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  • Tomorrow night is the FHC Fine Arts Festival form 6 to 9pm in the Spartan Cafe. It's free to all. Come support your visual, vocal, instrumental, and performing artists. 3/31

  • Monday will be FHC Cardinal Day. Let’s turn our blue and silver, red for a day! Administrators will be giving away tickets to participating students during passing periods for prizes!

  • On May 10th, YA authors Julie Buxbaum and Jeff Zentner will be at FHC during seminar.

  • BREAKING: FHC student shot on way to bus stop
  • Standing Ovation
  • Break the Silence
  • Pay to play?
  • Obstacles to overcome
  • LIVE!! Francis Howell Central takes on FHN’s girls soccer
  • BREAKING: FHC student shot on way to bus stop

    BREAKING: FHC student shot on way to bus stop

    Lukas Mendel, Copy editor

    This morning on the way to his bus stop on Oakdale Avenue in Uplands Park, an FHC student was shot. The student was taken to the hospital and has since been released. Principal Sonny Arnel shared what the school currently knows and the student’s condition. “We were informed, probably about six o...

  • Standing Ovation

    Standing Ovation

    Taylor Amlong, Staff Photographer

    The Spotlight Players performed the musical, “Once Upon a Mattress,” on VIP Night for the faculty and their families. The musical is a spin off of the children's story “The Princess and the Pea”.   VIP Night took place on Wed., April 19, the day before the musical's opening night. The cast ...

    Taylor Amlong

  • Break the Silence

    Break the Silence

    Taylor Amlong, Staff Photographer

    For most players, their pre-game can affect the way they perform in a game. I am one of those players. For soccer, we always play a CD that the captains made for all the home games. My teammates and I stayed up for days to cut and edit the music to ensure we would have it done for our home opener. Surprisingly,...

    Gracie Kruep

  • Pay to play?

    Pay to play?

    Emily Mann, Print Executive Editor

    According to student athlete Makenzie Schierding, a junior involved in track and field, girls basketball and many clubs, and Activities Director Scott harris a new Activities Task Force is being formed, and has held one meeting and plans to meet again. The goal of the task force, is to make sure the di...

    Sophomore Trent Kreienheder soars over the bar at track meet. Task force will be discussing activity fees that sports and clubs might be charged

  • Obstacles to overcome

    Obstacles to overcome

    Garrett Allen, Staff reporter

    In a stunning 29-27 second-set win against FHN last Tuesday the 11th, the varsity boys volleyball team advanced yet closer to a successful state run this season, following their disastrous loss at districts last year. Outside hitters senior Nathan Goestenkors and junior Connor McAfee have played a hug...

    Senior captain Nathan Goestenkors sends a ball back over the net. He's developed a status as one of the "ball killers" in the league.

    Eliza Swanson

  • LIVE!! Francis Howell Central takes on FHN’s girls soccer

    LIVE!! Francis Howell Central takes on FHN’s girls soccer

    Tyler Summers, Livestream Editor

    Come watch the FHC varsity girls take on FHN Girls @ FHC tonight. See the Spartans try to get another win to make their record 4-3 this season. This will be the first game against north and the girls are hoping for successful outcome this season.

    Gracie Kruep

Almost

Almost

Reese McLaughlin and Hailey Stewart

The Lady Spartans played a very close game against Timberland last Thursday. Sophomore Kaitlyn Nixon talks about how intense the game was. “In the first half it was 0...

April 28, 2017No Comments

Beginner’s Luck?

Beginner’s Luck?

Elisa Swanson, Web Executive Editor

The freshman boys volleyball team is 11-0 with one more regular season game left and a little over a week before GACs. For freshman Dylan Stover, this is his first season playing ...

April 27, 2017No Comments

Competition in Kansas city

Competition in Kansas city

Jessica Fults, Staff reporter

As the season for the track and field team progresses, select members from the team went to a big track meet in Kansas City. Senior and team captain for the relay team, Mi...

April 27, 2017No Comments

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Books vs. movies

Books vs. movies

Laura Weiss, photographer

Students of FHC try to answer the ultimate question of what form of entertainment is better: books or movies.

April 18, 2017

Labels are for soup cans

Labels are for soup cans

March 6, 2017

Crying out

Crying out

February 7, 2017

Warped Christmas

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Pies and Presidents

Pies and Presidents

Kenzie Morris, Voice editor

This past week has been an eventful one for the members of Epsilon Beta. After holding elections, the group has decided on a new set of officers, but took the leadership in a n...

April 27, 2017

Song of the week: “Ordinary” by Ricky Dillon

April 21, 2017

Song of the week: “Hold on” by Chord Overstreet

Song of the week: “Hold on” by Chord Overstreet

April 13, 2017

Check out the Fine Arts Festival performances LIVE!

Check out the Fine Arts Festival performances LIVE!

March 31, 2017

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