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High School Senior from Paris takes on Utah

High School Senior from Paris takes on Utah

Nnenna Eke-Ukoh, Writer

May 28, 2019

Have you ever wanted to travel the world, or go to a foreign country and experience life? This bright young lady decided to pull up her big girl pants and just do it because she will never get the same opportunity again. Her name is Noémie Jalu and this is her story. Jalu came from a family in Paris, France. Sh...

Senior Girls MAG Luncheon

Senior Girls MAG Luncheon

Nnenna Eke-Ukoh, Writer

May 28, 2019

Calling all senior ladies! We were all invited to a Senior girls luncheon last week Saturday. This was organized by MAG. MAG is Murray Association of Girls, and they organize dances like Fall Ball and the MAG dance. Powderpuff was also part of their agenda earlier in the school year. So MAG is a big an...

A Look Into Digital Learning

A Look Into Digital Learning

Jacey Brown, Writer

May 9, 2019

Are you a student who learns at a different pace, or who wants to graduate early? If so, Murray has a class for you. The digital learning lab is a new class to Murray High this year, a helpful addition to the new chromebook technology the school has welcomed. Students can take a handful of online courses...

Senior Splash: Not Your Average Water Fight

Senior Splash: Not Your Average Water Fight

Brienna Haro, Co-Publisher

May 7, 2019

Seniors are all pulling out their squirt guns and water balloons a little bit earlier this year to get out the competition in the 2019 Senior Splash event.   Senior Splash is a competition within the seniors at Murray High where the objective of the game is to get as many people out as you can and ...

The Man of Many Talents

The Man of Many Talents

Karrie Norton, Editor

May 7, 2019

Charles Vargas. A Murray High senior, newly enlisted officer of the U.S. Army, and passionate culinary student. This soon to be Murray graduate has had a full plate this year and looks to only keep it going. Vargas was a team member of both the 2017-2018 & 2018-2019 ProStart competition teams and...

Slav Guide 1: How To Dress Slav

Ethan Kearns, Staff Writer

April 19, 2019

There’s a unique culture out in the world, one that went from Communism to not Communism. They are the peoples of Eastern Europe, the mighty Slavs. Slavs consists of the Polish, Czechs, Slovakians, Belarusians, Ukrainians, Russians, Bosnians, Croatians, Bulgarians, Macedonians, Serbians, Slovenians, an...

AP Test Dates

AP Test Dates

Rianna Thacker, Editor

April 18, 2019

For all of you in AP classes, your tests are in less than a month. All of the teachers have started preparing students for the final test. Last year, about 50% of students in Utah passed with a three or higher. Nationally there was a 60% passing rate. Make sure you pick up a crash course book ...

Murray Medallion and Career Cord

Taysia Chea, Editor

April 11, 2019

ATTENTION: MURRAY MEDALLION AND CORD MUST BE SUBMITTED BY APRIL 15, 2019 TO THE COUNSELING OFFICE FOR SENIORS ONLY.   Many things are coming up for Seniors, one being graduation (get rid of them U’s)! That day is far off, but boy will it come before you know it. The Murray Medallion ...

Murray Dances Coming Up!

Murray Dances Coming Up!

Brienna Haro, Co-Publisher

April 5, 2019

Murray, get your dancing shoes on because we have a busy week coming up! On April 12th and 13th, there will be two dances hosted by Latinos in Action (LIA) and the Men of Sparta (MOS).   Latinos in Action’s dance will be on Friday the 12th and it will be a semi-formal girl's choice dance.  The theme ...

Dance Company Spring Concert

Dance Company Spring Concert

Rianna Thacker, Editor

March 19, 2019

Come support our school’s Dance Company on April 18th and 19th. The concert will be from 7:00 to 9:30 pm. Tickets are $5 and will be sold at lunch during the week of the concert, but you can ask any dancer for tickets now. Be sure to come show your support.

Parents & Teachers

Parents & Teachers

Karrie Norton, Editor

March 7, 2019

This article will keep the identity of teachers quoted anonymous. Murray High's parent-teacher conferences were held February 26th & 27th. We’ve done this tradition for years, and for some teachers, like Mr. Wood, decades even. We all gather in the school Commons after hours and talk to the...

“You Are The Reason”

“You Are The Reason”

Madi Lowe and Rianna Thacker

February 19, 2019

Junior Prom was held on Saturday, January 26th at the Utah State Capitol. The theme was “You Are the Reason,” a song by Calum Scott. The stunning Prom Queen was Selenay Flanigan and the handsome Prom King was Riley Shelton.   The night was full of good songs and hopefully good dance moves...