A student voice.

The Communicator

The Rain

Hannah Degutis

June 10, 2010


Filed under CREATIVE WRITING

The flag hung sideways on the flagpole as a harsh wind pulled it's edges as far from the metal as possible before tearing it away. Grey sky and clouds shrouded over as far as anyone in the town could see, and beckoned everyone into their homes. Everyone except a boy who was busy unlatching his window...

Thoughts of Rhoda

Thoughts of Rhoda

Hannah Degutis

May 18, 2010


Filed under CREATIVE WRITING

She gently sifted a few pebbles and some dirt, with her bare toes, as she stood on the path. Her feet were quite little, as was the rest of her. Barely standing five and a half feet tall, she gazed up at the tallest maple on her property with eyes as green as the leaves. Her blonde hair reached down towa...

Confession

Hannah Degutis

March 25, 2010


Filed under CREATIVE WRITING

“Can you tell me why you’re here today to see me?” I asked, as I always do, at the beginning of my session with Mr. Draflin. Read More »...

Ignorance is Bliss

Hannah Degutis

February 18, 2010


Filed under CREATIVE WRITING

“I’m not sure why I stopped when I saw her, maybe because of how long it’d been. Maybe it’s because of how much I had missed her. I can’t be sure though, as to why I stopped. I just did. I stopped right where I was, in the middle of the sidewalk. Countless people milling past me, some of them...

Book Review: Dear John by Nicholas Sparks

Book Review: Dear John by Nicholas Sparks

Hannah Degutis

December 17, 2009


Filed under A & E, BOOKS

Nicholas Sparks is a well-known author who has published 16 different novels. One of his most recent novels, Dear John, was published in 2007. This tragic love story is about an angry young man that enlists in the army when he doesn’t know where else to turn in his life. Read More »...

Around the World in One Day

Around the World in One Day

Hannah Degutis

November 24, 2009


Filed under NEWS

“Multi-Culti” or “Feast” as it is known, is a multi-cultural fair specific to Community High School. It’s a celebration of different cultures around the globe that entails every forum to assume the role of a different place around the world. From the decoration to the authentic food, the...

Independent Art

Independent Art

Hannah Degutis

November 19, 2009


Filed under ART, STUDENT ARTS

Some students are more independent than others with their schoolwork, but one student at Community High School is independent in a completely different way. Stephanie Mannheim, a senior, is an independent artist. She has written two different series of silk screen magazines and made several promotional...

BSU Talent Show

Hannah Degutis

October 27, 2009


Filed under NEWS

The annual Community High School Talent Show presented by the BSU (Black Student Union) was held on October 13, 2009. Not only do all the proceeds made at the door go to charity, they go to the charity of winning forum's choice. This good-natured competition also rewards the forum that wins first place...

Book Review; The Weight of Silence

Book Review; The Weight of Silence

Hannah

October 27, 2009


Filed under A & E, BOOKS

Heather Gudenkauf grew up with a unique "unilateral hearing impairment". It had lead her to find a retreat in the written word. The more she read, the more "voracious" of a reader she became, and "the seed of becoming a writer was planted." She makes her debut as an author with her first novel, which is writ...

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