Nixa Journalism

Fishing Team Competes this Spring

David Swyhart, Contributing Writer April 28, 2022

   The start of spring brings the start of the Fishing season in Missouri. And with that, comes the Nixa Fishing team. The fishing team competes in tournaments with other high school teams. And Freshman,...

Boys Tennis Team Anticipates Full Season

Boys Tennis Team Anticipates Full Season

Bailey Snyder, Contributing Writer April 28, 2022

   The Boys’ Tennis season consist of a 7-8 week long time period and they will play around 1-4 matches/tournament in one week. The Boys work the whole season for COC and the top varsity boys will...

The NHS dance team brings the sass 
during a halftime performance at 
the boys varsity basketball game.

Step With Pep

Addison Eden, Jr. Photo Editor March 7, 2022

   Music blares and ponytails swing as the Nixa High School dance team busts out their moves. Thirteen young girls are ready to present the crowd with their masterpiece -- a collection of hard work...

Aubrey Kopp shows her running skills at a cross country meet.

Ready To Win

Hailey Webster, Junior Copy Editor March 2, 2022

Off-season offers athletes the time to improve their skills. “Off-season is something that was created because Nixa Schools wants our athletes to be able to perform at the highest level possible and...

How to prepare for winter hunting

David Swyhart, Contributing Writer December 20, 2021

   A lot of hunters hunt during the wintertime since that is when the longest hunting season is, whether it be for food purposes or sport, a lot of people do it, but not all know successful ways to...

Bear hunting now an option in Missouri

David Swyhart, Contributing Writer December 20, 2021

   The Missouri Department of Conservation implemented its first bear hunting season for the state this October since the black bear population has continued to increase at a pace of about 0.9 percent...

JROTC teams compete

Violet Carney, Contributing Writer December 20, 2021

   The JROTC teams at Nixa High School have been working for their upcoming competitions and tournaments. The archery team had its first tournament on Nov. 20.     Sargent Robert Hodapp, the...

Nixa Cheer

Nixa Cheer Goes to State

Maddie Morgan, Contributing Writer December 20, 2021

The Nixa High School cheer team went to state in December of 2021. The team had been working for almost 6 months in preparation since summer, with many hours of practice a week. One of the seniors, Madison...

From MO to Tokyo

Eli Dean, News & Sports Editor October 13, 2021

Trivia nerds will be the first to tell you that Jason Bourne’s hometown is Nixa, Missouri. But for those who live in Nixa, there’s another hometown hero that carries much more meaning than the fictional...

Eagle Stadium

Track heats up this spring

Gaia Scandella, Reporter April 30, 2021

Track season started March 1. It is a sport divided into several events -- distance, sprints, throws, jumps and relays --  and that's why many people are part of the team. This year Nixa High School...

Girls tennis team looks back

Maddie Morgan, Contributing Writer April 27, 2021

    The girl’s tennis team is fun for anyone experienced or even new to the sport. They have a JV and Varsity team, and both have a variety of skill levels. The Girls Tennis team had a very successful...

On Target

On Target

Carlie Peters, Staff Writer April 26, 2021

Archery is coming to Nixa High School as an elective credit next year. Though the class is an elective credit, the curriculum will be similar to physical education. The class is replacing JROTC’s rifle...

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