Custodians at East

May 21, 2019

You see them when you’re walking in the hallways, when you eat lunch, and when you leave at the end of the day. They do so much for everybody here at East High, yet they do not seem to get the appreciation they deserve. These...

Women and video games

Bri Riney

May 21, 2019

Gamer girl, girl gamer, or just simply, gamer? Whatever you want to label us, believe it or not, both women and girls play video games. Us women also exist inside video games themselves. Some strong female characters include, Faith...

Consequences of no consequences

Ryleigh Hayworth

May 21, 2019

On Wednesday, March 27, a police officer confronted a group of students hanging around the DART Central Station. One student refused to leave, and an argument broke out, prompting the officer to detain the student. The student...

Kerri Frommelt

May 21, 2019

Wife, mom, teacher, runner, bulldog mom. These are all things that describe Kerri Frommelt  and after a long time here at East, she’s saying goodbye.  Why are you resigning and what do you plan to do next?  After being at ...

The R word (Retard)

Fabiana Centeno

May 21, 2019

How can one word build up enough anger inside of you that it makes you want to explode?  How it can one word cause so many mixed feelings that you don’t know how to feel? There are many words that can cause mixed emotions and som...

Femme In Stem

Nikki Grove, Editor-In-Chief

May 21, 2019

Only 35 percent of bachelor's degrees acquired in the Science Technology Engineering and Math fields are held by women. And women made up less than 25 percent of people that have occupations in the field. While these percentages h...

East Science Bound

Ena Marie Guerra Caballero

February 26, 2019

What is Science Bound? You may have heard of it, but do you really know what it's all about.   Science Bound is a scholarship program for minorities students who want to go to college for an ASTEM (agricultural, scient...

The benefits of Planned Parenthood

February 26, 2019

High school students often find themselves very uneducated about all things relating to sex, pregnancy and STIs. This is mainly because some find it uncomfortable to talk about or don’t have the resources they need. This is...

East State Wrestlers

Nikki Grove, Editor-in-Chief

February 26, 2019

Matt Jordan- 126- 3rd Brock Espalin- 132- 3rd Deville Dentis- 145- 4th Matt Scott- 182- 5th.

The True Colors of Des Moines

Shelby Alsted, Co-Editor-in-Chief

February 26, 2019

What is Des Moines? Love, unity, laughter, creativity, diversity, and most importantly a place to express yourself. Des Moines is a city full of creativity and even more full of people ready to express that creativity. Des Moines...

Melinda Hamann

Cheyanne Potter

February 26, 2019

An inside look at the life of this East science teacher

The Holiday Puzzle answers

Maddie Miller

December 18, 2018

Across   Decorations   5.winter   Noel Antlers Thanks Down   Tree   tradition Snow Candle wreath ...