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The beauty of STL

The beauty of STL

Olivia Fong, Staff Photographer

May 15, 2018


Filed under Discover, Showcase, Video

This video is a promotional video for St. Louis. With this city being voted one of the most dangerous places in the United States, many people think the whole area is a bad place to be. However there are many areas that make St. Louis beautiful and makes people come together from all over the world.  ...

A singular experience

A singular experience

Damon Beckmeyer, Staff photographer

April 30, 2018


Filed under Discover, Showcase, Video

Biology II - or ZoBot, as it is referred to - is a class taught by Mr. Patrick Reed that focuses on plants and animals and tries to show and teach students why plants and animals are built the way they are. The class focuses on lecture and labs, where students will dissect various types of animals and...

The juul problem

The juul problem

Kierston Fisher, Staff Photographer

April 6, 2018


Filed under Discover, Discover, Uncategorized, Video

A recent trend lately with teenagers and young adults has been something known as a ‘juul’, A juul is a small vaping nicotine product that is intended to wean long time smokers off of smoking cigarettes but teens use it for a popularity factor or to get a “nic buzz”. Schools have found out about th...

Cereal club at FHC

Cereal club at FHC

Grace James, Staff Photographer

February 13, 2018


Filed under Discover, Video

Cereal Club is soon to be FHC’s newest club.  Cereal Club is a club where any student from Central can bring a box of cereal and eat it before school starts on Thursday mornings in Mrs. Rulo’s room.  Follow Cereal Club @fhccerealclub on Twitter!

Mr. Schott the journalist

Mr. Schott the journalist

Connor Crites, Video Editor

February 9, 2018


Filed under Discover, Video

Have you ever wanted to take a publications class? Have you ever been intimidated by the looks of Matthew Schott? If yes to either of these questions, then this video is for you. In this short (and funny) informational video, you will learn about our publications classes and why the students of FHC lov...

A look inside NAHS

A look inside NAHS

Josie Prince, Staff Photographer

December 12, 2017


Filed under Clubs, Discover, Discover, Video

NAHS is a club where anyone can join and express their artistic abilities through various mediums. People can create anything their heart desires while being around people that share the same interests as them.   “ I really like art. I’ve been doing it for years. It’s a great way to...

The Hidden Sacrifice

The Hidden Sacrifice

Brynlee Hendricks, Staff Photographer

December 1, 2017


Filed under Activities, Culture, Discover, Discover, Video

10 Students here at Francis Howell Central sacrifice sleep & energy to join together before school every single morning. They come prepared to study the scriptures and share one with another. These 10 live what they learn & grow together even when it's hard to make such a sacrifice so early ...

Community at FHC

Community at FHC

Alura Berry, Staff Photographer

November 29, 2017


Filed under Clubs, Discover, Discover, Video

There’s no doubt the FHC community has a strong sense of family among each other, but usually the people working behind the scenes to make everyone come together go unnoticed.   People apart of clubs like Student Council, Central Outreach, and Central International give their best effort to ...

Appreciation for the Lunch Staff

Appreciation for the Lunch Staff

Olivia Fong, Photographer

November 13, 2017


Filed under Discover, Video

Every day the lunch staff provides food for each student and many people do not realize all of the hard work and hours they put in to make sure that every person has something to eat. The lunch staff puts a smile on their face as they give out food to each student and many students are appreciative ...

Concussion

Concussion

Doug West, Staff Photographer

November 8, 2017


Filed under 2017-18, Activities, Boys Soccer, Clubs, Discover, Fall, Fall Sports, Football, Football, Girls Volleyball, Lacrosse, Softball, Video

Concussions have become a growing epidemic in the sports and media world recently. A concussion happens when the athlete suffers an impact to the head and the brain collides within the skull. Symptoms of a concussion can include continuous headaches, sensitivity to light and sound, irritability, co...

The solar eclipse, explained by a physics teacher

The solar eclipse, explained by a physics teacher

Connor Crites, Video Edior

September 11, 2017


Filed under Discover, Discover, Events, Showcase, Video

On August 21, the United States witnessed a solar eclipse. Only those in the path of totality really witnessed this rare event. For us at Central, we got about 45 seconds of totality: when the moon completely blocks out the sun, resulting in complete darkness. Mr. Ryan McCoy,  physics teacher, ...

‘A breathtaking spectacle’

‘A breathtaking spectacle’

Lanie Sanders, Staff reporter

August 30, 2017


Filed under Discover, Discover, Discover, Galleries, Showcase, Video

On Aug. 21, all of Francis Howell Central ventured down to Don Muench Memorial Stadium during sixth and seventh hours, armed with a pair of eclipse glasses provided by the school district, to watch the first total solar eclipse to pass over Missouri - and a large swath of the United States - since 19...

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