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Bullet Journals and Why Anyone Can Use Them

Honey, Honey: this is the May cover page with the bees and honeycombs design

Morgan Kromer, Staff Reporter

April 29, 2020

We all have habits: good ones we want to keep, and bad ones we want to eliminate. For pretty much forever, people have been trying to fix themselves, and of course, I of all people don’t fall short of that human imperfection, because we must all do something for the betterment of ourselves. And wh...

Just The Essentials

ESSENTIAL: Morgan Kromer checks out a customer behind a plexi-glass wall, wearing a mask, and covered in hand sanitizer.

Morgan Kromer, Staff Reporter

April 27, 2020

The hardest and maybe weirdest day of my job at Dierbergs Markets was not Thanksgiving or Christmas, or simply a day I was in a bad mood. In fact, I was in a fine mood. March 13 of this year we had more sales than Thanksgiving or Christmas. It was a difficult day to work for anyone. It was one of the f...

Meet The Candidates

CANDIDATES: From left to right are candidates Mary Lange, Patrick Lane, Mike Sommer, Peggy Sherwin, and Doug Ziegemeier.

Morgan Kromer, Staff Reporter

April 20, 2020

Soon five candidates are to be voted on for the three open Francis Howell board member positions by those who live within the district’s boundaries. Originally on April 7, the date was moved to June 2 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. With Dr. Nathan Hoven stepping up as new superintendent in July 2020...

A New Kind Of Rom-Com

LEADING LADY: Rebel Wilson; known for her roles as side characters in Pitch Perfect, Bridesmaids, and Jojo Rabbit; finally got her role as the

Morgan Kromer, Staff Reporter

March 7, 2020

“Isn’t It Romantic” introduces a new way to look at topics such as homosexuality, women in the workplace, and especially self-love. This romantic comedy features Rebel Wilson as Natalie who goes on a mental crusade at her workplace against romantic comedies, only to find herself placed in her own....

Choir Prepares For Three Upcoming Performances

UNDERSTUDY: While Ms. Baird has a substitute for the hour, Elliot Jenner plays piano and sings in the free time.

Morgan Kromer, Staff Reporter

February 26, 2020

Choir is revving up speed lately as they are preparing for three events, all coming up soon. First, the State Preview Concert on Thursday. Then, the Black History Month assembly on Friday. And last, The District and State music festival on March 7. The preview concert is exactly as it sounds; it is...

Prep and Landing

Student Council put up this bulletin board featuring some of the contestants. Contestants Ty Nedungadi, Carl Swanson, and Isaiah Henry provided their own pictures to woo the judges.

Ruthann Kimbrel, Staff Reporter

February 20, 2020

For the past month, while winter sports have been thriving, Student Council has been planning the annual Mr. FHC contest coming up in March. Mr. FHC is an annual contest to raise money for charities while also allowing male students to show off their talents.  Junior and Student Council member Lily Chung...

Pure CAOS

QUEEN FOR A DAY: During the many mishaps of this season, Sabrina has to decide what to do with her fate, and maybe even compete to do so. Sabrina has many trips to Hell this season as she fights both Lucifer and a new character, Caliban

Morgan Kromer, Staff Reporter

February 19, 2020

Part three of The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina recently came out on Netflix in January and, of course, I had to binge. After so much happening at the end of part two, with Lucifer coming back in his celestial state at the hand of Sabrina, things took a turn for the worst in Greendale as the story picke...

Perfect Placement

Fifth hour choir students, always hard working, look at sheet music while Mrs. Baird is away. Freshmen Dakota Lankford, Avah Pauk, and Jeslyn Bryan review papers even with a substitute; attesting to the choir work ethic.

Morgan Kromer, Staff Reporter

January 16, 2020

This week is important for all freshman, sophomore, and junior members of choir. It is placement week and the nerves are kicking.  Students had winter break, as well as two to three days in class, to practice and learn a work chosen for them by Mrs. Baird. They are changing much of how placement...

10 Homemade Gifts To Knock Your Fuzzy Socks Off

These are the

Morgan Kromer, Staff Reporter

December 9, 2019

Find out how to make great gifts like memory jars, body wash, and scrabble tile ornaments

Stepping Up, Standing Out

Junior Asia Johnson concentrates on her choreography as she dances at the fall pep assembly.

Morgan Kromer, Staff Reporter

November 26, 2019

A whole gym full of student’s phones are out, cameras are recording, and everyone is elated. It’s a typical pep rally. The Bounce Back Steppers are bouncing their way onto the empty Francis Howell Central gym floor for their performance. The Bounce Back Steppers are planning on becoming a spirit ...

Girl’s Golf Goes To State

Gabrielle Berger with Coaches Paul Otto (left) and Johnathan Clark (right) at state. Coach Otto is the head coach and both helped Berger all season.

Morgan Kromer, Staff Reporter

November 10, 2019

“I literally almost cried. I was so happy and a little in disbelief. [Coach] Otto said hurry let’s go before they change their mind,” senior Gabrielle Berger said. Berger was so excited because she had just found out she made it to state for the girl’s golf team, who made ninth place with...

Swinging To The End

Emily Jesse takes a swing at GAC's. Emily Jesse scored a 106 at GAC's.

Morgan Kromer, Staff Reporter

October 21, 2019

The Girls varsity golf team played in the GAC tournament on Tuesday, October 1. The GAC’s are important to the team in more ways than just a typical tournament because GAC’s determine who moves on to districts.  At GAC’s, sophomore Kylie Brown placed 8th out of the top twelve players with a ...

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