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Power to marvel at: Student’s legacy lives on after passing

Power to marvel at: Student’s legacy lives on after passing

April 7, 2019

Standing in front of an elementary class, Jon Miskulin could be heard saying “You know everyone has a superpower and mine is music” before asking students “what is yours?” Miskulin believed...

New York, New York

New York, New York

Abby Kimball, Staff Reporter

March 22, 2019

Filed under Features, NCHS, Showcase, Social Link Stories

Through the music programs at NCHS, students have been given the opportunity to experience a wider world of music. The beginning of summer started with a 14-hour bus ride for choir and orchestra stud...

300 Words: Anticipation

300 Words: Anticipation

February 19, 2019

July 2, 2018. A scream sounded from underneath the bathroom door, echoing out in a silent presence. She shook with happiness.  With disbelief. Joy. But Mrs. Kristina Chase didn’t know how excited...

300 Words: Mackenzie Kraft’s passion for raising her own livestock

300 Words: Mackenzie Kraft’s passion for raising her own livestock

February 19, 2019

When most students go home to take care of their dogs and cats, Mackenzie Kraft goes home to take care of her goats and chickens, her horse and cow. For the senior, this is just her everyday life. Six years ago...

300 Words: ‘Na wè pita’

300 Words: ‘Na wè pita’

January 8, 2019

Sweat streams down her face. The humidity so extreme that the only outfit she owns is glued to her body. She cringes as she steps with bare feet on a sharp rock. She stands in front of a stick hut that...

FBLA returns with ‘Dancing with the Staff’ event

FBLA returns with ‘Dancing with the Staff’ event

December 14, 2018

After being canceled last year, the Future Business Leaders of America returned to hosting its annual Dancing with the Staff event on Thursday, November 14, to raise money for their national business part...

300 Words: Car keys

300 Words: Car keys

December 12, 2018

Anna leaves Community just like every other student hurrying to get home. She jumps into her teal Chevy Aveo racing to get out of the student parking lot and start her 17-minute drive home to begin the rest of...

Tees to success: Enchelmayer more than a golfer

Tees to success: Enchelmayer more than a golfer

November 28, 2018

While sports and sound are often linked: players listening to their headphones to get "in the zone", music blasting out of speakers at athletic events, the crowd cheering wildly... Golf and sound are no...

A traveling journey

A traveling journey

November 20, 2018

For Dr. Valentine Walker life has been a journey. The journey started when he “met a beautiful peace corp volunteer” and moved from his homeland in Jamaica to the United States where he became a du...

Meme-morialized

Meme-morialized

November 10, 2018

The quantity of empty lockers around NCHS has resulted in students using them to make mock shrines of actors who are not dead. Prior to the start of each school year, the school administration surveys th...

Larger population as positive for students?

Larger population as positive for students?

Tommy Olsson, Shae Simmons, Reid Watkins, and Caitlin Wonsowski

October 17, 2018

Filed under Features, NCHS

Some faculty members see the large student population as having a positive effect on students. With higher attendance numbers, students are provided with more social opportunities. The higher enrollmen...

Unsung Homecoming tradition

Unsung Homecoming tradition

October 9, 2018

Mr. Dave Feeney’s 3rd hour AP Literature and Composition students performed the school song on Friday, October 5. This tradition has occurred for the past 15 years in all of Feeney’s English classes...

STEM stuck in bloom

STEM stuck in bloom

October 5, 2018

All the students knew was these boxy new machines that monopolized desk space.  They knew the pixelated green text that would appear on the black screen. They knew the hum of the machine as it worked...

2018-19 Back to school assembly

2018-19 Back to school assembly

August 23, 2018

Normal Community students were welcomed to the 2018-2019 school year with an all-school assembly on the first day of classes.

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