournament hosted at Mill Valley on Thursday, Feb. 2, the Quiz Bowl team placed second and qualified for state competition. Last year, the team failed to qualify for state, the first time in many years. But...