Nixa Journalism

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...

The Nixa High School fishing team members spend countless hours at the lake.

Fishing for a win

Katelynn Gibson, Managing Editor April 21, 2021

A Nixa fishing member casts his reel into the lake water, making sure that the water is the right temperature. Waiting patiently for a fish to bite, they relax with friends. Suddenly, there is a tug on...

Spinning and Winning

Spinning and Winning

Kaitlyn Witts, Reporter April 16, 2021

As the school year comes to a close for students at Nixa High School, so does the Winterguard season.     John Sullivan is the director of the two-color guard teams at NHS and other teams statewide.    "I...

Spectators watch as junior Harmony Rust takes down her opponent in a wrestling match.

Back to the Mat

Katelynn Gibson, Managing Editor March 1, 2021

The Nixa girls wrestling team has been hitting the mat and working consistently to continue winning duals and championships. They plan on raising the bar in comparison to last season — where the team...

Rock and Bowl

Rock and Bowl

Katelynn Gibson, Managing Editor December 18, 2020

     A bowler steps up to the lane and takes a deep breath. They start slow, then speed up as they  walk forward. They swing their arm and release the ball at the right angle for it to curve....

Fall Sports Roundup

Fall Sports Roundup

Eli Dean, News & Sports Editor December 18, 2020

When the new school year started, athletes wondered what exactly sports would look like. The COVID-19 pandemic shut down the spring sports season, and with case numbers only increasing in many parts of...

As kickoff happens, the cheerleaders start the game off by spiriting and pumping up the crowd.

Cheer for the Win

Nadia May, Design Editor December 14, 2020

Friday night football games and evening basketball games would seem incomplete without the Nixa High School cheer team doing what they do best: Setting the game scene with cheers to motivate the team for...

Eil Dean plays E.Sports.


Sailor Powley, Reporter December 4, 2020

Attention all gamers, Nixa High School now has an esports team. Esports is the term used for competitive multiplayer video games, and after many challenges, Nixa High School is getting a team. The idea...

The Nixa Girls Golf team.

In Full Swing

Eli Dean, Sports Editor October 15, 2020

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit back in March, all spring sports were canceled before they even started, as school went virtual for the rest of the year. Now that school is back in session, girls golf is...

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