The Student News Site of Eagle High School

The Stampede

The Stampede

The Stampede

Groundhog Day will be observed on Thursday, Feb. 2.

The origins of Groundhog Day are more interesting than one would think

Sydnee Seeley, Copy Editor January 31, 2023

According to tradition, if a groundhog emerges from its burrow on Feb. 2 and sees its shadow depending on the weather, it will retreat into its hole, predicting six more weeks of winter. If the weather...

Valentine’s Day history and traditions have been around for centuries. Everything from Valentines candy to Valentines décor has made this holiday all the more special.

The most romantic holiday has a very captivating history

Laura Ford, Media January 31, 2023

Valentine’s Day holds a special place in many people’s hearts. It’s the perfect day to celebrate love, romance and kind gestures. Whether one chooses to celebrate with friends, family or that special...

The Eagle High orchestra performed their Christmas concert in the auditorium.

Eagle High orchestra kicks off the new year with excitement

Valerie Chaves, Photographer January 10, 2023

The Eagle High orchestra has started this year wonderfully. There are many changes, new implementations and new techniques that the students are incorporating to expand their knowledge.  According...

The Boise Festival of Trees took place at the Grove Hotel.

Boise Festival of Trees lights up another year

Leah Barnes, Copy Editor November 28, 2022

Every year, the Treasure Valley welcomes the holiday season with the annual Boise Festival of Trees, an event put on by Saint Alphonsus. According to, “100% of net proceeds from...

Whether someone begins celebrating Christmas before or after Thanksgiving, the tree located at The Village at Meridian is sure to inspire some holiday spirit.

It is never too early to celebrate Christmas

Sydnee Seeley, Copy Editor November 28, 2022

Christmas is a holiday that brings joy to people around the world. For some, the Christmas spirit is so high they start celebrating the holiday months out from Dec. 25. The question is: how early is too...

2022 Christmas Playlist

2022 Christmas Playlist

Sydnee Seeley, Copy Editor November 28, 2022

Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year. One gets to see family and friends, shop, bake, look at Christmas lights and most importantly, listen to Christmas music. Here are some Christmas songs...

Before the sun starts to set, the Haunted World gets ready to give people the fright of their lives.

Halloween has a dark history

Chance VanNoy, Photographer October 26, 2022

The Festival of Samhain is the oldest form of Halloween; the Celtic holiday started nearly 2,000 years ago. Samhain was celebrated at the end of every harvest.  According to, “Halloween’s...

Labor Day 2022 was observed on Monday, Sept. 5.

Labor Day’s origins are unknown by many

Julia Denton, Reporter September 28, 2022

Most everyone knows that when Labor Day comes around, it means that school and work are off for the day, but many people don’t know why this day is celebrated each year.   First off, Labor Day is...

Load More Stories
Donate to The Stampede

Comments (0)

All The Stampede Picks Reader Picks Sort: Newest