Names not numbers

Academically advanced students explain their struggles of being labeled by merely their intelligence, and they explain how they are more than just their label and test scores.
Lukas Mendel, Copy editor May 5, 2017

Labels stick, and many students are labeled as merely the “smart kid” or an “AP student” when there is a entire aspect to them besides their intelligence that society tends to turn a blind eye...

Members of jazz band Kayleigh Ammond, Sam Eckhoff, Bill Sander, Jake Leubbert practice in class. Kayleigh Ammond is one of the seniors who earned a one rating at districts.

A moment in the spotlight

FHC band students participated in solo and small ensemble and many qualified for state at Mizzou.
Lukas Mendel, Copy editor March 17, 2017

Band shares similarities with any typical group activity. Each member plays their specific instrument to contribute to the overall band to make one sound; however, it is very rare that the band members...

Mackenize Morris displays nobody wins when others do not respect perspective. She is wearing a dunce cap saying

Embracing perspective

People are inherently different and have developed their own perspective, and society must work to understand and respect each other.
Lukas Mendel, Copy editor March 3, 2017

No two people will have the same exact take on every single issue or idea. Sure people will share some similarities in beliefs, but ultimately, everyone has their own individual perspective on life. People...

What bear is your Valentine date?

Lukas Mendel, Copy editor January 26, 2017

Curious about which type of bear would be your date for this upcoming Valentine's Day? Take this quiz to see what bear you would date.

Contradicting the polls

Many Americans were taken by surprise November 8th when Trump was elected president of the United States, and FHC was no exception.
Lukas Mendel, Copy Editor November 16, 2016

It has been roughly a week since one of the most polarizing elections in American history has come to a close. America elected Donald J. Trump to lead the free world in the next four years as the president...

Choosing the lesser evil

Students feel divided on who they want to see in office in the upcoming election.
Lukas Mendel, Copy Editor October 7, 2016

As Nov. 8th nears closer, the national election progresses to its end, and America is that much closer to having its new president. The Republican Party candidate running is Donald Trump with Mike Pence...

Lady Spartans spike back the ball to the receiving team.  They played and lost to Marquette and made their record 6-9.

Another loss on the record

The Lady Spartans lose another consecutive game, this time against the Marquette Mustangs
Lukas Mendel, Copy Editor September 30, 2016

The seats were almost packed, on Sept. 26th, to watch the awaited game of the FHC varsity girl’s volleyball team take on the Marquette’s varsity girl’s volleyball team, a known tough opponent. The...

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