Mill Valley News

Spirit week begins with changes in place

Josh Duden, news editor

October 4, 2011

Homecoming is well underway and with it, the spirit week. As usual, music has played, the halls are decorated, and the week ahead is planned to include a rally and a bonfire. Themed around Beatles music and the movie Across th...

Candidates selected for Homecoming court

Josh Duden, news editor

September 27, 2011

As the bell went off on the morning of Friday, Sept. 23, the announcements rang over the intercom announcing the candidates for Homecoming king and queen. The new nomination system where only seniors voted on the candidates was...

Sept. 11 anniversary memorials help students remember day’s significance

Josh Duden, news editor

September 21, 2011

Standing on Ground Zero, President Barack Obama and the first family, in addition to President George W. Bush and Laura Bush, honored those lost on that day. As the World Trade Center fell on Sept. 11, the nation was in a state...

UNICEF works to recruit new members

Josh Duden, news editor

September 14, 2011

As club meeting times become more difficult with the new seminar schedule, clubs such as UNICEF are attempting to work with the changes. The organization, comprised of almost all seniors according to the first meeting roster,...

Seven questions with attendance secretary Sonny Thomas

Josh Duden, news editor

August 23, 2011

 How did you go about getting the new position of attendance secretary at the school? I have been a teacher for three and a half years in Mayer, Ariz. I was a high school English teacher but moved back to be closer to my fami...

District removes policy and now allows bags

Josh Duden, reporter

April 11, 2011

The bag policy previously in place due to safety concerns, has been changed after district officials decided the policy was no longer needed. The policy stated until recently that no bag that was large enough to carry a book...

Students and administrators discuss dance policy

Kaitlyn Butko, editor-in-chief, Josh Duden, reporter

March 23, 2011

The JagWire brought together students and staff to discuss the stronger enforcement of the dance policy in a roundtable discussion.  JW: How did you perceive previous years’ dances?  Junior Robbie Weber: I’d definitely sa...

Math teacher Laurie Deuschle

Josh Duden, reporter

February 10, 2011

What is your favorite thing to drink? "I love Diet Coke with Lime. I hide them in the house. If we have company I don't offer it unless they are really close friends." What did you want to be when you were younger? "My mother...

NHS will partake in fashion show for fundraising

Josh Duden, reporter

December 16, 2010

NHS will be participating in the Tony Bowl’s Fashion Show Sunday, Jan. 9 at 2 p.m. at the Overland park Convention Center to raise funds to support future endeavors. The show is being put on to support organizations that...

District selects new board member

Josh Duden, reporter

December 16, 2010

Westside Church’s counseling director Dick Dearwester was selected as the new Board of Education member on Monday, Nov. 8. He will take the place of Janine Gracy, who stepped down due to her relocation to Colorado. Dearwester’s...