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Upper Room Christian Club attends Live Original tour

Upper Room Christian Club attends Live Original tour

Brandon Belgrad, Everett Eck, Section Editor, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

November 15, 2017


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On Saturday, Nov. 11, members of the Upper Room Christian Club attended the Live Original Tour, which took place at the Harvest New Beginnings church in Oswego. The Live Original Tour is a nationwide tour hosted by Sadie Robertson, as well as guest band performances. Sadie Robertson is a 20 year-old actress wh...

Fall assembly recognizes State winners

Fall assembly recognizes State winners

Scott Bitautas, Everett Eck, Section Editor, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

November 14, 2017


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On Monday, Nov. 12, the Fall Recognition Assembly took place in the main gym to celebrate the students and teams who achieved top five finishes in the State and other major competitions. At the start of the assembly, Athletic Director Mr. Dan Jones presented the school’s new “victory bell” that wil...

Seniors sign letters of commitment

Seniors sign letters of commitment

Brandon Belgrad, Everett Eck, Section Editor, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

November 13, 2017


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On Wednesday, Nov. 8, the school hosted its first signing day of the school year. Eight senior student athletes signed, all to Division 1 schools. Stephanie Dolehide, tennis player, committed to West Point Military Academy, as well as Hollis Clark, swimmer. Clark's teammate Emily Graham committed to the University of Alabama. Zachary...

Juniors apply to National Honor Society

Juniors apply to National Honor Society

Hajera Naveed, Everett Eck, Section Editor, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

November 10, 2017


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The National Honor Society (NHS) has begun to introduce the application process to current juniors for next year. The club sent out invitations to students whose weighted GPA was above a 4.5 and invited them to attend an optional informational meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 7 at 6 p.m in the student cafet...

Tell Your Story prompt announced

Tell Your Story prompt announced

Lauren Wols, Everett Eck, Section Editor, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

November 8, 2017


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On Thursday, Feb. 15, the English Department will host its fourth annual Tell Your Story event, and this year’s prompt has been announced as “Current”. The event is similar to a program NPR has called The Moth, in which they ask participants to write stories with one common word integrated into th...

Clubs partake in Halloween festivities

Clubs partake in Halloween festivities

Scott Bitautas, Everett Eck, Section Editor, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

November 4, 2017


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This October, Key Club and Varsity Club have gotten students into the Halloween spirit by spreading candy throughout the school. Key Club sold ‘boo bags' filled with treats that students could send to friends and teachers throughout the school day on Halloween. The boo bags were sold for $1 during lunc...

Band and choir travel to New York

Band and choir travel to New York

Hajera Naveed, Everett Eck, Section Editor, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

November 2, 2017


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On Thursday Nov. 9, band and color guard members will travel to New York City to perform in the Veterans Day parade, which is something they haven't done in four years. Choir students will also attend the trip to go to clinics, where experienced directors will teach them.  The field trip will start on Thursday and en...

Peer Leadership hosts end-of-quarter Spikeball tournament

Peer Leadership hosts end-of-quarter Spikeball tournament

Scott Bitautas, Everett Eck, Section Editor, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

October 25, 2017


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On Sunday, Oct. 22, Peer Leadership held a Spikeball tournament as a fundraiser to host future club activities. The event took place in the field house instead of the soccer field due to the rainstorms. “We like to provide a positive way to relax between quarters,” said Ms. Laura Milas, club sponso...

Mr. Hinsdale to take place in December

Mr. Hinsdale to take place in December

Brandon Belgrad, Everett Eck, Section Editor, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

October 25, 2017


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On Thursday, Dec. 7, the school will host its annual Mr. Hinsdale Pageant to raise money for the Anthony Rizzo Foundation.  The contestants will be from both the senior and junior class, and teachers will be judging. Mr. Hinsdale contestants will be required to do many different performan...

Senior board hosts new painting fundraiser

Senior board hosts new painting fundraiser

Hajera Naveed, Everett Eck, Section Editor, and Hannah Anderson, Editor-in-Chief

October 25, 2017


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On Sunday, Nov. 5, the senior student board will host the very first parking lot painting event in order to raise money for their prom. Students will be able to customize parking spots themselves for $10. The senior class board will be selling tickets from Monday, Oct. 30 to Friday, Nov. 3. They h...

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