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False alarm prompts evacuation after school

Stella Turner, Editor-in-Chief October 4, 2022

This story is still developing, and is being updated as more information is made available. On the evening of Tuesday, Oct. 4 around 5:30 p.m., the Meridian High School and Mary Ellen Henderson Middle...

Senior Yasin Shams heads towards the goal with the ball.

Scenes from the boys’ soccer regional quarter finals

Eva Williams and Audrey Morrison May 27, 2022

The Mustangs will play Brentsville at home on Tuesday, May 31 at 7pm for the region semi final game. More scenes from the game can be found here. 

A picture of a Chick-Fil-A restaurant.

No way to Chick-Fil-A

Catherine Norton, Staff Reporter May 19, 2022

The Mustang Athletic Boosters Association (ABA) sells Chick-Fil-A sandwiches at the concession stand during various sporting events throughout the year to raise money for their activities. These efforts...

Junior Oliver Frandano gets ready to pass across the midfield. (Photo by Shaz Rajabova and Anastasia Piontkivska)

Meridian boys soccer returns from Tennessee as Smoky Mountain Cup champions

Clara Kasik, Managing Editor March 31, 2022

This past weekend, Meridian Boys Soccer, defending state champions, traveled to Tennessee to compete in the annual Smoky Mountain Cup. This Thursday through Sunday tournament was filled with many...

student section cheers

Cool the heat and stop the heckling

AJ Strang, Staff Reporter March 11, 2022

With Meridian girls basketball concluding their season last night, I have tried to attend as many games as possible. And the energy in the stands at these blowouts almost matches the dynamic play on...

ball in the hoop

Mustangs crush New Kent in state quarterfinals

Eva Williams, Editor-in-Chief March 7, 2022

The Meridian girls basketball season has surpassed the five-month mark but shows no sign of burnout, crushing New Kent on Friday night, 75-33.  The student section was packed with students donned in...

Truman Lapp introduces Lasso Olympics.

The Lasso Winter Olympics

Last week, members of the Lasso staff competed in our publication's first ever Winter Olympics. Watch this video to see what happened:

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