Sewing class gives back to cancer patients

Morgan Orr (12) and Courtney Doerr (12) display the portacath pillows made by the sewing fundamentals class.

Bethany Hagan, reporter

November 4, 2019

Every year, the FACS department decides to give back.  One of the Sewing Fundamentals class first project was to make portacath pillows that are donated to cancer patients. The pillow is attached to a seatbelt to prevent the patients portacath from being irritated.  The class made and d...

Botindari makes a difference

Botindari makes a difference

Lexi Onder, reporter

March 2, 2018

OHS student Gabrielle Botindari (9) is going above and beyond to raise money and awareness for leukemia research. After one of her grandmothers passed away from breast cancer and her other grandmother was diagnosed with breast cancer, she wanted to make a difference. “Ever since I was a little...

Generations of Hope

Auntie Kim and I hug in the parking lot after showing her my new haircut.

Mckenzie Knapp, editor in chief

June 11, 2017

How breast cancer has made me who I am today.

College drop out. Dreamer. CEO. Cancer patient. Legend.

College drop out. Dreamer. CEO. Cancer patient. Legend.

Emily Maag, Editor In Chief

October 13, 2011

On the evening of Oct. 5, news broke that former Apple CEO Steve Jobs lost his battle to pancreatic cancer and passed away. The news shook the world and sent a ripple throughout the internet community; not only had the world lost a wonderful business man, it also lost a visionary genius who transformed...

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