The Bear Facts

Cross Country Trip to Bethlehem Pennsylvania

Lexie Scarber, Staff Writer

October 5, 2018


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The girls and boys cross country team traveled to Bethlehem Pennsylvania to race at the Lehigh University Paul Short Invitational. The invitational was a 5K on the college campus that is nestled in a mountainous region. The team arrived in Pennsylvania Thursday afternoon and ran at a national park and ...

PSAT

Dominic LaNave, Markos Ayele, Staff Writers

October 5, 2018


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The Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test (PSAT) is right around the corner. The test will take place on Wednesday, October 10. Depending on which grade you are in, this test has different meanings. All ninth graders will be taking the PSAT 8/9, which is a test built to ready them for the PSAT 10 that they ...

Socks for Change

Sean Evans, Staff Writer

October 5, 2018


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Starting Tuesday, October 9 a new campaign will begin. Its goal: Collect socks for the homeless. Socktober, as it’s being called by its organizers, is going to be a school-wide fundraiser to gather socks for the homeless shelters. The event was coordinated by Abby Williams in the middle school and the at...

Swim & Dive Team Interest Meeting

Luke Kockler, Staff Writer

September 21, 2018


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The swim & dive team will be having an interest meeting on October 2 to discuss information about the team and tryouts. Coach Liz Moore holding the meeting in room C106 from 3-4 PM. Attendance is recommended for anyone who wants to join the team for the upcoming winter season....

NSHS

Sean Evans, Staff Writer

September 19, 2018


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On September 9 the new National Spanish Honor Society held its first meeting. The lack of one in previous years encouraged the current officers to create a new Spanish service club. This new honor society will work to further the experience students have in and out of the Spanish classroom, from fie...

Dessert on Broadway

Dominic LaNave, Staff Writer

September 19, 2018


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The Chorus Department is preparing to put on their annual fundraiser, Dessert on Broadway, on Friday, September 28 at 7:00 PM in the Little Theater. The event itself will be a night filled of musical performances by members of the chorus and those performances will feature Broadway-related selections. In...

Braddock Relays 2018

Alexandra Scarber, Staff Writer

September 19, 2018


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Relay races under the lights translated to a non traditional cross country race that doubled as a fundraiser for the cross country team. The annual Braddock Relays took place September 16. Community races started the event and chance ticket raffles were drawn throughout the event. Members of the cross...