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DECA Takes On the First Role-Play of the Year

DECA Takes On the First Role-Play of the Year

Rhyen Standridge, Staff Photographer

December 6, 2019

DECA, an association of marketing students prepares future business leaders for situations they will face in their future. They participated in a roleplay on Wednesday, Dec. 4 that challenged them to put their skills to use. Many were participating for their first time such as new member Alex Vogel. ...

Learning to Lead

Learning to Lead

Paige Fann, Staff Photographer

December 6, 2019

Missouri Youth and Government, is a three day conference at Missouri’s capitol that brings students from all over the state together. Students write and present bills in legislative, participate in mock trials in judicial, and cover what’s going on in media.   Sophomore Grace Bahru believes being in Jefferso...

Unscripted performance

Unscripted performance

Faith Carter, Staff photographer

December 3, 2019

Abundant laughter spilled from the mouths of audience members as the actors and actresses of Improv Central ran around on stage, rubber chicken squeaking in the chaos. On Nov. 22, Improv Central presented their first ever fall show called Friday Night Live. Unlike most pieces that grace a theater sta...

Meeting Their Needs

Meeting Their Needs

Ruthann Kimbrel, Staff Reporter

December 2, 2019

  The multi-purpose room lights are dimmed and the sounds of laughter and words of encouragement from mentors and TA’s echo through the hallways. The students in the class are playing their designated game of badminton, the rare game of the class, with their mentor and TA friends that t...

Dabbing with Death

Dabbing with Death

Zoe Michals, Staff Reporter

November 19, 2019

Addiction. We are addicted. Addicted to convenience. To people. To feelings. In a country where mental illness, reckless substance abuse, and a “need to please” attitude are all growing exponentially, too many teens are turning to addictive alternatives to cope. And now, as the 33 dead would give ...

Competing For a Cause

Competing For a Cause

Rachel Vrazel, Social media editor

November 11, 2019

On a crisp September afternoon, siblings Payton Matz and Lucas Matz walk into their seventh hour Pre-Calculus class and take their seats, anxiously waiting for the bell to ring so their teacher, Mrs. Trisha Morrow, will come in from the hall to start class. However, what the siblings share isn’t me...

Yearning for Youth and Government

Yearning for Youth and Government

Staff Photographer, Paige Fann

November 8, 2019

Missouri Youth and Government, is preparing for their annual conference in Jefferson City. The club has been preparing for the conference since early August, by writing bills and making videos. Youth and Government has a media group and a legislative group, who will participate in governmental procedures down...

Creativity through fashion

Creativity through fashion

Emma Hultz, Staff photographer

November 7, 2019

Mrs. Grace Clifford's first hour, Fashion Construction, is learning valuable hands-on skills that we all should acquire once we graduate high school. On Nov. 6, she introduced a new project to her class in hopes that they can apply the skills they've learned throughout first semester toward the project. Th...

A Little Later Than Normal

A Little Later Than Normal

Grace Bahru, Staff Reporter

November 6, 2019

As students walk into school for the 2020-21 school year things will be a little different. By the start of the 2020-21 school year students will be entering classes no earlier than Aug. 24. This is due to a new state legistlation that was passed that intells all schools in the state of Missouri wont s...

Change for goats

Change for goats

Emma Hultz, staff photographer

November 6, 2019

For the past couple of years Central International has come together to raise money to buy dairy goats for families in need. On Oct. 23, the club met bright and early to make posters to help raise awareness towards their cause. For every $50 they raise they will contribute it towards one dairy goat which...

Silly Speech and Debate

Silly Speech and Debate

Ann-Maree Gammell, Staff Photographer

November 1, 2019

Nervous laughter filled a room as members of the Speech and Debate team practiced for their upcoming events. On mondays and thursdays, the members meet in Mrs. Baize’s room before and after school to prepare and practice. Although many outsiders may view Speech and Debate as nerve wracking and rigid,...

Speech and Debate Team Takes on Greater St. Louis

Speech and Debate Team Takes on Greater St. Louis

Rhyen Standridge, Staff Photographer

October 31, 2019

Public speaking, a common fear of many, is done for fun by the FHC Speech and Debate team. On Oct. 25 the team participated in the first GSL tournament of the season at MRHHS resulting in two awards won by Natalie Walsh and Reed Easterling.   Junior Reed Easterling placed in congressional ...

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