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New college counselor reassures seniors: ‘It’s going to be OK’

College counselor Mrs. Jackie Guy stays busy in her office

Miller Cranford, Feature Editor

September 9, 2020

She sits for hours at her desk each school day, replying to a plethora of emails and answering multiple phone calls.  But the frequency of her messages doesn't come close to the number of anxious seniors new college counselor, Mrs. Jackie Guy, deals with every day. Mrs. Jackie Guy grew up in M...

Time for Talent! Sign up for the Talent Show

Time for Talent! Sign up for the Talent Show

Anne Travis Evans and Anna Caroline Hutchinson

January 30, 2020

Do you want to see Elinor Fenimore or Paige Grey sing a song? Do you want to watch the senior girls dance? Or Adam Kacsoh present an original story? Do you have a special talent you’d like to share? On March 19th there will be an upper and middle school talent show where you can see your ...

‘It’s probably the funniest show ever written’

The ensemble cast of Young Frankenstein rehearses a song from the show.

Caris Weinberg and Matt Newberry

January 26, 2020

It's  Transylvania Mania! The Stratford Theatre Department is presenting its annual winter musical from February 22nd to 24th. This year's musical is “Young Frankenstein.” It is a musical adaptation based on the 1974 comedy film by director Mel Brooks. The musical differs from the movie, as musi...

Who’s with Who? Date wall for Sadie Hawkins Dance

Senior Holly Hint signs up for the date wall

Haley Ellison and Ashley Parel

January 24, 2020

Sadie Hawkins is a dance where the girls ask the boys. This year, Sadies will be held at the Sports Hall of Fame on February 1 from 8-10:30 pm. The theme this year will be Mardi Gras. The date walls will be taken down on Friday the 24th. Here is a list of the date walls so far. Seniors: Moll...



December 18, 2019

The Nutcracker is a Stratford tradition

The Nutcracker is a Stratford tradition

Clarke Jones and Annabeth Tarbutton

December 11, 2019

Everyone has seen Mr. Logan Bowlds’s everyday look, but have you ever seen him in a long, orange wig? Be prepared to laugh on Friday, December 13 as Stratford’s head of school dresses as Lady Ginger in The Grand Opera House’s Nutcracker performance.  Stratford dancers, including sophomore Carly...

The Gazebo 60 Project: What We’re Thankful For

The Gazebo 60 Project: What We're Thankful For

The Amazing Gazebo Staff

November 27, 2019

Hallmark Christmas movies? Pass the cheese

Hallmark Christmas movies? Pass the cheese

Miller Cranford, Co-Feature Editor

November 14, 2019

If you are among those who have an affinity for films with an always foreseeable plot direction, the Hallmark Channel is your calling. Being the mecca of cheesy Christmas movies, Hallmark has popularized some of their films. Beginning October 26, the network began showing its inventory of Christmas films...

What’s your favorite Halloween candy?

What's your favorite Halloween candy?

The Amazing Gazebo Staff

October 31, 2019

(Almost) everything you need to know about scholarships

Junior Shaw London reviews information about scholarships.

Sabina Ajjan and Annie Shih

October 25, 2019

As you reach the last years of high school, you might begin looking for college scholarships whether they are merit-based, need-based, or a combination of both.  But where do you turn for help? “This is not the kind of stuff you hear on TV,” said Mrs. Martha Eubanks, Stratford's director of c...

There’s a new Chef Josh in town

Chef Josh Roberts enjoys 'making people happy' in the Prentice Robinson Cafeteria

Helen Pope and Cate Eddlemon

October 8, 2019

Josh Nowell said he wanted to become a chef because he “wanted to do something where I could see people happy every day.” Stratford's new director of dining services said he enjoyed cooking for family and friends when he was younger. He loved how food could bring people together on holidays and...

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