Performance drugs have serious risks

Caedon Berkenmeier, Sports Editor

March 11, 2020

by Caedon Berkenmeier    Some athletes fall victim to drug abuse in athletics due to their drive to out-compete and be the greatest. Little do they know, that these powerful drugs will grant them horrible health issues. They...

Weight lifting has many benefits

Caedon Berkenmeier, Sports Editor

January 13, 2020

One important factor in athletics that can be overlooked at times is weight lifting.    Spending quality time in the weight room can be very beneficial to students who participate in sports.    To be the best athlete, a stu...

Newsies evaluate teacher evaluations

Zach Garner, News Editor

January 10, 2020

   When teachers are evaluated, principals come into their classes three or more times. We feel there should be more to this process, and students should have a say.    Many times for kids, it is hard to say something in person...

2019 coming to close: Seven events to remember

Zach Garner, News Editor

November 26, 2019

  I know it’s only the first week of December, but this year is coming to a close and the Cat Track’s staff wanted to take a look back on the memorable happenings.    We have had some huge events come up in the past year, like the b...

Staffer boasts about her many exceptional amigos

Delani Nichols, Ad Manager

November 26, 2019

Everyone has an ability of their own, whether it is hidden or out in the open, but it just so happens I have gained the friendship of the most talented people in the world.    I would like to start with my beautiful best friend, Kameron Alexis...

Divorce has pros, cons

Caedon Berkenmeier, Sports Editor

November 26, 2019

Growing up in a split family is an experience in which only the individual involved will ever know what it is truly like.    Having one’s parents get divorced comes with lots of disadvantages. These really affect the lif...

Student athletes must consider all sides of scholarships

AJ Lank, Editorial Editor

November 26, 2019

When it comes to the topic of college, most students do not even know where to begin, especially when it comes to how to pay for it.    While there are several different options to help pay, such as FASFA or other grants, ...

School needs Gaming Club

Brylee huber, News Editor

October 15, 2019

Burlington High School has many activities, but a lot of people are still under-represented. What this school really needs is a gaming club.    People are labeled as losers if they spend their time playing games instead of ha...

Staffer experiences loss

Mckinley Anderson, Sports Editorial

October 15, 2019

Not many people have been through what I have. My dad hasn’t been here for one year, three months, and 14 days. Yes, I count every painstaking day.    Hopefully no one will have to go through the torture of losing a parent, but I just ...

Veteran shares benefits of class

Abby Finlayson, Ad Manager

May 13, 2019

by Abby Finlayson    Freshman year, I got a note that said I was referred to journalism. Honestly, I did not even know what the class was. I had never read one of the newspapers before then.    While enrolling myself, I...

Staffer writes sensitive poem

AJ Lank, Sports Editor

May 13, 2019

I am Suicide.   I don’t think they really understood; everything about me didn’t make sense. I didn’t have my life all figured out like the other kids, but that was OK. At least I thought it was.    There was much con...

Senior bids farewell

Daniel Gifford, Editor-in-Cheif

May 13, 2019

To Whom It May Concern,   By the time you read this, I will have already left you. Never fear, for I won’t be far. Nor will those others you call seniors. However, we will shortly depart into the vast unknowns of the future and l...