The semester in review

Megan Haislar, Editor-in-Chief

December 12, 2013

With the first semester coming to a close, it’s hard not to notice all of the changes this year at OHS. It’s time for a bit of a recap! The biggest change (and the one that we are constantly reminded of) is the school lanyards. The general attitude towards these lanyards has remained pretty mixed thr...

Powderpuff Traditions: What is too far?

Powderpuff Traditions: What is too far?

Dalvin Parker, Online Editor-in-Chief

September 26, 2013

Every year the Seniors and Juniors have a powderpuff game. Each year there is a tradition associated with the game which are pranks that are forms of vandalism, such as; teepeeing a house, graffiti, or minor forms of property damage. There are some individuals that have taken this tradition to an ex...

Spirit Week Spectacles

Cameron Popp, reporter

September 25, 2013

In the week leading up to the homecoming dance, the atmosphere around Oakville is anything but normal. This hectic week is know as “Spirit Week” at Oakville. Each year the Leadership Classes plan out the week with a different wacky theme for each day. Then everyday during lunches the Leadership...

Sharks swallow squids in annual powder puff game

Sharks swallow squids in annual powder puff game

Amanda Schlaker, Advertising Manager

September 27, 2012

The Senior Sharks defeated the Junior Squids 18-12 in the annual Powder-Puff game held  on Wednesday, Sept. 26, at Rodger Estes Stadium. In the first ten plays of the game, the seniors managed to get two touchdowns. The first touchdown was run in by NeKole Harvey (12); the next one was scored by Sh...

Seniors taste sweet victory in annual Powder Puff game

Seniors taste sweet victory in annual Powder Puff game

Rachel Scott, Opinions Editor

September 9, 2011

The Kings of Candy triumphed over the Lords of Licorice in the Powder-puff football game on Thursday afternoon (Sept. 8 ) when the senior team defeated the juniors 30-18. The orange-clad seniors began the game by scoring three touchdowns in the first half with their twelve plays. Ashley Burton (12)...

OHS seniors are confident leading into Powder Puff

OHS seniors are confident leading into Powder Puff

Nick Hummel, Reporter

September 8, 2011

As Thursday, Sept. 8 approaches, the class of 2012 looks for a shot at redemption in the Powder Puff football game. This year’s game will start at 3:15 pm on the football field. Last year, the game was tied at halftime, but the seniors pulled out two crucial touchdowns in the second half to pull...

Spirit week 2011 takes a sweet turn

Spirit week 2011 takes a sweet turn

Kellen Yoey, Jamie Langella, Reporter, Webmaster

September 6, 2011

OHS it’s that time of year again, just a bit early. Spirit week beings Tuesday, Sept. 6, and leads up to the Homecoming dance on Saturday, Sept. 10. Because three of the first four football games are home games, Homecoming was scheduled early this year. The reason Homecoming was not schedule on...

Wild prevails: seniors win powder puff

Wild prevails: seniors win powder puff

Evyn Johnson, Features Editor

October 12, 2010

Oakville High School senior girls showed the junior girls that man is no match for the wild. The senior girls won the annual powder puff game, Oct. 7, on the OHS football field, 42-28. The game was billed as Man (the juniors) vs Wild (the seniors). “The [Senior girls] did really good,“ said...

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