Common Sense

Get ready for Millard South’s 2019-2020 theatre season

May 29, 2019

Written By Natalie Schamp The 2019-2020 drama season consists of five shows, two of which are musicals. Death Trap, Rock of Ages (the first musical), The Twilight Zone, Cinderella, and The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling ...

Parts of 144th Street closed due to rough conditions

March 11, 2019

Elena Garcia Tapia, Assistant Online Editor  On Monday, March 11th, Millard South students were left frustrated after seeing a chunk of 144th Street was closed due to excessive potholes, causing some of them to arrive to schoo...

Stop asking me for ACT advice

January 31, 2019

Jack Towne, Staff Reporter Getting a high ACT score is absolutely a great thing. It opens up countless doors, makes numerous scholarships available to you, and reaffirms that maybe your 12 years of schooling was actually worth something. ...

Free Finances for Families through the FAFSA

October 1, 2018

Nicki Kreutzian        Business Manager       Every high school senior who plans on going to college should have October 1st circled on their calendar. Today, the FAFSA opens for anyone attending college in the 2019-2020 school ye...

Runners persevere through stormy weather

October 5, 2016

Eric Murcek Staff Reporter Heavy rain on Sept. 9 flooded parts of the cross country course in Walnut Grove and made other parts muddy. Additionally, lightning nearby had the officials ready to cancel Millard South’s only ho...

Local Band ‘Nautilus’ Plays Debut Show

October 5, 2016

Alyssa Soppe Editor-in-Chief It was an interest in zoology and a love of music that brought together instrumental progressive metal band Nautilus. “I took Zoology and the nautilus was my favorite cephalopod. You’ll notic...

Former alumni welcomed back to Millard South

October 3, 2016

Kristin Kaipust Staff Reporter Not only was Jennifer Metcalf a Millard South Patriot, but she was a Central Cyclone and a Norris Lion. Metcalf is a newly hired French teacher. She said she is teaching today because of her encourag...

South selected for district’s only JROTC program

September 29, 2016

Sam Sliva Business Manager As some of you may have noticed there’s a new room on main street. This new room is for the new Junior ROTC program. This is the program’s first year at Millard South. The program exceeded its projected enrollment goal of 70 students a...

South closes doors for option enrollment

September 29, 2016

Miriam Cortes Staff Reporter For the first time in years, Millard South has closed enrollment for potential students residing outside the designated attendance zone. If an incoming student were to apply to attend Millard South but lived outside the mandated boundaries, they wou...

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