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Driven by ambition

Driven by ambition

Kayla Reyes, Staff reporter

November 10, 2018


Filed under Feature, Showcase

It’s 10 o’clock on a Tuesday night and senior Callie Bratsch is finally returning home, longing to retire to her bed. Exhausted after school, Sensations practice, and her shift at Title Boxing Club, she still has to do homework, eat dinner, and get ready for bed. To Bratsch, this hectic schedule ...

Cast, crew use rehearsal to perfect upcoming show

Cast, crew use rehearsal to perfect upcoming show

Corinne Vorderstrasse, Staff photographer

October 24, 2018


Filed under Feature, Galleries

The cast and crew of the Francis Howell theater group, The Spotlight Players, rehearsed their acts in the auditorium and worked on the set on Tuesday, Sept. 18. Isaiah Henry, Sam Cole, Max Orre, and other actors strode across the stage, using gestures and projecting their voices. These actors have to me...

Step team provides an outlet for performers, dancers

Step team provides an outlet for performers, dancers

Ann-Maree Gammell, Staff photographer

October 24, 2018


Filed under Feature, Galleries

Every Tuesday and Thursday, the Step Team comes together and practices routines in both, the multipurpose room and the Atrium. The team is led by Elizabeth Delaney-Deflore and sponsored/coached by Mrs. Jessica Bulva. The team is filled with both, boys and girls who love to dance and perform. Even...

Top 5 Favorite Directors

Top 5 Favorite Directors

Grant Boehne, Video Editor

October 2, 2018


Filed under Feature, Feature, My 5's, Showcase

1: David Lynch: He's surrealist genius and a master of the nonlinear plot. Every scene feels like a trip through something that has never happened but feels so familiar. He directs a scene with such persistence and motivation that he is able to get the very best out of his actors. Things may seem weir...

Top 5 petpeeves

Top 5 petpeeves

Zoe Lentz, Staff photographer

October 1, 2018


Filed under Feature, Feature, My 5's, Showcase

#1- Over sensitivity: I understand that it is the 21st century and things are changing, that’s not a bad thing. However, the littlest things really grinds my gears. For example, some people take it upon themselves to be overly offended about the most insignificant comments in tv shows, jokes or, movie...

Top 5 trees

Top 5 trees

Margaret Wilkerson, Staff reporter

September 12, 2018


Filed under Feature

Black Walnut The Black Walut is a species of deciduous tree native to eastern North America. The dark wood of this faithful tree is easily worked and used commercially in multiple ways- such as furniture and carvings. The nutmeats (walnuts) produced by this tree are a staple in American culture, cui...

Top 5 youtube channels

Top 5 youtube channels

Ruthann Kimbrel, Staff reporter

September 11, 2018


Filed under Feature

No. 1: Philip DeFranco                         A youtuber who covers recent events and online controversies from Monday through Friday in the afternoons. He spends time talking about two or three subjects a video depending on what’s highly requested by his 6.2 million follow...

A black-tie affair

A black-tie affair

Belen Herrera, Photography executive editor

May 1, 2018


Filed under Feature, Galleries

Mr. FHC raises funds

Mr. FHC raises funds

Gillian Pendel, Staff Photographer

March 16, 2018


Filed under Events, Feature, Galleries, Showcase

The annual Mr. FHC fundraiser took place last week, this year raising money for Five Acres Animal Shelter. Through the combined ticket sales and “Miracle Minute” segment, over $2,000 was raised. Carl Swanson was crowned Mr. Sophomore, Eion Jones received Mr. Junior, and Aleks Kisselhoff won Mr. S...

Rhythm of change

Rhythm of change

Megan Percy, Staff reporter

February 15, 2018


Filed under Culture, Feature, Showcase

In the Bishop Arts District of Dallas, on the corner of Hunky’s Diner off North Bishop Avenue, a pair of drums echo a mellow tune. The man who sits behind them has his eyes closed, face illuminated in the electric glow of a red neon sign, tempering the beat to the rhythm of his soul. It matches the pac...

A unique sport

A unique sport

Abby Weirich, Staff photographer

October 31, 2017


Filed under Feature, Galleries

Every Tuesday night during the marching band season, beginning at 6 p.m. and ending at 9 p.m., the color guard makes the trek out to school for the second time in a row to practice as an individual section. They do this so that they can practice separately from the rest of the band and focus on the sp...

A colorFALL practice

A colorFALL practice

Elissa Staten, Staff photographer

October 31, 2017


Filed under Feature, Galleries

On Sept. 12, Spartan Regiment’s woodwinds and brass met for their annual Tuesday sectional with Mr. Nathan Griffin. The sections break up into groups to work on certain parts of the show. The flutes junior Breana Epperson was going over the poses the flutes do during movement two. Senior Carlin B...

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