• Registration for the FHC Bowling League Saturday Sept. 9 at Harvest Lanes, noon-2pm; bring $22 to register!

  • Fighting for Fetsch shirts are being sold during lunch; all proceeds go directly to support her battle against leukemia

  • Senior cap and gown announcements will be held by Jostens on Sept. 26 during 3rd hour

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Football plans to bounce back after fall to Timberland

Football plans to bounce back after fall to Timberland

Caroline Schroeder, Staff reporter

September 13, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Move, Move, Showcase

After the start of a strong season, with the first 3-0 record since 2001, the Spartan varsity football team fell to Timberland High School on Friday. Although they lost after a tough fight, Keon Waters, starting quarterback, believes that the team has learned from this past game and will continue to...

Spartans finish against St. Dominic

Spartans finish against St. Dominic

Marcus Falcomata, Staff reporter

September 12, 2017


Filed under Boys Soccer, Fall Sports, Showcase, Uncategorized

The Boy’s Soccer team defeats the Crusaders 3-2 in penalty kicks It took two forty-minute halves, two ten-minute overtimes, and six rounds of penalty kicks. But Spartan Soccer gained a check in the W column after defeating St. Dominic 3-2. St. Dominic holds the second spot on the Small School Soc...

The solar eclipse, explained by a physics teacher

The solar eclipse, explained by a physics teacher

Connor Crites, Video Edior

September 11, 2017


Filed under Discover, Discover, Events, Showcase, Video

On August 21, the United States witnessed a solar eclipse. Only those in the path of totality really witnessed this rare event. For us at Central, we got about 45 seconds of totality: when the moon completely blocks out the sun, resulting in complete darkness. Mr. Ryan McCoy,  physics teacher, ...

Girls tennis falls to Howell

Girls tennis falls to Howell

Talia Thambyrajah, Staff reporter

September 5, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Girls Tennis, Move, Showcase

The girls tennis team competed against Francis Howell High School on Aug. 29 in singles and doubles matches. New teammates and early-in-the-season injuries have been an obstacle for the girls thus far, and although the matches ended in a collective loss for our ladies tennis team, the girls competed...

A thunderous start

A thunderous start

Garrett Allen, Discover editor

September 1, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Move, Showcase, Softball

Following a steamrolling 12-0 win against Howell North on Tuesday the 29th, as well as a win against former state champion Warrenton High, the 2017 varsity softball team has exploded back onto the scene as a force to be reckoned with. The team, almost entirely composed of experienced upperclassmen...

‘A breathtaking spectacle’

‘A breathtaking spectacle’

Lanie Sanders, Staff reporter

August 30, 2017


Filed under Discover, Discover, Discover, Galleries, Showcase, Video

On Aug. 21, all of Francis Howell Central ventured down to Don Muench Memorial Stadium during sixth and seventh hours, armed with a pair of eclipse glasses provided by the school district, to watch the first total solar eclipse to pass over Missouri - and a large swath of the United States - since 19...

Spartans start season with big victory

Spartans start season with big victory

Alura Berry and Mackenzie Craven

August 29, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Galleries, Move, Move, Showcase

The football team started off playing as if they were in a state championship game: focused, dedicated, and determined. That motivation and mentality stuck with them throughout the whole game. Senior Keon Waters and junior Dontae Horace were key players who led Central to victory against Fort Zumwalt ...

Howell Central honors fall sports

Howell Central honors fall sports

Sydney Robbins, Photo Editor

August 22, 2017


Filed under Fall, Fall Sports, Move, Showcase

The fall sports season has officially kicked off this year, with the fall festival where students participating in a fall sport were recognized in front of family, friends, and faculty in the football stadium on Aug.11. After performances from the band, cheer, and dance team, the fall sports were released ...

Once-in-a-lifetime opportunity

Once-in-a-lifetime opportunity

Reese McLaughlin, Staff reporter

August 18, 2017


Filed under Discover, Showcase, Uncategorized

Unless you live under a rock, you know about the total solar eclipse that will be happening on Monday. The eclipse has stirred up a lot of excitement and anticipation, because even though eclipses happen a couple of times per year, the location at which you can actually see the eclipse can be anywhere...

Recognition at the Fall Festival

Recognition at the Fall Festival

Jessica Fults, Staff reporter

August 18, 2017


Filed under Activities, Fall Sports, Move, Showcase

As school resumes this year, fall sports and other activities start up again, creating a sense of excitement for the season to come. The fall festival is an entertaining way to start off the season with the faculty, students, and community coming together in one event. Scott Harris, the activities director, was ple...

Unite to fight

Unite to fight
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Liz Baker and Whitney Klein

August 17, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Voice

Pain, peril, and anguish fill the world. Threats of war between major world powers, hate crimes, and anger fuel the news. It seems as if everything is going downhill, especially after the rallies and marches broke out in Charlottesville, VA this past Friday and Saturday. The protests were held by t...

LIVE! Graduation begins at 10 a.m.

LIVE! Graduation begins at 10 a.m.

Tyler Summers, Livestream editor

June 2, 2017


Filed under Livestream, Showcase, Video

The class of 2017 will stride across the stage and receive their diplomas at 10 a.m. at the Family Arena. Commencement takes place on Saturday, June 3.

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