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Oct. Artist of the Month: Cori Lindig

November 20, 2019 6:02pm | Madison Vath

“Artist of the month doesn’t necessarily have to be someone in art,” teacher Lisa Kerestes said. “It can be someone who’s in band, choir, drama…” Hmmmm, I thought. What about all of the above? Senior Cori Lindig has done it all. From summer plays to […]

Nov. Artist of the Month: Lexi Davis

November 20, 2019 5:58pm | Pamela Billings

Art is a way to speak for those who can’t form the right words. It’s become a way to tell a story without ever writing a single word. For senior Lexi Davis, it’s that and so much more. Alexandria “Lexi” Davis has been creating art […]

Artist of the Month: Shelbi Walsh

January 22, 2019 4:22pm | Kaitlyn Wilson

Ladies and gentlemen, meet the new Pablo Picasso, senior Shelbi Walsh. Walsh landed this month’s spot for artist of the month due to her hard work and major talent. Walsh started to realize that she really loved art when she was a freshman. She started […]

Artist of the Month: Cheyanne Quintanilla

December 4, 2018 4:12pm | Kenzie Power

November’s artist of the month is freshman Cheyanne Quintanilla. Despite being a fresh face at OTHS, Quintanilla has already left her mark, whether it be through art, her position on the homecoming court or with her friends. Art I with teacher Paula Carroll is a […]

You Can Dance, You Can Jive

November 2, 2018 3:43pm | Kaitlyn Wilson

Mamma mia, here I go again. My my, how can I resist getting excited for this year’s fall musical, “Mamma Mia.” The cast of this year’s musical has been working hard to learn the music and lines. They practice several days a week after school. […]

Artist of the Month: Leah Klatt

November 2, 2018 3:42pm | Regan O'Fallon

Vincent van Gogh? Never heard of him. Ottawa High’s very own artist, junior Leah Klatt, has been chosen as the Artist of the Month for October. Klatt has been interested in art for as long as she can remember, and her mother even tells her […]

Mamma Mia!

October 9, 2018 3:15pm | Ryan Bessett

I’m sure many people were excited to hear that Ottawa High School’s next fall play was “Mamma Mia!”. The play is based on the movie/musical of the same name, which just got a sequel, “Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again!”. The story is about a […]

“Christopher Robin” Review

October 1, 2018 3:25pm | Ryan Bessett

“Christopher Robin” is a film of emotion and nostalgia. This film was directed by Marc Forster, featuring Jim Cummings as the voice of Winnie the Pooh and Tigger, and starring Ewan McGregor as Christopher Robin. This movie is filled with very well timed jokes, inspiring […]

Sept. Artist of the Month- Kaitlin Falaney

October 1, 2018 3:17pm | Ryan Bessett

“To me art is getting to sit down during the day to draw something and it just makes me happy.” Senior Kaitlin Falaney said about what art means to her. Falaney started drawing the summer after her eighth grade year. “I just kept drawing and […]