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The Anchor

The Anchor

An infographic meant to display the dilemma students face when deciding about college.
The College Dilemma
Alyssa Durkin, Reporter • April 1, 2022
Photo of interim super intendent Joe Brown, a former Iowa senator
“It was an honor and a privilege to be the superintendent”
Isabelle Mooney, Reporter and Photo Editor • February 24, 2022
A photo of a dog that belongs to a member of the Anchor staff.
Local Animal Rescues!
February 24, 2022
The collection of collected food drive items in the middle school cafeteria.
CCA helping the community!!
February 24, 2022
digital drawing, meant to inform you on the truth about vaccines
Scarcity of Safety
January 31, 2022
Worth the wait
Worth the wait
January 12, 2022
Mr. Brack with his daughter Willow Brack.
Welcome Willow Brack
Holly Adams, Reporter • May 19, 2022

Kristen went into the hospital on April 27th,  Wednesday, in order to be induced. They were scheduled to go into the hospital at 7:45 the next...

A friend, a father, a legend
A friend, a father, a legend
Jaelynn Osborn, Reporter • May 19, 2022

Proof. Rap artist, and best friend to Rap God Eminem. Born with the name DeShaun Dupree Holton on October 2nd, 1973 in Detroit, Michigan. He...

Navigating war as a mother
Navigating war as a mother
Isabelle Moony, Reporter • May 19, 2022

Having a baby requires a lot. Hours of attention and enrichment, proper nutrition,  appropriate amounts of rest, and medical attention at times....

A photograph of former Iowa teacher and superintendent craig downing
Former Iowa Teacher and Superintendent Celebrates 100th birthday
Jaelynn Osborn, Reporter • May 19, 2022

Craig Downing, current resident of Oskaloosa Care Center, celebrated his 100th birthday on April 12th, 2022.  He lived in Cantil Iowa till...

An piece by Alyssa Durkin to show the unity felt by survivors of mass shootings.
gun control and alice drill
Alyssa Durkin, Reporter • May 19, 2022

One of things the United States of America is known for is how many of the people love their guns. With gun ownership rising among the population,...

Are mens emotions being overlooked?
Are men's emotions being overlooked?
Alyssa Durkin, Reporter • May 17, 2022

For generations, we have used words such as “macho”, “gallant”, and various other words to describe masculinity. The term “toxic masculinity”...

A digital drawing of a scale to show that the number that someone weighs is directly affecting their body image.
bod·y im·age. Noun
Alyssa Durkin, Reporter • February 24, 2022