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Twitter Assassins

Twitter Assassins

Jack Warner, Staff

February 14, 2019


Filed under Lifestyles, News, Top Stories

The junior class has recently unofficially adopted a game that is popular amongst other high schools across the country. The game is called Assassin, where players try to eliminate other players in an attempt to be the last one standing. Rules were posted on a Twitter account, and money started to...

You Just Got Served

You Just Got Served

Hailey Milliken, Staff

February 4, 2019


Filed under Food, Lifestyles, Sports, Top Stories

Basketball: Nia Daniels, 11   Before the game, junior Nia Daniels prefers to keep it light. “I’m really weird, and I try not to eat before the game, like three hours ahead or so. I don’t want to eat too much and not perform well during the game,” said Daniels. When she i...

Dishing Out New Eats

Dishing Out New Eats

Lonyae Coulter, Staff

January 25, 2019


Filed under Food, News, Top Stories

Prostart has been making all kinds of new foods lately. They’re trying out new dishes and preparing for upcoming competitions, all while dealing with a lack of hot water in the classroom.  “They will be making bronco fajitas which is a chicken fajita that has sliced peppers and onions and...

Organic vs. Conventional

Organic vs. Conventional

Jack Warner, Staff

January 18, 2019


Filed under Food, News, People Of Staley, Top Stories

People who shop at grocery stores are likely aware of the revered organic food industry, and probably have varied thoughts on the subject. Whether they think organic food is healthier, more economically friendly, better tasting or a fad, most can agree that organic food is more expensive. Granted, if...

No Meat, No Problem

No Meat, No Problem

Kara Morley, Staff

January 12, 2019


Filed under Food, Lifestyles, News, Top Stories, Top Stories

    Being vegan and vegetarian are becoming increasingly popular. Demand for vegan and vegetarian food increased by 987 percent in 2017, according to international delivery service Just Eat. But, some people don’t know the difference between the two. Two students share their diets, restr...

Good Nutrition is Their Mission

Good Nutrition is Their Mission

Alexa Schulte, Editor-in-Chief

December 21, 2018


Filed under Feature, Food, People Of Staley, Top Stories

As a part of a health initiative, the English Language Learning department makes smoothies for the student body. Their goal was to get healthy snacks to students instead of junk food from the vending machines. “The smoothies are something that will maybe hold their hunger a little bit better than...

Gymnasts Defeat Gravity and Signing Day

Gymnasts Defeat Gravity and Signing Day

Alexa Schulte, Editor-in-Chief

December 21, 2018


Filed under Feature, Sports, Top Stories

Two highly ranked gymnasts signed their letter of intent Nov. 14, seniors Evan Manivong and Victor Perez. Manivong signed with the University of Illinois and Perez signed with the University of Minnesota, both Division One schools.   “I was super excited and proud of myself that all my hard...

Free College Credit For Being Bilingual

Lonyae Coulter, Staff

November 15, 2018


Filed under News

Students in the North Kansas City District now have the opportunity to earn an award called the Seal of Biliteracy. The Seal of Biliteracy is an award that recognizes graduating seniors who has reached a high level proficiency in another language. “First and foremost, it celebrates the fact that...

Party Like It’s 1983

Party Like It’s 1983

Alexa Schulte, StaleyNews Editor-In-Chief

November 6, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Top Stories, Top Stories

The boys cross-country team placed third at the Class 4 State competition this past weekend. The last time a team in the North Kansas City School District made it to the winners’ podium was 1983. “I was really excited, because I know we have had guys that did well individually, and that’s always...

Mixin’ Up the Match Ups

Mixin’ Up the Match Ups

Hailey Milliken

October 27, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Top Stories, Top Stories

As of fall of the 2018-2019 school year, the Missouri State High School Activities Association reclassified each Suburban Conference, and the school athletics has moved up from the Suburban White Conference to the Suburban Red Conference. “I think this a good move, because it’s certainly provided...

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