Author: Samantha Riesterer

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...

Feature Artist of the Day: Chuck Berry

ShareAs a singer-songwriter, guitarist, and dynamic performer, Chuck Berry forged his way into the music scene of the 1950’s and 60’s and, at 90 years old, still has not left. Using his country, blues, and R&B roots, Berry created his own recognizable...

The Bombtastic Bomb-itty of Errors

ShareLast Friday South’s drama program took to the stage The Bomb-itty of Errors, a hip-hop take on the play “A Comedy of Errors” by William Shakespeare. The show will run again on this coming Friday, Feb. 17 and Saturday Feb. 18, all...

Devil Wears Prada to Become Broadway Musical

ShareGraphic courtesy of Reece Lindgren Paul Rudnick and Elton John have signed on as writers of the musical adaptation of the 2006 hit movie, and 2003 book The Devil Wears Prada. No timeline has been set for the production or casting, but...

Winter Wind Blows Again

ShareCo-written by Samantha Riesterer and Mackenzie Rolf. A picture encapsulates the winter wonder of snow in West Salem before the copious amounts of closures that led to an extended winter break for students. A winter weather advisory is in effect through 4...