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The Theater crew wrap up their final rehearsal for the “25’th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee”.
Let Me Spell It Out For You
Amity Ianiri, Staff Reporter • December 2, 2022

The FHC Spotlight Players have wrapped up their final showing of “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.” The musical comedy was performed on three separate occasions...

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Holding his mallets at the read and focused position, senior Michael Harris stands ready to play in fifth hour Jazz Band. The members of this class meet with professional musician Matt McKeever a couple of times per month to help improve their musicianship and encourage them to take on more difficult  piece of music.
Pro Provides New Perspective
Matthew Rupp, Staff Reporter • November 1, 2022

On every other Wednesday, Mr. Matt McKeever leads the rhythm section through a basic B flat blues progression as he plays a jazzy saxophone solo over top of it. FHC’s jazz...

Eddy Fawcett and Dominic Debro read together in their creative writing class.
Playing Musical Chairs
October 20, 2022
Mr. Andy Messerli and his students work together to comprehend the complexeties of music theory. This class has faced many changes over the years, going from Central’s smallest class, to it’s largest.
Finding the Tempo
October 19, 2022
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Student is overwhelmed by the applications in front of them.
Aligning The Lineup
Anabel Gundersen, Staff Reporter • November 30, 2022

When you begin high school, college seems so far away. Many ignore the thought of college until their senior year, not putting any thought into their plans after high school....

NHS members learn more about the general layout of the school year.
Progress in NHS
November 28, 2022
Waiting in a donation chair in the large gym, Molly McGraw donates blood for ImpactLife blood drive.
Desirable Donations
November 16, 2022
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As they talk during 4A lunch on Sept. 19, seniors Kyly Jacobs and Sydney Lamb enjoy their lunch in the Learning Commons. Prior to the Covid-19 pandemic, students were allowed to choose where they ate on a day-to-day basis; with the pandemic waning, that freedom has returned to students in the LC and the cafeteria
Open Seating Returns
Reilly Scobey, Assignments Editor • October 17, 2022

 Walking into school this year, students didn’t really know what to expect. Would everything go back to “normal”, or would there still...

Ezra Bailey, is running to the finish line.
Setting the Pace
Analiesa Hollowood, Staff Reporter • November 16, 2022

Another historic year is in the books for the girl’s cross country team. After making state for the second year in a row, with the team placing 11th and Reese McDevitt placing...

Nick Ortinau prepares to throw the football.
Dipping Into the End Zone
November 14, 2022
Andy Morelock flies out of the water.
State-Bound Swimmers
November 11, 2022
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Students watch a movie on the projector in class.
Quality Or Not, You'll Still Go See It
Nolan Haberstroh, Staff Reporter • November 7, 2022

Every year there are hundreds of movies, games, and TV shows produced and released, and it just so happens that most of them are awful. It’s a fact of life that will likely...

Students and staff pose for the camera, showcasing their school spirit.
The Spirit Of Finals
October 21, 2022
Lizy Lopez uses her lunch time to catch up on assignments.
Drowning in Deadlines
October 21, 2022
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Caroline Tarleton
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Caroline Tarleton is a senior and a first year Staff Photographer. This year she is a Drum Major for the Spartan Regiment and also apart of the National Art Honor Society and French Honor Society. This...


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