Bella Brabazon Auditions for American Idol

Maxwell Timmer, Staff Writer, Advanced Journalism

September 15, 2019

Senior Bella Brabazon, a member of the Tritones and participant in the NDA musical, recently auditioned for American Idol. “I went last week to Detroit, Michigan, for an audition into American Idol,” explained Brabazon. ...

Happy Mother’s Day, Moms!

Mattea Vecera, Staff Writer, Advanced Journalism

May 12, 2019

(For Mother’s Day, I decided to write a poem as a tribute to mine and all of our mothers.)   Mom, I can’t begin to express how thankful I am for you No matter what I’m going through, I have you to hold my hand ...

Brabazon and Healy Win Vocal Scholarships at Jazz Festival

Adison Karbon, Staff Writer, Advanced Journalism

May 9, 2019

Ysabella Brabazon, a junior, and Marybeth Healy, a senior, each won a $500 scholarship to UW-Marathon. “On the day of the festival we skip school to head to UW Marathon County to watch vocal jazz groups from around the c...

Martzke’s Movie Suggestions When Weather Disappoints

Owen Martzke, Staff Writer, Advanced Journalism

April 24, 2019

So far this spring we have had some crazy weather days. Some days it has reached 70° with the sun shining and others it has been 32° and snowy. On days when the weather has been poor, I find it enjoyable to stay inside and en...

A Senior’s Playlist. . . Nostalgia, Transcendence, Memory, Goodbye

Elizabeth Bolin, Staff Writer, Advanced Journalism

April 24, 2019

Nothing in the world is more important to me than music. In my opinion, sharing music is one of the purest forms of connection that two people can make... there’s something about the poetry of lyrics mixed with the heartbeat...

Anyone Want to Play Dungeons and Dragons?

Hailey Swonger, Staff Writer, Advanced Journalism

April 24, 2019

Among the plethora of extracurriculars available to students at NDA is the (Unofficial) Dungeons and Dragons league. The league has only recently been started and already has seven regular members. “I think it’s really fu...

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