Manual RedEye

Review: The Rivals

Anna Dryden

May 30, 2012

The most recent play performed at the YPAS Experimental Theater is "The Rivals", an 18th-century British comedy written by Richard Brinsley Sheridan. "The Rivals" follows the story of rich Britons living in the city of Bath and...

Five people you should thank before the end of your senior year

Anna Dryden

May 26, 2012

1. The teacher who almost failed you. Manual is known for being difficult, but we have all had one teacher whose class we really thought we were going to fail. The good news is, we didn’t. They challenged us,  and ...

Review: Masa Japanese Bistro and Sushi Bar is a great addition to a growing trend

Anna Dryden

May 25, 2012

East Asian food is taking the East End of Louisville by storm. Beginning with the successful opening of Simply Thai on Shelbyville Road, Asian restaurants have started popping up everywhere. The most recent opening of Masa Japa...

April will be an active month for country music

Anna Dryden

May 15, 2012

This coming April is going to be packed with activities, from Spring Break to junior prom, and the country music world is going to be just as busy. On April 1, the 47th Academy of Country Music Awards, live from Las Vegas, will...

Senioritis hits students hard

Anna Dryden

April 19, 2012

As the end of the school year quickly approaches, many seniors are falling victim to the highly contagious Senioritis. "I sit down to do my homework and then I'm suddenly looking at prom dresses and texting about spring break....

Junior Prom Preview

Anna Dryden

April 19, 2012

Junior Ring dance is fast approaching! The dance will be held on the first Friday after Spring Break, April 20, at the Mellwood Arts and Entertainment Center in Ballroom #3. The dance will last from 9 p.m. to midnight, and administrators...

How to survive rising gas prices

Anna Dryden

April 4, 2012

$4.15. Drivers were shocked when they first saw this price advertised at gas stations around the city. Two years ago in 2010 people were outraged about having to pay $2.81 for a gallon of gas. That sure seems like a bargain now.  Ho...

Country Takeover Spring 2012

Anna Dryden

February 29, 2012

The weather's warming up, the day's are getting longer, summer's getting closer and new country music is blowing up the radio. We're already singing along to new releases by Dierks Bentley off his new album "Home" and Carrie Underwoods...

Review: Simply Thai, simply delicious

Anna Dryden

February 28, 2012

Thai Food lovers in the East End rejoice! The popular St. Matthews restaurant "Simply Thai" has opened a new location in Middletown at 12003 Shelbyville Rd. Many may notice that this new location has previously been...

Girls’ lacrosse team introduces cuts to handle new membership

Anna Dryden

January 25, 2012

Last year, the girls' lacrosse team had a record number of participating freshmen. In order to manage the increasing interest, Head Coach Samantha Canary has decided to implement cuts. Since the program's start in 2000, the g...

Manual’s field hockey team ranked 19th in the nation

Anna Dryden

January 25, 2012

The 2011 State Champion field hockey team has officially been ranked 19th in the nation by Top of the Circle, the world's largest resource for field hockey rankings and ratings.The website's rankings list the top fifty high scho...

Wednesday’s Weather

Anna Dryden

February 1, 2011

The high on Wednesday will be 27 and the low will be 17. It will be cloudy and windy with gusts reaching 45 mph. There is a 50% chance of snow.