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Common Ground

Common Ground

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 to resume on April 6 at FHC, sports and activities are not are not able to practice during this bre...

Days In The Life: Katie Mastorakos

Days In The Life: Katie Mastorakos

Katie Mastorakos, Guest Writer

March 25, 2020

Rainbows! That’s what the kids in my subdivision are drawing and hanging in their windows so that when people go for walks around the neighborhood, they can go on a rainbow hunt. Another neighborhood by us is doing the same, but with bears! On the afternoon of March 12, I gathered everything I would need...

Days In The Life: Monica Wojciehowski

Days In The Life: Monica Wojciehowski

Monica Wojciehowski, Guest Writer

March 25, 2020

Hello, I am Monica Wojciehowski. Today, Tuesday, March 24, was the most fulfilling day I have had since the COVID-19 experience began. I woke at about 7:30 to catch the Channel 2 News. Next in line is checking my e-mail and hoping I am able to join the SPED info meeting on Google Meets (my technology s...

Top Five Movies to Watch During Coronacation

Top Five Movies to Watch During Coronacation

Kayla Reyes, Print Editor-in-Chief

March 24, 2020

Here are a few great movies to occupy your time during this extended break. Hopefully they’ll keep your mind off of the anxiety-ridden world and the plethora of problems you may be facing.    Number Five: “To All the Boys P.S. I Still Live You” The sequel to “To All the Boys I’ve ...

Days In The Life: Ashley Eiswirth

Days In The Life: Ashley Eiswirth

Ashley Eiswirth, Guest Writer

March 21, 2020

Anyone who knows me knows that I keep busy. From the time I was old enough to work, I’ve held multiple jobs at the same time. In addition to teaching at FHC, I teach night school twice per week at Goodwill Excel Center located in downtown STL. I rely on work and routine to keep me emotionally healthy....

Days In The Life: Sarah LaRue, AKA A Clean Freak

Days In The Life: Sarah LaRue, AKA A Clean Freak

Sarah LaRue, Guest Writer

March 18, 2020

As many who have walked into my classroom or my home can observe, I’m a bit of a neat freak. I like everything to have a place, and I love my world to not just be organized, but clean. This is how I was raised, and this goes back generations in my family; my great-grandmother cleaned the dorm rooms at Linde...

Days In The Life: Jeremy Rohrbach, a sports fanatic in quarantine

Days In The Life: Jeremy Rohrbach, a sports fanatic in quarantine

Jeremy Rohrbach, Guest Writer

March 18, 2020

Background notes:  I dropped my daughter off with her grandmother this past Sunday and she is staying there all week. That makes my life a lot easier right now as I don’t have to worry about finding her entertainment and don’t have to homeschool her — yet. I would have been so much more stre...

Days In The Life: What FHC Is Doing During COVID-19

Days In The Life: What FHC Is Doing During COVID-19

Megan Percy, Web Editor

March 18, 2020

The staff of FHCtoday.com has reached out to members of our community to see what they are doing during this three-week break forced upon the district by COVID-19.  These dispatches are simply meant to be something to give you insight into what the student or teacher got up to on a given day...

Introducing Cafe Heroes

Introducing Cafe Heroes

Essy Ingram, Staff Reporter

March 12, 2020

A typical day at school will consist of courses, friends, teachers, coaches, and extracurriculars. It is jammed-packed so full that it is easy to forget that there are people who wake up early to serve around 1900 students breakfast and lunch with a smile. Catrina Shipley and Ron Daleo are a few of these...

A New Kind Of Rom-Com

A New Kind Of Rom-Com

Morgan Kromer, Staff Reporter

March 7, 2020

“Isn’t It Romantic” introduces a new way to look at topics such as homosexuality, women in the workplace, and especially self-love. This romantic comedy features Rebel Wilson as Natalie who goes on a mental crusade at her workplace against romantic comedies, only to find herself placed in her own....

The Light In The Darkness

The Light In The Darkness

Sarah Percy, Staff Reporter

March 4, 2020

When I first grabbed this novel off the library’s shelves, I was expecting a typical romance story. A story of two young teenagers that meet in a coffee shop as the sun breeches the windows and shines a light onto the girl’s porcelain face. They instantly fall in love at that moment and become insep...

The Bachelor Breakdown

The Bachelor Breakdown

Grace Bahru, Staff Reporter

March 3, 2020

Pilot Pete, aka Peter Weber. If you know his name, then you probably know that he is this season's bachelor on the hit ABC Drama “The Bachelor”. Coming from last season on “The Bachelorette” we were able to watch Peter get his heart broken by former bachelorette Hannah Brown. Then see her end ...

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