The High Post

Prior to being a mathematics teacher, Mrs. Cindy Pompelia became an engineer when women engineers were rarely heard of.

Women In Engineering

April 19, 2018

In the past, women had the stereotypical role of having to be the stay at home mom and nothing else.  Nowadays, women are out of the house and have entered many typically male dominated fields such as e...

Pi Day Festivites

Pi Day Festivites

April 19, 2018

When most of us hear the word "pie," dessert is probably the first thing that pops into our minds. On March 14, 2018, Mathletes hosted "Pi day," commemorating the Greek letter Pi and Einstein, who's b...

Reasons to Be Single

Bianca Pate, Assistant Editor in Chief, Online Editor, Copy Editor

March 13, 2018

I bet during this time of the year, you are contemplating your love life. Many believe that being single during Valentine's season is terrible, but is it really? I am here to tell you that it is not something to be upset about, for being single during your already stressful years in high school truly is a blessing. Reasons to Be Single: High school is already stressful enough… At the end of the day, we are still young, immature h...

Flu Season

Bianca Pate, Assistant Editor in Chief, Online Editor, Copy Editor

March 13, 2018

Are you coughing? Do you have chills? Are you just feeling overall "not well"? There is a chance you might have the flu. According to NBC News, "It's killed at least 37 children and thousands of adults, and this is either the worse season since 2015, or 2009, depending on how you measure it." Also, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, "In a typical year, the flu kills about 36,000 people in the...

Wicked Review

Bianca Pate, Assistant Editor in Chief, Online Editor, Copy Editor

March 13, 2018

On February 4, 2018, I attended Wicked performed at the Benedum Center in Pittsburgh. It truly was an amazing production filled with lots of twists and turns that no one would have ever expected. Wicked ties in one of the most well-known movies of all times "The Wizard of Oz" to create a musical that takes its audience on an adventure. Many of the characters come from "The Wizard of Oz" such as: Glinda (the Good Witch), El...

Healthcare Fair

Healthcare Fair

February 16, 2018

     Are you considering entering the medical field? Do you have questions about entering the medical field that you wish you could ask people who have gone through the process of becoming a medical p...

Inventionland

Senior editors Bianca Pate, Paige Lesko, and Raven Dupilka are posed in the heart of Inventionland. The marketing students along with Mr. Mains and Mrs. Butler attended Inventionland where they learned about the process of turning an idea into a product.

Bianca Pate, Copy Editor, Online Editor, Assistant Editor in Chief

January 21, 2018

Think of your favorite fairytale. Now, imagine walking right into it. This is exactly what Mrs. Butler's Marketing class experienced first hand when they traveled to Inventionland. As the name implies, Inventionl...

Challenging My Beliefs

Challenging My Beliefs

Bianca Pate, Copy Editor, Online Editor, Assistant Editor in Chief

December 12, 2017

"Be the voice they wish they had. Make the choice they wished they could." Constantly reminded by this plaque in my kitchen, I grew up learning to not harm animals. My family's beliefs about the treatment of ...

A Day in the Life of A Senator: Senior Expo Edition

A Day in the Life of A Senator: Senior Expo Edition

November 19, 2017

Walking into the Senior Expo at Hempfield Area High School, I felt as if I was entering a college fair 40 years into my future. Senator Kim Ward hosted the annual Senior Expo on October 19. Six members...

5 Tips for a Perfect 1600 on the SAT

Bianca Pate, Copy Editor, Online Editor, Assistant Editor in Chief

November 3, 2017

Tip #1: THE MOST IMPORTANT RULE!!! Get lots of sleep. Tip #2: Don't think about the time limit. Just take each question one by one. Tip #3: NEVER leave a question blank. If you are unsure, just guess! Tip #4: Prepare!! The time limit is the worst part of the SAT. The College Board has free practice tests online that will help you prepare to finish the SAT on time. Tip #5: Don't worry!! If you feel yourself start to str...

Book Review: Z for Zachariah

Andrew Bryant, Student

October 30, 2017

Book Review: Misery

Daniel Womack, Student

October 30, 2017

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