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Suspenseful speeches

Suspenseful speeches

Joseph Potts, Reporter

April 8, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

The season of the Speech and Debate team may have ended, but for junior Anton Kordick, it is only the beginning as he prepares for the national tournament this summer. “We had a very small team this year because we’ve had several students graduate the last two years, so we need to rebuild. The s...

Catastrophically cautious cuts

Catastrophically cautious cuts

Joseph Potts, Reporter

January 11, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

On Nov. 29, the Davenport School Board agreed to a two-year budget plan to remove 83 positions and cut $13 million for the 2019-2020 school year. The district was hoping to have to make less cuts due to retirements and attrition. Thirty-one teachers have taken the early retirement incentive, however, ...

Coalition of young voters

Coalition of young voters

Zak Keel, Reporter

November 6, 2018


Filed under Award Winners, Columns, Opinion, Showcase

Polls will open up today, Nov. 6, for the 2018 midterm elections as Americans across the nation will partake in state and local races that will soon influence the second half of President Donald Trump’s four-year term. There are 435 seats in the U.S. House that are up for re-election, 35 Senate seat...

Speech and Debate head to Nationals

Speech and Debate head to Nationals

Aiden Rushing, Reporter

March 2, 2018


Filed under News

Senior Madison Cousins has qualified for Nationals in Speech and Debate and will be traveling to Fort Lauderdale, Florida from June 17- 22 along with senior Spencer Fillman and junior Andrew Lord. Lord and Fillman were first alternatives in their respective events, but will be accompanying Cousi...

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