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Love is blind

Love is blind

Patrick Sheehan, Staff Reporter

February 12, 2018


Filed under Feature, Showcase

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...

A teacher’s pride and dedication

A teacher’s pride and dedication

Karson Rivers, Staff Reporter

January 19, 2018


Filed under Feature, Feature, Showcase

It was August of 1997 at approximately 5:45 a.m., Francis Howell Central was empty besides a few custodians. Scott Dauve sat at his desk ready for his first day of teaching. Little did he know he would be sitting behind a teacher’s desk for the next 21 years. He has been a teacher, coworker, and mo...

Selfless support

Selfless support

Molly Jones, Staff Reporter

January 18, 2018


Filed under Feature, Showcase

Endless phone calls. Constant interruptions. A countless number of guests entering and leaving the building. These are just some of the things that FHC attendance administrator, Mary Shepherd, goes through on a daily basis. After being in the Francis Howell School District for more than 24 years, Mrs. Sh...

A stranger Stranger Things

A stranger Stranger Things

Gillian Pendel, Staff Reporter

December 15, 2017


Filed under Feature, Reviews

Following the recents news of Stranger Things being renewed for a third season, it’s time we just come out and say it: Stranger Things 2 was not that good. Content-wise, that is. Cinematically, it was ahead of its time, but it’s time we finally just admit it: everything else was mediocre, at best. Fro...

Are you on the naughty list or the nice list?

Are you on the naughty list or the nice list?

Whitney Klein, Voice Editor

December 13, 2017


Filed under Feature, Showcase

https://www.playbuzz.com/whitneyk10/naughty-or-nice

Downtown cathedral stands out and pulls visitors in

Downtown cathedral stands out and pulls visitors in

Caroline Schroeder, Staff Reporter

December 12, 2017


Filed under Feature, Reviews

Mrs. Mccune guided her three AP Art History classes to the bus awaiting our arrival to take us to the Cathedral Basilica in downtown St. Louis. After forty minutes of driving toward the city, the bus pulled up to the grey church: more majestic than the average church, and much more extravagant than ...

Jigsaw

Jigsaw

Skylar Laird, Co-editor-in-chief

December 12, 2017


Filed under Reviews

“I wanna play a game.” This quote lives in its own infamy - it’s one of those phrases everyone knows, making the movie series it’s from, the Saw franchise, equally well-known. Beginning with a simple movie about two men trapped in a bathroom at the hand of a mass-”murderer” known as Ji...

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...

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