Members of the community, students of Crete Public Schools and public officials lined the snow and ice-covered sidewalks for seven blocks for one reason on Monday - to pass two books from one building to another. 

Over 200 high school singers gathered from across Nebraska and Iowa to form the 2020 Doane Vocal Festival Chorus and performed on the Heckman Auditorium stage on Jan. 6.  


Doane’s dance team hopes to build off of its National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics National Championship qualification last year.

Life & Culture

Junior Teresa Goodwater will be interning in Orlando, Florida this semester. She accepted a Disney College Program, D.C.P., Internship.

The start of a new year represents different things for people, such as a fresh start or a new beginning. Often times, people use the new year as a way to make resolutions and goals for the 12 months ahead, Doane students and staff included.

In a time where digital media is a part of our everyday lives, people have a plethora of options for entertainment at their fingertips. One of the more common options is podcasts.


The change in the legal age to purchase tobacco products in the name of health is misguided. If we want young people to quit smoking, we should be lowering the age to purchase nicotine products that help smokers quit, such as nicotine gum or patches.

As an art student, I am so proud to see fellow classmates getting the recognition they deserve for the time and effort they put into their artwork.