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YouTuber Makes Money with Gaming Videos »

By Efrain Gomez These are some things you may see when you tune to Jacob Hall aka optic_frag YouTube channel like videos of him gaming, live streams, and doing reviews…

May 27 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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Ruskin Scholar Proves Award-Worthy »

By Nicole Shelton Ruskin senior Guadalupe Miranda received various awards this spring for her high school academic accomplishments. Miranda has collected two graduation cords so far, with more on the…

May 27 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

National speaker to address Hickman C-1 Faculty »

No more “impossible.” Now it is “I’M POSSIBLE!” Mr. “I’m Possible” himself, Keith L. Brown, will speak to staff at…

Aug 14 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Volunteers spend a Saturday Shining RHS »


Several dozen students, staff, friends, and parent volunteers spent Saturday, July 25, beautifying Ruskin High School. The second annual Summer Shine…

Jul 26 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Back-to-School Event July 26 »

Hickman Mills C-1 School District’s Public Relations Director sent out the following information regarding an amazing Back-to-School event being held…

Jul 16 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Ruskin Hosts June 20 Blood Drive »

The Community Blood Center will again be at Ruskin High School on Friday, June 20, from 7:30 a.m. to noon.  The…

May 27 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

A Change Is Coming »


New Football Coach Takes the Reins By Ere’Shay Winters STAFF REPORTER Kiwaukee Thomas, Ruskin High School’s new varsity football coach…

May 21 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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Superstar Amayo! »

Senior Itohan Amayo appears in the One-Act Plays (above) and also is a finalist in the KC Superstars competition.

By Alexia Brown The April 6 auditions held at the Jewish Community Center (JCC) took place for KC Superstar. RHS senior Itohan Amayo auditioned against hundreds of other local high school students and only 25 made it to semi-finals! Most students wasn’t surprised that Itohan…

May 23 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Party Rock At Cabaret »


By Breonda Keith   It’s that time of year again for the sequin vests, neon colored shirts, and dancing shoes to come out again. Cabaret is back and all of the RHS choir hours, under the musical direction of choir teacher Jennifer Gerding, accompanist Donna…

May 9 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

YouTuber Makes Money with Gaming Videos »

By Efrain Gomez These are some things you may see when you tune to Jacob Hall aka optic_frag YouTube channel like videos of him gaming,…

May 27 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Dancing Dolls Compete »

By Traneece Dickerson DON’T MISS OUT! In these five videos you will see the Dancing Dolls striving to win competitions against other teams. Dancing Dolls…

May 27 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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Students are Talking…about missing seniors

   By Traneece Dickerson Question: What do you miss the most about the seniors who have graduated? “I miss the beautiful females of the 2014 class,” sophomore Bilal Stanford said.   “I will miss being able…

May 27 2014 / Read More »
5 Questions With... Alexus Butts (left) getting ready to dance for the game with her sister, Rodnesha Butts.

5 Q’s with Alexus Butts

By Traneece Dickerson Sophomore Alexus Butts dances for Ruskin High School’s dance team and learns some really difficult routines. Q1: Why do you enjoy being on the dance team? “I enjoy being on the dance team…

Mar 3 2014 / Read More »
Teacher Spotlight Laura Anderson TS

Anderson says ‘Goodbye’ to RHS

By Nicole Shelton Teacher Laura Anderson leaves Ruskin teaching job for new beginning after the school year ends. Anderson recently made her decision not to come back for the 2014-2015 school year. “It’s something I’ve been thinking about…

May 27 2014 / Read More »
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Summer Job Help

BY Austin Dixon The time has arrived! It’s officially the last month of school and summer is over the horizon. Many people plan to get a job over summer but don’t know where to start. Here…

May 6 2014 / Read More »
Boys Track

Athlete Spotlight With Trevell Young

by Shawn Carter Confidence is a word that sophomore Travel Young uses to describe himself and his team. “I feel great,” Young said about the start of the track season. “I’ve been feeling very confident. I’m…

May 2 2014 / Read More »
Girls Track Athlete Spotlight Kandis Taylor

Taylor leads Eagles Track Team to Victory

By Nicole Shelton Senior Kandis Taylor goes hard at practices to make her one of the best runners for the Ruskin Track & Field Team this spring. Taylor is no stranger to the sport of Track…

May 27 2014 / Read More »
Baseball Alexander poses for the camera with his cool Nike glasses and a big smile.

For the Love of Baseball

By Alexus Sun He stands there holding the bat in his hand, ready to hit the ball as hard as he can. The pitcher gets ready to throw the ball and as soon as you know,…

Apr 20 2013 / Read More »
Soccer Athlete Spotlight Britany Simmons

Simmons Adds Versatility to Lady Eagles Soccer

By Nicole Shelton Senior Britany Simmons is one of the few varsity players on the Lady Eagles Soccer Team who are just finishing their spring season. Soccer is the only sport Simmons plays for Ruskin. This…

Apr 5 2014 / Read More »


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