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An app a day keeps the doctor away!

An app a day keeps the doctor away!

Daegan Davis, Writer

February 15, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Student Life

With tons of new mobile games coming out and improvements to old ones, they all have one common goal, to gain popularity.  After talking to students and teachers we found out some of their favorites. Here are six of those popular apps. Hot wheels race off    Hot wheels race off is a game to race with 2...

Read a book!

Read a book!

Caitlin Schmitt, Writer

February 15, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Student Life

If you’re a high school student, chances are you’ve read at least a few required books for English class. A lot of high school students have the mindset of “reading takes up too much time”, or “reading is boring”. This may be true in some cases, and reasons vary. An individual could have ...

Changing up Drama Class

Changing up Drama Class

Sayler Peplinski, Writer

January 26, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

If you've noticed people around the school that have more elaborate makeup on, you’re not the only one. Right now Mrs. Johnson's Drama classes are in the middle of their stage makeup unit where they put stage makeup and other special effects on their partners face. Some people in this class are as...

Ten most popular movies of 2016

Ten most popular movies of 2016

Caitlin Schmitt, Editor/Writer

December 5, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News

It’s almost safe to say that recently released movies are a priority for millions of people across the nation. This is why movie theaters are around, so the fans of these movies (their sequels, and the entire series if created following the first) don’t have to wait for the movie they’ve been an...

The Murder Mystery of GBHS

The Murder Mystery of GBHS

Sayler Peplinski, Writer

November 16, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Every year the theater program has a fall play this year the fall play is a murder mystery which is something that the Great Bend High School hasn’t seen in a while.The production of Murder is Bad But Mondays Will kill You will be performed on Nov. 13 at 2:00 p.m. and will also be performed on Nov. 14-15 at 7:...

What should I watch tonight…?

What should I watch tonight…?

Brittney Birzer, Writer

November 7, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Many people use Netflix as a go-to on a boring Saturday night whereas others use Hulu or Hulu Plus.  The two are very similar however the plus has more features.  Hulu is a video on demand service.  Hulu Plus is a video streaming service that uses internet connection.  You can stream TV shows and m...

Tech Tips: Week 1

Tech Tips: Week 1

Daegan Davis, Writer

October 27, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Hello I’m Daegan Davis. I’m a Senior at Great Bend High School and a computer enthusiast. I work at Bauer Computers, and I’m on the newspaper staff. Every week I will be posting two tech tips that could help everyone out there in the computer world. This weeks I’ll give out some tips on how to us...

31 Days of October

31 Days of October

Sayler Peplinski, Writer

October 10, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Student Life

October is known for the one night that you hang out with friends or go trick-or-treating, but what about the other 30 days. Here is a list composed with DIY crafts to movie marathons to get you through those 30 days. With this list you can have an amazing October with your friends and family. Scare...

We cried out

We cried out

Caitlin Schmitt, Writer/Editor

October 9, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News, Student Life

The morning of September 27th, the GBHS school day was kicked off with an assembly. This assembly was put on by Travis Dumond, motivational speaker, Full Circle, a band he partners with, and One Hope Ministries. The assembly consisted of Travis speaking, a few select videos, and performances by Full Circle...

A reunion through the eyes of an alumni

A reunion through the eyes of an alumni

Caitlin Schmitt, Editor/Writer

September 12, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Spotlight

Saturday, September 3rd marked the return of the graduated classes from ‘91 and ‘96 to the Jack Kilby square. The plans were simple: gather graduated classmates and their children, ask a small group of the graduates to perform, provide bouncy houses for the children, raffle some prizes out, and ba...

Prom Night: Make It a Night Worth Remembering

Prom Night: Make It a Night Worth Remembering

Brittani Weers, Writer

April 13, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Student Life

With Prom right around the corner, this seems like the perfect time to tell you guys about driving safe. Teenagers often make the choice to celebrate special occasions with alcohol, and do not have a safe ride home. Every 15 minutes, a teenager is killed in a drunk driving accident. Every 90 seconds, som...

Are You Still Watching…Unlike Me?

Are You Still Watching…Unlike Me?

Abby Stiner

March 7, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Do you like Netflix? I wish I could like Netflix. Recently, I had to cancel my subscription and it is causing me grief. To make up for my loss, I conducted a survey of GBHS students and staff members’ favorite shows to binge watch on Netflix. If you are in need of a new binge-worthy show to watch, ch...

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