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Cancer: The Transition Back to School

Cancer: The Transition Back to School

Rachel Terry, Reporter

February 25, 2017


Filed under Cancer, News, Special Reports

Adjusting to life after cancer is difficult, not to mention having to return to school after missing long periods of time. With a recovering mind and body, the shift back to school is not always easy. In order to help students have a smooth transition back into school, Neenah High School (NHS) ...

Orbit: Store Created in Response to Food Assistance Need Expands

Orbit:  Store Created in Response to Food Assistance Need Expands

Ava Dieck, Reporter

February 24, 2017


Filed under Hunger, News, Special Reports

Recent numbers prove that a shifting demographic creates a higher need for food assistance programs within the Neenah Joint School District (N.J.S.D.) and its surrounding community; therefore the district response within the Home of the Rockets is to create the Orbit to service students in need.    ...

Coping Strategies for Cancer Combatants

Coping Strategies for Cancer Combatants

Basil Eastman-Kiesow, Reporter

February 22, 2017


Filed under Cancer, News, Special Reports

Cancer is, without a doubt, one of the worst things that can happen to any person. Those who have gone through it know the pain firsthand, whether it is physical or psychological. But what about those who are not afflicted, but still affected? Traditionally, cancer stories focus on the survivors themselves....

Fighting Hunger: Breakfast Brings Focus

Fighting Hunger: Breakfast Brings Focus

Emily Roberts, Reporter

February 16, 2017


Filed under Hunger, News, Showcase, Special Reports

While some students eat a home cooked breakfast comprised of fresh pancakes and sizzling bacon before the bell rings at 7:50 a.m., others hop on a familiar yellow bus to arrive with time to spare for consuming a breakfast courtesy of Chartwells Dining Services -- many of which are free or reduced. Annou...

Fighting Hunger: One Helping Hand at a Time

Fighting Hunger: One Helping Hand at a Time

BaJie Vang, Reporter

January 27, 2017


Filed under Hunger, News, Special Reports

Hunger, a worldwide epidemic -- affecting more than a million families and children across the globe and in Wisconsin -- offers no reprive to families who struggle with poverty. According to host.madison.com, about one in five children suffer from hunger in Wisconsin. In Winnebago County, according to Feeding America, in 2014 about 19,800 people suffered food insecurities. As poverty has grown in the past decade, low-income families have entered N....

Cancer: A Mother’s Will to Survive

Cancer: A Mother’s Will to Survive

Rachel Terry, Reporter

January 27, 2017


Filed under Cancer, News, Special Reports

A young mother of two has a new battle to fight: Cancer. Just three years after the birth of her daughter, Joan Terry was diagnosed with Stage 1 Breast Cancer. Because cancer knows no boundaries, this survivor’s story showcases how a mother protects her small children during the battle for h...

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