Stick to Being Yourself: Beauty Week Arrives Once Again

Jacqueline Glenn, Staff Writer

February 1, 2019

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2,500 neon sticky notes plastering the windows of the commons greeted EHS students this week. Every note contains a positive message about a student or faculty member. All week, StuCo members will staff the concessions stand,...

Air Pods Breeze Through EHS Halls

Kate Lickert, Staff Writer

February 1, 2019

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Air Pods have only been on the market for about two years but are becoming increasingly popular. According to Apple CEO, Tim Cook, Air Pods are being seen everywhere nowadays. “We're seeing them in more and more places—in...

Tiger Den Receives Remodeling

Cierra Veizer, Sports Editor

February 1, 2019

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The Tiger Den has been reliably serving us since 2016. From lattes to hard-boiled eggs to cinnamon bites, all have become EHS staple foods. And on Jan. 22, the Tiger Den’s Instagram announced (@edwardsvilletigerden) that...

Language Lovers Compete in Recitation Contest

Jaydi Swanson, Views Editor

January 24, 2019

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O EHS poets, EHS poets. Wherefore art thou, EHS poets? Poetry Out Loud, a poetry memorization and recitation contest, is captivating EHS once again. The national competition began at the classroom level, where students reci...

Students Serenade at Lip Sync Battle

Ryan Ash, Staff Writer

January 24, 2019

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EPIC hosted the annual Lip Sync Battle this past Friday in the auditorium. The event was an effort to raise money for Tigers Giving Forward, a charity that assists students and teachers in District 7 with chronic illnesses. Hosts...

EHS Welcomes Chinese Foreign Exchange Students

Jacqueline Glenn, Staff Writer

January 24, 2019

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The Chinese foreign exchange students have arrived to their host families’ homes in Edwardsville after traveling more than 7,000 miles across the world. It’s junior Muriel Bowen’s first time hosting, which she decided...

Filmmakers Club Remakes into Another Year

Jessica Fosse, Life Editor

January 17, 2019

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Coming to a theater near you: EHS presents Filmmakers Club. After their first debut last year, sponsors Dave Lipe and Dene Schickedanz return to help students make it the big screen. Filmmakers Club began last year with EHS...

StuCo Initiates ‘Earn Your Stripes’

Loewy Noud, Staff Writer

January 10, 2019

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What’s a tiger without its stripes? Hopefully more excited to support our athletes. Student Council has decided to implement a new program to motivate higher attendance at sporting events. The “Earn Your Stripes” program...

NEHS Leads Literary Groups at Cedarhurst Senior Living Center

Jacqueline Glenn, Staff Writer

January 10, 2019

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It might offer volunteer hours, but senior Chris Lott said the Cedarhurst book club is not about just that. “Being able to get the…hours is nice, but the purpose behind the program is the main reason I participate,” Lott...

Seniors’ Final Semester Allows Preparation for Future

Jaydi Swanson, Views Editor

January 4, 2019

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As Christmas lights come unplugged and trees are folded up until next December, a wonderful yet ominous reality sets in for seniors: there is only one semester of high school left. With their diplomas in hand, seniors will...

‘2018 YouTube Rewind’ Grows With Dislikes

Jessica Fosse, Life Editor

December 13, 2018

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This year has seen so many trends and changes in pop culture, from viral videos of a boy yodeling in Walmart to thousands of YouTubers playing Fortnite. It’s hard to encapsulate 2018 into one single video, but YouTube tried. The...

Students Learn Business Through Edwardsville Community Foundation

Jacqueline Glenn, Staff Writer

December 13, 2018

Filed under Student Life

It will get you out of class, but according to students, it’ll get you so much more. The Edwardsville Creating Entrepreneurial Opportunities program partners with the Edwardsville Community Foundation to give students business...

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