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  • Making A Difference
    Features, School News

    Making A Difference

    Tia Gunderson

    January 4, 2017

    Michael Krofta the Oconomowoc High School band director will be representing the state of Wisconsin in the ¨School Band and Orchestra Magazines¨ 19th edition of, ¨50 Directors who make a difference.¨ The magazine is featuring the best music educators from all 50 states. Krofta gives a statement saying, ¨My contribution to the High School is my consistency, I have been he... READ MORE »»

  • The Best Part Of The Year Can Be The Most Unhealthy
    News, School News, U.S. News

    The Best Part Of The Year Can Be The Most Unhealthy

    Sarah Jacobson

    January 3, 2017

    Holiday smells fill the air as families sit around their tables consuming loads of food. Everyone's plate full, even though they should be full after the first plate. Many go for seconds, and no one can forget the dessert. The holidays are the time for many to be at home with their families and eat tons of food, as they say their thanks, and are getting ready to open prese... READ MORE »»

  • Top 10 Must-Watch Unique Christmas Movies
    Entertainment, News, School News, U.S. News

    Top 10 Must-Watch Unique Christmas Movies

    Kara Dunton

    January 3, 2017

    Every year it is a tradition to watch our most favorite Christmas movies to get in the holiday spirit. However with watching the same movies, we also forget that there are still many great movies out there unwatched. Below is a list of 10 movies recommended by the students of Oconomowoc High School that they loved watching during Christmas time, that you possibly may have not ... READ MORE »»

  • Inside Sindberg’s Studio
    Features, School News

    Inside Sindberg’s Studio

    Dani Montoya

    December 16, 2016

    Dee Sindberg is the only women in the whole PE department, with an energetic, fun, and loving personality, she became one of our favorites teachers here in Oconomowoc High School. With a degree in Physical Education, a minor in Specially Designed Physical Education and a master in Specially Designed Physical Education, Mrs. Sindberg has been working for 29 years. She s... READ MORE »»

  • Trumped Up
    Editorials, Features

    Trumped Up

    Editorial Board

    November 8, 2016

    The following article has opinions based off of the Cooney Crier's editorial board, opinions shown in this article are not the beliefs of all journalism members. OHS students and staff do not take part in any of the statements made in this article. Donald Trump, chairman and CEO of The Trump Organization, is the Republican presidential nominee for the upcoming election. D... READ MORE »»

Agree To Succeed

Grace Saxe

Are you wondering things like, when do I have to turn in my senior pictures by? Or how do I even start applying for college..?  That's what a fellow student at your school wonders too. If you are a girl that is struggling with questions like these, you're not alone! And Oconomowoc High School has the...  Read More »

Jan 4 • No Comments

Week 5: Sydney Dawson

Week 5: Sydney Dawson

Kami Berlin

We asked and you voted this week's winner of the “Athlete of the week” poll is Sydney Dawson! Sydney is a 17 year old senior who skis for the varsity ski racing team here at OHS. Sydney has been skiing since she was four years old, and started racing only five years ago. Skiing, has always been a ...  Read More »

Dec 19 • No Comments

Tips for First Time Winter Drivers

Tips for First Time Winter Drivers

Eli Loppnow

Driving for the first time brings a lot of anxiety to not only the student, but also the parents who are in the passenger seat. Most of the students will say, “Mom, I’m fine! I’ve had my temps 5 months!” But does the story change when winter weather is in play? The most prevalent piece of information that...  Read More »

Dec 16 • No Comments

Artist Spotlight: Chance the Rapper

Artist Spotlight: Chance the Rapper

Kierra Frazier

2016 has without a doubt, been the biggest year for Chicago native, Chance the Rapper. With recent news of being nominated for seven grammys in 2017 not to mention it’s his first year eligible to qualify for the award show. Late last summer the rapper even managed to sell out the White Sox's Cellul...  Read More »

Dec 16 • No Comments

Athlete of the Week

Week 5: Sydney Dawson

Week 5: Sydney Dawson

Kami Berlin

We asked and you voted this week's winner of the “Athlete of the week” poll is Sydney Dawson! Sydney is a 17 year old senior who skis for the varsity ski racing team her...  Read More »

December 19, 2016 • 0 comments

Week 4: Danielle Valley

December 13, 2016

Week 3: Tayler Alden

November 1, 2016

Week 2: Adam Dziatkiewicz

October 24, 2016

Monthly Netflix Shows

Orange Is The New Black

Orange Is The New Black

Sarah Jacobson

Orange Is the New Black is a thrilling series based on Piper Kerman’s Memoir Orange is the new Black: My Year in Women’s Prison. About her life going from having a go...  Read More »

October 20, 2016 • 0 comments

Club of the Week

Week 3: DECA

Week 3: DECA

Alexis Craft

In just a few short days DECA will be taking about 80 Oconomowoc high school students and boarding a school bus to drive out to Townsend Street school in Milwaukee, where they...  Read More »

December 14, 2016 • 0 comments

Week 2:Rho Kappa

November 1, 2016

Week 1: FBLA

October 19, 2016

Be Responsible, Be Respectful, Be Extraordinary
Be Responsible, Be Respectful, Be Extraordinary