Senior Whitney Klein laughs along with friends in her graduation gown. Taken on her last day of high school, the image contains an array of emotions.

Dear Seniors

Whitney Klein, Social Media editor December 21, 2018

Piles of homework. Grades dropping lower in the alphabet. The end of the semester looms near. Final reviews stacking up. They say you learned this, but you have no idea. The days lull together, sleep lessens....

Too much energy

Too much energy

Whitney Klein, Social Media editor December 16, 2018

Early morning battle

Early morning battle

Craig Eddy, Entertain editor December 7, 2018

The latest comic by Craig Eddy. It shows most students' struggle when attempting to get up in the morning for school. Only one question: Will they win the war or will the idea of a warm bed and full rest...

Student lot struggle

Student lot struggle

Craig Eddy, Entertain editor November 9, 2018

Every day, following the last bell, students tear from their classrooms towards the student parking lot. With no regard for others, they take down anyone in their path. Beware the student driver, for you...

Smoked out

Smoked out

Whitney Klein, Social Media Editor November 6, 2018

Juuls are the latest “cool” thing with today’s youth. They’re small, easy to conceal, could almost be mistaken for flash drives, and they get you a “nic buzz” fast. But what...

On Board with brownies

On Board with brownies

Whitney Klein, Social Media Editor October 24, 2018

Tuesday, October 23rd. The Francis Howell Board of Education came together within the Howell Central Learning Commons. Their purpose? To greet the people as members of the community. The very first Brownies...

Senior Color Guard member Michael Foley leaps into their air. The routine for All in a Dayzzzzz requires a lot of flying leaps and spins from the Guard.

Competition of Champions

Whitney Klein and Kana Chung September 25, 2018

Sixteen schools. Three divisions. One goal. September 22nd: The Spartan Regiment placed sixth overall, along with several other accomplishments, in their division at the Lafayette Contest of Champions....

Loss then recovery

Loss then recovery

Kierigan McEvoy, Kana Chung, and Whitney Klein September 17, 2018

Saturday, September 8th, the Spartan Regiment woke up ready and determined to face their first competition of the season. The MEMC O’Fallon Township Competition in O’Fallon, IL hosted the Spartan Regiment...

Theatre kids preparing for rehearsal by doing improv. At this time, their director Ms. Stallard is meeting with her crew heads and directors to make sure the show is going well.

Blocking and lines

Whitney Klein and Kana Chung September 10, 2018

Brooklyn in the 1940s. A Victorian house. And a family of elderly people. All components of what will be an amazing play come this fall. The Spotlight players are working hard to bring to life the work...

Swimmer Michael Yu poses for a headshot after giving an interview on whats new with Boys Swim.

Pressure in the pool

Francis Howell Central Boys Swim and Dive team underwent their first meet August 29th against Wentzville Liberty. With new teammates, there was an immense amount of pressure  on the swim members. Walking...

Get the truth and print it, John S. Knight.

Truth in journalism

Whitney Klein, Social Media Editor August 16, 2018

Woodward and Bernstein. Cronkite. Murrow. Wells. These names, unfamiliar to most, are of the highest importance to young journalists. They are the inspiration to those who truly want only to report news;...

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