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Bunk Beds Are Bedder

Bunk Beds Are Bedder

Essy Ingram, Staff Reporter

January 27, 2020

You wake up in a cold sweat, chest heaving like the breath is leaving you at 80 miles an hour. Was it a dream? No, you decide. You realize that in the fragile state of your subconscious that a pressing matter was weighing on your psyche that made itself known in the form of a rather sudden awakening. ...

Arcade on the Go

Arcade on the Go

Craig Eddy, Podcast Editor

January 22, 2020

When I heard about a new subscription service being added to the Apple App Store, I was initially very skeptical. As someone who has a general distaste for subscribing to a continuously paid program, this market ploy wasn’t very appealing. Creating something interesting or appealing then locking it be...

Spartans Come in Fifth at Wrestling GAC’s

Spartans Come in Fifth at Wrestling GAC’s

Kayla Reyes, Print Editor-in-Chief

January 16, 2020

This past Saturday, the boys wrestling Gateway Athletic Conference Tournament was held at St. Charles West High School. While Francis Howell High was the team to take home the GAC title, a few star players competed well and secured the Howell Central team a fifth place honor. Freshman Aidan Hernan...

Perfect Placement

Perfect Placement

Morgan Kromer, Staff Reporter

January 16, 2020

This week is important for all freshman, sophomore, and junior members of choir. It is placement week and the nerves are kicking.  Students had winter break, as well as two to three days in class, to practice and learn a work chosen for them by Mrs. Baird. They are changing much of how placement...

Are You Gonna Finish That? Episode 4

Are You Gonna Finish That? Episode 4

Kana Chung and Megan Percy

January 16, 2020

Back from a cross-continental trip, the tasting trio brings back some tasty treats from El Salvador! They taste test some El Salvadorian coffee and honey, and compare it to our U.S. counterparts!   You can listen to the show here or on Podbean!

Wonder Woman Wrestling in Columbia

Wonder Woman Wrestling in Columbia

Natalie Walsh and Kana Chung

January 15, 2020

The girls wrestling team traveled for the first time to Columbia Missouri to compete in the Wonder Woman Wrestling Tournament. On Jan. 3 and 4, the girls competed and won awards. One of these awards was won by senior Sophia Tran who placed fourth in the tournament. “I got fourth place… I have...

Scoring Through The Storm

Scoring Through The Storm

Megan Percy, Web Editor-In-Chief

January 15, 2020

Last Friday, the varsity boys basketball team secured another win for FHC against Francis Howell North, 64-44, making their record now 5-5. It is also the second game in a row the Spartans have won, a very exciting achievement for the team, according to junior Myles Estrada.  “We felt accomplished...

A Season of Firsts

A Season of Firsts

Kierigan McEvoy, Web Assignments Editor

January 13, 2020

13-0. One of the best season records thus far in program history. Three tournament wins. Facing different opponents every tournament and each time earning some hardware as a result of their efforts. Ranked #1. For the first time in program history, coming from being unranked at the beginning of the season ...

Dim Lighting, Solos, and Improvisation

Dim Lighting, Solos, and Improvisation

January 13, 2020

Concluding the semester, the Francis Howell Central Jazz Band and Jazz Ensemble performed in the auditorium following the Saeger Jazz Band on Thursday, Dec. 12th. Providing an example and support for the future highschool jazz musicians, the Francis Howell Central bands skillfully presented solo infus...

Spartan S-Hive

Spartan S-Hive

Hannah Bernard, Staff Photographer

January 13, 2020

The Varsity Girls Basketball team battled the Troy Trojans at home on Jan. 7th, 2020. The Spartans took home a win with a score of 48-35. In addition to the game, the team welcomed girls from the FHC Jr. Spartans Basketball program to join them on the court for a post-game huddle. Members of the 8...

“Tragical Romance and All”

“Tragical Romance and All”

Faith Beckmann, Staff Reporter

January 10, 2020

January 3, 2020: I woke up to the alarm I set for myself blaring “Ahead By A Century” by The Tragically Hip. At first I wanted to go back to sleep, as usual when I am forced awake, but then I remembered something. Today was the day I had been looking forward to for months, “Anne With An E” se...

Drink Decisions

Drink Decisions

Craig Eddy, Podcast Editor

January 10, 2020

Normally, the average drink choice is soda or even water, but no one can expect some of the more outlandish choices. Some people just have their own favorites!

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