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Yearbooks are selling fast
Brennan Leeds, Liam Barkwell, and Zavion Perry May 1, 2024

The yearbook that students in OTMS Productions have created is currently on sale for $25. Students have made an effort to include as many students...

Dodgeball Day set for May 23
Evin Cramer May 1, 2024

Dodgeball Day is a day where kids play dodgeball against the same grade teams in a tournament style all day. The location is the practice fields...

Kooper LeHotta plays Minecraft on his Chromebook.
E-sports class gives students a new elective choice
Levi Collins, Mijae Curtis, and Gio Mallott October 31, 2023

E-Sports is a new class and David Beggs is the teacher. E-Sports is organized competitive video gaming.  Beggs had been considering leaving...

Seventh and eighth grade girls tryout out for basketball after school on Oct. 30. The beginning of practice required a lot of leg work like lunges and sprints.
Players show excitement for start of winter sports
Emma Edwards, Writer • October 31, 2023

Wrestling’s first practice will took place on Monday, Oct. 23. Basketball tryouts will began Monday, Oct. 30.  Coach Brandon Wackerman...

Jameson Lehane (8) heads toward the finish line in the cross-country meet at Grain Valley.
Cross country kicks off their first week of meets
Bri McRorey, Writer • October 6, 2023

On Tuesday, September 12 the cross country team had their first race at Stocksdale Park in Liberty. Avery Hallum and Issac Underwood led the...

Quarterback Clay Hopgood (7) escapes the Pioneer Ridge defenders to run the ball. The Falcons won 28-0.
Football begins their season
Levi Collins and Emma Sloan October 6, 2023

The football team kicked off their season with a mix of wins and losses.  Samuel Bennett is the head coach for the football team. He says...

The 8th grade dance was held in the OTMS cafeteria. It was sponsored by Student Council.
Talent show, 8th grade dance pictures available
OTMS Productions staff May 25, 2023

The pictures from the talent show on the last day of school and 8th grade dance from May 12 are now available. Photos of the talent show were...

Honor Choir
KC Metro Middle School Choral Invitational selects students from Overtures class
Ryan Taylor, 3rd Hour OTMS Productions I • December 6, 2022

Reagan Mathews, Than Baker, Clare Brown, Jazmyn Moore, Ryan Taylor, Katie-Jo Miller, Dawson Lucas, Dalton Heman, Tyler King, Charlie Friedrich,...

8th grade band
8th grade band struggles as they prepare for first winter concert
Peyton Kleber, 5th hour OTMS Productions I • December 5, 2022

Currently, the eighth grade band is getting ready for their upcoming concert on Dec. 15 with some struggles. For the last 23 years Kimberly...

Emma: A Pop Musical by Eric Price. It is adapted from the novel by Jane Austen.
The JV Edition is adapted by Marc Tumminelli. The JV Edition was conceived and workshopped by Broadway Workshop in New York City the Fall of 2017.
Students work hard to prepare for the upcoming school musical
Jade Adams and Dominicque Ellis February 16, 2024

This year's musical, Emma! A Pop Musical JV stars Claire Brown and Charles Friedrich as the lead characters. Emma is a musical about a girl in...

Avatar movie poster
Review: Avatar-The Way Of Water
Olivia White, Staff, 5th hour OTMS Productions II • April 13, 2023

The Avatar is an American film written and produced by James Cameron. ‘Avatar; The Way of Water’ is a second continuing film after the first...

Ginny and Georgia poster
Review: Ginny and Georgia
Kylie Morgan, Staff, 5th hour OTMS Productions II • April 13, 2023

The cast of Ginny and Georgia started filming the show February 24 2021. They just came out with season 2 and now about to release season 3 you...