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Trey Hallman ‘takes a stand’ on athletics and academics

Trey Hallman, Special to the Dodger

December 8, 2010

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Dear Editor of the Dodger: Everyone always remembers the big game, the big play, and most of all the player who made it all happen.  Some say that athletics are becoming too important to our society and I am definite...

Metissa Hampton ‘takes a stand’ on new Italian restaurant

Metissa Hampton, Special to the Dodger

December 8, 2010

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Dear Editor of the Dodger: I heard we had an Italian Restaurant in town, also. So much. like many others in the surrounding areas, I decided to check it out on one of my ever-so-famous, “best friend dates.” Now, I’m not ...

Alivia Owens ‘takes a stand’ on athletics and academics

Alivia Owens, Special to the Dodger

December 8, 2010

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Dear Editor of the Dodger: Reading the article called “Are athletics taking precedence over everything else?” really triggered my own structure of opinion. Being an athlete myself, I understand the importance of school ...

Miriam Terrazas ‘takes a stand’ on athletics and academics

December 8, 2010

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Dear Editor of the Dodger: “Are athletics taking precedence over everything else?” If you really sit down and think about it, they are. When have you seen that in a pep assembly they recognize students for their art or...

Alysia Garvalena ‘takes a stand’ on scholastic journalism

Alysia Garvalena, Special to the Dodger

December 8, 2010

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Dear Editor of the Dodger: My name is Alysia Garvalena and I am a junior at Dodge City High School. I have been taking journalism for almost three years at the high school and am a first year yearbook student. I was reading...

Aaron Stapleton ‘takes a stand’ on Hawker Beechcraft

Aaron Stapleton, Special to the Dodger

December 8, 2010

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Dear Editor of the Dodger: The fate of Hawker Beechcraft in Wichita, Kan., is still being doubted by officials of the company. Hawker Beechcraft is not building as much aircraft as they previously have and they are not mak...

Rene Delgado ‘takes a stand’ on mental illness and the justice system

Rene Delgado, Special to the Dodger

November 30, 2010

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Editors' Note:  The following letter to the editor contains words and phrases that are graphic in nature and that may cause uncomfort to some readers. Dear Editor of the Dodger: On Nov. 28, 2009, Andrew Conley strangled ...

Austin Tiemeyer ‘takes a stand’ on athletics and academics

Austin Tiemeyer, Special to the Dodger

November 30, 2010

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Dear Editor of the Dodger: My letter is over an article in the Dodger titled, “Are athletics taking precedence over everything else?”  I agree with a lot of things the article addressed, but some of the things the artic...

Liliana Gonzalez ‘takes a stand’ on abortion

Liliana Gonzalez, Special to the Dodger

November 30, 2010

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Dear Editor of the Dodger: Where would you stand in an abortion case? Would you support that innocent babies die every day just because of their mothers’ bad decisions? Well, according to The Wichita Eagle, a case against an abor...

Grace Royle ‘takes a stand’ on educational goals

Grace Royle, Special to the Dodger

November 30, 2010

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Dear Editor of the Dodger: Every single student’s skin crawls when they hear the words "state test" or when their teachers give them a lecture of how important it is to do well on the state test.  Students aren’t seen as...

Brenna Briggs ‘takes a stand’ on community service

Brenna Briggs, Special to the Dodger

November 30, 2010

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Dear Editor of the Dodger:  The article I recently read online titled, "Community Service: 'a special gift' to those who change an area for the better", really sparked my attention and inspired me to want to go out and do ...

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