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Fighting for the City

Fighting for the City

Gracie Kruep, Photography Editor in Chief

March 11, 2020

While the primaries rushed towards Missouri, the democratic frontrunners, Senator Bernie Sanders and Vice President Joe Biden took their campaigns to the city. Presumably, trying to reel in the minority and underclass vote that heavily resides downtown. Biden spoke at Kiener Plaza Park on Saturday Mar....

The Photo Issue

The Photo Issue

Gracie Kruep, Photography Editor-in-Chief

March 2, 2020

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Centralized: Episode 3

Lights crew head Mary Wachtel climbs a ladder to work with her crew. Her work is very important to the show because it sets the mood for audience members.

Lanie Sanders, Executive Producer

February 4, 2020

In this episode of Centralized we learn more about the fall play, 12 Angry Jurors, ZoBot, Youth and Government and more.

Playoffs, Round Two

Playoffs, Round Two

Gracie Kruep, Photography Editor-in-Chief

February 4, 2020

Thirty-five minutes away in sunny side Brentwood, FHC Hockey takes on one of their toughest matches yet, Seckman Senior High Jaguars. After a long first period, the score held a steady 2-0, Seckman. The Spartans held out as much as they could, with an approximate 40% possession, but could not ring in...

My Favorite Photo: Gracie Kruep

My Favorite Photo: Gracie Kruep

Gracie Kruep, Photo Editor-in-Chief

January 6, 2020

From one of my first shoots this year, I captured one of the best photos I have taken throughout high school. It is clean, clear void of any obstruction, and full of action. Looking back to how I started my freshman year to how I started my senior year, I can feel nothing but proud. This photo is a great...

All in against Chaminade

All in against Chaminade

September 10, 2019

All day, the boys soccer team's blood was boiling in anticipation to play against powerhouse team Chaminade, on Thursday, Sep. 5. Chaminade, ranked 4th in the state, would be a tough feat but FHC was ready to take them on with a 2-0 record under their belt. The game was intense, the boys working as hard...

Fall festivities

Fall festivities

Gracie Kruep, Photography Editor in Chief

September 6, 2019

All throughout the school day, kids itch in their classrooms on the day of the Fall Festival, filled with games, food, and fun. On Aug. 23, friends, family, and students came together to celebrate the beginning of fall sports. The events included: volleyball scrimmages, a home run derby, the parade...

Rival double header

Rival double header

Vincent Graczyk, Photographer

May 7, 2019

In a doubleheader against the Francis Howell Vikings, FHC did not disappoint. With a win during the first match and a loss during the second, the Spartans fought their hardest against one of the top baseball schools in the area. The FHC Spartans senior night is on Tuesday May 7.

All in for Arete

All in for Arete

Gracie Kruep, Photo EIC

April 15, 2019

To end the year, every year, Arete hosts it's annual field day. Kids who applied for Arete by either athletic, academic, or club involvement, were able to attend the event. The festivities started during 6th hour and ran all the way to the end of the school day. The gym held 5 blow-ups, including an ...

Former Spartan athletic greats honored

Former Spartan athletic greats honored

Gracie Kruep, Photography Editor-in-Chief

January 18, 2019

The girls varsity basketball game against Francis Howell North was long awaited for multiple people. Not only were the girls hyped to play a conference rival, two of Central's most decorated athletes would be honored for their time and commitment to the schools sports programs. Current junior varsity gi...

My Favorite Photo: Gracie Kruep

My Favorite Photo: Gracie Kruep

Gracie Kruep, Editor-in-Chief

December 18, 2018

This is my favorite photo because I love the contrast of the director to the band, and how the back of his shirt says "Spartan Bands", which gives even more context into what is happening. The black shirt against the white band is incredibly pleasing. I also love how you see the back of the directors...

One small step for FHC softball

One small step for FHC softball

Gracie Kruep, Photography EIC

October 30, 2018

After not winning a district title in 10 years, the Spartan softball team was determined to lose that streak once-and-for-all. The team had a very strong record through the season, and was actually the favorite to win districts this year. The Spartans versed off against Hazelwood West, a team that, in...

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