Author: Jaiden Raimondi

The Giving Tree

ShareThe Giving Tree is a long standing tradition at South, and this year you can help! South students can participate in providing gift cards for families in need up until the 12th of December. This year there are 81 tags on the...

No School November

ShareNovember; a month of thanksgiving and family and, oh wait-no school..? In the Salem Keizer School District, there are only sixteen days of school during the month of November for grades 6-12 and K-5 students have just 15 days. With predictions of...

Holiday Pep Assembly

ShareGet your ugly holiday sweater ready and grab stuffed animals to throw on the court at the December 15 pep assembly. The assembly will celebrate the achievements of the students the community and introduce winter sports.  However, the main focus will be...

Holidays At The Capitol

ShareSalem’s kickstarting the holidays!   Right in the midst of the holiday season, Salem will be hosting their 36th annual tree lighting ceremony on Tues. Nov. 28 from 5-6:30 p.m. Oregonians will be heading to the Oregon State Capitol Rotunda to take...

Dia De Los Muertos

ShareDay of the Dead, or Día de Los Muertos, is celebrated on November 2 every year. The holiday is of Mexican origin but is observed by many other cultures. A common misconception about the holiday is that it merely celebrates the dead...

Devastation in The Wake of Hurricane Harvey

ShareOn Aug. 25, 2017, Hurricane Harvey hit the gulf of Texas, having a large affect on schools in the Houston Independent School District. The district has been turned into a source for hurricane relief, with thousands of people contributing to the aid...

End of Wildfire Season

ShareMore than 20 separate wildfires burned over 526,000 acres of forest in Oregon this summer. Government officials, civic volunteers, firefighters and many Oregonians rose to battle the fires. Oregon’s land is about 48 percent forest, and 1.75 percent of these forests have...

Let the Festivities Begin!

ShareLet the festivities begin! Apple cider, hay bales, and fall weather are the norm, but this year you can add rides, jumping events and an array of attractions that change daily at Bauman Farms located in Gervais Oregon. Bauman’s Farm Harvest Festival...