Junior Jack Schriber sits at his computer ready to debate. Photo courtesy of Jack Schriber.

Debate is Headed to State

The debate team has advanced to state for the first time in school history
Tea Perez, Web Editor-in-Chief March 11, 2021

On March 6 the Speech and Debate team competed in their district tournament. This was the second year that the team has participated in debate. Junior Jack Schriber and senior Jackson Ford placed second...

Mikayla Jacobs and Hannah Rodriguez looking at Mrs. Baird for direction.

Hitting the High Note

Chloe Schwab, Staff Photographer February 22, 2021

Possible budget cuts occurring in the state may affect the fine arts programs at Francis Howell Central, such as the choir program. Many students use choir as an outlet to their normal school routine,like...

Art After Hours

Art After Hours

Paige Fann and Hannah Bernard February 5, 2021

National Art Honor Society, is a club that focuses on giving an outlet to students who want to express themselves through art. NAHS allows students to spend additional time outside of art classes perfecting...

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

The FHC E-Sports team will be participating in Overwatch Championships on Jan. 14
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...

Mr. Young watching members in a zoom call

Games Club Looks to Expand

Cole Maxwell, Staff Photographer September 14, 2020

One of the lesser known clubs at FHC is a tabletop roleplay club that we refer to as “Games Club”. Due to the recent loss of many seniors, the club has begun shrinking in size. A rough transition...

Due to the current COVID-19 outbreak in Missouri, MSHSAA has announced that sports cannot practice or compete when school is not in session. Similar precaustions have been taken for many activities at FHC.

Common Ground

COVID-19 Outbreak Causes Sport and Activity Cancellations
Kana Chung, Copy Editor March 30, 2020

On Sunday, March 15, the Francis Howell School District announced that all of its schools will be closed through April 22, due to the COVID-19 outbreak.  Although classes are currently scheduled...

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

Choir Prepares For Three Upcoming Performances

Choir diligently works to get ready for three events coming soon
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,...

At the winter pep assembly, both general education and special needs students perform a dance together. The dance showcased the level of inclusion that All of Us Cub strives to promote to all students.

Inclusion For All

All of Us Club helps unite general education students and special needs students, regardless of background.
Faith Beckmann, Staff Reporter February 20, 2020

Smiling faces crowd the room and laughter fills the air as students crowd around making crafts and having fun. Inclusion is the main goal of this meeting, allowing both general education and special needs...

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.

Prep and Landing

Student Council prepares for the annual Mr. FHC competition with high expectations
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...

Taking the Stage

Taking the Stage

Abby Turner, Photograher February 19, 2020

On Wednesday’s, the improv group meets in the theater, and spends time playing fun games and laughing with each other. Freshman, Kaylee Wright, has done improv all year, and has enjoyed every moment...

Zoe Michals, Krystal Arias, and Rachel Vrazel gaze at a distant point in awe. Theatre is the common denominator of each of these bright individuals.

A New Spotlight

This troupe group does family like no other.
Essy Ingram, Staff Reporter February 10, 2020

Francis Howell Central High offers 53 clubs and 24 sports over the course of one school year. The sheer magnitude of available extracurriculars can be overwhelming to any student who wants to find their...

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