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  • Rhythm of change
  • One size fits none
  • Love is blind
  • A scheduling conflict
  • District funding updates
  • Urban injustice
  • Rhythm of change

    Rhythm of change

    Megan Percy, Staff reporter

    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...

    Lawrence sits at his usual spot outside Hunky's Diner at night, face illuminated by the red neon sign. He regualarly comes to this spot to play his music and take in the surroundings of the Bishop Arts District.

    Sydney Robbins

  • One size fits none

    One size fits none

    Whitney Klein, Voice Editor

    Time to talk about everyone’s favorite topic: equality! But it’s not going to be your normal angry discussion about wage gaps or stereotypes, we’re gonna talk about clothes. Buying clothes, as a girl, is the most exasperating process. Nothing ever fits on the first go round, unless you’re a pe...

  • Love is blind

    Love is blind

    Patrick Sheehan, Staff Reporter

    Music resonates through the room as the Concert band plays through one of their pieces, sound filling the room. The percussion section is in the full swing of the piece following their sheet music and the rhythm. In the back of the room, freshman Claire Wright is listening intently to the beat. She doesn’t h...

    Claire playing the xylophone with help from Mr. Griffin. Claire gets help from the band teachers because she is blind.

    Ethan Wagman

  • A scheduling conflict

    A scheduling conflict

    Liz Baker, Web Editor-in-Chief

    This year, the second week of AP testing will fall onto the same week as the Francis Howell district high schools finals week. Since this scenario has never arisen before, the principals and assistant principals in the area had to find an all-new solution to the challenge. Administration involved AP ...

    Mr. Patrick Reed teaches his Biology class during first hour. Mr. Reed has voiced his opinion on the district's decision.

    Olivia Hritzkowin

  • District funding updates

    District funding updates

    Carlin Bippen, Staff Reporter

    fFor the past several years, the Francis Howell School District has struggled with numerous debilitating budget cuts. As prices rise and funds decrease, numerous school activities, supplies, and staff have had to be cut or replaced. Multiple tax levies have been run over the past three years, wit...

    Within the FACs department students participate in many activities. Here, a student is cooking a meal.

    Grant Boehne

  • Urban injustice

    Urban injustice

    Lanie Sanders, Feature Editor

    159 murders, 151 firearms used, 62 closed cases so far this year according to the St. Louis Police Department. Murder rates in St. Louis are on the rise. 2016 was characterized by St. Louis being the most dangerous city in the nation, and USA Today believes this year is on the same path. This danger i...

    The St. Louis Police Department crest symbolizes hope for a safer tomorrow. Citizens of the city can at least hope they remain alive long enough to see change.

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Diverse Friendship

Diverse Friendship

December 15, 2017

Sibling stressors

Sibling stressors

December 1, 2017

My crippled self

My crippled self

November 29, 2017

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A teacher’s pride and dedication
Selfless support

Selfless support

January 18, 2018

A stranger Stranger Things

A stranger Stranger Things

December 15, 2017

Are you on the naughty list or the nice list?

Are you on the naughty list or the nice list?

December 13, 2017

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JV girls basketball pulls out an important win
Dauve’s last match

Dauve’s last match

February 14, 2018

Varsity girls basketball expands on their winning streak

Varsity girls basketball expands on their winning streak

February 13, 2018

A close game

A close game

February 6, 2018

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