The Student Newspaper of Bingham High School

The Prospector

The Student Newspaper of Bingham High School

The Prospector

The Student Newspaper of Bingham High School

The Prospector

Students Become Christmas Elves Through Sub for Santa

Students Become Christmas Elves Through Sub for Santa

Syd Alexander, Social Media Manager December 15, 2021

You wake up Christmas morning not expecting presents, but under your tree, you see Santa came, or maybe just his local elves. Bingham High School’s Sub for Santa program has inspired these Christmas...

Satellite image of the Ever Given blocking the Suez Canal

The What and Why of Supply Chain Issues

Aaron McCoy, Proofreader December 1, 2021

Shelves are emptying, people are panic buying, and holiday gifts are harder to get than ever. These issues are caused by a variety of factors tied to the global supply chain. First, there are shortages...

Photo by Sarah Storm

Lunch Line Madness

Sarah Storm, Minertorial Editor November 4, 2021

You only have 35 minutes to get your food, eat it, and finish that math assignment due next period. You wait in the seemingly never-ending line. In the end, you get five minutes to throw a couple of bites...

Ramin Hameedi’s mother and sister at a Taliban checkpoint on the road to the airport. In the top right corner, a Taliban member is visible.

Taliban Takeover of Afghanistan

Sophia Warnas, Editor and Chief October 14, 2021

Afghanistan and The United States: 7,410 miles separate these nations, yet they are undeniably intertwined. Beginning in May 2021, The United States ended its direct presence in Afghanistan after 20...

A group of students work in a classroom with their faces covered. While this was common in 2020, it is no longer a school requirement.

Miners’ Masks Disappear as District Shifts COVID Policies

Grace Colvin, Staff Writer October 14, 2021

Blue cotton face masks. Desks spaced 6 feet apart. Gallons of hand sanitizer. The 2020-2021 school year made history. Students who made it through the year remember mask mandates, contact tracing,...

An inclusion poster made to support the Life Skills class.

Life Skills Class Continues at Bingham

Kylee Page, Staff Writer May 12, 2021

As we all know Bingham High School has decided to drop their life skills class for individuals with disabilities. WRONG! After they announced that the class was going to be dropped and that all the students...

Bingham’s End of Year Traditions

Alyssa Anderson, Staff Writer May 12, 2021

Since Bingham’s first senior class of 15 people in 1908 to its current senior class of 788 people, traditions have held great significance. Traditions that many students look forward to the most are...

Zoom, the video chatting platform that has seemed to take over communication throughout Covid.

Life Forever Changed by COVID-19

Brinlee Eller, News Editor May 12, 2021

Becoming so notorious that we are almost reluctant to even repeat its name,  COVID-19 has been a constant topic of discussion ever since it hit foreign shores from its origin. News media has been covering...

Hope Squad members

Hope at Bingham

Kylee Page, Staff writer March 24, 2021

We all know about how hard life has been for people recently. How much things have changed, and the change is only adding to the stress everyone is feeling. Suicide rates have been on the rise for years,...

COVID-19 Vaccine Side Effects

Caitlin Hicks, Opinion Editor March 24, 2021

As of March 13, Utah has hit a 1 million milestone for the amount of COVID-19 vaccines that have been administered to its population, the Salt Lake Tribune reported. Talks of a vaccine have been circling...

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