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Choir director Eric Anthony sings “so long, farewell” to his time as an educator

Choir director Eric Anthony sings “so long, farewell” to his time as an educator

Lydia Roseman, News Editor

March 15, 2019

After 13 years of dedicated service to the music department, choir director Eric Anthony is retiring from his career as an educator. While Anthony was hired primarily as a choir director, he found great enjoyment in his part-time responsibilities as a counselor for underclassmen boys adjusting to li...

The secret life of School Resource Officer Zeus Hernandez

The secret life of School Resource Officer Zeus Hernandez

Holly Gilbert, Staff writer

March 12, 2019

Although we often see School Resource Officer Zeus Hernandez patrolling the parking lot and monitoring student life, his passions extend beyond the hallways to his love of authentic Mexican cuisine.   Located in Ellisville, La Tiendita Tortilleria & Marketplace is a family-owned authentic Mexican rest...

Freshman Martin Franciscus overcomes diabetes through basketball passion

Freshman Martin Franciscus overcomes diabetes through basketball passion

Drew Boone, Staff Writer

March 6, 2019

Freshman Martin Franciscus catches the ball and shoots a three-pointer, banking it in off the glass as the crowd erupts and the players on the bench get to their feet, yelling Franciscus’ name. Franciscus managed the boys freshman team and, after working hard all season, he was able to play in the last...

Stuck in the Abu Dhabi airport for six days, senior Hira Khan finds her way back home

Stuck in the Abu Dhabi airport for six days, senior Hira Khan finds her way back home

Andrew Li, Staff Writer

March 5, 2019

Peeved, anxious, alone and sick with food poisoning, senior Hira Khan awaited her flight from Pakistan to Abu Dhabi; however, the flight was overbooked, leaving Khan flightless without any explanation. “I stood in line for two hours and felt even more sick as time passed by. Finally, I reached th...

Inspiring and building friendships through Best Buddies

Inspiring and building friendships through Best Buddies

Sarah Lashly, Copy Coach

March 4, 2019

After graduating 19 years ago, alumna Kelly Quinn will return March 7 as a guest speaker for Day of Service. As State Director for Missouri for Best Buddies International, Quinn is one of the four speakers freshmen have the opportunity to learn from. “I am planning to talk about the sense of belonging and how...

New JV girls soccer coach passes lessons to players on and off the field

New JV girls soccer coach passes lessons to players on and off the field

Tre Bell, Staff Writer

March 1, 2019

Focusing on self-improvement, new girls JV soccer coach Darren Rahe prepares to lead the team to success both as athletes and individuals . “As each individual decides what it is they want to focus on, it’s my goal to help them improve so that I can create chances and develop their awareness ...

Senior Kristin Priest finds alternative P.E. courses

Senior Kristin Priest finds alternative P.E. courses

Jacob Stanton and Justin Cupps

March 1, 2019

After being diagnosed with Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis (JRA) during September of her freshman year, senior Kristin Priest decided to take ice skating to complete her Physical Education (P.E.) credit. Priest has not been able to take a P.E. class since her diagnosis. She was looking at the catalog for M...

Junior Weston McGuire sets his sights on recovery

Junior Weston McGuire sets his sights on recovery

Susie Seidel, Staff Writer

February 28, 2019

Warming up for a morning baseball practice, junior Weston McGuire tossed a ball back and forth with his teammates. As he looked upward, glove ready to catch the incoming ball, it was suddenly lost in the air and came down on his face. “I got hit and I remember I fell to the turf. My vision went b...

Cheerleader makes herself heard

Cheerleader makes herself heard

Jacob Stanton, Staff Writer

February 26, 2019

After freshman Meg Gardner was diagnosed with Profound Deafness at age two, her interest in cheerleading has been a struggle; however, she pursued her passion for cheerleading in the face of these challenges. Thanks to Cochlear implants, a medical device that requires surgery, Gardner is able to he...

Sophomore Molly Reinecke and junior Emily Weaver march for their futures

Sophomore Molly Reinecke and junior Emily Weaver march for their futures

Susie Seidel, Staff Writer

February 25, 2019

Following political tension during the government shut down and freezing temperatures, Washington, D.C. wouldn’t seem like the place to be Jan. 18. However, despite seeming obstacles, the wide streets of Washington D.C. were filled with passionate activists of all ages, participating in the 45th annua...

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