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The Leaf

A man stands near the remains of a bus after three suicide bombings by ISIS near Damascus. Syria. Thesr acts of terror occurred on Sun. Jan, 31, 2016 as the Islamic State’s protest to not being allowed to attend a peace meeting in Geneva, Switzerland to discuss the end of the Syrian civil war. 45 people were killed in the assault, and 100 more were hurt.

Disrupting peace

February 22, 2016

The chocolate cake, with the message “Be Mine” on it, combined with the bouquet of roses is one popular common tradition among couples on Valentine’s Day. However, some prefer to be more original and present their lovers with more weird but thought provoking gifts, such as a cheeseburger hat and edible underwear. Some countries also practice interesting Valentine’s traditions, such as presenting your Valentine with an intricately carved wooden spoon in Wales, or having “Black Day” on Apr. 14 for single people in South Korea.

Cupid going wacky

February 12, 2016

This is the schedule for Spirit Week for Sycamore students and staff. The event will last from Tuesday, Jan. 18, to Friday, Jan. 22. Originally, a Pep Rally was planned at the end of the week, but was postponed until Feb. 19 to promote Fashion for the Cure and its charity of choice: The Dragonfly Foundation. Fashion for the Cure will be on Fri. Feb. 26 at 7:00 PM.

No end to morale moments

January 20, 2016

Police evacuate a high school that received a threat of an explosive placed in the building waiting to be detonated. School districts throughout the state of Ohio have been obtaining similar messages lately, forcing administators to vacate their communities. So far, no detonators have been found.

Blast of terror

December 17, 2015

A member of the Egyptian army stands watch at the site of where a Russian jet exploded while ambulances carry away the corpses of the victims. On Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015 an airliner was blown up over the Sinai Peninsula. ISIS has claimed responsibility for the blast.

Bomb blast

November 20, 2015

2015 Fall Sports Awards

Lauren Kurtzer and David Wertheim

November 12, 2015

Greater Miami Conference Cross Country Girls Senior Oliva Anaple-Second Team Junior Allison Kossen-Second Team Sophomore Jodie Lawson-Second Team Boys Cross Country John Benham-Coach of the Year Senior Kyria Graves-First Team...

Gallery: falling to state

Lauren Kurtzer, associate editor

October 26, 2015

The student voice of Sycamore High School in Cincinnati, Ohio