Nixa Journalism

COVID’s Effects on the Stock Market

COVID’s Effects on the Stock Market
Photo Credit: Avery FitzSimmons
November 12, 2020

  COVID-19 has drastically affected the lives of many, but not so much the Stock Market. Most thought the Coronavirus Pandemic would be the end for the Stock Market and the economy, but that is not the...

Help For Laura

Help For Laura
October 19, 2020

On Aug. 27, Nixa got a double-rainbow. Two days later, severe storms came through southern Missouri and northern Arkansas, shutting down power for some at fractions at a time. Here it felt common, rain...

Measurements of Protection

PHOTO CREDIT: MADALYN TUNING
If 6 feet of social distance is the standard, then why is 3 feet OK at NHS?
October 12, 2020

Six feet apart for social distancing is what the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends in order to help control the spread of COVID-19. However, at Nixa Public Schools, 3 feet of...

COVID Cases at Nixa High School

COVID Cases at Nixa High School
Students and teachers at Nixa are contracting COVID-19.
October 12, 2020

In the midst of a pandemic, students and faculty are at risk of contracting COVID-19 along the way. Walking through the halls of Nixa High School, a student could pass others who have picked up the coronavirus....

Voice of the Youth

Voice of the Youth
October 12, 2020

As the weather gets colder, the election gets closer. Students encourage each other to make it to the polls Nov. 3 in order to fulfill a civic duty. “It’s important to vote because your vote vouches...

Learning Behind the Screen

Learning Behind the Screen
Some students are choosing the safer route and attending school virtually
October 12, 2020

STORY BY: Nadia May Design Editor The wave of COVID-19 brought in many safety precautions for students and teachers. One of those safe options is to take online school if they don’t feel comfortable...

Advanced Safety

Juniors Lauren Tiffin and Eshan Jain study for upcoming tests, trying to predict what will be different because of the coronavirus.
Tests such as dual credit, AP and the ACT were changed because of COVID-19
October 12, 2020

As the coronavirus rampaged throughout the world, tests that high school students were preparing for last spring were changed or canceled. Everyone dealt with the change differently, meaning the outcome...

Debating the Protests

Students from Nixa High School attended Black Lives Matter protests around Missouri.
When seeking change, some choose to protest; others disagree
October 12, 2020

Protests and protesting about the protests have taken center stage this year. Celebrities and individuals have either been united by participating in protests or in their opposition to them. The Black...

Homelessness in Nixa

Homelessness in Nixa
Schools and community work to help the homeless
April 28, 2020

   Most would assume Nixa didn’t have a problem with homeless considering the stereotype of the city being fairly affluent, however there are families and students struggling in the community.     “A...

Nixa loses teacher

Riann Lubinski and sophomore Alicen Ashley pose for a picture.  The first year that the COC had an official Cross Country Championship, Lubinksi won the girls varsity race.  The next Nixa girl to win a COC championship was this past season when Alicen Ashley won.
Art teacher and Nixa graduate Riann Lubinski dies after long battle with cancer
April 28, 2020

   “Riann was Nixa through and through. She loved the Eagles,” Lance Brumley said.    Riann Lubinski taught Art Foundations at Nixa High School. She was born Jan. 30, 1978, and died April...

Gaining the Summer Credits

Nixa High School
Students can earn credits towards graduation with summer school
April 28, 2020

   With summer right around the corner, students prepare for a break free of schoolwork and stress. However, for some, that is not quite the case.     “I have taken summer school at the beginning...

An Economic Emergency

Taste Donuts
As coronavirus cases go up, the function of the economy is going down.
April 28, 2020

   In Nixa, jobs are lost, families are struggling to pay for resources and the stock market has drastically lost its value. The changes are due to the economic and employment struggle in the US, which...

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