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  • The choir is having a fundraiser on Saturday, Nov. 16. The chili-cook off starts at 5:30 p.m.
  • The fall play is showing Friday, Nov. 15, Saturday, Nov. 16, and Sunday, Nov. 17. Break a leg!
  • The 2018-19 Javelin is in!

Getting to Know the Class of 2018: Trevor Wendt

Getting to Know the Class of 2018: Trevor Wendt

Corri Pelzer

May 9, 2018

After graduation, Trevor Wendt plans to go to the University of Nebraska at Omaha to study secondary education. Wendt has wanted to be a teacher for a large portion of his life and said, “It just feels right.” When he was younger, Wendt never would've guessed teaching would be in his future plans; h...

Getting to Know the Class of 2018: Benjamin Renaud

Getting to Know the Class of 2018: Benjamin Renaud

Tyler Moen

May 8, 2018

Whack! The tiny white ball soars across the sky, hardly visible against the clear blue color. Benjamin Renaud holds his form as he watches the ball: a near-perfect swing. “Golf is my favorite sport because I have a burning passion for the game,” Renaud said. If you are unable to find Renaud, searc...

Getting to Know the Class of 2018: Bailey Roland

Getting to Know the Class of 2018: Bailey Roland

Callie Richter

May 8, 2018

Bailey Roland is all about her family and would do anything for them. “My family is filled with the most unique and craziest people you'll ever meet, but we’re always a joy to be around,” Roland said. The person that’s impacted her life the most is her dad because “he’s the best guy” she k...

Getting to Know the Class of 2018: Shelby Pelzer

Getting to Know the Class of 2018: Shelby Pelzer

Madison Fell

May 8, 2018

Shelby Pelzer has attended Dance Atlantic, a studio owned and taught by Ricci McLaren, since she was three years old. Besides taking dance classes, Pelzer is also involved in competition at the studio and dance team outside of Dance Atlantic. Pelzer is most proud of “doing competition solos for Dance Atl...

Getting to Know the Class of 2018: Summer Petty

Getting to Know the Class of 2018: Summer Petty

Hannah Anstey

May 8, 2018

Everyone has someone that is meaningful to them. For Summer Petty, her parents have made a huge impact on her life. Petty said she has “lots of family,” including her mom and dad, two sisters Amanda and Tiffany, and two brothers Anthony and Cody. She also has many nieces and two nephews. Fin...

Getting to Know the Class of 2018: Gabriel Martinez

Getting to Know the Class of 2018: Gabriel Martinez

Jacob Park

May 8, 2018

You’re walking around Rapid City with your family and you start feeling lightheaded and dizzy. You know what is happening but you have no control over it. The pain in your chest starts skyrocketing until suddenly you pass out. This describes an experience Gabriel Martinez has had, and it is caused by a heart arrhyth...

Getting to Know the Class of 2017: Cody McCreedy

Getting to Know the Class of 2017: Cody McCreedy

Jackson Mullin

May 8, 2018

If you can smell a chlorine-filled pool or some freshly cut grass, you can probably find Cody McCreedy. McCreedy has participated in swimming and baseball every year during high school and track his senior year. Swimming has provided McCreedy with some of his greatest memories, one of which was goin...

Getting to Know the Class of 2018: Colton Mudd

Getting to Know the Class of 2018: Colton Mudd

Matt St. John

May 8, 2018

Colton Mudd is an Atlantic native. He has one brother Cody and two sisters Kaitlyn and Kallee. His friends and family have impacted his life because “they help me with everything.” Mudd can often be found in the woods, near the water or any place outdoors. “I spend all my free time hunting and fi...

Getting to Know the Class of 2018: Peyton Klinghammer

Getting to Know the Class of 2018: Peyton Klinghammer

May 7, 2018

In 2009, Peyton Klinghammer experienced an event that impacted her life’s trajectory: her aunt passed away from lung cancer. Klinghammer said, “I was around the nurses. We were up around the hospital every day until she passed.” This experience caused her to decide she would like to go into the f...

Getting to Know the Class of 2018: Tomma Jessen

Getting to Know the Class of 2018: Tomma Jessen

Tyler Moen

May 7, 2018

There are plenty of weird stories about how people have met, and Tomma Jessen and Olivia Hemphill are no exception. It was a clear afternoon: perfect for a fifth-grade recess. Jessen peered across the playground and saw her future best friend pretending to be a chipmunk. After that first meeting, the t...

Getting to Know the Class of 2018: Benjamin Heath

Getting to Know the Class of 2018: Benjamin Heath

Kayla Mauk

May 7, 2018

When Benjamin Heath was in third grade, he told his mom all he wanted to do was help people and make them feel better. As Heath graduates, he is moving forward with that third-grade dream. He hopes to go through a four-year program and then medical school to become a geriatrician. Being in the medical field is s...

Getting to Know the Class of 2018: Olivia Hemphill

Getting to Know the Class of 2018: Olivia Hemphill

Grace Clay

May 7, 2018

Olivia Hemphill enjoys playing video games and hanging out with her friends when she is not at school. Anytime she is with her friends are her favorite memories because “they make everything fun.” Hemphill has a “laid-back” family and enjoys going to Branson, MO with them. “They put up with ...

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