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  • Dance for Charity makes way as the new Glow Dance

    Dance for Charity makes way as the new Glow Dance

    Sammie Phillips, ad director

    January 18, 2017

    The Glow Dance is making a comeback! The dance is going to be at OHS Jan 21 from 7-10 p.m. and tickets will be sold for $10 from Jan 17-20. The Glow dance’s new name is “The Dance for Charity”. This dance is encouraging student to dance for charity. The name is being changed in order to change... READ MORE »»

    Students from a the Glow Dance two years ago celebrate the night by dancing with their friends. Student Council hopes the Dance for Charity will be just as big of a hit!

  • Speak for the silent, stand for the broken

    Speak for the silent, stand for the broken

    McCall Phillips, reporter

    January 11, 2017

    Tattooed on his body, “Speak for the Silent, Stand for the broken”, these are words that Mike Smith connects to deeply. Professional teenager and motivational speaker, Mike Smith, came to Oakville High School on Friday Jan 6. By traveling to different schools, Smith's goal is to share his life... READ MORE »»

    In another act of giving back, Mike Smith is shown handing Jenna Pleimann (12) one of the hats he helped Vans shoe company create.

    Katie Counts

  • MADS about the dinner theatre

    MADS about the dinner theatre

    Jordan Peters, reporter

    December 20, 2016

    The OHS Madrigal Choir (Mads) put on their annual Dinner Theatre performance on Thursday Dec. 15 . Unfortunately, the Dinner Theatre performance had an unexpected cancellation for their sold out show on Friday Dec 16 because of icy weather. “Being in the play for 4 years, it was very sad to... READ MORE »»

    With their hands on their cheeks, Jacob Paule (12), Antonio Brnjic (12), abd Eric Throm (10) dance during rehearsal for the Madrigal singers' annual dinner theatre.

  • Avalon Hibdon: athlete of the week

    Avalon Hibdon: athlete of the week

    Mckenzie Knapp, sports editor

    December 15, 2016

    Avalon Hibdon (10) decided to join the wrestling team as a sophomore, with the only experience prior being fighting with her brother when she was little. OHS has not had a girl on the wrestling team since 2009. “I’ve always wanted to do a more dominating sport… I thought it would push my limits... READ MORE »»

    Avalon Hibdon (10) helps out the team with score sheets during the Dec. 10 meet at OHS.

    Tiger Paw Yearbook

  • Season of giving

    Season of giving

    Kaitlin Dettmann, reporter

    December 12, 2016

    Here in the Mehlville School District there is a special school district teacher that makes a difference in and out of the classroom. With the holidays coming up, help is needed to spread the cheer. Mrs. Leah Black, a social worker for SSD, noticed the need for an “Adopt A Family” program after... READ MORE »»

    Students help wrap gifts for the Community Care Project.

News

Dance for Charity makes way as the new Glow Dance

Dance for Charity makes way as the new Glow Dance

Sammie Phillips, ad director

The Glow Dance is making a comeback! The dance is going to be at OHS Jan 21 from 7-10 p.m. and tickets will be sold for $10 from Jan 17-20. The Glow dance’s new name...  Read More »

Jan 18 • No Comments

OHS moves to a hybrid schedule

January 13, 2017

Oakville High School will experience...  Read More »

A chilling schedule

January 13, 2017

With the snowy weather last Thursday...  Read More »

Speak for the silent, stand for the broken

Speak for the silent, stand for the broken

January 11, 2017

Tattooed on his body, “Speak...  Read More »

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Sports

Freshmen girls basketball crush Parkway Central

Jaime Meier, profiles editor

“Push it to the limit-- go Tigers, go!” the freshmen cheer squad shouted, pumping up the crowd as the freshmen girls basketball team played against Parkway Central on...  Read More »

Jan 17 • No Comments

Joe Beardsley: Athlete of the week

January 13, 2017

Joe Beardsley (9) plays on Oakville...  Read More »

Avalon Hibdon: athlete of the week

Avalon Hibdon: athlete of the week

December 15, 2016

Avalon Hibdon (10) decided to join...  Read More »

Golden Girls dance to victory

December 7, 2016

The Golden Girls started the year...  Read More »

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Features

Dance for Charity makes way as the new Glow Dance

Dance for Charity makes way as the new Glow Dance

Sammie Phillips, ad director

The Glow Dance is making a comeback! The dance is going to be at OHS Jan 21 from 7-10 p.m. and tickets will be sold for $10 from Jan 17-20. The Glow dance’s new name...  Read More »

Jan 18 • No Comments

Robotics competes in first qualifier

January 11, 2017

Oakville Robotics competed in their...  Read More »

Climbing the ivy, OHS student gets full ride to Yale

December 13, 2016

Ivy league schools: notorious for...  Read More »

Season of giving

Season of giving

December 12, 2016

Here in the Mehlville School District...  Read More »

Band hosts annual craft fair

December 6, 2016

242 vendors filling 364 booths...  Read More »

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Opinions

Marvel’s brings big character to small screen

Olivia Greubel and Megan Haislar

Marvel fans, hold onto your seats. No, this isn’t about the much anticipated Age of Ultron film that’s due to premier this Friday. This is about Netflix and Marvel’s...  Read More »

Apr 28 • Comments closed

Misadventures serve as a learning curve

April 28, 2015

As told by Olivia Greubel: Today...  Read More »

Test Causes Stress

April 24, 2015

For the first time, the state of...  Read More »

Sleeping Students

April 2, 2015

Lately around OHS, it seems students...  Read More »

Pressured by technology

March 26, 2015

Teachers have been trying to incorporate...  Read More »

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