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November 22, 2011

By Maddie Conway Editor-In-Chief The story: An Illinois man called 911 five times in a row earlier this week because of a very serious emergency — or, well, what he considered very serious, at least: His iPhone stopped working. When asked by the 911 operator if he had an emergency, the man replied, "Yes, I ...

Wacky News

October 27, 2011

By Maddie Conway Editor-In-Chief Reunited and it feels so good: A man from Missouri didn't think he would ever see his red 1969 Chevy Camaro again when it was stolen, but after coming across the car for sale online just recently, he and his beloved car have been reunited — a whole 16 years later. T...

Remembering September 11th

September 11, 2011

On the 10th aniversary of September 11th,  the world remembers the heroes, victims, and survivors of that day. Two Prospector staff memembers recall what the were doing on September 11th, 2001, where it has brought them, and how they look back in rememberance 10 years later. Americans Remember By Maddi...

New grade book, student e-mail systems introduced

August 30, 2011

By Maddie Conway Editor- in- Chief This time last year, students and their parents could check their grades  through mygradebook.com with a password provided by their English  teachers. According to Academic Technology Coordinator Frank Novak,  however, MyGradeBook recently announced that it's go...

A trip to see Lee

May 28, 2010

  By Maddie Conway and Emmy Lindfors Executive News Editor and Executive In-Depth Editor "We know you!" two women gushed after spotting the then "American Idol" contestant and former Prospect student Lee DeWyze outside of a sushi restaurant in Los Angeles."You're on 'American Idol!'" DeWyze laughed and introduced himself to the two fans, who then turned to h...

Lee DeWyze's homecoming 'up in the air'

May 7, 2010

By Maddie Conway and Emmy Lindfors Executive News Editor and Executive In-Depth Editor With the announcement that former Prospect student Lee DeWyze has made the Top 4 contestants on "American Idol," rumors have circulated regarding his potential visit to Mt. Prospect that comes with making th...

Live 'Idol' chat tonight!

May 4, 2010

Ever watched an "American Idol" performance and not agreed with what the judges said? Ever want to scream at the TV in frustration when your favorite contestant is criticized or your least favorite praised? Well, now there's a way to have your voice be heard -- live! With Prospect's own Lee DeWyze n...

'American Idol': Top 7

April 20, 2010

We tuned in Tuesday night to see the Top seven perform inspirational songs with one of the greatest artists out there, Alicia Keys. Here's what we found... Casey, "Don't Stop Believin' About Tomorrow" Emmy: Hey, what do you know Casey is with his guitar once again. Shocker. Obviously Casey is doing ...

'American Idol': Top 9 (Take Two: Elvis Night)

April 15, 2010

We tuned in on Tuesday night to hear both the contestants try out the music from one of the 20th century's most famous musicians -- the one and only Elvis Presley himself -- and advice from one of "Idol"'s most famous contestants -- the one and only Adam Lambert. And here's what we've found... Overall M: Can I just say that Adam was ...

'American Idol': Top 9 (Take One: Beatles Night)

April 15, 2010

We tuned in on Tuesday night to hear the Top 9 Idols try their best at the Lennon-McCartney songbook, both excited and a little nervous. And here's what we found... Aaron, "The Long and Winding Road" M: Well, Yoda, you may not look very green to me — and certainly not like my attempting drawing of t...

'American Idol': Top 12 Results

March 21, 2010

We tuned in on Wednesday night, both eagerly anticipating a past winner's performance and nervously anticipating the current Top 12's first experience with the bottom three. And here's what we found.... Emmy's take on the results show: After last night there are some obiovus people who are staying and the...

'American Idol' Top 12: Week 1

March 17, 2010

When we tuned in on Tuesday night to see what we'd been waiting for since the first auditions: the Top 12, where the games really begin. And here's what we found... Big Mike, "I Kiss You" Maddie: Big Mike had an excellent vocal to break in the new stage, as per usual. The big guy does have a bi...

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