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Self Care with Sofia: Nutmeg Face Masks?

February 5, 2018 2:07pm | Sofia Versalles-Duffert

For two weeks, I used a mixture of nutmeg, honey, and milk on my face to improve my skin texture and acne problems. Now, this sounds like a really strange thing to put on your face, like honey? Why would you want something so sticky […]

Talori Dunsworth: This Week’s Student Spotlight!

February 4, 2018 11:00pm | Lizzy Cummings

Talori Dunsworth: a tri sport athlete, an honor roll student, and a heart of gold. Tal is a varsity captain for Burnsville Lacrosse as well as a varsity hockey player and varsity goalie for soccer. When she isn’t playing sports, you can catch her studying […]

Snow week in full swing at BHS

February 1, 2018 3:53pm | Mari Belina, Madi Drummer

With no long breaks coming up, the holiday season past, and second semester starting, “Snow Week” is an attempt at adding some excitement to the halls of BHS. Snow Week is an activity filled, week long competition that all grades can participate in and is […]

Opinion: Social media scandals are commonplace.

January 18, 2018 7:28pm | Chloe Penkert

Today social media scandals are commonplace. Whether it’s an internet celebrity publicizing their bad decisions, or the plight of a regular person finding widespread scrutiny, it’s becoming increasingly difficult to draw the line when it comes to what should and shouldn’t be online and what […]

10 Studying Tips To Get You Through Finals

January 17, 2018 5:02pm | Sara Negasi

Pick a designated time for studying and hold yourself to it! Gather all your course materials, find a nice quiet place and put away distractions. Go through notes and find what topics you have trouble in and need to study. Be sure to take breaks […]

Pet of the Week: Capelli

January 16, 2018 1:21am | Sammi Lee

Capelli is a very sweet three year old jack russell and pitbull terrier mix who is looking for her forever home. Secondhand Hounds pulled her from a high kill shelter who found her as a stray. She is now a happy girl living with her […]

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

January 14, 2018 2:25am | Cheyney McKinney

The story of Jumanji was able to continue with the creation of “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle.” The sequel of Jumanji premiered on Dec. 20, 2017 starring Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, Jack Black and Karen Gillan. This continuation follows the story of four distant teenagers. […]

No-name calling week to begin this week.

January 14, 2018 12:58am | Erick Escalante

During the week of Jan. 15, the Burnsville community will have a no-name calling week, an effort to stop negativity and hatred in our community and replace it with kindness and support. No-name calling week is organized by GLSEN, an organization aimed to end bullying, […]

Do You Know Da Wae?

January 14, 2018 12:51am | Treyton Hazelbaker

Ugandan Knuckles is a VRChat selectable character that is based of the Sega character Knuckles from the Sonic Franchise. The joke of this character is his simple yet vague catchphrase of, “Do u kno da wae” in his signature Ugandan accent. This catchphrase has spawned […]

Daniel Akah: The True Icon Of BHS

January 11, 2018 4:59pm | Sofia Versalles-Duffert

This week, I had the pleasure of interviewing Daniel Akah, a senior here at Burnsville High School. The reason why I chose to write about Daniel is that he is actively involved in BHS activities, is a friendly person and is extremely talented. “I’m currently […]