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Handling Stress Positively

Handling Stress Positively

Kierigan McEvoy, Staff Reporter

March 28, 2019


Filed under Focus

With so many options available, students are struggling to create full yet stress free schedules. However, there are those that have over time developed the perfect recipe to creating both full and rewarding schedules that still have low stress levels. Among these masters of scheduling is senior Stephan...

That unique spark

That unique spark

Natalie Walsh, Staff reporter

March 6, 2019


Filed under Focus, Showcase

Waking up around six in the morning everyday to trudge to school is a battle endured by every high schooler; a battle most of us lose. The snooze button is smacked once (or twice), and when we finally get the urge to scurry out of the house, we find ourselves sitting in a classroom of 20 other student...

February issue: Why I Didn’t Report

February issue: Why I Didn’t Report

Kayla Reyes, Social media editor

February 22, 2019


Filed under 2017-2018 issues, Focus, Showcase

In the #MeToo era, stories of sexual assault arise

A deadly trend

A deadly trend

Kayla Reyes, social media editor

February 11, 2019


Filed under Focus, Showcase

In recent years, the use of nicotine products, specifically vaping devices like Juuls and Sourins, has skyrocketed among adolescents. The vast majority of high school students have been introduced to nicotine products in some fashion, and roughly *22% of FHC students use a nicotine product regularly. N...

Families found

Families found

Whitney Klein, Social media editor

December 20, 2018


Filed under Focus, Showcase

A young girl in a high school relationship. She thinks she’s in love, the world is perfect, but then suddenly, a missed period, a positive test, she’s pregnant. The perfect little world she once knew comes crashing down. She’s too young. What will she do? Give up the baby. There are 1.5 mil...

Overseas

Overseas

Maggie Wilkerson, Staff reporter

December 20, 2018


Filed under Focus, Showcase

Growing up in the country or state you were born in is a privilege that many of us don’t ever think about or fully appreciate- familiar streets, customs, and people are a comfort that not all kids or students have. The process of leaving one’s home for a place completely unlike what they are us...

Better together

Better together

Craig Eddy, Entertain editor

December 20, 2018


Filed under Focus, Showcase

In a nuclear family, there is a mother, a father, and children ranging from one to many. In the case of parents who identify as LGBTQ, they may choose partners of the same gender as them. For their kids however, it’s a different story. Some kids may enjoy having two moms or two dads, some may hate...

Similar with singular

Similar with singular

Chloe Bockhorst, Voice editor

December 20, 2018


Filed under Focus, Showcase

Photos are lined up on a fireplace mantle, showcasing cheesy smiles and poised candid moments of a family. Nothing stands out to those who are in the pictures; it’s the same family they’re used to seeing everyday, living and growing with. To a new guest, they seem nearly normal. But to a differe...

December 2018 issue: The Happy Issue

December 2018 issue: The Happy Issue

Lanie Sanders, Web Editor-in-Chief

December 11, 2018


Filed under 2017-2018 issues, Focus, Showcase

Need a lift as finals draw near? Enjoy 28 pages of positivity

Finding a new path

Finding a new path

Gabby Buchholz, Copy editor

December 6, 2018


Filed under Focus, Showcase

On Nov. 15, 2017, senior Mackenzie Daiber expected her Seminar to be like any other before it. She was getting coffee from a teacher’s room, and chatting with friends. But she was called down the office, and everything in her life would suddenly, and drastically change.   “My parents came up ...

Fact or Fiction

Fact or Fiction

Jessica Fults, Feature editor

November 14, 2018


Filed under 2018-2019 issues, Focus

“Standing too close to the microwave causes cancer,” the headline flashes across the screen on Twitter. The ‘researchers’ who wrote the report found a correlation between the two. It sounds feasible, so it starts to rapidly spread throughout different social media platforms. The truth is, he...

October 2018 issue: In Living Memory

October 2018 issue: In Living Memory

Lanie Sanders, Web Editor-in-Chief

October 26, 2018


Filed under 2017-18 issues, Focus, Showcase

Remembering loved ones helps in processing grief

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