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Senior Survivor: Team Haley & Anthony

Senior Survivor: Team Haley & Anthony

Amaya Wagner, Chief Editor March 9, 2024

This year marks one of the most successful Senior Survior groups that MHS has ever had. It consisted of 6 teams that raised over $25,000 dollars for their selected charities. Each team lived at the school...

Unleash Your Inner Star

Unleash Your Inner Star

Amaya Wagner, Chief Editor February 19, 2024

With spring being right around the corner, it’s time for the MHS talent show. It’s your time to shine on stage and share your unique talents with your fellow classmates. Auditions are being held on...

Sephora Kids: Is this just a Trend or Reality?

Sephora Kids: Is this just a Trend or Reality?

Vanessa Garcia, Staff Writer January 23, 2024

The Alpha generation, who used to be labeled as “ iPad kids” has grown up and is now taking over Sephora. A new epidemic has hit and it is breaking the internet. I'm sure most people have seen the...

How to Fuel Your Reading Resolution

How to Fuel Your Reading Resolution

Amaya Wagner, Chief Editor January 23, 2024

At the start of a new year, one common resolution people seek out is to read more books. But did you know only 8% of people actually commit to their New Year’s resolution? In terms of reading, Goodreads...

From Flips to Fame

From Flips to Fame

Amaya Wagner, Chief Editor December 30, 2023

Jackson Ellsworth is a very ambitious Sophomore at Muscatine High School. With a burning passion for creating humorous content, Jackson sets out to be the next big YouTuber. He has been making videos for...

Christmas Around the World

Christmas Around the World

Amaya Wagner, Chief Editor December 4, 2023

When approaching the holiday season, it’s important to learn about other cultures and the way they celebrate. Did you know in Argentina they light off fireworks at midnight on Christmas? Or that in Indonesia...

Studying at Musser

Studying at Musser

Amaya Wagner, Chief Editor November 21, 2023

The Musser Public Library has a welcoming atmosphere and is a true haven for high school students seeking a quiet and cozy space to study within. Despite this, the library is often overlooked. With its...

Trick or Treat for UNICEF

Trick or Treat for UNICEF

Amaya Wagner, Chief Editor October 31, 2023

MHS Key Club is a volunteer organization that participates in service around the community. There are many annual volunteer opportunities that are staples to the club. Trick or Treat for UNICEF is an event...

Crafting the Perfect Page

Crafting the Perfect Page

Amaya Wagner, Chief Editor October 17, 2023

Being a full time student isn’t easy. Between handling your high school classes, sports, extracurriculars, and MCC courses, things can get very stressful. You can lighten your load and make a class a...

Muscatine High School’s Brand New Mariachi Band

Muscatine High School’s Brand New Mariachi Band

Amaya Wagner, Chief Editor October 3, 2023

In the 2023 school year, MHS welcomed a brand new band into the music department. This is the high school’s first time ever having a mariachi band. Run by Mr. Najarro, the MHS Orchestra Director, this...

Hayden Cortez: Dancing into the Headlines

Hayden Cortez: Dancing into the Headlines

Amaya Wagner, Chief Editor September 7, 2023

Welcome back Muskies! The Auroran Today is so excited to be back and writing brand new stories, some from brand new writers. Hayden Cortez is a Junior this year and is making her debut on our newspaper...

What is Seniorits, how to identify it, and how to shut it down.

Is Senioritis Real?

Amaya Wagner, Chief Editor May 30, 2023

The class of 2023 is starting to say their goodbyes to MHS. With graduation day being only two months away, Senioritis is becoming more and more apparent. No, Senioritis is not a disease or sickness for...

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