The Mountaineer

Top Things for Valentines Day

Phoebe Dillon Sunset Dinner     This classic evening idea is perfect for people of all ages.  Whether you bring pizza, Thai, or pb&j’s a night out to watch a beautiful sunset in our wonderful town is an easy and pleasant way to show how much you care about your loved one.        4. Nice Night Out     While this may start out feeling like a cliche, and […]

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Poetry out Loud

By: Hayden Filsinger & John Kim       Poetry Out Loud is an academic  program that induces students to learn  about famous poetry by memorizing it,   then reciting it.        Poetry out loud Benefits students’ public speaking skills, builds their self- confidence, and helps them learn about  literary masterpieces.         Poetry Out Loud likes to reward  students with outstanding poetic achievement. Winning the […]

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Falcon Heavy Rocket’s Road to Space

            On February 6th, SpaceX launched its first Falcon Heavy Rocket in an iconic NASA Apollo launch platform located in Florida.             Claimed and proven to be the most powerful rocket, the Falcon Heavy can carry up to 64 metric tons and costs only 90 million dollars to create, compared to the Delta lV Heavy, which costs 500 million dollars to build and launch.             […]

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A Season to Remember

By Sabrina Rittner and Alex Leija      This year’s Estes Park High School Boys Basketball team has turned many heads with the wild success they have had, especially compared to previous seasons. The team, led by teacher and coach at EPHS, Dustin Morrow, has a current record of 10 wins and 6 losses. In the 3A patriot league the team has a record of 4 […]

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The​ ​Impacts​ ​of​ ​Social​ ​Media​ ​Today

The​ ​Impacts​ ​of​ ​Social​ ​Media​ ​Today

By: ​ John​ ​ Kim​           The​ ​world​ ​today​ ​seems​ ​to​ ​be​ ​run​ ​by​ ​the​ ​media.​ ​The​ ​greatest​ ​information ​ sharing​sites, ​ like​ ​ Facebook,​ ​ Twitter,​ ​ Snapchat,​ ​ and​ ​ ​Instagram ​ dominates​​ ​the ​minds​​ ​of​  both​ young​ ​and​ ​old.          “Social​ ​media​ ​is ​ superior,​ ​ everyone​ ​ ​uses​ ​it. ​​Even ​​the​ ​teachers​ ​use​ ​social​ ​media these ​ days,”​ ​said Ashton​ […]

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