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Milo Nichols as Percy Jackson cradles a conch shell to their chest as they sing.

Stealing the Show

Kyly Jacobs, Staff Photographer April 28, 2023

Approximately 6:55 pm on Thursday, April 20th, families and students alike flood into the auditorium seats. A white sheet drapes across the stage curtains with a lightning bolt projected across the...

Seniors Elaina Rainwater, Maddie Arle, and Magi Temelkova work the mural.

A Delayed Display

Andy Waliszewski, Staff Photographer April 26, 2023

After an unfortunate delay due to a severe storm warning, FHC's fine arts department finally got to host their annual festival. Last Tuesday, Apr. 17, the art classes showcased their best artwork,...

The Improv Intensive team pretends to be shocked at something in the distance.

The Superior Spotlight

Andy Waliszewski, Staff Photographer January 20, 2023

The FHC Spotlight Players have been planning tirelessly for ways to get more visibility in the thespian community, including performing at the Renaissance Festival this past fall and selling Richard...

Sophomore Abby Myers, Junior Rebecca Turner, and Senior Kaylee Wright make up a song together.

A Brilliant Battle

Andy Waliszewski, Staff Photographer January 11, 2023

     The FHC theatre troupe has been rehearsing devotedly for their State Conference for the last two months, practicing not only vocal performances but also improvisation and monologuing, too....

Lighting designer Jenny Ryder talks to crew members

Calling All Spellers

Sarah Schmidt, Staff Reporter October 19, 2022

Stage lights shut off, darkness enveloping the auditorium as footsteps can be heard trudging away.  Finally after almost 2 years of masked shows and cautious planning,  Theater is ready to steal the...

Theatre Gears-Up for Tech Week

Theatre Gears-Up for Tech Week

Hannah Bernard, Staff Photographer November 1, 2019

The FHC Spotlight Players spent their Halloween preparing for the demands of Tech Week. Tech Week is when all of the moving parts of a show come together during the tech and dress rehearsals.With the...

Fine Arts Festival Festivities

Ashley Gault, Photographer April 10, 2017

The FHC Fine Arts Festival is an annual event that choir, band, art and theatre come together for to show all the projects they've worked on throughout the school year. The art department puts their works...

Marching with pride

Marching with pride

Taylor Tinnes, Photo Editor October 1, 2015

Spartans lined the streets of Cottleville last week for the annual homecoming parade. As the roads closed off, the band started to perform and the parade began. Students marched the streets, screaming...

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