Manual RedEye

Opinion: Step Team has fallen on hard times, but is coming back

Erian Bradley

October 1, 2012

On Sept. 21, the duPont Manual Dreamers approached the gym floor, praying they would perform their best and get approval from the other students. The Dreamers had a bad couple of years after my freshman year, because the team...

Gallery: Mr. Cook teaching choral music

Erian Bradley

October 1, 2012

Mr. Cook yells to get the students attenti on. ...

Mr. Cook changes the idea of choir

Erian Bradley

September 25, 2012

Mr. Jacob Cook (Vocal) stood up in front of the classroom with his arms crossed and his lips pursed while he explained the next note. The class started singing, but after a couple of minutes he held up his hand, stopping them...

Moving on to summer—Girl’s Basketball

Erian Bradley

April 16, 2012

On March 10, the Manual Lady Crimsons won the state championship, the KHSAA Sweet Sixteen. But that is not the end for many of the players.Many players, wanting to pursue their basketball careers and make sure they are ready f...

Lady Crimsons win big tournaments

Erian Bradley

January 7, 2012

On Dec. 28-30, the duPont Manual Lady Crimsons went to a important tournament in Cincinnati, winning all three of their games. The team was extremely happy that they had won all their games in one of the biggest tou...

Opinion: Holiday ignorance and the true messages of the holidays

Erian Bradley

December 16, 2011

Many teenagers today are into the holiday spirit—whatever holiday that might be—but not all teens actually understand the holidays they claim to be celebrating. “We celebrate Diwali. It’s the festival of lights,” s...

The days of being speechless are over

Erian Bradley

December 15, 2011

A poem by Erian BradleyThe days of being speechless are over We now can speak our minds Without being arrested or fined Freedom of the press Yes, it's important To you it might be lame But to me it's worth a fortune Without the...

The potential effects of Obama’s new student loan plan

Erian Bradley

November 15, 2011

In late October, President Obama proposed a plan to lower monthly loan payments for low-income students graduating high school in future years. The high cost of college and the debt burden of student loans have been popular di...

Girls’ basketball gets prepared for state early

Erian Bradley

November 7, 2011

With basketball season set to start in December, The Lady Crimsons are practicing regularly to make sure they will make it to state championships again this year. The season starts in December, but the team says it is getting...

After hours of team practice, powderpuff players are disappointed when the game is canceled

Erian Bradley

October 28, 2011

On October 12,13,17,18, and 19, the juniors practiced from 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. for the powderpuff game that was scheduled for 4:30 p.m. Thursday, October 20, at Manual Stadium.The game was canceled due to bad weather, but prio...