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Staff member qualified for marathon

Staff member qualified for marathon

Andraea Aguilera

March 15, 2018

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With four years of running experience, maintenance staff member Alex Yepez qualified for the 2019 Boston...

DECA competes at State

Rowan Mitchell

February 28, 2018

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                                Southside’s DECA chapter traveled to Little Rock on Tuesday, Feb. 27 to compete for a chance to go to Nationals in Atlanta, Georgia in April.                ...

Drone course provides new opportunities

Drone course provides new opportunities

January 31, 2018

The recently introduced Unmanned Aerial Systems (drones) course provides students with a set of skills...

Taking off in STEM education

January 31, 2018

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Schools across the nation continue to grow their STEM subjects in order to meet the high job demands in these fields; a recent report from the U.S. Department of Education reveals STEM jobs to increase from 2010 to 2020. During Barack Obama’s presidency, he initiated an “Educate to Innovate” campaign which provided over...

Senior models for social media

Emilee Smith

December 16, 2017

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New business opportunities open up as Anne Marie photography adds senior representatives to the photo options. Senior Sydney Moore portrays multiple poses at Jacks Skateland, the fairgrounds, and downtown Fort Smith to boost the business of Anne Marie’s Instagram page. Moore launched her modeling career at the beginning...

Art department chair retires

Elena Guerra

December 10, 2017

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Head of the fine arts program Marcia Tomlin retires after almost 29 years of teaching at Southside. The alumnus began teaching here in 1989, after she graduated in 1981. “Teaching here has been a huge part of my life. Work kind of becomes one's identity after so many years.  People I meet always ask, "what do you do?"...

The Unexpected brings attention to downtown area

The Unexpected brings attention to downtown area

November 12, 2017

    Small boutiques, colorful art, and atmospheric restaurants litter Garrison Avenue....

Principal shares service,passion for military flight

November 10, 2017

Principal Wayne Haver spent several years in the United States military, serving at the Fort Hood base...

Farm-to table: Market offers natural alternatives

Farm-to table: Market offers natural alternatives

November 4, 2017

    From from 7am-12pm every Saturday, the Farmer’s Market lines up local businesses...

Scream and Serve; Students volunteer at haunted house

Scream and Serve; Students volunteer at haunted house

Andraea Aguilera

October 26, 2017

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Sponsored by United Federal Credit Union and the Fort Smith Boys and Girls Clubs, students participate in Final...

Doctor Q&A

Kayla Curry

October 16, 2017

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    Dr. Phillip Barling  What do students need to do to prevent stress or exhaustion? “Basic stress management includes sufficient rest, nutritious diet, and physical exercise daily. A necessary key is to learn to recognized when we are stressed. Too often, we keep pushing ourselves without thinking about...

Alex Siebenmorgen

Elena Guerra

October 11, 2017

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Senior Alex Siebenmorgen found a hobby in exploring the mountain biking trails in Arkansas. Siebenmorgen usually goes mountain biking around two to three times a week, usually by himself or with a group or a few friends. “It’s a great rush, it gets me outdoors and in nature and it’s good exercise. I prefer mountain...

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