Inkspot

NCHS Mock Award Winners

NCHS Mock Award Winners

May 7, 2013

...

North Korea comes to NCHS

Liberty in North Korea promotion for their new movie.

Ellery Fry, Photo & Design

March 17, 2013

The NCHS Geography Club and the Liberty in North Korea organization are joining forces in the fight to liberate North Korea. The Liberty in North Korea organization has produced a movie following Danny, a refugee that escaped from North Korea. On Monday, March 18th, NCHS Geography Club will be hosting a private screening of the new movie. The movie ...

NCHS students sign their National Letters of Intent

NCHS Students Sign National Letter of Intent

February 25, 2013

February 6th, better known as National Signing Day, could be the turning point in many young athletes lives. National Signing Day is when prospective college athletes sign their Nations Letter of Intent (NLI) to their respective colleges. The NLI requires a signature from the prospective athlete and a parent or guardian. National Signing Day at NCH...

What We Will Miss in College

What We Will Miss in College

Ellery Fry, Photo & Design

February 25, 2013

For seniors, decision time is upon us. Making decisions regarding universities and life after high school (yes, its does exist) is the hardest choice many of us have faced so far in life. While getting wrapped up in the excitement, many of us neglect the simple luxuries we will soon be without. The shock of losing the “little things’’ we take...

Older brother Trevor shoots the ball at a regional game vs. Danville

Brothers Share the Court

February 19, 2013

Lately, it seems like winning is a family trait, which has recently been the case for the NCHS boy’s basketball team. Brothers Tyler and Trevor are both members of the varsity basketball team. If the resemblance doesn’t give them away, the Seibring height sure will. Both boys are key members of the team. Oldest brother, senior Trevor, has been...

HGTV Dream Home Sweepstakes

HGTV Dream Home Sweepstakes

February 12, 2013

With the deadline quickly approaching, participants only have till February 15th to enter to win HGTV’s 2013 Dream Home. Annually, HGTV holds a contest for viewers to win a destination house, cash prize, and car. This is the 17th annual HGTV Dream Home sweepstakes. Previous locations include Park City Utah, Stowe Vermont, Sandia Park New Mexico, and ...

Head 2 Head: Qdoba vs. Moe’s

Ellery Fry and Nathan Flessner

February 1, 2013

Being greeted with an enthusiastic yet unsynchronized “Welcome to Moe’s” is only a greeting into the Moe’s atmosphere. This dine in or carry out restaurant can satisfy anyone looking for a unique taste of the southwest. Glancing up at the massive menu posted on the wall, you can choose from many of Moe’s’ unique entrees. According to the Moe’s website the franchise gave employees the liberty of naming some of the dishes. Customers can start with a John Coctostan (quesadilla), Billy Barou (loaded nachos), Homewecker (burrito), or one of the numerous o...

Ticket stubs for the Sadie Hawkins Dance.

Sadie Hawkins Dance

January 17, 2013

Normal Community student council members are hosting a Sadie Hawkins dance on Saturday February 16 at NCHS. A Sadie Hawkins dance compels girls to step into the shoes of a boy and be the one to choose a date for the dance. The dance goes against classic dance clichés flipping gender rolls on both sides of the spectrum. Girls do the asking and are...

An inside view of a tanning bed.

No tanning law change in Illinois

January 17, 2013

Contrary to public speculation, no new tanning laws will be in effect in the Bloomington-Normal area.  Confusion may be surfacing from cities such as Chicago and Springfield, which are banning minors from using indoor tanning beds regardless of parental consent. Ilga.gov reveals a motion from March of 2012 to make indoor tanning illegal for all min...

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge leaving the hospital.

Heir or Spare?

December 13, 2012

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge announced their pregnancy Monday afternoon. Prince William, second in line to the throne, and wife Kate Middleton revealed the news of a royal baby just a year and a half after their marriage. The Palace released news of the baby in the very early stages of Kate’s pregnancy due to complications she is facing. USA Tod...

Shoppers gathered as early as Monday to line up for Best Buy's sales

“Black Monday” Shoppers

November 26, 2012

With big anticipation for Friday’s crowds, a line formed early outside of Best Buy.  Thomas Gross of Mackinaw accompanied with Nicole Wright and NCHS freshman, Hunter Wright, of Normal set up their camp at 2 pm Monday afternoon.  The group had high hopes for the limited quantity 50-inch flat screen t.v. The flat screen was on sale for $399. A...

Making our mark in any medium... the official student news of Normal Community High School