• Sevier Sports Records Break Again

    Sevier Sports Records Break Again

    Elizabeth Batts

    October 9, 2014

    After a late start of the season due to rain and snow, the John Sevier Middle School track team took off, leaving many other schools in the dust. As the season progressed, several school track records were shattered. Courtney Whitson broke the Discus record of 90 feet, which was set in 1979, by 2’9”... READ MORE »»

    READY TO RUN. Sevier’s girls track team warms up before a meet. Several track team members broke Sevier Middle School records this season.

    CAROLINE BURCH

  • Managing sports teams

    Managing sports teams

    Blakely Gamble

    October 8, 2014

    Many students believe only star athletes make a difference in school sports. That is not actually true. Team managers are often the most important members of their teams. From setting up for an important game up to putting necessary equipment away after the game is complete, these student are the unsung... READ MORE »»

    MANAGER MATERIAL. Track managers Janiya, Queenasia, and Caroline pose for a photo during the Conference track meet. With their help, Sevier’s girls track team won the conference championship this year.

    Caroline Burch

  • FIELD TRIPS ARE A NECESSARY EXPENDITURE

    FIELD TRIPS ARE A NECESSARY EXPENDITURE

    The Editorial Board

    October 1, 2014

    Another school year is almost over. For the eight graders this means that the time has come to go on the Washington D.C. overnight field trip. The Washington D.C. trip lasts for 5 days and costs $550 per student. Although the cost of the trip is high, both for students and for the school, the experience... READ MORE »»

    Cartoon by Sandler Johnston

  • Time to Play the Game: “New Super Mario Bros. Wii”

    Time to Play the Game: “New Super Mario Bros. Wii”

    Connor Billings

    September 25, 2014

    THE STORY In “Super Mario Bros. Wii”, a jump and run game, a character named Mario goes through eight levels to try to save the love of his life, Princess Peach, from the evil Bowser and his army of goombas, chain chomps, bullet bills and ultra bullet bills. The game is a new... READ MORE »»

    Nintendo

  • IS THE DC TRIP WORTH THE COST?

    IS THE DC TRIP WORTH THE COST?

    Zoe Lindsey

    September 18, 2014

    As the end of a school year approaches, eighth grade students at John Sevier Middle School participate in an annual tradition: the Washington D.C. field trip. This overnight field trip takes place over 5 days and includes visits to museums and monuments. Only a limited number of students have the... READ MORE »»

    WASHINGTON’S HOME. Sevier Middle School students line up for a chance to enter the home of George Washington, the first president of the United States.

    Linore Huss

SEVIER’S SCHOOL YEAR IN REVIEW

SEVIER’S SCHOOL YEAR IN REVIEW

Hannah Conkin

The 2013-2014 school year is coming to an end. Looking back, this past school year was one of the most eventful years in the lives of both students and teachers. A burst...  Read More »

September 29, 2014 • 0 comments

WINDS OF CHANGE

September 19, 2014

WASHINGTON’S HOME. Sevier Middle School students line up for a chance to enter the home of George Washington, the first president of the United States.

IS THE DC TRIP WORTH THE COST?

September 18, 2014

RETURN TO THE CLASSROOM. Mrs. Linda Keller, a classroom teacher of 41 years, recently came out of retirement to fill in for Mrs. Sara Gourley as 8th grade Language Arts teacher.

A familiar face

May 15, 2014

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FEATURED MUSICIAN: TRAYNESHA

FEATURED MUSICIAN: TRAYNESHA

Zoe Lindsey

Traynesha is one of the students who perform in John Sevier Middle School’s chorus. She sings mostly alto, and has been singing since she could talk. Traynesha is in...  Read More »

October 14, 2014 • 0 comments

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Hooked on Books: Divergent

Hooked on Books: Divergent

Hannah Conkin

THE STORY Veronica Roth’s “Divergent” takes place in a dysopian future, and is about a 16-year-old girl named Beatrice Prior. She is born into the Abnegation faction,...  Read More »

October 13, 2014 • 0 comments

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Sevier Sports Records Break Again

Sevier Sports Records Break Again

Elizabeth Batts

After a late start of the season due to rain and snow, the John Sevier Middle School track team took off, leaving many other schools in the dust. As the season progressed,...  Read More »

October 9, 2014 • 0 comments

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Goodbye, Sevier Middle

Abby Gillenwater

High school is the subject on every eighth grade student’s mind right now. It is the topic of conversation at lunch, in the gym and even after school. Students are anxious...  Read More »

October 7, 2014 • 0 comments

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