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Sports

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    TaeKwonDo
    TaeKwonDo is literally translated as, “the way of the hand and foot.”  This Korean martial art is focused on the fl
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    Indoor Soccer
    Soccers as a sport has grown to many seasons. Soccer isn’t just played in the summer, but it is played in the winter a
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    A Wheelie Good Game
    Have you ever wanted to see your teachers get defeated in a basketball game? On Nov. 10 fans gathered in Kingman Gym to
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    Ottawa Graduate Sets Record
    Ottawa graduate  set a new Division I record for Jacksonville State University Nov. 4. After jumping up for 4 blocks in
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    Follow, Like and Retweet
    “‘To inspire, promote, and communicate the OTHS experiences that have a positive impact on learning and the communit
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    Pirate to Wildcat
    “I said that I was going to play in college when I was ten, but little did my family and I know that it would actually

Student Life

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    Coincidence?
    Coincidence? I think not! Senior Richard Wilson (right) and English teacher Peter Marx (left) exhibit eerie similarities
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    TaeKwonDo
    TaeKwonDo is literally translated as, “the way of the hand and foot.”  This Korean martial art is focused on the fl
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    Freshman Students of the Month: Hannah Roalson and Ashley Pocholski
    “What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.” A Henry David
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    Gobbling it Up
    During Thanksgiving, Culinary Arts was cooking up a fantastic feast. Starting Wednesday, Culinary students started cooki
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    A Bad “Habit”
    Before their final performance, the nuns of “The Sound of Music” created one last bonding moment by dabbing for a pi
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    Parenting “EGGcellence”
    Three Egg babies “scrambled” for attention before their morning walks to school. But you don’t want to poach these

Teachers

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    Coincidence?
    Coincidence? I think not! Senior Richard Wilson (right) and English teacher Peter Marx (left) exhibit eerie similarities
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    A Wheelie Good Game
    Have you ever wanted to see your teachers get defeated in a basketball game? On Nov. 10 fans gathered in Kingman Gym to
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    Staff Feature: Kim Hiland
    Ever have a problem and you aren’t sure what to do? Social Kim Hiland can help find a solution. She is the OHS social
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    Follow, Like and Retweet
    “‘To inspire, promote, and communicate the OTHS experiences that have a positive impact on learning and the communit
  • Retired Teachers: Where Are They Now?
    Although retiring means leaving the career someone once devoted all of his or her time to, it can be quite a positive ch
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    Teacher Feature: Mrs. Farnsworth
    “Mrs. Who?” It’s not uncommon for kids to forget about agriculture teacher Sarah Farnsworth. Out tucked in
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Band/Chior

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    Artist of the Month: Jonah Sharp
    From the French horn to the trumpet, junior Jonah Sharp does it all. Throughout his past three years at Ottawa High Scho
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    Female Dominance
    A cappella group Secondary Dominance visited the OTHS Choir department during third hour on Nov, 21.  The group is one
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    Artist of the Month: Bailey Banks
    The phone chimed in the corner. This was it. Months of preparation and work were leading up to this moment, and it was f
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    OHS Look-Alikes
    Perhaps you do not know that Choir Director Spencer Rockford is a unique teacher, but it’s never been a mystery that R
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    OHS Tradition: Thursday Night Field Pratice
    Have you ever wondered how the band, cheerleaders, and poms perform nearly perfect? It’s due to the hard work put fort
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    Winners in the Making
    The OHS treble choir, conducted by director Spencer Rockford, rehearses new music during third hour in preparation for t

General

  • The Reason for the Season
    During the month of December, many people go around and donate to numerous Charities or volunteer in food pantries. Char
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    Runway Ready
    With holiday parties, Thanksgiving family dinners and New Year’s Eve celebrations, you’re going to be putting a lot
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    Christmas or Hanukkah?
    Do you celebrate the Twelve Days of Christmas or the eight days of Hanukkah? Wendy Sheridan along with senior Ben Kowals
  • Is Thanksgiving Overshadowed?
    Thanksgiving is the day of eating tons of food, gathering with family and shopping? For many, the start of the holiday s
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    Service Above Self
    “Service Above Self” is the motto of Rotary. Members are consistently working to employ this motto. Currently, Rotar
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    Letters From the Closet: Writing For Equality
    According to Time Magazine, 45% of 17-year-olds say they read by choice only once or twice a year, a declining rate. Sen

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