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Battle of The Books Sign-Ups

Chloe Savacool, Staff

October 17, 2017

Filed under Features

Battle of the Books is a competition that encourages middle schoolers to read. It is taking place from February 22 to March 7. Everyone participating has to read 10 books in 12 weeks and discuss the books with their team. Th...

Madden Mobile

Kaden Entzi

October 17, 2017

Filed under Entertainment, Features

Madden mobile was created in the 2014/15 NFL season with not many people playing the game. Once the game was out in 2016 it blew up and was on the top 10 searches for iTunes and Google Play. The game starts to die down towards...

The Sport of Roller Hockey

Bobby West, Staff

October 17, 2017

Filed under Features

Roller hockey is a sport that was created by the influence of the National Hockey League. Roller hockey is a sport that which is faced paced and very similar to ice hockey, except for the fact that there is less contact. When ...

Jayden’s Mohawk Rocks

Hayley Withrow, Staff

October 16, 2017

Filed under Features

Last year an eighth grade student named Jayden T. passed away, and now his family is spreading his spirit in a unique way. Jayden’s family is spreading his spirit by painting rocks with things he loved. Some of the rocks h...

Flag Football

Luke Blevin, Staff

October 6, 2017

Filed under Features, Sports

Flag football is almost the same as tackle football. The only difference is the field is shorter, and instead of tackling the player to bring him down, you pull a flag off of the belt on their waist. The game was first played in the mid 1800s....

Twins

Kenzie McKnight, Staff

October 6, 2017

Filed under Features

There are many different students that are related at Sierra, and a lot of them are twins, whether Fraternal or Identical. Depending on the kind of twin they are, it can determine how they act towards each other. Fraternal twins ...

CTE(Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy)

Brooks Wiley, Staff

October 6, 2017

Filed under Features

Last year Frontline reported that researchers with the Department of Veterans Affairs and Boston University found CTE (Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy) in 96 percent of NFL players.   CTE is a progressive degenerative disease of...

Flag Football

Brandon Freeburg, staff

October 5, 2017

Filed under Features, Sports

Flag football has been played since they 1800’s and is still being played today. Flag football is just like tackle but without the contact and pads. It was a spin off of rugby the sport was very popular in the 1940’s in mili...

Sneakers

Andrew Janeczek, Editor

October 5, 2017

Filed under Features

Many boys and girls are interested in shoes. Some have collections of the most popular brands to high heels.   Many sports have shoes, in 1917 the first basketball shoe came out. Basketball shoes have a thick rubb...

Fall Break Activities

Justine Teters, Staff

October 5, 2017

Filed under Features

The first quarter is nearing an end and Fall break is starting very soon. If you ever get bored or need something to do this fall break, here are a few things. There is always a treat that you can make such as caramel apples...

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