History of the Christmas Tree

  For most people, it is unthinkable to not have a Christmas tree with ornaments and presents under it when celebrating Christmas. Like many Christmas traditions, the origin of the Christmas tree can be traced back to pagan traditions. If not for Queen Victoria, decorated fir trees may have remained a custom that only a couple of Slavic and Germanic countries practiced. This is the … Continue reading History of the Christmas Tree

Staff Member-Tristan Manning

Tristan Manning is a 15 year old junior at Rockhurst High School and a member of the Prep News. Manning has two dogs. His favorite food is steak because of the flavors and the different types of steak. Manning is on the Rockhurst baseball team also. Manning is the youngest of 5 siblings. His favorite subject is English because he likes the discussions. Manning is … Continue reading Staff Member-Tristan Manning