The Shakerite

Yet Another Season of Cat Litter and Sand

Kyra Hall, Raider Zone Editor

March 20, 2012

It will be another season wasted. I have been an athlete at the high school for three years, and come fall, it will be my last field hockey season. Unfortunately, I will never get to play on a Shaker turf field because the...

BOE Won’t Field Questions Until Next Spring

Kyra Hall, Raider Zone Editor

March 13, 2012

The wait for an artificial turf field and track just got longer. At its March 13 meeting, the Board of Education postponed any decision on new athletic facilities until the spring of 2013, citing new questions and the need...

Shaker Goes Green for Funding

Allie Harris, Campus and City Editor

February 27, 2012

The path to new athletic fields may be paved with light bulbs. The school district recently established a committee to assess repairs and improvements of school buildings, grounds and athletic fields. The Superintendent’s...

Mayor Leiken Isn’t Buying it

Kyra Hall and Ian Round, Raider Zone Editors

November 21, 2011

Shaker parents Lee Weingart and Doug Neary proposed a plan to finance two turf fields and a new track to City Council at City Hall Oct. 24, but Mayor Earl Leiken isn’t buying. The proposal suggested the school district and...

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