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Tennis Editorial

Annie Sudhakaran, staff writer

November 20, 2017

Filed under Opinion

While no tears were shed, the tennis courts were often found with water on them. On hot spring days, ground moisture would seep through the cracks and puddle on the concrete. Because of this, the 2017 boys tennis team was not allowed to ho...

To Stand or Not to Stand

Luciana Mach, staff writer

September 7, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Reciting the Pledge of Allegiance has been a part of Howell’s daily morning routine since a new law went into effect Aug. 27, 2016 stating that schools across Missouri must play the pledge everyday. During the Pledge, in a typical morn...

Talking Out About the Lock Out

Logan Goulet, staff photographer

September 5, 2017

Filed under Opinion

The administration staff announced Aug. 30 that all the extra doors in the building will be locked the entire day, leaving only the front main entrance by the attendance office and the back main entrance near the cafeteria ope...

Down Syndrome Controversy

Kirstyn Corbett, staff writer

August 30, 2017

Filed under Opinion

As technology becomes further advanced, more and more expectant mothers are encouraged to take prenatal screening tests. The results of these screenings and the decisions that have to be made are often viewed as controversial. ...

Staff writer expresses concerns about new hit show, Thirteen Reasons Why

Hannah Somheil, staff writer

April 20, 2017

Filed under Opinion

The new hit sensation, Thirteen Reasons Why, has been added to Netflix this month. It’s been the topic of discussion for many, and has teenagers all of the sudden realizing that their words and actions actually affect people. Who kne...

What it feels like to be a freshman again

Kirstyn Corbett, Journalism I

April 18, 2017

Filed under Opinion

With new experiences comes new emotions- whether it be fear, excitement, or a combination of both. The following future graduates fall on all ends of the spectrum. “Everything here is the same. I’m ready for change and for a...

Dress code needs to go

Kendra Lindauer, Journalism I

April 7, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Howell is known for its great sports and education system. But what it isn’t known for is fairness with a dress code. With a six rule difference in dressing regulations, 76 out of 100 girls and boys said that the dress code a...

Late starts look towards a brighter future

Halle Douglass, Journalism I

April 7, 2017

Filed under Opinion

In the Francis Howell School District, the high school start time is 7:20 a.m., middle school is 8:15 a.m., and elementary school is 9:10 a.m. In 2014, a Columbia, Missouri school district changed their daily high school start t...

Bathroom Boundaries

Bathroom Boundaries

September 15, 2016

Paper vs Computer

Paper vs Computer

September 2, 2016

Millennials

Millennials

August 24, 2016

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