• 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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September 2017 issue

September 2017 issue

Emily Mann, Editor-in-chief

September 28, 2017


Filed under 2017-18 issues, Central Focus, Publications

On Aug. 8, math teacher and Sensations coach Roxanne Fetsch was admitted to the ER with severe back pain. Within the week, she was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia, also called ALL, a disease rarely found in young adults. Although it has a 95 percent survival rate when diagnosed early enough ...

May 2016 Issue

Jared McClellan, Multimedia Executive Editor

May 13, 2016


Filed under 2015-16 Issues, Publications

Spartans and Panthers, evenly matched?

Spartans and Panthers, evenly matched?

Morgan West, Photographer

May 5, 2016


Filed under 2015-16 Issues, Galleries, Move, Move, Publications, Spring Sports

Thursday, on April 28, the varsity girls soccer team played against the O’Fallon Panthers. The game ended with a 1-1 tie, causing frustration among multiple team members. The field was tense, with both teams playing ferociously in an effort to score just one more goal before the timer hit zero. ...

Down to the wire

Down to the wire

Morgan West, Photographer

April 18, 2016


Filed under 2015-16 Issues, Galleries, Move, Move, Publications, Spring Sports

On April 8, the Varsity soccer team faced off against Timberland and won 2-1. The whole game possessed tension, as the teams were tied 1-1 just about the whole game. The winning goal was scored during overtime by freshman Molly Krispin assisted by junior Abbie Rademacher. The afternoon was cool and erratically wind...

Hidden behind the smile

Hidden behind the smile

Elisa Swanson, Entertain Editor

April 15, 2016


Filed under Bullying

The sobbing in the bathroom stall. The bruises that are always from a pet or a fall. The weird habits like not being able to eat in front of other people or sleep in unfamiliar places. We have categorized victims by physical traits, the ones we can see and can attach a blame to but often times we for...

Anxiety

Anxiety

Josie Julien, Photographer

April 1, 2016


Filed under Bullying

Anxiety interferes with a person's ability to do normal everyday tasks such as hanging out with friends, going to school, and doing homework. That panicky feeling you may feel before a test or presentation, well that’s all the time for no reason.  “It almost feels as if everything wrong is slow...

Eating Disorders

Eating Disorders

Josie Julien, Photographer

April 1, 2016


Filed under Bullying

Eating disorders affect all walks of life. Bulimia, anorexia, and binge eating are all types of eating disorders. Most people are accustomed to associating skin and bones with them, but that's not always the case. Eating to cope with emotion pain and stress is also quite common, maybe even more so tha...

Suicide

Suicide

Josie Julien, photgrapher

April 1, 2016


Filed under Bullying

Suicide can be the end of a mental illness. When a person intentionally causes their own death it may seem like an enticing solution. Especially if it ends their problems. It is a permanent solution to a temporary problem. “There’s always other ways to handle a problem in life. Because someone, even...

Self-harm

Self-harm

Josie Julien, Photographer

April 1, 2016


Filed under Bullying

Self-harm is not just cutting as it's commonly known. It’s anything to harm oneself, such as cutting, hitting yourself, and burning. It's a way to cope with a situation. ”Self-harm is different. It's not from anxiety, but depression. The self-hatred, worthlessness, and desperation of depression ...

Depression

Depression

Josie Julien, Photographer

April 1, 2016


Filed under Bullying

Depression is a mental disorder that more people than you think may struggle with. There are good days and bad. The severity can change and you may just suddenly feel better. Many people can go through depression for a multitude of reasons  ”it's not 100 percent sadness. It's a mix of worthlessness, s...

Bullying

Bullying

Josie Julien, Photographer

April 1, 2016


Filed under Bullying

Bullying is when someone is treated as subhuman repeatedly and is made to feel like they don't matter. Their only purpose is to be entertainment for their bully. “It made me feel like an outsider and like the only times people wanted me around was just to laugh at me and how dumb they thought i wa...

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