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Press release provided “I’ll be home for Christmas,” go the popular carol lyrics, and for one McPherson family, home this Christmas will be a new Habitat for Humanity home. Julia Harper, her daughter and granddaughter will be moving into their new home, the 38th built by the McPherson Area Habitat for...
By Susanne Cunningham In the 1730s, there were no prepaid tickets and all tickets need to be bought at the door. This caused issues of no guaranteed seatings. Due to this issue, theater managers started to create a ticket called a “check” that was pre-paid. This allowed people to reserve...
By Sean Perez-Gonzales On Sept. 24, 2021, “Dear Evan Hansen” was released in theaters. The movie was based on the Broadway musical, “Dear Evan Hansen,” which debuted in 2016. I will be reviewing the songs from the movie, which build upon the original Broadway versions. There are a total of 11 songs I will...
By Tyler Norris             Former YouTube stars, Logan and Jake Paul, have taken the boxing world by storm. What started off as a joke and publicity stunt, is quickly turning into one of the hottest stories in boxing. When the brothers announced they would be making the transition into the ring, the question quickly became...
By Tyler Norris             With the 2021 MLB season coming to a close, it’s that time of the year when the two top teams compete for baseball immortality.  The 117th annual World Series kicked off on Oct. 27, 2021. This year’s fall classic features the American League champion Houston Astros, and their surprising opposition, the National...
By Tyler Norris The Las Vegas Raiders head coach, Jon Gruden, stepped down on Monday, Oct. 11 after homophobic and misogynistic emails were leaked. In emails that were detailed by the New York Times, Gruden casually used homophobic and misogynistic language to belittle people. Gruden has been an extremely well-known coach around the league....

UFC 268 Preview

By Tyler Norris One of the most epic rivalries in UFC history will be reignited on Saturday, Nov. 6 at UFC 268 inside of Madison Square Garden in New York City. Welterweight champion, Kamaru Usman, looks to defend his strap for the fifth consecutive time, and remain undefeated inside the UFC as he squares...
By Eli Jordan The 2021 McPherson Homecoming King, Kaden Tichenor, has been a staple member of the Bulldog football defense since 2019. He has had 88 total tackles since transferring from Garden City Community College. Tichenor plays outside linebacker and can often be seen blitzing off the edge. The Education major enjoys teaching and...
By Eli Jordan Hailing from Wheat Ridge High School in Golden, Colorado, Hannah McKay is one of the veteran players on the McPherson Women’s Soccer team. In her four-year tenure as a Bulldog, McKay has found herself with a lot of playing time. Since 2018, McKay has played in 54 games, and in those...
By Mia Birkes Shotgun Sports is coached by Tony Helfrich, who also leads the Adventure Program and the PEAK Leadership Expedition. Helfrich is nationally certified in shotgun coaching and range safety. Assistant coaches are Pete Brubaker and Chris Wallace. The shotgun program is affiliated with the USA College Clay Target League, the Association of...