Drama Classes See Fiddler

By Olivia Christian

Last Tuesday, November 15, Ms. Holley took students from her drama 1 classes and the Shakespeare team to Salem Hills’ production of Fiddler on the Roof. It was about two hours long and was very well done.

It’s Time for Basketball

By Kelsie Christensen and Trae Bates

Lady Lobos—Did you hear about this years Lobo girl's basketball team? Try-outs have come to an end, and the team has been announced. Your 2011-2012 girls basketball players are: Devri Adams, Haleigh Barber, Rachel Critchfield, Kenzi Hancock, Nicole Hair, Dacia Johnson, Sephra Konchar, Summer Lytle, Sydni Mitchell, Alex Oveson, Sydnie Peterson, and Cheyenne Pratt. These girls have shown an outstanding performance in offensive and defensive positions, shooting, dribbling, and speed.

Mr. Ferrin Voted Faculty Teacher of the Month for November

By Janelle Slater—Assistant School News Editor

Congratulations to Mr. Ferrin! He has been awarded Faculty Teacher of the Month for November. There were quite a few amazing nominations sent in for him. Here they are:

“Eric Ferrin is always willing to help with computer issues,”--Brad Dayton

“Eric Ferrin because he runs around solving all our computer issues and still manages to teach his classes,”--Katrina Davenport

Patriotic Art Contest Winners

By Janelle Slater—Assistant School News Editor

Congratulations to this year's Patriotic Art Contest winners. 1st place: Jackson Lundell, 2nd place: Laura Mullins, and 3rd place: Nathan Goodman. They all did a great job and were able to win some money as well. Jackson won $25.00, Laura and Nathan both won $10.00. There were also two honorable mentions, these were by Hailey Boggess and Carol Miner.

Brylee Ivers and Mckenna Davis both said that they were astonished by the amazing work done this year.

Once again congratulations to our winners and we hope that you will all participate in the Patriotic Art Contest next year!

Red Ribbon Week

By Trae Bates—Sports Editor

Red Ribbon week kicked off with Wear Red Day. Anyone who wore red got a piece of candy at pack time. Tuesday was the pie eating contest at lunch. Mr. Bartholomew won in first lunch and Mr. Bake won second lunch. Wednesday was the time for you to choose a healthy lunch from the cafeteria. Thursday during pack time we worked on Anti-drug essays and posters then on Friday Mrs Seegmiller gave out awards for those winners. Winners of the posters were 1st: Kristin Harris 2nd: Kourtney Beus and Maran Wilson. 3rd: Becca Fabis. All those winners were girls from eighth grade.

SFJH Band Gives Thrilling Concert

By Sawyer Hamilton—Reporter

There are only a few words to describe our school's band. Incredible, Thrilling, and Rhapsody. On Thursday November 10th, the school's band had the privilege of performing with Spanish Fork High's band. At the beginning, the high school did a few pieces, but then they combined with the 9th graders for a song from The Incredibles, “The Incredibles Theme”. Afterwards they called up the 8th graders to perform “Bella's Lullaby” from the popular book and movie series Twilight, it the song which was created to be played on the piano but was soon changed so all instruments could do it.

The Five Second Rule: Is It Safe to Eat That Chip You Just Dropped?

By Jacob Hardman—Reporter

“Is food good to eat when you drop it on the ground?” the most asked question in the know universe. After research, food that is dropped is immediately clung to by bacteria cells, but will it contain enough bacteria to make you sick? It might—but it is still best to not eat it.

Faster is better the faster you pull it off the ground the less bacteria on the food, but sometimes

The Principal’s Principles: Golden Rule is Still Golden Says Mr. Bake

By Ashlee Johnson—School News Editor

“Do unto others what you want done to you.” Great quote right? Students over the years have started to treat each other badly. Less respect is coming from students toward other students. This leads to more arguments, bullying, and a lot more problems for the rest of the school. Respect is key, in the world. For example if you are not respectful of others then you may not be hired for a job because no one likes being disrespected.