The Mirror

Nutition education offered at SPASH

November 29, 2016

By KAYLA WIMME The Mirror reporter Are elementary schools really taking the time to teach their students about their nutrition? According to National Center for Education Statistics, only 52 percent of students K-5 have had formal ...

Luetschwager captures state title…again

November 29, 2016

By BRADY WOYAK The Mirror reporter Tennis is one tough sport, requiring great hand-eye coordination and athleticism to succeed but SPASH senior Emily Luetschwager makes it look easy out there on the court. Luetschwager has been p...

80/20 disadvantages outweigh advantages

November 29, 2016

By MARK STOSKOPF The Mirror reporter Is the 80/20 grading scale at SPASH fair and why do we do this?  Is it the best opportunity for the students?  Unfortunately, no. The 80/20 system breaks up your grade into two parts, 80% (su...

Keep freshmen where they are

November 29, 2016

By MARCUS MILLER The Mirror reporter The possibility of the ninth graders of PJ Jacobs and Ben Franklin coming to SPASH is slim to none. But what if they did? If this were to happen there would be a lot of change coming ...

Business booming in Crossroads Commons

November 29, 2016

By ANDREW AVERY  The Mirror reporter Do you love pizza? Are you interested in the new styles of makeup? Well there is good news for you. It has been announced that Pizza Ranch and Ulta Beauty will be built in Crossroads Common...

Daily Dose, Nov. 29, 2016

November 29, 2016

National A plane travelling from Brazil to Bolivia crashed due to an electrical fault leading to the death of 81 people including a top Brazilian football team. Only six people survived the crash. The crash occurred in Columbia with the plane losing contact at 3:45 p.m. Gr...

Daily Dose, Nov. 28, 2016

November 28, 2016

SPASH News The SPASH girls basketball team started their season three weeks ago and they’re starting things off right. The team made a name for themselves in a tournament in Brookfield where they won one game and lost another. The team is 2-2 so far and should be better...

Daily Dose, Nov. 22, 2016

November 22, 2016

SPASH SPASH girls basketball will host Eau Claire Memorial tonight at 7:15 p.m. It is the first home game of the season and is also Parents Night. Come out and support the girls and participate in the jersey themed student section....

Daily Dose, Nov. 21, 2016

November 21, 2016

National News: On Saturday, Joe Thomas, Sr., took Senior Day to a whole new level. The 55-year old halfback became the oldest walk-on in NCAA history. The father of the Green Bay Packers linebacker, Joe Thomas, Jr., first touched the ball with 4:34 left in the first quarte...

Presidential Election of 2016 was historic

November 18, 2016

By GUS TURNER ZICK The Mirror reporter One of the most talked about elections of all time is the presidential election of 2016 between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. It’s the first time someone, without a political histo...

Daily Dose, Nov. 18, 2016

November 18, 2016

National: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced they are finalizing improvements to 50 year-old regulations governing oil and gas development on refuge system lands. Revisions to the old regulations will allow for continued responsible extraction of oil and gas, but wil...

Daily Dose, Nov. 16, 2016

November 16, 2016

Local: All Portage County parks will be closed beginning on Nov. 19 due to gun season. Stevens Point City-Times reports that all ski trails, Tomorrow River trails and snowmobile trails will be closed. All areas will re-open on Nov. 28. SPASH: Snow Club is forming at SPA...

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