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The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee review

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee review

Maria Newton, Staff Writer

February 8, 2018

From the trials of puberty to learning to cope with an absent mother, the musical production of “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” by the West High Dramatics Company provided an evening of laughter and quality entertainment on Saturday, Feb. 10. The show was also put on Friday night Fe...

BØRNS concert review

BØRNS concert review

Maria Newton, Staff Writer

February 6, 2018

Alternative rock band BØRNS took the stage in St. Louis on Jan. 30 for a concert at the Pageant. The small venue provided fans with a close-up view of the main singer/songwriter Garrett Clark Borns while he performed songs from his 2015 album “Dopamine” as well as music from his new album “Blu...

2018 Valentine’s Day playlist

2018 Valentine’s Day playlist

Dani Fischer, Staff Writer

February 5, 2018

That time of year has rolled around again; time for chocolates, flowers and single people pretending that they are not sad. It’s Valentine’s Day. Most of the time, I dread Valentine’s Day. It is expensive, and usually, it is just an excuse for couples to make out in the hallway. The one thin...

HQ Trivia catches the attention of students and faculty

HQ Trivia catches the attention of students and faculty

Anna Pavlisin, Staff Writer

February 2, 2018

At 2 p.m., calculus teacher Christy Moellering stops her class to engage in the new trivia app, HQ Trivia. “One day, when I saw the notification for a 2 p.m. game, I just put my phone under the document camera and we tried it as a class,” Moellering said. “It was fun and gave us a much-needed b...

Five warming winter activities

Five warming winter activities

Maria Newton and Dani Fischer

January 31, 2018

Temperatures are dropping rapidly, school is ramping into second semester full-force, and life is beginning to get repetitive; between school, sports practice and work, it is the same thing every day. Sometimes, this means that you spend weekends alone at home, snuggled under layers of blankets in...

The Greatest Showman Review

The Greatest Showman Review

Carly Anderson, Conceptual Editor-in-Chief Intern

January 26, 2018

Everyone’s heard of P. T. Barnum, or at least the renowned Barnum & Bailey Circus. Almost 150 years after its wildly successful start, "The Greatest Showman” recounts the creation of what is still today known as “The Greatest Show on Earth,” starring celebrities Hugh Jackman, Zac Efron and Zendaya. Whil...

The Post: Review

The Post: Review

Katie Spillman, Photo Editor

January 24, 2018

The Post is a political thriller following the true story of Katharine Graham, of the Washington Post, the first female publisher and Fortune 500 CEO in the US, and her editor Ben Bradlee. They are rushing against public and political outcry to unveil a mass cover-up that was done by the federal government about th...

The top four online stores for King of Hearts dresses

The top four online stores for King of Hearts dresses

Susie Seidel, Staff Writer

January 23, 2018

Hearts fluttered Monday afternoon when the Longhorn Council officially announced the 2018 winter dance would be King of Hearts. Unlike Homecoming, this time around girls are encouraged to ask guys to the event on Feb. 23, purchase tickets, make plans and inevitably find the perfect dress. Shopping onl...

Star Wars: The Last Jedi review

Star Wars: The Last Jedi review

Justin Cupps, Conceptual Editor in Chief Intern

January 19, 2018

The second installment of the third trilogy and ninth full-length film release of the little-known sci-fi fantasy series called Star Wars hit theatres on Dec. 14. “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” is the longest film of the franchise with a running time of 150 minutes, and for the most part, it was a...

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri Review

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri Review

Peyton Gaskill, Staff Writer

December 19, 2017

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri begins with with Mildred Hayes, mother of a murdered daughter, purchasing three abandoned billboards outside of her rural town, calling out the local police department for their seeming lack of effort to find her daughter’s killer. What follows is a winding and...

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