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The North Korean citizens are the real victims here

The North Korean citizens are the real victims here

Jordan Ladd, staff writer

September 11, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Showcase

Lately, one of the main events in the news has been about North Korea. In fact, you’d have to be buried under a rock to not have heard of the conflict in North Korea under the tyrannical rule of Kim Jong Un. However, as much as our government and the media leads us to believe that we are the vic...

10 reasons to date a reader

10 reasons to date a reader

Hannah McCleskey, staff writer

August 31, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Showcase

Farmers Only, eHarmony, Match. com, and OkCupid are a thing of the past! Now searching for a significant other has never been easier, just date a reader. Here are ten reasons why a reader makes an ideal significant other: We can give you the “perfect” date: books like All the Bright Places, and...

Surprising benefits to playing dungeons and dragons

Surprising benefits to playing dungeons and dragons

Amanda McCarty, Staff Writer, Videographer

August 29, 2017


Filed under Feature, Showcase

When you hear about Dungeons and Dragons, you probably imagine middle-aged adults, dressed up in medieval clothes, gathered around a large table in a dimly lit basement, rolling dice and eating junk food. But there is so much more to it than the stereotypical nerdiness. There are plenty of beneficial...

Fall Sports Preview

Fall Sports Preview

Joe Perry and Elijah Hudson

August 29, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Football Coach Josh Strasser and the Oracles are back in business. Led by junior QB Seth Waters and 8 returning starters, including playmakers junior Blake Carroll and senior Jadon Kinzie, the offense looks promising. The defense, however, is looking even better. Nine players are returning to a defe...

10 Reasons to acquire a hammock

10 Reasons to acquire a hammock

Seth Mesaros, Staff writer

August 28, 2017


Filed under Feature, Showcase

  Able to chill basically anywhere   When you are a looking for a place to chill and you don't want to lay on the ground, you just need to find two sturdy posts of a sort and tie a couple knots and you're set.   A deeper sleep is achievable   Sleeping in a bed is good and ...

Mayor Evans needs you

Mayor Evans needs you

Kristina Powlen and Emily Hudson

August 24, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

Mayor Shane Evans called upon Delphi Community High School to contribute to his vision for Delphi. The mayor has created a Strategic Planning push to outline the future goals of our town. His goals include that of residential improvements, commercial recruitment and expansion, and beautification propositions...

Meet the new teachers at DCHS

Meet the new teachers at DCHS

Jordan Ladd, Staff Writer

August 23, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

This school year, Delphi Community High School hired three new staff members. The new members include Mr. Gaspar, Mrs. Lewis, and Mr. Tylenda. Get to know them a little bit better by reading below.   Mr. Gaspar   How long have you been teaching? This is my 4th year as a teacher.   ...

Why the Indiana Dunes should be checked off your bucket list

Why the Indiana Dunes should be checked off your bucket list

Katie Gear, staff writer

May 15, 2017


Filed under Feature, Showcase

Did you know that only 116 miles away, right at the tippy top of Indiana, we have had quite the treasure just sitting there hanging out since 1916. Colonel Richard Liber was a businessmen in Indianapolis until he thought that the 15,000 acres of sand and shore should become a state park. Then he traded i...

Oracle Baseball off to a hot start

Oracle Baseball off to a hot start

Kain Myer, Sports Writer

May 1, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Baseball season is well underway and the Delphi varsity squad is off to a hot start. The Oracles, under second year head coach Ryan Long, currently hold a stout regular season record of 11-2 and are ranked tenth in the IHSAA class 2A poll. Delphi has had the convenience of strong leadership from a cor...

5 Reasons everyone needs to take ballet

5 Reasons everyone needs to take ballet

Emilee Gear, editor

April 27, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Showcase

Like many other little girls, my mom put me in dance class growing up. My favorite class was hip hop, of course, but not until recently have I realized the impact the years of ballet have had on my life.  Ballet is a very technical style of dance, with many different schools and practices.  Each s...

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