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Senior Henry Ravita, playing Jay Gatsby, and junior Alexis Weist, playing Daisy Buchanan, stand on stage. For their yearly One-Act the Starr’s Mill drama department has chosen to perform “The Great Gatsby.” The play will be a retelling of events from F. Scott Fitzgerald’s book, “The Great Gatsby,” and will be performed in the region One-Act competition on October 23.
Old sport, new show
Joslyn Weber, Editor • October 10, 2021

For the 2021-2022 school year, Starr’s Mill High School presents “The Great Gatsby” live and in person, happily not virtually. Performances will take place on October 14, 15, 21, and 22 in Duke Auditorium. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children and can be purchased on the Starr’s Mill GoFan page.  The play will consist of a retelling of events from Fitzgerald’s novel “The Great Gatsby,” accompanied by dancing. Published...

Senior Carlos Siguenza is listening to “Japanese Denim” by Daniel Caesar for its lyrics and message. This song focuses on love affairs and the bittersweet heartbreak that comes with them.
Panther Tracks
Jax Rainey, Staff Writer • October 9, 2021

Senior Carlos Siguenza is listening to “Japanese Denim” by Daniel Caesar,. The song was released in 2016 and reached No. 93 on U.S. Billboard’s Hot 100 list and reached the top spot on the U.S. Adult R&B Songs list. “It sounds really nice,” Siguenza said. ”It’s just groovy..”  The song starts out with a very chill, low-fi beat that really gets you into your feelings. Every beat in the song engulfs you in the feelings of...

Fayette County students protest the dress code in front of the October 18 Fayette County Board of Education meeting. During the public comment portion of the meeting, students from four of five county high schools spoke regarding how the dress code sexualizes women and encourages rape culture.
Dress code movement pushes for reform
Caroline Hubbard, Editor-in-Chief • October 20, 2021
The Starr’s Mill history club is celebrating Veterans Day this year after COVID disrupted school tradition last year. They plan on honoring veterans who have served or are serving in several ways.
Hip hip hooray for Veterans Day!
Allyssa Daigle, Staff Writer • October 19, 2021
Student Athletic Advisory board is hosting a Trunk or Treat on October 28 immediately after the homecoming parade. The event will be held in the faculty parking lot.
Student Athletic Advisory Board hosting Trunk or Treat
MacKenzie Jadick, Staff Writer • October 18, 2021
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Meshanna Marcus
Caroline Hubbard, Editor-in-Chief • October 16, 2021

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