Author: Anna Scherer

Lewis Hired as Girls Basketball Coach

Share Following in the footsteps of Nick McWilliams, Adrian Lewis will be taking over the coaching position for South’s girls basketball team. “South Salem, we’ve been a dominant program the last four years,” McWilliams said in a StatesmanJournal article. “We have a...

How Memes Impact Culture

ShareIn the last couple of years, “memes” have evolved into a major way of communication. They can be found on different social media sites, such as Twitter, and re-uploaded on even more. A meme is a image, video, or piece of text...

South Loses a Chance for a Three-peat, Foils a Robbery

ShareOn Mar. 10, the lady Saxons lost the opportunity for a three-peat championship, placing third after losing to Oregon City 54-46 in the semifinals.They went on to play Grant the following day, securing the win 58-53. This is the fourth year the...

South Salem Put on Condition One Lockdown

ShareUPDATE: The armed man responsible for the lockdown of South and McKinley Elementary was arrested in Clark Creek Park Friday afternoon. Police originally responded to reports of an armed prowler at 1:30 p.m. earlier that day. In a Statesman Journal article, Salem...

Salem-Keizer Snow Days

ShareCo-written by Anna Scherer and Sophia Lee Due to the copious amounts of snow closures throughout the months of December and January, the Salem-Keizer school district has added on three snows days to the 2016-2017 school year; two that affects grades K-11,...

Top Five Cheesiest: Pick-Up Lines

ShareValentine’s day is approaching, and that means many are on the hunt to find a date for this romantic holiday. The tradition of courtship has evolved from greetings of compliments and months of getting to know one another, to the common cheesy...

Megha Joshi Wins Fourth In JSHS

ShareThe 2017 Oregon Junior Science and Humanities Symposium [JSHS] was held this year at the Evergreen Aviation Museum in McMinnville from Jan. 20 to Jan. 21, where five students were chosen to represent their state at the national competition. Megha Joshi ‘19...