All about that band

By Klair Vogel, Staff Writer

February 11, 2015

Filed under Student Life

Mustang Sound started off the year with extra practices and a new energy. After getting some new equipment and hiring two vocalists, the IHS pep band is even louder than last year. The band has added some new music to its playlist,... Read more »

Forensics team works together

By Tori Danford, Staff Writer

February 11, 2015

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Ever since Regina Chriestenson competed in forensics in high school, she wanted to coach it. “It is a way for me to, in high school and now, let out my competitive outlet. It’s fun to combine performance and competition.... Read more »

Freshmen are friends, not food

By Andrew Waldman & Brynna Hollins, Staff Writers

February 11, 2015

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Freshmen. The once-proud rulers of Iola Middle School have found themselves at the bottom of the food chain once more. Many people may claim to not understand the freshmen and their seemingly foreign ways of life, but as they... Read more »

Videos with a twist

By Valaree Burtnett, Editor

December 18, 2014

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Iola High has a new class in the fine arts department, thanks to the Safe and Supportive Schools (S3) grant. Students are now able to take a new Video Production class with Doug Kerr. In the course, they learn the skills related... Read more »

Pump up the volume

By Brynna Hollins

December 2, 2014

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The Mustang Sound pep band began its first practice of the season last month. This year, the Iola High pep band is bringing out all the stops by slightly cutting down the size of band, adding a new sound system and new songs,... Read more »

New class brings digital newscast

By Valaree Burtnett

November 21, 2014

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Iola High School has a new class in the fine arts department, thanks to the Safe and Supportive Schools (S3) grant. Students are now able to take a new Video Production class with Doug Kerr. In the course, they learn the skills... Read more »

Getting to know the experience of theatre

By Madison Luken

November 21, 2014

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On a cold, wintry night in Almost, Maine, nine couples discover new things about their love lives. With each of these unique stories, the characters all experience different emotions: happiness, confusion, and even heartbreak.... Read more »

Got Coffee?

By Jessica Oakley

November 19, 2014

Filed under Student Life

You may have noticed more traffic in the library. This is due to The Corral opening up in the mornings from 7:30 to 7:50 to offer coffee, cider, tea and hot chocolate. The Corral is in the back of the library in a small room... Read more »

Iola Students Perform Well at SEK District Auditions

By Anna Thyer

November 17, 2014

Filed under Student Life

At Iola High School, district music is becoming more and more inspiring. To some, music is just as important as sports and is an avenue for personal and group accomplishment. Music classes aren’t as easy as they might seem,... Read more »