Golf Team Travels to Mitchell for Regions

Golf Team Travels to Mitchell for Regions

May 15, 2015 • Chelsea  
Filed under Athletics, Top Stories

Last Friday, four golfers traveled to Mitchell for the Fox Run Meet. This is the last meet that they can qualify for state. Eighth-grader JJ Beck placed seventh with a score of 88.  Freshman Jon Bakke received 12th  golfing a 91. Freshman Cade Fortuna scored a 99 earning 20th place. Seventh-grader... Read more »

Is Fast Food a Good Thing?

Is Fast Food a Good Thing?

May 13, 2015 • Halee Schrader  
Filed under Editorial, Top Stories

Some people think fast food is a good thing. Too late to make something? Go get fast food. Too lazy? Go get fast food. Out and about? Go get food. Going out with friends? Go get fast food. Going out on a date? Go get fast food. People think fast food is really convenient and cheap. If you knew what fast... Read more »

How Does Yik Yak Affect Our Society?

How Does Yik Yak Affect Our Society?

May 13, 2015 • Lauren Svatos, Writer  
Filed under Editorial, Top Stories

Does anybody have the little icon of a yak on your phone?  That is called Yik Yak, an anonymous social media website that was intended to be able to share your feelings.  It has recently become out of control with cyberbullying. Yik Yak allows everyone within 10 miles of a place to anonymously post... Read more »

How Often Do You Read?

How Often Do You Read?

May 13, 2015 • Maddie Eklund  
Filed under Editorial, Top Stories

How many time a year have you read for fun? Do you read almost every day? If you are like 70% of teens today, then you don’t. Today it seems that technology is to blame. Many teens would rather scroll tumblr or twitter than read a book. 45% of teens only read for pleasure once or twice a year. This... Read more »

Is Traditional Dating a Thing of the Past?

Is Traditional Dating a Thing of the Past?

May 13, 2015 • Cassity Kerner, Writer  
Filed under Editorial, Top Stories

Words like gentleman and chivalry have adopted a reputation for representing old traditions and how things used to be. Nowadays we hear terms like one night stands, friends with benefits, and couples calling their significant others bae (before anyone else.) Has the evolution of dating killed traditional... Read more »

Gregory Golfers Travel to Springfield

Gregory Golfers Travel to Springfield

May 7, 2015 • Cassity Kerner, Writer  
Filed under Athletics, Top Stories

Last Friday, the varsity boys’ golf team traveled to Springfield to compete in their invitational. The team had a pretty good day and came away with a third place medal. Freshman Jon Bakke placed fourth for the day, golfing an 86. Jeremiah Beck, an eighth grader, golfed a 91, giving him an eleventh... Read more »

Reading Olympics Held in Burke

Reading Olympics Held in Burke

May 7, 2015 • Chelsea Backous  
Filed under Elementary Happenings, Middle School, Student Life, Top Stories

On Wednesday, April 22, the Reading Olympics were held in Burke for grades 2-7. This year they took 10 teams with 42 kids total. Each grade took two teams, red and white, except the sixth and seventh grade. These kids got on their teams by reading 10 books and answering question packets about them. Each... Read more »

MTI Trailer Comes to Gregory

MTI Trailer Comes to Gregory

May 1, 2015 • Ashley Meyer  
Filed under Student Life, Top Stories

On Wednesday, the Mitchell Technical Institute had a trailer come to the school to help us learn about MTI and the programs that they offer. Typically this trailer visits between 55-60 schools a year but this year they are only visiting 35 schools. Jimmie Nicolaus is the MTI instructor who travels with... Read more »

Gregory Track Travels to Miller

Gregory Track Travels to Miller

May 1, 2015 • Lauren Svatos, Writer  
Filed under Athletics, Top Stories

Last Tuesday, the Gregory Track Team traveled to Miller to compete in the Miller Booster Club Meet.  It was the best day for the track team this year.  Many of the track students received their personal record of the year. For the girls’ team, Lauren Svatos received eighth place in the 100 meter... Read more »

Girls Compete at the Jaguar Invite

Girls Compete at the Jaguar Invite

May 1, 2015 • Maddie Eklund  
Filed under Athletics, Top Stories

The Gregory Girls Track team traveled to Corsica April 21. The girls placed 4th overall with 68 points. Briana Leber placed second in shot put with a throw of 31’8’’. Hannah Juracek placed fourth in high jump with a jump of 4’5’’ and Maddie Eklund placed fifth with a jump of 4’5’’.... Read more »

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