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Senior Class Vice President Utilizes Social Media

Shelby Odle, Print Editor

With over 2,217 followers total, senior Zach Reader is no stranger to social media. Reader has recently taken to new outlets like Instagram and Twitter to connect with other students at Howell. “I really enjoy having the opportunity to ...  Read More »

February 11, 2016 • 0 comments

Howell Experiences Power Outage

Ryan Galbierz, Staff Writer

Feb 9. Francis Howell experienced a power outage throughout the entire school as well as Union, and businesses and houses along highway 94. The full cause of the outage has yet to be determined, but it is said to be related...  Read More »

February 10, 2016 • 0 comments

Junior Meghan Swoboda Collects Stuffed Animals for Charity

Junior Meghan Swoboda Collects Stuffed Animals for Charity

Sara Metzger, Assistant Web Editor

While running as a candidate in the New Melle Queen Pageant, junior Meghan Swoboda collected over 60 stuffed animals to be delivered to children in Honduras by a local dentist. “Part of the pageant involves having commu...  Read More »

February 9, 2016 • 0 comments

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Super Bowl Recap

Ryan Galbierz, Staff Writer

After a long season, the Denver Broncos and Carolina Panthers played for Super Bowl 50. The game started off with a bang as left outside Linebacker Von Miller came screaming in off the edge to not only strip-sack Cam Newt...  Read More »

February 9, 2016 • 0 comments

Black Mirror Television Series Review

February 6, 2016

Every Netflix fan can relate to the tedious feeling of trudging through perpetual television shows, searching tirelessly for...  Read More »


February 4, 2016

“PILLOWTALK,” the first single by ZAYN, was released Jan. 29, 2015. The single is a slow beat and sultry song that conta...  Read More »

Pi Restaurant Review

January 29, 2016

Pi Pizzeria is a unique restaurant in Kirkwood that has delicious salads and deep dish pizzas. The restaurant is open seven da...  Read More »

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Girls Basketball Recap

Ryan Galbierz, Staff Writer

Feb. 10, girls varsity basketball went head to head with Troy. Going into the game, the girls had a record of 17-3, and they were coming off a 20 point win over Timberland. The game started off with a tou...  Read More »

February 10, 2016 • 0 comments

Varsity Swim and Dive Prelims

February 10, 2016

“Our goal for prelims of GACs was to have everyone finish in the top 16, and come back to finals on Thursday,” senio...  Read More »

Joe Faron prepares to pass the ball.

Gallery: Boys Basketball

February 4, 2016

Andrew Funk thinks about which of his teammates he should pass to. Ryan Spears gets ready to defend his basket....  Read More »

Lebanon Tournament Recap

February 3, 2016

Jan 28, girls varsity basketball entered into the Lebanon tournament, playing against Lee Summits West in the first round....  Read More »

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