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Seniors struggle to pick college

Logan Woods, Ad Manager

January 19, 2016

Filed under Opinion, School News

Dear Editor,       Some say that your senior year is the most stressful year of high school. After going through the first semester of my senior year, I would have to agree with this statement. Choosing a college to...

Snow days fall for JA

Riley Gruenbaum, Social Media Manager

January 19, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Dear Editor,        Snow days have changed throughout the last couple of years. As snow days began to add up a few years ago, teachers began to assign “Blizzard Bags.” Blizzard Bags were assignments for th...

Alder students share their favorite place to order wings

Kayla Fredendall, Photography

January 19, 2016

Filed under Life & Style, Opinion

It’s not unusual for high school students to spend time on the weekends going out to dinner with their friends. Popular wing joints around the central Ohio area are often common places for students to eat. “The Pioneer Press...

Which teacher is most like you?

Kayla Fredendall, Photography

January 19, 2016

Filed under Life & Style, Opinion

     “The Pioneer Press” staff created a quiz for the staff  and students of Jonathan Alder High School to take to see which teacher is most like them.  Take the quiz to see which teacher is most like you.   ...

Constructive criticism

Skylier Beachy, Photographer

December 17, 2015

Filed under Life & Style, Opinion, Showcase

Dear Editor,   Constructive criticism is something we have all experienced and will continue to experience throughout life. We get it from all types of people -  parents, siblings, other family members, teachers, coach...

Post Season Depression

Riley Gruenbaum, Social Media Manager

December 17, 2015

Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Dear Editor,       Have you ever felt down or depressed after the holiday season? Post holiday season depression is not yet a recognized syndrome but many people go through a period of sadness after the holiday sea...

Alder students discuss their favorite reindeer

Riley Gruenbaum, Social Media Manager

December 17, 2015

Filed under Opinion

      As students are getting ready for Christmas, they share their  favorite one of Santa’s reindeer out of the nine. When asked which reindeer was their favorite this is how they answered:   Sasha H...

Alder students share their favorite emoji

Kayla Fredendall, Photographer

December 17, 2015

Filed under Life & Style, Opinion

Emojis are a great way to add excitement while texting.  There is an emoji for any situation you could think of.  “The Pioneer Press” asked students from Jonathan Alder High School which emoji is their favorite.   ...

Live Christmas trees cause danger

Tori Walker, Billing Manager

December 14, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Dear Editor,       Christmas time is my favorite time of the year. I love the music, the decorations, the giving atmosphere, and especially my family Christmas tree. Every year my mother buys me and all my siste...

Your ACT Score Doesn’t Define You

Jenna Mink, Editor

December 14, 2015

Filed under Life & Style, Opinion

Dear Editor,      Every high school student looks forward to the days of roaming a campus, joining clubs and activities, and feeling a sense of freedom  while being away at college. College is on the brain of e...

Students express what they want on Black Friday

November 24, 2015

Filed under Opinion

     In the last ten years, Americans have placed shopping next to their Thanksgiving traditions. Black Friday shopping has become as traditional as turkey and pumpkin pie to many families.  Black Friday is the number one shoppi...

Is homework worth doing?

Skylier Beachy, Photographer

November 24, 2015

Filed under Features, Opinion

Dear Editor,          A question that students may ask themselves when a teacher gives them homework is, “Why do we have homework? We already learned all of this in class.” Students debate with themselves if ...

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