RENT

Ryleigh Hayworth, Design Editor

December 14, 2018

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It’s beginning to look a lot like…

Mayson Williams, Editor in Chief

December 14, 2018

A hollowness is found in a place where someone else once was. Memories only slightly remembered in a void where no new experiences will generate. A family tradition soon forgotten. A tree that is lit, but flickers. A family onc...

School Schedule

Nikki Grove, Editor-in-Chief

December 14, 2018

A lot of speculations are being made about how the school day might look next year. Despite there being many rumors floating around about the schedule, this is what may change. “Right now, they are examining a seven-day period...

Get ready, Get set, Adult

McCayla Dahlberg

December 14, 2018

      Taxes/money management – Honey, no. High school taught me nothing about this. I constantly find myself wondering what taxes are and why it's important to file. I also don’t know where my hard-earn...

East senior Jazzy Johnson shines

Elise Dowler

December 14, 2018

Feeling comfortable in your own skin, being able to be yourself and not care what others think, standing up for what you feel is right. That is something everyone wishes they could do. If there was person that you knew that...

From the Bears Den to the Tribe

Cheyanne Potter

October 24, 2018

From a school with 1,471 students to a school with 2,205 students. From a school where I would see the same faces every day, to a school where I see new faces every day. From a school with only two floors to a school with four...

Q and A with Aaron O’Tool

Elise Dowler

October 24, 2018

Why did you come to East? “I’ve always wanted to teach in Des Moines, I have heard so many good things of the Des Moines Public School Systems and they are usually the front runners to everything that’s changing with...

Steven Schappaugh

Steven Schappaugh

October 4, 2018

What will you miss most?

Elise Dowler

May 16, 2018

“Being around the people that I grew up with, the fact that after high school everyone will go different ways and for the people I will never talk too ever again, its a whole new beginning to such a great end,” -Hope Bos “The...

The team behind the dream

Alyssa Ayersman, Design Editor

May 16, 2018

When high school girls’ soccer is talked about, the first schools that come to mind may be Iowa City High, Ames High, or Valley simply because they are the more talented teams in the state each year. Metro schools such as East,...

Respect

Cat Hexamer

May 16, 2018

First the dirty looks, then the insults and gossip. Is this how a person deserves to be treated? No. This is how some youth treat people they don’t know that are different. People raised in this generation are disrespectful...

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