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Class of 2021 says farewell to Howell

Class of 2021 says farewell to Howell

Libby De La O, Staff Writer June 9, 2021

June 5, the class of 2021 walked across the stage and onto higher education, the workforce, trade schools, and the military.  Grand Marshall Nadine Freedline and teacher of the year Ricky Reeves took...

Drama Club wraps up their 2020-2021 season and announces 2021-2022 season

Drama Club wraps up their 2020-2021 season and announces 2021-2022 season

Katie Thuet May 28, 2021

At the Drama Club banquet May 23. Drama Club inducted 10 new members into the Troupe 1917 Thespian Society and honored 10 seniors with honor cords. To qualify for the Thespian Society the drama student...

Money wars sponsored by STUCO and junior class set for May 17-21

Money wars sponsored by STUCO and junior class set for May 17-21

Katie Thuet May 14, 2021

Student Council and the junior class will be hosting a Money War, May 17-21 to raise money for St. Jude Children’s Hospital and Box of Balloons . The competition will be between the first hour classes....

Choir prepares for Singer's Choice

Choir prepares for Singer’s Choice

Mariah Schaffer and Katie Thuet May 11, 2021

Split into two nights on May 13 & 14, the Howell Choirs will be holding their yearly Singer’s Choice event.  “Singer’s Choice' is different from our usual performances, because it’s like...

Junior Elliott Burchett places 5th in MSHSAA State Speech and Debate championships

Junior Elliott Burchett places 5th in MSHSAA State Speech and Debate championships

Libby De La O May 10, 2021

Junior Elliott Burchett placed fifth in the “Storytelling” category of the MSHSAA State Speech and Debate Championships, April 23, earning a spot as a state medalist. “I was shocked when I placed...

Senior awards and 4.0 celebration set for May 19 & May 21

Senior awards and 4.0 celebration set for May 19 & May 21

Megan Clark April 26, 2021

Due to COVID-19 the regular senior awards ceremony is now an average school day assembly.  Senior awards night will now be a two step process. May 19 there will be an online celebration, with invitations...

Limelight Theatre performs 'Antigone' April 22 & 23

Limelight Theatre performs ‘Antigone’ April 22 & 23

Alex Tolan-Hoechst April 26, 2021

Written by Sophocles, Antigone is an ancient greek play that was first performed over 2400 years ago. It was also the Limelight Theater’s spring play for the 2020-2021 Season, and was performed April...

Howell students go above and beyond scoring perfect ACT's and qualifying for the National Merit Scholarship

Howell students go above and beyond scoring perfect ACT’s and qualifying for the National Merit Scholarship

Mariah Schaffer April 26, 2021

Out of the 1.9 million students who take the ACT every year, only about 3,700 get a perfect 36. Three current Howell students, junior Austin Frazier and seniors Madeline Agee and Natalie Althof all...

Sam's Southern Eatery offers a fresh addition to growing number of restaurants on Highway K

Sam’s Southern Eatery offers a fresh addition to growing number of restaurants on Highway K

Katie Thuet April 26, 2021

Sam’s Southern Eatery, located at 1120 Technology Dr Ste 109, O'Fallon, MO, 63368, has a broad selection of dishes available for its customers, ranging from falafels and chicken wings to fish and shrimp.  Oct...

HOSA participates in state competition March 22-26

HOSA participates in state competition March 22-26

Alex Tolan-Hoechst April 13, 2021

Many events have had to be altered this year due to the pandemic. The Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) State meet that took place March 22-26 was not an exception.  HOSA helps to provide...

Band and choir medal in solo and ensemble March. 3

Band and choir medal in solo and ensemble March. 3

Libby De La O April 12, 2021

MSHAA State Solo and Ensemble released the 2021 medalists in both band and choir March 3. Choir’s Solo Gold Medalists were senior Elise Martinez, junior Paige Draney, and sophomore Kelsey Hale. “It...

Francis Howell's Bryce Kazmaier competes in javelin throw at Holt High School on Saturday, April 3, 2021, in Wentzville, Mo. Michael Gulledge, Special to STLhighschoolsports.com

Senior Bryce Kazmaier 1st in nation for javelin throw

Libby De La O April 9, 2021

By breaking the state record for high school javelin throw at 64.32 meters, over 4.5 meters past the old record, senior Bryce Kazmaier set the precedent for javelin throwing in the state and now holds...

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