Prom purse essentials

Written by: Asha McCarty Because Saturday night prevails as one of the most anticipated nights of the year, you’ll want to make sure you will be prepared to the max. Looking your best all night and feeling as comfortable as possible are essential to having a good time at prom; so here is your go-to prom purse checklist. An extra pair of comfortable shoes -- after a few hours of dancing and jumping around with your friends, you’ll likely feel a bit worn out. Keep some spare flats or sandals in your car so that…

Teachers as artists

Written by: Elyse Hurt New Palestine High School art teacher Nikki Gardner is getting her taste at professional artistry at the creative arts and event center in Greenfield for the annual Teachers As Artists exhibition. “I chose to put in 2 pieces. One of me and my best friend called ‘In your eyes. In Mine. In the Highest.’ and one of my boyfriend called ‘Enlightened Fratboy,’” Gardner stated. How this event works is teachers submit two of their finest pieces of art and a jury of former art educators review the submitted art and choose…

NCAA Championship

Written by: Seth Buis Monday night the NCAA crowned a new men’s basketball champion. The Villanova Wildcats battled the North Carolina Tar Heels for forty total minutes of play. This has been one of the greatest NCAA championship games in recent history, some are even saying that it is the greatest of all time. The forty-minute brawl between both teams came down to the last second, well, the last half of a second. The game was something no basketball fan would have wanted to miss. Hustle, big baskets, and heart were all poured out into…

Spring break adventures

Written by: Dharma Rodgers It is that time of year again: spring break. The snowy ground people from Indiana have become accustomed to usually is not gone by mid-march, when most schools have their spring breaks. Officially, it is not quite spring yet (spring is official on March 20th) and it sure has not felt like it while still being below freezing. This past week, the temperatures have gotten warmer, reaching around 60. However some other states, like Florida or California where it is warm year-round, are a great place to vacation during spring break…