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Impeachment Is The Focus of Social Studies Classes

Impeachment Is The Focus of Social Studies Classes

Kierigan McEvoy, Web assignments editor

October 2, 2019

The last week, history classes around school have been muddling over one word, a specific word: impeachment. This word has recently been made popular by current political events which now has forced actions to be taken and classrooms to address the complexity this word brings to the nation’s politics. AP Governmen...

Delayed first day

Delayed first day

Kayla Reyes, Paper Editor-in-Chief

August 28, 2019

Missouri students will soon have to gear up for a big change coming next school year. House Bill 604, which was signed by Gov. Mike Parson on July 11, will modify the start date of Missouri public schools by allowing districts to set an opening date no earlier than 14 days prior to the first Monday ...

The learning curve

The learning curve

Kana Chung, Copy editor

August 26, 2019

It’s Thursday, Aug. 8, and the first day of Willow Klein’s freshman year. She sees a bright, shiny bus roll up to her stop. The driver can be heard clearly over the brand-new overhead speaker. She experiences a mixture of excitement and anxiety as her high school career officially begins.   For ...

Driven adversity

Driven adversity

Kierigan McEvoy, Web assignments editor

August 19, 2019

A lot goes into planning a school year. Scheduling, preparing, and conducting meetings. Meetings galore. Meetings about schedules, meetings about new classes, meetings about paying hall monitors, meetings about new school lunches, meetings about the construction of a new weight room.   Meetings ab...

Leading the French Revolution

Leading the French Revolution

Ruthann Kimbrel, Staff reporter

June 20, 2019

The neat pods of desks invite students into the brightly colored French class of room 237. Inside sits students eagerly waiting to work on an interactive activity put together by Ms. Amy Roznos. The French program is one of three foreign language courses available at any high school grade level in th...

Restoring the Circle

Restoring the Circle

Robyn Ziegemeier, Staff reporter

June 6, 2019

The seminar on Feb. 20 was just another day for the majority of students. Unlike the rest of the school, the entirety of the freshman class headed towards the small gym for their once a quarter gathering to participate in restorative circles. Once at the gym, they went into their smaller groups they ...

Lindberg keeps their L

Lindberg keeps their L

Zoe Lentz, Staff Photographer

May 16, 2019

FHC's lady spartans play an easy game against Lindberg at the very first home playoff game in history on May 13th 2019. FHC won 14-0 with an amazing shut-out. The flyers played a great game and not once did they lose their urge to fight for that dub. Central was ecstatic with their win and all together...

Down to the Wire

Down to the Wire

Savannah Drnec, Staff photographer

May 3, 2019

On Friday April 26th class of 2018-19 practiced the routine and ran through the schedule for their graduation ceremony. The room was filled with excitement and nerves as seniors entered their final weeks as high schoolers. Senior Ella Hutchinson said "Im most excited about the freedom that I will receiv...

Spring sports bring Spartan spirit

Spring sports bring Spartan spirit

Zoe Lentz, Staff Photographer

May 1, 2019

On April 30th, 2019 FHC had their spring pep-assembly. It was full with many competitions between the years, including stacking Oreos on your head and keeping the balloons in the air. The varsity spring sports were introdced in this assembly as well. What a way to end the school year with our last assembly! ...

In the aftermath

In the aftermath

Megan Percy, Discover editor

April 25, 2019

Today, students walked along hallways that were not 24 hours ago coated in oil. They chatted and whispered and laughed about their day off in the same place a ravaged SUV had sat the previous morning. Where there had previously been crushed metal, glass, and stone, a plywood box now hid the evidence of an unprecedented incident that literally shook the Francis Howell Central building and the people inside

BREAKING: SUV destroys main entrance

BREAKING: SUV destroys main entrance

Lanie Sanders, Executive producer

April 24, 2019

As the bells are still ringing for students to get to class, the halls of Francis Howell Central are empty. School was cancelled at 5:30 a.m due to an accident at the front entrance of the school that took place at 3:45 a.m. The Cottleville Police Department has not released information about the suspect, who was picked up in Cottleville after leaving the scene of the crime.

Practice makes perfect

Practice makes perfect

Amelia Vohsen, Staff Photographer

April 23, 2019

On Thursday, April 11, Francis Howell Central put on the spring production of Fiddler on the Roof. After weeks of rehearsals, the cast came together to put on one of the best shows FHC has ever done. "Everyone [in the cast] was very dedicated and realized we had to work a little harder," Sophomo...

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