The Shack

The Shack; a breathtaking movie for all ages. Even if you aren't religious, I guarantee you will enjoy this movie.

Talia Thambyrajah, staff reporter

November 21, 2017

As I was scrolling through Netflix this past weekend in avoidance of my several homework assignments and college essays, I was not satisfied with the selection I was given. Nowadays, there aren't many, what I would consider, “good” movies on Netflix that I haven't already seen. But, that is anot...

Arbitrary anxiety over the ACT

The ACT is a stressful, tedious test that students are required to take.

Talia Thambyrajah, Staff reporter

November 3, 2017

7 a.m. Your alarms beeps, forcing you to get up out of your warm, comfy bed sheets and get ready for the thing we all dread to even think about: the ACT. As you eat the granola bar your mom told you to eat before you leave, you think to yourself, “What have I gotten myself into? Why am I even do...

Savory Halloween sweets

Savory Halloween sweets

Talia Thambyrajah, staff reporter

October 30, 2017

Looking to spice up your Halloween with some sweets other than the usual chocolate bar or lollipop? Here are some recipes that you may enjoy alongside your family and friends this Halloween season. Candy Corn Cookies Ingredients: 2 sticks butter, softened 1.5 cups powdered sugar 1 tbsp vanilla extract 1...

Conquering districts

Junior Brynlee Hendricks competes with intensity during the district tournament. Although she did not advance to sectionals, she is still content with her overall performance and her season as a whole.

Talia Thambyrajah, staff reporter

October 3, 2017

This past week, the varsity girls tennis team competed in the 2017 districts tournament, with junior Tori Ikeda and sophomore Kenzie Jones winning first in doubles and advancing to the sectionals tournament this coming week. Although this means that the end of the season is in sight, the girls have e...

Girls tennis falls to Howell

Running through a bridge created by their teammates, junior Tori Ikeda and sophomore Mackenzie Jones after defeating their opponents from St. Dominic on Sept. 1.

Talia Thambyrajah, Staff reporter

September 5, 2017

The girls tennis team competed against Francis Howell High School on Aug. 29 in singles and doubles matches. New teammates and early-in-the-season injuries have been an obstacle for the girls thus far, and although the matches ended in a collective loss for our ladies tennis team, the girls competed...

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