Manual RedEye

Opinion: High government salaries are a waste of tax dollars

Zack Higdon

May 20, 2013

A report released by Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill showed that members of the Senior Executive Service (SES) have received a substantial amount of money in bonuses during the most recent recession. According to the U.S. O...

McClendon family supports one another in their athletics

Shantel Pettway

September 27, 2012

As Maya McClendon (12) picked up the volleyball in the humid gym, she wiped sweat from her brow. McClendon then bent her knees, focused her eyes over the net, and vertically shot up from her stance to hit the ball. Every grunt,...

Students cope with going “under the knife”

Nycea Patterson

January 31, 2012

Being a high school student is a task in itself—but what if in addition to those tasks, you had to deal with the time-consuming, painful, sometimes emotional process of having surgery? Hospital visits and test prep, ice...

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...

An unexpectedly warm December

Meredith Bell

January 7, 2012

The month of December, 2011 brought large fluctuations in temperature, with temperatures ranging from the low 60s to the upper 20s.   Some people were not used to the weather constantly changing. “I have started noticing ...

National Security v. Personal Liberty

Julian E. Wright

January 6, 2012

On New Year's Eve, President Barack Obama signed the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) into law. Under the law, which approves all defense spending for the 2012 fiscal year, certain provisions allow for the military ...

2011 Action for Africa fashion show

Lisa Pham

January 5, 2012

On December 2, 2011, the annual Action for Africa fashion show took place in the auditorium. “The fashion show was a lot different this year. Micah McClain really took an idea and executed it very creatively,” Vice President...