Author: Samantha Riesterer

Little Mermaid Teaser

ShareAdapted from the 1989 Disney film of the same name, the musical “The Little Mermaid” was brought to the Broadway stage in 2008. This year, South’s drama program will bring the full length musical to the Rose Theater starring Olivia Sweeney ‘19...

Eight Saxons Caught in Eagle Creek Fire

ShareSaxons Noah Brown ‘19, Maddy Hadden ’19, Jonah LaDuca ‘19, Maya Merrill ‘19, Josh Morris ‘19, Luly Torres ‘19, Jaylynn Uruo ‘19, and Kenneth Utter ‘19 were among the over 150 hikers caught in a forest fire that broke out on the...

Welcome Back Saxons!

ShareThe first day of the 2017-2018 school year is on Sept. 6, and will run on an A/B day schedule. Students will attend all eight of their new classes for roughly 45 minutes. For students who did not attend Saxon Start Up-Day...

Make Music on Summer Solstice

ShareThis year, the Summer Solstice falls on June 21 and marks Make Music Day across the world. Spawning from the French national holiday, Fête de la Musique, Make Music Day is now celebrated in more than 120 countries and 750 cities-including Salem....

Saxon Photography Contest

SharePhoto by Brynn Dempster ’20, a member of the Saxon Photography Club. The Saxon Photography Club is hosting their latest Photography Contest starting May 1, and is inviting any interested Saxons to participate. The Photography Club started hosting monthly contests a few...

The Clumsy Custard Horror Show Comes to South

ShareSouth’s drama program will be presenting the Clumsy Custard Horror Show on May 12, 13, 19,  and 20 at 7 p.m. with one showing at 2 p.m. on May 20.  Written by William Gleason, the Clumsy Custard Horror Show is a comedic...

EpiPen and Inhaler Recall

ShareOn Mar. 31, Mylan, a worldwide pharmaceutical company, recalled 13 lots of EpiPen and EpiPen Jr due to a possible defect. The pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline [GSK] has also recalled close to 600,000 Ventolin asthma inhalers. EpiPen and EpiPen Jr are epinephrine injections...

Last Chance to See “Antiques Roadshow” in Portland

ShareThe deadline to apply for tickets to be a part of “Antiques Roadshow” in Portland is today at 11:59 p.m. “Antiques Roadshow” is one of PBS’s most viewed series, and first premiered in 1979. In January, PBS announced that the show will...

Oregon Precipitation

ShareOregon has received heavy precipitation all winter, with Salem, Eugene, Portland, and other cities across the state breaking their previous rainfall records in the same day. As well as inducing the expected landslides and road closures, this increase in water has also...

IB Likin’ Art

ShareSouth’s second annual Spring IB Visual Arts show held its opening reception Tuesday, Mar. 21 from 4-6 p.m. and will continue to be on display until Thursday, Mar. 23 in the Little Theater, the lobby lobby, and on panels placed in the...

Artist Spotlight: Clyde McPhatter

ShareA well known tenor of the 1950’s and early 60’s, Clyde McPhatter was known for R&B and doo-wop hits such as “Money Honey” and “A Lover’s Question.” With success as the lead singer of his vocal group the Drifters, and in his...