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MV Bowling Sweeps South 7

Jacque Wilson | January 20, 2022

On January 4, 2022, MV bowling teams traveled to Salem to compete in the South 7 conference championship. “I went in with the mentality of wanting to do good as well as place as a team and an individual.  I kept that in my head throughout the day,” stated Emily Elliott, ‘23. Obviously, the mentality paid off, as the MV Rams and Lady Rams both placed first this year in the South Seven...

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Holiday season comes, goes

Julika Balzer, Staff | December 15, 2021

The first semester is almost over, but that only means one thing: Christmas break is getting closer and closer. Everyone looks forward to the holiday season by getting presents, decorating and Christmas trees are sold out. Holiday season is always something special, and Christmas is one of the most hyped seasons ever. For me it is my first but hopefully not last Christmas in the States. Christmas...

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Youth sports: Time for a change?

Youth sports: Time for a change?

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There are many people who argue that sports are vital to children because of the life lessons they teach young children and the health benefits they provide while others argue that youth sports have become emotionally damaging because of the stress put onto kids and the competitiveness of the parents.

Bendersky shares mental health tips and motivators from his experiences

Bendersky shares mental health tips and motivators from his experiences

December 10, 2021

Find what makes you happy in your everyday lives and simply “Just do it”, make it a part of your life that you look forward to. You can even take time out of your days for friends, activity, or rest. Something like this gives you motivation and generally brings you more joy. 

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Harrison explores favorite albums: Part Two

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These are my favorite albums at this moment in time, but now that my current favorite albums are finished, they will most likely change within the next week.

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MV Bowling Sweeps South 7

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