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Blog Entries - 2018

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Oak Hills High School Seeded 3rd for OHSAA Basketball Tournament

Posted on: March 2, 2018

By Guest Writer Maurice Bibent   With the State basketball tournament coming up in the next couple of weeks, Oak Hills was looking for a decent seed and possibly a first round bye. With a 15-6 record (as of 2/14/18) , 11-4 in conference play, Oak

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Father and daughter reuniting after tragic event

Tragedy Strikes Local Florida High School

Posted on: February 20, 2018

by Kelsey Schwegman In the last five months, three of the deadliest mass shootings have occurred in the United States, one of them being this week at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. Around 2:40 Eastern Standard Time, approximately

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Mr. Hageman and senior Katelyn Powers standing side by side for a Senior Capture photo.

Senior Capture? What's the Point?

Posted on: February 15, 2018

by Mr. Hageman  Glancing through news today, stories of hate are everywhere.  A student at Ross High School shoots another.  A student pulls a fire-alarm and guns down 17 in Florida.  A woman downtown, over a social media fight, runs over

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Happy Valentine's Day

Valentine's Day

Posted on: February 14, 2018

by Katelyn Powers According to Dictionary.com, “February 14th, observed in honor of St. Valentine as a day for the exchange of valentines and other tokens of affection.” Everybody has their own formed opinions on Valentine’s Day, some

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Underrated Books: Valentine's Day Edition

Posted on: February 14, 2018
Tags: Books, Reading

by Morgan Higgins  Valentine's Day is here and love is in the air. Couples are around every corner giving each other presents and kisses left and right. For those of us who haven't found that special someone, but want a little love in our lives, I have

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Someone eating a Tide Pod

Tide Pod Takeover

Posted on: February 12, 2018

by: Lila Gerdes Poison control centers around the country have seen a spike in poisoning cases since the new year, directly related to the internet mock-trend of eating laundry pods. In the first fifteen days of the new year, poison control centers in the

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Koreans holding the flag

Korea in the Olympics

Posted on: February 12, 2018

by: Hailey Parker The conflict between North and South Korea has been rising to a boil. Tensions between both sides are higher than ever, but somehow, some way, North and South Korea have been approved by the IOC to march and compete together in the 2018

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Residential street covered in snow

Snow Days

Posted on: February 8, 2018

by Olivia Young  The 2017-18 school year has been filled with unexpected cold and snow days. As a student, I always wondered what went into calling a snow day. Fortunately, I was able to interview Mr.Brandt, the Oak Hills High School Superintendent,

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Oak Hills Seniors on their Collegiate Signing Day.

Oak Hills Announces National Signing Day

Posted on: February 8, 2018
Tags: Signing day

Oak Hills Athletics is proud to announce our 17 student-athletes for today's Collegiate Signing Day.  Congratulations to our student-athletes and their families!   Front Row L to R: Haley Miller - Women’s Soccer - Ohio

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winter olympics symbol

North and South Korea unite for unified 2018 Winter Olympics

Posted on: February 8, 2018

by Makayla Head       North and South Korea have come to an agreement this year for the Winter Olympics even through all the controversy they have had for over a decade. They have decided to walk under the same flag at the

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Cartoon Bed Bug

Something Bugging You?

Posted on: February 2, 2018
Tags: Public safety, Bed bug info

by Kelsey Schwegman For many years, Cincinnati has been named one of the top cities for bed bugs. According  to CBS,Cincinnati is ranked  the eighth worst cities for bed bugs. Of the other three cities listed, Columbus, Dayton, and Cleveland, our

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People battling heavy snow with umbrellas

Blizzard Bags Informative

Posted on: January 31, 2018
Tags: Blizzard bags

by Leah Lindemann January started off with the winter weather in full swing, causing Oak Hills to close 4 times due to either snow or cold. While the snow days are great, giving students and staff extra time to sleep in and watch Netflix, the free days are

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Various characters standing against a white background

Kingsman: The Secret Service Movie Review

Posted on: January 30, 2018

 By Nathan Brown    Undoubtedly, everyone has seen at least one of the James Bond 007 spy movies. The franchise started back in 1962 and released its 24th film in 2015, making it one of the longest running film series of all time. Having

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Underrated Books: James Patterson

Posted on: January 30, 2018
Tags: Books, Reading

by Morgan Higgins For those of us who love reading, we have some trouble finding those books that really peak our interest. If you don’t have that problem, good for you. I don’t know about many of you, but I spend so much time in bookstores. The

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