$12 million override fails

By Denebola | Published: May 2008
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Denebola wins NESPA award

By Denebola | Published: May 2008
At the annual conference of the New England Scholastic Press Association, Denebola won the All New England first place award for Class I (1000+ students) schools. In addition, advisor George Abbott White was honored with the prestigious Robert Barom award for his work with the Red Eye Gazette (see projects).

Mock Trial wins state championship

By Denebola | Published: March 2008
On March 28, South's Mock Trial team won the Massachusetts Mock Trial Championship sponsored by the Mass Bar Association, against Pioneer Valley Performing Arts Charter School. Under the leadership of coaches Brian Hammel and Elliot Loew, students acted the parts of lawyers and witnesses. Actual judges scored their performance based on a number of factors.

Mar 13: Denebola takes Suffok University prize

By Denebola | Published: March 2008
Denebola is the winner of the 2008 Massachusetts Press Association's Award for General Excellence, as well as the first place winner of the Award for Excellence in News Writing and Third Runner Up for Excellence in Sports Writing.

Mar 16: MCAS schedule now online

By Denebola | Published: February 2008
Click here for information on the schedule for March 25-27.

Feb 16: New editors appointed

By Denebola | Published: February 2008
Denebola's outgoing senior editors, Olivia DaDalt and Alexander Schneider, have appointed the new senior editors of volume 48.

Feb 15: President’s day vacation begins

By Denebola | Published: February 2008

Secret Cameras Story

By Admin | Published: December 2007
On December 19, 2007, Denebola reported about secret security cameras that were installed at Newton South High School. This story, which was held for a month to obtain comment from Principal Brian Salzer, raised controversy and media attention.

About the Website

By Denebola | Published: September 2007
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