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Smoked out

Smoked out

Whitney Klein, Social Media Editor

November 6, 2018


Filed under Culture, Showcase

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 else are they doing to you? Sources: Businessinsider.com, Truthinitiative.org, CNN,com, Toba...

Rhythm of change

Rhythm of change

Megan Percy, Staff reporter

February 15, 2018


Filed under Culture, Feature, Showcase

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 electric glow of a red neon sign, tempering the beat to the rhythm of his soul. It matches the pac...

The Hidden Sacrifice

The Hidden Sacrifice

Brynlee Hendricks, Staff Photographer

December 1, 2017


Filed under Activities, Culture, Discover, Discover, Video

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 10 live what they learn & grow together even when it's hard to make such a sacrifice so early ...

Costumes for two

Costumes for two

Jessica Fults, Staff reporter

October 28, 2017


Filed under Activities, Culture, Feature, FHC Guide to Halloween

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 for you.   Jim and Pam from the hit TV show, The Office,  are a great costume idea for co...

Arete field day celebrates student achievement

Arete field day celebrates student achievement

Abbie Kaplan, Photography Editor

April 16, 2015


Filed under Activities, Clubs, Culture, Discover, Discover, Events, Feature, Feature, Features, Galleries, Move, Move, Publications, Showcase

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


Filed under Activities, Clubs, Culture, Discover, Discover, Events, Feature, Feature, Feature, Features, Galleries, More, Showcase

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 foundation that takes supplies to schools in order to improve the opportunity for education. The...

The grand finale

April 3, 2013


Filed under Culture

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, April 6 in Springfield, Missouri. And while the season has had its share of successes, the most re...

Spotlight Players enter the spotlight

January 17, 2013


Filed under Culture

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 that the group had the opportunity to take part in, according to theatre director Michelle Moll. “...

Sculptures moving to show

January 10, 2013


Filed under Culture

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 the Lillian Youth Gallery (operated by Mr. and Mrs. Niswonger) in O’Fallon at the Winghaven Board...

Fall break halts rehearsal

October 20, 2012


Filed under Culture

Ordinary students were not the only ones enjoying the week and a half long fall break as the Spotlight Players also had the opportunity to escape some stress. With less than a month until the group’s play, “The Boys Next Door,” fall break gave the Spotlight Players one last lull before they hi...

Art Club brightens the nurses’ office.

October 18, 2012


Filed under Culture

The nurses’ office, a place of rejuvenation and restoration, with its blank windowless white walls and dimly lit areas for students to lay down when they’re not feeling well, it is a place to either grab some much needed headache medicine or try to sleep off whatever ails them. The walls remain bl...

Art club takes a rest after a deserved victory.

October 7, 2012


Filed under Culture

Just two weeks ago, Art club stole the parade away with their float, winning first place. And according to Art Club Sponsor Ms. Amy Roesslein, they’re planning to keep the good work coming. “Right now we’re taking a break, but when we return from fall break we’ll get right back to work wit...

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