Archive for October, 2013

OPINION: Ally Week provides needed LGBT support

Posted by on October 29, 2013 with 0 Comments

  by Ariel Ward Despite our society’s (mostly) progressive attitude towards it’s LBGT (lesbian, bisexual, gay, and transgender) population, LGBT people still suffer through a lot of misconceptions, negative views, and unfair treatment. Our schools preach tolerance and respect among students, however there are still many who have to deal with bullying and harassment on […]

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Tuesday is last chance for free t-shirt

Posted by on October 28, 2013 with 0 Comments

  Students who bring in 15 cans of food to their first hour class will receive a free Hunger Drive t-shirt from Student Council if they act by tomorrow, Tuesday, October 29. While the Hunger Drive continues to collect food into next week, the opportunity to earn a long-sleeve Hunger Drive t-shirt runs out tomorrow. […]

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Marching Panthers place third in division at invitational

Posted by on October 22, 2013 with 0 Comments

The UTHS Marching Panthers captured third place in their division at the Illinois State University Invitational Marching Band Competition. (Photo courtesy of Stephanie Bergland) by Jessica Moon The UTHS Marching Panthers took third in their division at the Illinois State University Invitational Marching Band Competition held in Bloomington, Illinois, on October 12. There were five […]

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Tennis coaches, players team up for Zambia

Posted by on October 4, 2013 with 0 Comments

by Ryan Cahalan United Township assistant tennis coach Mr. Dwayne Brothers is a man who would do anything to help out someone in need. He formed “The Love-Hope Project” in 2012 with a few others and they have been traveling to extremely poor villages in Zambia to help the children and families who live there. Mr. […]

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Review: “Air Guitar High” rocks the stage

Posted by on October 3, 2013 with 0 Comments

by Kathryn Weber I had the privilege of watching the Panther Players perform Air Guitar High Friday, September 27th.  The Players performed this show three times last week (Thursday, Friday, and Saturday). The play was excellent. It was full of witty humor and a cast of twelve characters who were easy for any high school student to […]

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UT choirs delight audience

Posted by on October 2, 2013 with 0 Comments

by Ariel Scott  The UT Fall Choir Concert started off with the UT Singers, then featured the Vocal Jazz Ensemble, and finished with the Concert Choir.  Directed by Mrs. Juliet Minard and accompanied on piano by Mrs.Rebecca Shoger, the concert overall was very cheerful and heartwarming. The UT Singers started off with “River in Judea,” […]

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