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Embarrassment for charity

Embarrassment for charity

Craig Eddy, Staff reporter

March 7, 2018


Filed under Feature

For the fifth year, a group of boys from FHC come together along with Student Council to host an event to raise money. This event is called Mr. FHC, and it consists of a group of contestants trying to make a fool of themselves or show off their skill to win the title of the event itself. This may be t...

Old method, new expression

Old method, new expression

Chloe Bockhorst, Staff Reporter

March 5, 2018


Filed under Feature, Showcase

In years past, tattoos were widely frowned upon in a society more concerned with traditions. Currently, recent generations have found more and more ways to express themselves as the formerly strict social rules are broken. Culture continues to modernize itself, but everyone appreciates art from the past....

‘I am able to punch something and not get in trouble for it’

‘I am able to punch something and not get in trouble for it’

Allison Mayfield, Staff reporter

February 27, 2018


Filed under Feature, Showcase

Many people try to lose weight but just can’t seem to find the motivation to go to the gym and dread the upcoming workout. Many sit around wanting to lose weight but making excuses for why they can’t do it. To show others that they can do whatever they set their minds to, Marlene and Joe Twehous, pa...

Serengeti Central

Serengeti Central

Skylar Laird, Co-editor in chief

February 21, 2018


Filed under Feature, Showcase

His boots pacing the ground, Serengeti Steve smiled slyly at his audience, a diverse group of students and teachers alike, all grinning right back at him in anticipation for what he would pull out of his bucket next. He pulled two members from the audience and instructed them to stand on either side of ...

Love is blind

Love is blind

Patrick Sheehan, Staff Reporter

February 12, 2018


Filed under Feature, Showcase

Music resonates through the room as the Concert band plays through one of their pieces, sound filling the room. The percussion section is in the full swing of the piece following their sheet music and the rhythm. In the back of the room, freshman Claire Wright is listening intently to the beat. She doesn’t h...

A teacher’s pride and dedication

A teacher’s pride and dedication

Karson Rivers, Staff Reporter

January 19, 2018


Filed under Feature, Feature, Showcase

It was August of 1997 at approximately 5:45 a.m., Francis Howell Central was empty besides a few custodians. Scott Dauve sat at his desk ready for his first day of teaching. Little did he know he would be sitting behind a teacher’s desk for the next 21 years. He has been a teacher, coworker, and mo...

Selfless support

Selfless support

Molly Jones, Staff Reporter

January 18, 2018


Filed under Feature, Showcase

Endless phone calls. Constant interruptions. A countless number of guests entering and leaving the building. These are just some of the things that FHC attendance administrator, Mary Shepherd, goes through on a daily basis. After being in the Francis Howell School District for more than 24 years, Mrs. Sh...

A stranger Stranger Things

A stranger Stranger Things

Gillian Pendel, Staff Reporter

December 15, 2017


Filed under Feature, Reviews

Following the recents news of Stranger Things being renewed for a third season, it’s time we just come out and say it: Stranger Things 2 was not that good. Content-wise, that is. Cinematically, it was ahead of its time, but it’s time we finally just admit it: everything else was mediocre, at best. Fro...

Are you on the naughty list or the nice list?

Are you on the naughty list or the nice list?

Whitney Klein, Voice Editor

December 13, 2017


Filed under Feature, Showcase

https://www.playbuzz.com/whitneyk10/naughty-or-nice

Downtown cathedral stands out and pulls visitors in

Downtown cathedral stands out and pulls visitors in

Caroline Schroeder, Staff Reporter

December 12, 2017


Filed under Feature, Reviews

Mrs. Mccune guided her three AP Art History classes to the bus awaiting our arrival to take us to the Cathedral Basilica in downtown St. Louis. After forty minutes of driving toward the city, the bus pulled up to the grey church: more majestic than the average church, and much more extravagant than ...

Jigsaw

Jigsaw

Skylar Laird, Co-editor-in-chief

December 12, 2017


Filed under Reviews

“I wanna play a game.” This quote lives in its own infamy - it’s one of those phrases everyone knows, making the movie series it’s from, the Saw franchise, equally well-known. Beginning with a simple movie about two men trapped in a bathroom at the hand of a mass-”murderer” known as Ji...

A “Wonder”

A “Wonder”

Juliet Fuhrmann, Move Editor

November 29, 2017


Filed under Feature, Reviews, Showcase

Normally you would have a paper ticket when you walk into a movie theater, but for this particular night, it was bracelets with the phrase “choose kind” on them. On Nov. 15, at 6 p.m. I went to see "Wonder" with my family. My brother's plastic surgeon bought out an auditorium for his patients,...

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