Owl Post

The Curtain Closes on Xanadu

The Curtain Closes on Xanadu

Caché Goracke, Editor and Chief

November 25, 2019

Friday night, the theatre cast and crew members ran their first big performance of Xanadu, and were extremely proud and eager to do it all over again the next night. The shows stage manager, junior Summer Sperke, who was in charge of lights and sounds among other things, was especially happy with...

Xanadu Cast and Crew Prepares for Upcoming Show

Xanadu Cast and Crew Prepares for Upcoming Show

Sydney Brown, Managing Editor

November 22, 2019

OW theatre is putting together Xanadu, a musical roughly based on the 1980 movie of the same name. During the show, the cast will sing, dance and even be on roller skates for most of the show. The cast of about 24 plan to put on their show Nov. 22-23 at 7 p.m. The cast has been preparing the show s...

Thanksgiving is a Make Believe Holiday

Thanksgiving is a Make Believe Holiday

Brendan Ulmer, Writer

November 19, 2019

I’ve never believed in Thanksgiving. What kind of holiday is literally just a large meal? Meals are not holidays. They’re a requirement to maintain custody of your children. I’d get it if we all still harvested our own crops, and we’d been surviving on fistfuls of flour since July, but nowada...

Opinion: It’s 2019, and Marriage is…not Outdated

Opinion: It’s 2019, and Marriage is…not Outdated

Caché Goracke, Editor in Chief

November 10, 2019

It’s 2019 and a popular question is circling: Is marriage outdated?   “What’s wrong with having five or six loving adult relationships through your life?”  HuffPost asked in an article questioning the relevance of marriage in our society today. Other popular sources, especially newly tren...

Opinion: Casual Dating Can Lead To Bad Habits In Marriage

Opinion: Casual Dating Can Lead To Bad Habits In Marriage

Tyler Burkett

October 23, 2019

Heartbreak can be a terrible thing, especially in high school. But dating in high school is very casual compared to a full-blown marriage. The formalities of dating have loosened up in recent years, and as a result dating can be seen as a casual thing and not important to either person involved. Almo...

The Student News Site of Olathe West High School
More