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The album cover for the first season of the hit show Glee. It aired on FOX from 2009 to 2015

Glee or Gee?

Ruthann Kimbrel, Staff Reporter February 22, 2021

If I could describe the six season, satire fest that needs a trigger warning before nearly every episode called ‘Glee’ in one word, I would most likely choose the word ‘yikes’, but both in a good...

Additional Games: This is the Round 1 Complete screen from the Esport teams recent Overwatch semifinals  play. They won the semifinals and hope to broaden their winning streaks with more games.

Engage in Esports

Ruthann Kimbrel, Staff Reporter January 14, 2021

The FHC E-Sports team is currently recruiting for two more of their competitive games, Super Mario Bros. and League of Legends. Senior Tyler Belina is ecstatic for this year's recruiting. “We recruit...

Very Important Persons: The FHC E-Sports team competed in state semifinals Jan. 12th. They will be moving into finals being held on Jan. 14.

Plugging in to Championships

Ruthann Kimbrel, Staff Reporter January 13, 2021

The FHC Esports Club has officially entered their Championship Week! Last night, Jan. 12, the club faced off in the semifinals and proved victorious as they compete in the finals on Jan 14. Club sponsor...

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...

Lawrence sits at his usual spot outside Hunkys Diner at night, face illuminated by the red neon sign. He regualarly comes to this spot to play his music and take in the surroundings of the Bishop Arts District.

Rhythm of change

Megan Percy, Staff reporter February 15, 2018

In the Bishop Arts District of Dallas, on the corner of Hunky’s Diner off North Bishop Avenue, a pair of drums echo a mellow tune. The man who sits behind them has his eyes closed, face illuminated in...

The Hidden Sacrifice

Brynlee Hendricks, Staff Photographer December 1, 2017

10 Students here at Francis Howell Central sacrifice sleep & energy to join together before school every single morning. They come prepared to study the scriptures and share one with another. These...

Dunder MIffliln, this is Pam.

Costumes for two

Jessica Fults, Staff reporter October 28, 2017

During the Halloween season couples face the dilemma of what to wear. These five moderately easy and fun costumes are the perfect idea. Whether you're looking for something fun or cute, there's something...

Arete field day celebrates student achievement

Arete field day celebrates student achievement

Abbie Kaplan, Photography Editor April 16, 2015

Arete field day is a celebration of its members achievement for the semester; including academic achievement, involvement in activities or sports, or students who received the Silver Shield award of excellence.  

A crown for charity

A crown for charity

Abbie Kaplan, Photography Editor April 6, 2015

Mr. FHC is an annual male beauty pageant that is a light-hearted event geared towards raising money for the designated charity of that year. The 2015 proceeds were donated to Hope for Haiti, which is a...

The grand finale

April 3, 2013

Success has been finding the winter guard squad this year quite frequently. After a slew of second place finishes, the team is gearing up for one last ride. The championship competition is this Saturday,...

Spotlight Players enter the spotlight

January 17, 2013

Over the weekend, The Spotlight Players attended the Missouri State Thespian Conference, which took place at the Renaissance Grand Hotel in St. Louis. The conference featured competitions and workshops...

Sculptures moving to show

January 10, 2013

For the first time since FHC has opened, the Art Department’s sculpture students’ work is being featured in an art show featuring only the original works of FHC students. The show is being held at...

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