• 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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Suffering in silence

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Megan Percy, Staff Reporter

December 7, 2017


Filed under Editorials, Voice

  Like most animal-loving five-year-olds, I wanted a four legged friend more than anything in the world. I cried, stomped, whined, and threatened to run away from the house to get one. But where I saw a fluffy best friend that would love me until the end of time, my parents saw vet bills and a ...

The Hidden Sacrifice

The Hidden Sacrifice

Brynlee Hendricks, Staff Photographer

December 1, 2017


Filed under Activities, Culture, Discover, Discover, Video

10 Students here at Francis Howell Central sacrifice sleep & energy to join together before school every single morning. They come prepared to study the scriptures and share one with another. These 10 live what they learn & grow together even when it's hard to make such a sacrifice so early ...

Community at FHC

Community at FHC

Alura Berry, Staff Photographer

November 29, 2017


Filed under Clubs, Discover, Discover, Video

There’s no doubt the FHC community has a strong sense of family among each other, but usually the people working behind the scenes to make everyone come together go unnoticed.   People apart of clubs like Student Council, Central Outreach, and Central International give their best effort to ...

Appreciation for the Lunch Staff

Appreciation for the Lunch Staff

Olivia Fong, Photographer

November 13, 2017


Filed under Discover, Video

Every day the lunch staff provides food for each student and many people do not realize all of the hard work and hours they put in to make sure that every person has something to eat. The lunch staff puts a smile on their face as they give out food to each student and many students are appreciative ...

Concussion

Concussion

Doug West, Staff Photographer

November 8, 2017


Filed under 2017-18, Activities, Boys Soccer, Clubs, Discover, Fall, Fall Sports, Football, Football, Girls Volleyball, Lacrosse, Softball, Video

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 collides within the skull. Symptoms of a concussion can include continuous headaches, sensitivity to light and sound, irritability, co...

“And Then …” everything worked out for The Spotlight Players

“And Then …” everything worked out for The Spotlight Players

Liv Hritzkowin, Staff photographer

November 3, 2017


Filed under Feature, Video

During The Spotlight players production of “And Then There Were None,” director Cori Stallard had to leave the troupe and her classes to have her baby boy. This left the players without a director, and they were alone to do the show by themselves. “We’re all trying to figure out how to ma...

Step by step, all the way to state

Step by step, all the way to state

Emily Hall, Staff photographer

November 3, 2017


Filed under Move, Video

Ever wonder what it takes to make it to state? Take a look inside freshman Lily Chung’s journey to the state cross country meet. “I always tell people she’s a beast because she plays soccer and she does a lot, so I can’t wait to see what she does in the coming years,” said Molly Ebert, C...

Workout boosters

Workout boosters

Juliet Fuhrmann, Move Editor

November 2, 2017


Filed under Blogs, Voice

If you’re like me, you need to listen to some good music when you are working out, whether it be for lifting weights or running on the dreadmill. Here are some music you can listen to, that has a handful of genres in it. https://open.spotify.com/user/jaffluffybear/playlist/2a03cVyiHGvdpWiI3ssbnz?si=Hm3XKRWP Have...

Insight on powderpuff

Insight on powderpuff

Zach Jones, Livestream editor

October 9, 2017


Filed under Activities, Feature, Move, Video

Powderpuff dnacers discuss the importance of Homecoming week. Juniors discuss how they believe homecoming and powderpuff set up the rest of the school year.  

Homecoming football … LIVE!

Homecoming football … LIVE!

Zach Jones, Livestream editor

September 29, 2017


Filed under Livestream, Move, Showcase, Video

Watch the Spartans take on the Fort Zumwalt Jaguars as they try to get back on the winning side of things. Stream starts at 7 p.m. at Don Muench Memorial Stadium.

Live Francis Howell Central vs Zumwalt West

Live Francis Howell Central vs Zumwalt West

Zach Jones, Live stream Editor

September 28, 2017


Filed under Livestream, Video

Homecoming game for Central

Livestream Football VS Troy

Livestream Football VS Troy

Zach Jones, Livestream Editor

September 15, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Livestream, Move, Move

Can't make it to the game? No worries you can watch our livestream here

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