• 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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A “Wonder”

A “Wonder”

Juliet Fuhrmann, Move Editor

November 29, 2017


Filed under Feature, Reviews, Showcase

Normally you would have a paper ticket when you walk into a movie theater, but for this particular night, it was bracelets with the phrase “choose kind” on them. On Nov. 15, at 6 p.m. I went to see "Wonder" with my family. My brother's plastic surgeon bought out an auditorium for his patients,...

The Shack

The Shack

Talia Thambyrajah, staff reporter

November 21, 2017


Filed under Feature, Reviews

As I was scrolling through Netflix this past weekend in avoidance of my several homework assignments and college essays, I was not satisfied with the selection I was given. Nowadays, there aren't many, what I would consider, “good” movies on Netflix that I haven't already seen. But, that is anot...

Finding your place in The 300

Finding your place in The 300

Lauren Dubuque, Staff reporter

November 15, 2017


Filed under Feature, Showcase

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...

Legends of horror

Legends of horror

Garrett Allen and Craig Eddy, Discover Editor, Staff reporter

October 31, 2017


Filed under Feature, FHC Guide to Halloween, Showcase

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 the world have been striving to rouse screams throughout theaters by eliciting a range of emotions, chief among them: fear. A...

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

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

Garrett Allen, Discover Editor

October 31, 2017


Filed under Feature, FHC Guide to Halloween, Showcase

In the greater canon of the horror genre, there are few things more viscerally unsettling than Bill Skarsgård’s performance as Pennywise the demonic shapeshifting monster-clown in “IT”, director Andy Muschietti’s 2017 re-adaptation of Stephen King’s legendary 1986 novel. His mere presence i...

Savory Halloween sweets

Savory Halloween sweets

Talia Thambyrajah, staff reporter

October 30, 2017


Filed under Feature, FHC Guide to Halloween

Looking to spice up your Halloween with some sweets other than the usual chocolate bar or lollipop? Here are some recipes that you may enjoy alongside your family and friends this Halloween season. Candy Corn Cookies Ingredients: 2 sticks butter, softened 1.5 cups powdered sugar 1 tbsp vanilla extract 1...

Too old for trick-or-treating?

Too old for trick-or-treating?

Kira Zerbolio, Reporter

October 30, 2017


Filed under Feature, FHC Guide to Halloween

As we all know, Halloween is approaching scarily fast, and there is bound to be plenty of debates about the age restrictions on trick-or-treating. Trick-or-treating is a key part of Halloween, but when are we supposed to stop? Is it still appropriate for high schoolers to participate? Halloween is...

Committing to the Spartan Regiment

Committing to the Spartan Regiment

Jennifer Ferry, Staff Reporter

October 30, 2017


Filed under Feature, Showcase

One of the only sports at FHC in which there are mandatory summer practices, students often send their summer marching in the field next to the tennis courts and alternate between practicing music, choreography, and formations. However, the grueling 15 hour a week practices, plus seven hours a day of schoo...

Costumes for two

Costumes for two

Jessica Fults, Staff reporter

October 28, 2017


Filed under Activities, Culture, Feature, FHC Guide to Halloween

During the Halloween season couples face the dilemma of what to wear. These five moderately easy and fun costumes are the perfect idea. Whether you're looking for something fun or cute, there's something for you.   Jim and Pam from the hit TV show, The Office,  are a great costume idea for co...

Heroin(e)- A documentary about Heroin and Heroines

Heroin(e)- A documentary about Heroin and Heroines

Jennifer Ferry, Staff Reporter

October 13, 2017


Filed under Feature, Reviews, Showcase

As a person who's always looking for an interesting new show to watch,- I place a lot of faith in Netflix’s show suggestions for me. Last week while doing my calculus homework Netflix recommended to me an interesting documentary about drug use in Huntington, West Virginia. I was intrigued enough to watc...

Lightning, murder, and….Romance?

Lightning, murder, and….Romance?

Reese McLaughlin, Staff reporter

October 11, 2017


Filed under Feature, Feature, Reviews

“And Then There Were None” was one of the first books that I read for school and actually enjoyed. The way Agatha Christie writes entraps the reader in her world. She doesn't baby the audience by dumbing down the plot, which is something I always appreciate. Then Hollywood came along and made a ...

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