Articles written by: Cassie Zinns

The ABC’s of Christmas: Part 3 of 3

This is the final installment in the ABC’s of Christmas Series P is for Partner Gifts. Its just your significant other-you will want to get them something good but you don’t have to go all out. If you get them just a nice sweater, or a gift card, or even a picture frame with a picture of you two together […]

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The ABC’s of Christmas Gifts

Sometimes buying for Christmas can be a tough task. There are so many people to buy for and they are all so different. This list of “ABC’S of Christmas Gifts” can hopefully help you tackle everyone’s list’s this year.  A is for Artistic. Do you have an avid drawer in the family? Someone who enjoys painting just for fun? Or […]

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Sophomores finish their final WKCE test

The WKCE or Wisconsin Knowledge and Concepts Examination, the state’s standardized tests, took place on October 25-27 for the sophomore class. While the sophomores were busy testing, the freshmen, juniors and seniors got to sleep in. The freshmen and upperclassmen didn’t have to come into school until 10:30 on Tuesday, and 10:20 on Wednesday. “The testing wasn’t too bad but […]

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5 questions with Carly

Volleyball player, Farmville lover and sophomore Carly was faced with some serious, and not so serious questions.  If you could be friends with anyone in the world (dead or alive) who would you be friends with and why? “Taylor Swift because she is a really good role model to kids. She is very pretty, a good singer and I think […]

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Games on Facebook: Frontierville

Games on Facebook: Frontierville

Frontierville is a game on Facebook developed by the Zynga company. Frontierville shows you what its like to be a pioneer in the Old West. Frontierville takes hard work, skill and dedication. To play Frontierville you need have dedication to your crops, your animals and your missions. F rontierville is different than Farmville in that players have missions to complete. For example, […]

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Vampires really do suck

The excitement over “Vampires Suck” was not necessary, because frankly Vampires Suck, sucks. “Vampires Suck” is a movie that is completely making fun of “Twilight,” and, honestly, “Twilight” is better than this movie. “Vampires Suck” is about a girl named Becca Crane who moves to Sporks to live with her father because her mother had an affair with golf player […]

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Media Spotlight: The Last Song

Romance writer Nicholas Sparks, screenwriter of the 2010 hit movie, The Last Song,  has left people across the nation with smiles on their faces and tears in their eyes once again. “The Last Song” is about a girl named Veronica “Ronnie” Miller who moves to her dad’s house for the summer with her little brother, Jonah. Ronnie’s parents got a divorce three years […]

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Churches and Elementary School Suffer Break-In

The Evangelical Lutheran Church, located at the corner of 5th and Harrison Streets in Black River Falls, was broken into on September 15. The ELC Lutheran church is run by pastors Eric and Ramie Bakken.  The Evangelical Lutheran Church (ELC) is the place of worship for many people throughout Black River Falls. The church offers choirs for every age group, […]

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Athlete Spotlight: Emiley Rios

Varsity Volleyball player and senior Emiley Rios is this week’s athlete for her hard work, positive attitude and dedication to the sport. What do you like most about volleyball? “I like the girls the most because I’ve been playing with them for a long time. Most of us have been playing volleyball together since third grade. High school varsity is […]

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Go Green Team Update

The Black River Falls High School has so many options for students to get involved, but if your not sure on how to get involved, Go Green Team (GGT)may be right for you. “We were once known as the Science Club,” said GGT adviser Donna Wojciechowski. The science club changed to GGT around one year ago. “We work on recycling […]

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