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Mariemont Softball : A Dying Program Rising from the Ashes

BY STEPHANIE RENNER AND KAYLA DEWEY Lead hitter Kasey Jones steps into the batter’s box, her team cheering for her as she confidently walks up to the plate. As she stands at an angle to get maximum power, the perfect pitch comes. She seizes the opportunity and smashes it into the outfield, already past first […]

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Raise, Run, Eliminate

BY ELLIE KAPCAR The Sunday morning spring sun rises over Kusel stadium, slowly warming the turf and pavement.  It is 7:30AM, and volunteers with sweatshirts and cold noses gather to help set up tables and cart water bottles and bagels to the twenty-yard-line. It’s April 23rd—race day—and Mariemont’s Key Club is ready to help save […]

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Mariemont High School: where dreams come to die

BY COURTNEY DUNNING Shockingly, teachers do not live at school. Their lives outside of Mariemont are an ambiguity to most students. An even bigger mystery? Why they chose to be teachers in the first place. “Not surprisingly I didn’t always want to be a teacher,” says statistics teacher, Mr. Wainscott. “I wanted to play in […]

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Testing a Chipotle Conspiracy Theory

BY ELLIE KAPCAR So my sister has a conspiracy theory. When she orders Chipotle on the app, she typically names her burrito “Derek” because she believes they’ll pack it with more food than under her name, “Abbie.” Is there any truth to this? After a tiresome investigation, I’m retiring from my short-lived career of testing […]

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