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Rebellious Times

Senior Calendar

Brendan Courter, Co-Editor

April 26, 2019

The end of the year is a busy time for students, especially for seniors. Here’s a list of important events between now and graduation to keep Southwestern’s seniors on track. Senior Skip Day: Monday, April 29 It is a tradition for seniors to all skip one day of school together before the end of the year. However, t...

Social Studies Team Going to State

Hugh Smith, Writer

April 26, 2019

This year, the social studies academic team is going to the state finals in Purdue and will happen on Saturday, May 4. This will be the third time that this group has gone to the state finals. The first time was back in 2007, and Mrs. Risk was in charge of it back then. 2015 was the first time that Mrs. Mathews was in charge...

Bilingual Benefits

Bilingual Benefits

April 22, 2019

¿Hablas español? Parlez-vous français? Sprichst du Deutsch? If you answered yes in Spanish, German...

The Austin Early College Academy

Brendan Courter, Co-Editor

April 22, 2019

Sophomores entering their junior year can choose to enroll at a variety of college courses offered through Ivy Tech at Austin High School. What is the Austin Early College Academy? This academy allows students to take a predetermined set of dual credit courses that would grant them an associate’s degree upon graduation in addit...

Earth Day 2019

Earth Day 2019

April 17, 2019

Like every year, Earth Day has come and gone and this year's event had a much bigger stand than others...

Whistleblower Exposes That 25 Individuals That Were Recommended to be Denied Security Clearance Were Given it Without Following the Proper Procedure

John Sutter, Writer

April 9, 2019

Tricia Newbold was a career government employee. She had worked under presidents of both parties, and never was or had problems. Now she is a whistleblower exposing how the Trump administration is not following the regular process. Tricia Newbold’s accusation is not just that she recommended 25 people to not get the ...

Joe Biden's Biggest Problem

Joe Biden’s Biggest Problem

April 8, 2019

Joe Biden has been around a long time. He, like the country, has moved left. During that time, he had ...

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The Mueller Report

March 29, 2019

How has the Mueller Report Changed Politics?  The short is it didn’t. On Friday at 5:00, Muelle...

Drama Club Spring Play

Drama Club Spring Play

March 29, 2019

Oh, pixie dust! Fairy Godmother’s wand has been broken by her clumsy apprentice, Tilly. When it brok...

ISSMA Concert

Hugh Smith, Writer

March 28, 2019

The ISSMA concert this year is happening on April 13th, and the entire high-school and the middle-school band are participating. The location for this year is at Columbus North high-school. The concert in the past has mostly taken place at Floyd Central and have been a great opportunity for the band program as well as the stu...

Board Game Night at Southwestern

Board Game Night at Southwestern

March 4, 2019

Something happened last Friday that was long in the making. It had a long history evolving out of th...

Semi-Formal Fun!

Semi-Formal Fun!

March 4, 2019

Thanks to the efforts of Student Council, Southwestern’s 2019 Semi-formal outdid itself. Some gold and bl...

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