BY MEGEN HIPPENSTEEL Competitive drama, a course highly associated with acting and relating to speech and debate, has a tournament today. The NFL novices (or first years) head to Blue Springs for their first tournament and the varsity (second and above years) travel to Blue Springs South. In these […]
BY WALTER CANADY III Every year the United States celebrates Columbus day on Oct. 9. For most of us, it was just a day off from school, was as in past tense. A day that ISD and many other school districts have decided not to represent anymore. It […]
This week’s Patriot Vision talks about band and debate’s great performances and a charitable cause. Plus, we look at the volleyball and football team’s performances in district.
This week’s episode of Patriot Vision discusses the blood drive and big honors for choir. Plus we recap softball districts and look ahead to soccer districts.
BY WALTER CANADY III For those of you who may not remember, Colin Kaepernick began a protest in response to the injustices occurring in the black and brown communities by making the decision to not stand during the national anthem. His explanation behind the protest was,”I am not going […]
BY CRAIG STEWART NFL players began a protest against police brutality and racial inequality. Trump’s response? Fan boycott. And within the past week, the media has been all over the issue of President Trump calling out NFL players using profanity in some cases. For many teams, players would lock […]
BY MEGEN HIPPENSTEEL Kaili Miller and Syrell Thorpe were both nominated by the band to be on 2017 Homecoming Court. It just so happened that they were the only ones on court that were not nominated by Student Council. Kaili Miller was crowned homecoming queen last Friday. In case […]
BY MEGEN HIPPENSTEEL Homecoming is this weekend starting with the football game tonight, the parade Saturday morning, and the dance Saturday night. We interviewed several homecoming candidates to see what they responded to 4 different questions. Homecoming is a nicely looked upon time of the year as Logan Boone […]
This week’s Patriot Vision looks ahead to Homecoming, looks back at Dig for a Difference, talks about senior night for the football team, and discusses a broken record in cross country.
BY MEGEN HIPPENSTEEL Truman junior, Dakota Lepker, will soon be an Eagle Scout. This kind of achievement doesn’t go unnoticed. Lepker is already beginning to see changes around him. One of these changes is that Lepker senses a more respectful attitude coming from many of his elders and peers […]