• The girls basketball team will have a tryout meeting on Thursday, Oct. 12 at 2:30 p.m. in Coach Leake's room. Anyone wanting to be on the team should attend.

  • This week's Real World Wednesday will focus on car maintenance. Come to the library on Oct. 11 during Seminar.

  • Arete pillar forms are due on Friday, Oct. 13. Forms can be found just inside the entrance and should be submitted to Room 2.

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  • Author surprises students
  • DECA creates sense of family, opportunity to compete
  • Finding your place in The 300
  • Students rally around hospitalized teacher
  • Fees now required to participate in sports, activities
  • Preparation and anticipation

    Preparation and anticipation

    Whitney Klein, Voice Editor

    As students, fans, and parents excitedly await the start of the 2017-18 wrestling season, wrestlers and coaches are at work getting in shape and ready for their first tournament with hopes that it will end in victory. Practices began on October 13 and have increased as the first meet on November 29 m...

  • Author surprises students

    Author surprises students

    Chloe Bockhorst, Staff reporter

    The Other Wes Moore is an intricate story that serves as an autobiography as well as a biography of another man with the same name. Thus, it is great example of a book that students are introduced to in their high school career. One of the Wes Moores’ - author Wes, as he is called to deviate him from...

  • DECA creates sense of family, opportunity to compete

    DECA creates sense of family, opportunity to compete

    Abram Cutshall, Staff reporter

    In the past few years, DECA has grown both in size and popularity. Recently they held their annual officer election and with every new set of officers comes a new fresh set of ideas and plans to make the club better. To be in DECA, one simply has to be enrolled in a marketing class and pay the club fe...

    A group of students discusses their experiences at the DECA mini-competitions held Nov. 15 in the Learning Commons. The mini-competitions are essentially a practice opportunity for students who will head into DECA competitions later in the school year.

    Sydney Robbins

  • Finding your place in The 300

    Finding your place in The 300

    Lauren Dubuque, Staff reporter

    Coming home covered in colored flour on a Friday night is not a rare occurrence after attending a football game in the student section. So far the football team has won a total of three games thanks to their outstanding efforts as well as a little help from the wildly encouraging student section. Th...

    Ethan Wagman

  • Students rally around hospitalized teacher

    Students rally around hospitalized teacher

    Austin McKinley, Staff photographer

    Aug. 9, school is in session. With it starting off to its normal start, students are in a hurry to see their friends and teachers are preparing for the long list of names they have to memorize. Little did they know the news that would send our school into a movement that may never be forgotten. Less...

    After orange flour was tossed in the air at the Sept. 15 football game against Troy Buchanan, students spelled out Roxanne Fetsch's last name in leftover flour and made a ribbon out of orange beads.

    Sydney Robbins

  • Fees now required to participate in sports, activities

    Fees now required to participate in sports, activities

    Drew James, Staff photographer

    How would you feel if $40 was the deciding factor if you would be participating in school school activities? In the Francis Howell School District, $40 is your ticket in. Due to poor budget maintenance in the Francis Howell School District, families are now required to pay a fee of $40.00 in order to...

    Ethan Wagman

Improvement on the ice

Jessica Fults and Chloe Bockhorst

November 17, 2017No Comments

The FHC hockey team had their first game on November 10th. The game lead to a frustrating start in the season; Spartans lost 7-0 to Fort Zumwalt West. Players were disappointed...

Harsh beginnings

Harsh beginnings

Gracie Kruep, Staff Photographers

November 16, 2017No Comments

     In a very tough and stressful first match, the Spartan hockey team had high hopes for this season, hoping to have a better season than the year prior. Naturally, the ...

The unsung heroine of Spartan athletics

The unsung heroine of Spartan athletics

Justin Hedrick, Staff reporter

November 10, 2017No Comments

It’s a Monday afternoon in late September, and freshman football is playing Howell North. The players are pushing themselves as hard as they can go. All of a sudden, there ...

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Real World Problems

Real World Problems

Jessica Fults, Staff reporter

November 16, 2017

After high school, and even now, students face problems that aren’t covered in textbooks or assigned by a teacher. In order to give students an opportunity to learn these s...

Concussion

Concussion

Doug West, Staff Photographer

November 8, 2017

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 colli...

Today’s students, tomorrow’s modern artists

Today’s students, tomorrow’s modern artists

Gillian Pendel, Staff Reporter

November 2, 2017

For many young artists, publicly displaying their work is something that cannot be achieved until adulthood. The AP Studio class, however, will be promoting their work in...

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Places to go

Places to go

Juliet Fuhrmann, Move Editor

November 14, 2017

When you workout, you have to make it fun for yourself, otherwise you are not gonna want to keep up with it all the time. I have done some fun things that have made me sorer...

Arbitrary anxiety over the ACT

Arbitrary anxiety over the ACT

November 3, 2017

Workouts in less than a hour

Workouts in less than a hour

October 24, 2017

Only 10 years old

Only 10 years old

October 10, 2017

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Legends of horror

Legends of horror

Garrett Allen and Craig Eddy, Discover Editor, Staff reporter

October 31, 2017

Across all genres of film, through all contemporary history, none have been as shocking or as controversial as horror. It makes just over a century that film directors across...

“IT” (2017) Film Review (SPOILER FREE)

“IT” (2017) Film Review (SPOILER FREE)

October 31, 2017

Savory Halloween sweets

Savory Halloween sweets

October 30, 2017

Too old for trick-or-treating?

Too old for trick-or-treating?

October 30, 2017

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Harsh beginnings

Harsh beginnings

Gracie Kruep, Staff Photographers

November 16, 2017

     In a very tough and stressful first match, the Spartan hockey team had high hopes for this season, hoping to have a better season than the year prior. Naturally, the ...

Spartans take devastating loss to CBC

Spartans take devastating loss to CBC

November 9, 2017

Boys soccer lives another day

Boys soccer lives another day

November 1, 2017

Boys soccer gets by St. Dominic in PK’s

Boys soccer gets by St. Dominic in PK’s

November 1, 2017

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