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Teachers grant department awards on Senior Class Day

By Haley Palmer

Parents beam and seniors clap as their fellow students march proudly down the aisles through the crowd to receive their awards on Senior Class Day this morning.

Every year on Senior Class Day, department awards are given to a select few seniors.  Continue reading Teachers grant department awards on Senior Class Day

Student government officers announced

By Delaney Smith

Student Government Officers 2015-16

Continue reading Student government officers announced

National Honors Society hosts blood drive

Photos by Amber Bartley

Members of the National Honor Society prepare for  the blood drive.
Members of the National Honor Society prepare for the blood drive. Photos by Amber Bartley.
Math teacher and NHS sponsor Melissa Neal writes down information about potential donors.
Math teacher and NHS sponsor Melissa Neal writes down information about potential donors.
Senior Hannah Baird has her blood drawn for the first time. "It felt like the right thing to do," said Baird.
Senior Hannah Baird has her blood drawn for the first time. “It felt like the right thing to do,” said Baird.
Senior Bridget Cantrell checks on a donor. "It's about helping people who have accidents or certain conditions and giving them a chance to live a normal life," said Cantrell.
Senior Bridget Cantrell checks on a donor. “It’s about helping people who have accidents or certain conditions and giving them a chance to live a normal life,” said Cantrell.
Seniors Tyler Menne and Emma Neal check on recovering students.
Seniors Tyler Menne and Emma Neal check on recovering students.
Seniors Olivia Hudson and Hank Duncan gather information for the blood drive.
Seniors Olivia Hudson and Hank Duncan gather information for the blood drive.

Educators evaluate aspects of salary

By Haley Palmer and Leah Ellis

*Editor’s note: For additional coverage of teacher salaries, please read today’s issue of the Bagpiper.

Chemistry teacher Michelle Harbison gestures to the test tube and explains to students how to capture the gas released in their experiment.  While she is concentrated on helping her students, there  is a bigger concern running through her mind: the teacher salary. Continue reading Educators evaluate aspects of salary