Confessions of an Intuitive

By: Bethan Denney      If there is anything I desire most, it is to understand and to be understood. Much of my life I’ve felt that my thought process differs from most. When I was younger I routinely stood by observing and keeping my thoughts silent while my classmates, teachers, friends, and family easily vocalized their logical and reasonable ideas for projects or competitions or […]

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What Makes a Holiday?

By: Braeden Johnson Holiday decor above the Estes Park Library. With the holiday season upon us its prime time to reflect on our favorite holidays of the year. What defines a holiday? According to the Merriam Webster dictionary a holiday is a “Holy Day” or “a day on which one is exempt from work; specifically:  a day marked by a general suspension of work in […]

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Barbie Girls

By: Grace Mechem I got my first Barbie when I was three years old. She was tall, slim, blue-eyed, and had long blonde hair. All Barbies looked like that and that’s how I wanted to look too.  I used to think I would grow up to be Barbie…or at least look like her.  In first grade I was tall for my age, had hazel eyes, […]

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Testing the Waters

          In previous years the girls swim and dive team consistently won most of their meets. This year shows promise as the girls dive into this year feeling strong about placing high in this year’s competitions.            “I’m confident in our chances for getting to state this year” said diver Bailey Ash.            With the departure of top seniors such as Madison Beasley and […]

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Charities Spread the Holiday Cheer

by Megan Miller [ezcol_3fifth] Charities by the Numbers Bright Christmas used to only support five families, but now they support over 135 families. Bright Christmas has been going on for 32 years. Blue Santa is expected to support over 100 people this year. Bright Christmas raises $12,000 to $14,000 a year to spend on food for the families. Bright Christmas has been hosted at the […]

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