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Gardner Edgerton students get the news to you.

The Blazer

Gardner Edgerton students get the news to you.

The Blazer


OPINION: The Importance of Water Quality and Quantity

OPINION: The Importance of Water Quality and Quantity

Rain Bleess, Reporter September 16, 2022

Whether you’re a human, animal, or lump of moss, you need water to live. Students have the privilege of having plenty of clean drinking water, while other students outside the district don’t have that...

Students in class at GEHS.

OPINION: Learning Should Stay Online

Isaac Peterson, Reporter April 18, 2022

COVID hit Kansas around March 7, 2020, and a little after it hit our schools and gave superintendents and administrators a big issue: How will we teach students? Online schooling was the best option at...

A graphic of someone suffering with body image issues due to diet and exercise culture.

OPINION: Diet and Exercise Culture Harms Teenagers

Amara Whited, Copy Editor April 17, 2022

The culture surrounding diets and exercises, especially in various P.E. classes, can be harmful to the mental and physical health of teenagers. The expectations of young girls and boys to stay young has...

Senior Wes Nixons crystals among different zodiac symbols.

Belief in Astrology Gains Popularity in Teen Culture

Olivia Steele and Cayla Peacher March 18, 2022

Recently, astrology has been on the rise in teenage culture as a way of finding one's own identity through spirituality and becoming more in touch with one’s self. Astrology consists of many different...

A drawing of a student bored in school, who also did not get enough sleep last night.

School Is Negatively Affecting Students’ Mental Health

Isaac Peterson, Reporter March 17, 2022

Some people like school and the opportunity it brings to learn and be challenged, but for some students, it gives a whole new meaning to stress and anxiety at home and at school.  “We got a puppy...

A drawing of The Breakfast Club (1985) official movie poster.

Top 18 Angsty Movies to Watch

Olivia Steele and Cayla Peacher March 11, 2022

Whether it be by applying to a college your parents told you not to apply to, deciding to single-handedly take down the patriarchy, or exercising the right to carpe diem, at times, all teenagers crave...

Senior Kaelin Platt and sophomore Rhiannon Folsom discussing where to move next on offense as the other team shoots a free throw.

The Difference in Treatment Between Boys’ and Girls’ Basketball

Lindsey Babcock January 28, 2022

Both girls' and boys' play basketball in the winter season, but players amongst both teams don’t think the girls are getting equal opportunities or student support. “I feel like when they put out...

The New Hall Pass System is Not a Solution

The New Hall Pass System is Not a Solution

Isaac Peterson, Reporter December 16, 2021

In the bathrooms here at GEHS, there has been an ongoing issue. First, it was vandalism, and now it involves loitering and a problem with the hall pass system. The bathrooms are filled with kids during...

Students of GEHS flooding the hallways on the way to lunch.

How to Fix Hallway Traffic in School

Isaac Peterson, Reporter December 8, 2021

As we return to normal life after COVID and remote learning, the arrows in the hallways have been a big part of the changes to the school put in place to limit the chances of getting COVID. The big part...

Pictures of Taylor Swifts Red CDs. such a girl boss.

Red (Taylor’s Version) Review

Olivia Steele November 14, 2021

Thursday night, Taylor Swift released the long-awaited re-recording of her fourth studio album, Red, now renamed to Red (Taylor’s Version). The album featured the original nineteen songs featured, as...

A picture of Twitter captured by a talented photographer chriscorneschi.

Barstool Twitter Accounts

Angela Ocanas, Features Editor November 9, 2021

The Barstool Twitter accounts should be unfollowed. Horrible things have been said and are being said consistently on these accounts. The anonymous people, hiding behind a screen ,post rude and heartless...

Cute cat posing with its cute little bow! Also, its Christmas!!!

OPINION: Living Creatures Are Not Gifts

Amara Whited, Copy Editor November 5, 2021

As the holidays approach, gift ideas swirl in the minds of nearly every parent, and plenty of students’ minds as well. While tempting to do, giving surprise gifts of animals and pets is a practice that...

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