OUR VIEW: The Billboards are a Smart Decision

OUR VIEW: The Billboards are a Smart Decision

OUR VIEW: Money received from the billboards outweighs any consequences $40,000 would buy over 8,000 daily planners for the high school. It would buy new art supplies for each school in the district. $40,000 would buy a lot and benefit every student in the community. This is the proposed amount Dexter Community Schools would receive from Adams Outdoors for two on-campus electronic billboards. $40,000 for the schools well outweighs the negatives that accompany the proposed billboards. Adams Outdoors wants to place two electronic billboards on DCS property: one on Baker…

Our View: Snow Days

Our View: Snow Days

Snow day determinations should consider new drivers, not just professional bus drivers By Caden Koenig Every year, students who attend Dexter Community Schools are awarded with five free snow days.  If the school district awards us more than five snow days, then any snow days, or cold days, over the five day regulation leads to extra days slapped on at the end of the year. This means if the district has six snow days, then one extra day would be sent to June to make up for that missed day. …

“Finstas” Necessary or No?

“Finstas” Necessary or No?

OUR VIEW: Fake Instagram Accounts Aren’t neccessary, but still worthwhile For those who do not know or did not see, an article regarding posting on social media was published in the Squall. This article referenced how posting two times a day isn’t ideal for an instagram account. Enter the finsta. Some students already know what these “finstas” are, but for those who don’t know, it is a compound word that, when separated, means fake instagram. This new phenomenon has swept many of the normal, daily instagram users. These daily users…