[27 Apr 2015 | Comments Off on Rain Delays Weaken Gator Baseball | ]
Rain Delays Weaken Gator Baseball

By Baylee Goff/Gator Galaxy Staff
Nebraska’s weather is very unpredictable. It can go from 70 degrees and sunny to 30 degrees and snowing, all in 24 hours. And because of our bipolar weather, North Star’s spring sports have had a rocky start, especially baseball.
Some seasons start out two weeks after the first day of practice. But, there are always those unlucky seasons that take a toll from the wild weather of Nebraska. North Star’s baseball team’s season started out with that crappy weather. Having three to four weeks of practice without a …

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[5 May 2015 | Comments Off on The Difficulty of Forecasting Thunderstorms | ]
The Difficulty of Forecasting Thunderstorms

By: Kyler Johnson/Gator Galaxy Staff
People rely on forecasts for just about everything in life, like parties or camping trips. Weather is a very tricky thing and is constantly changing; as you’re reading this it is changing. Weather  never gets boring, because it is never the same. However, what happens when a beautiful forecast of 70 degrees and sunny doesn’t hold and it ends up storming? Most people say, “the weatherman lied,” but did the weatherman really lie?
Well, no. Weather forecasting is the process of using science and technology to predict …

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[27 Apr 2015 | Comments Off on Rain Delays Weaken Gator Baseball | ]
Rain Delays Weaken Gator Baseball

By Baylee Goff/Gator Galaxy Staff
Nebraska’s weather is very unpredictable. It can go from 70 degrees and sunny to 30 degrees and snowing, all in 24 hours. And because of our bipolar weather, North Star’s spring sports have had a rocky start, especially baseball.
Some seasons start out two weeks after the first day of practice. But, there are always those unlucky seasons that take a toll from the wild weather of Nebraska. North Star’s baseball team’s season started out with that crappy weather. Having three to four weeks of practice without a …

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[6 May 2014 | Comments Off on Preparing for Prom | ]

By Heather Schlegel /Gator Galaxy Staff
Prom is a day that juniors and seniors start preparing for months before you can even buy a ticket. It’s a day that girls obsess over. Hundreds of dollars are spent on dresses, dinner, and limos. It’s one of the most memorable nights as a high school student. Getting ready for prom can be very stressful for the students who attend, but the processes for boys and girls to get ready are completely different.
The closer it gets to prom the more stressed girls get. They …

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[6 May 2014 | Comments Off on LB879 Guns in schools | ]

By Alex Higgins/ Gator Galaxy Staff
Teachers carrying guns is becoming a more common sight in the United States due to an increase in school shootings. More than a third of states already allow concealed carry for adults on school grounds.
Nebraska teachers might soon have the option to carry weapons to protect students if Legislative Bill 879, proposed by Sen. Mark Christensen, passes the Nebraska Legislature. At North Star, the majority of students and teachers polled opposed the idea of teachers with weapons.
Fine arts teacher, theater director, and mother of a …

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[6 May 2014 | Comments Off on Youth Job Fair at The Bay | ]
Youth Job Fair at The Bay

The Bay, 2005 Y St., will be holding a youth job fair on Wednesday, May 7 from 5-7 p.m.  Attendees need to enter through the west side of the building.
Over 10 Lincoln businesses will be accepting applications for employment.  There will also be resume assistance, free clothing distribution, assistance opening a checking or savings account, as well as additional resources for GED and financial aid for college.
The Bay is a skatepark, but organizers also want it to be a place where Lincoln kids can go to pursue their passions and …