‘Anything Goes’ Pit Orchestra Prepares for Opening Weekend

Jessica Fosse, Life Editor

April 4, 2019

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In a carved out crevasse underneath the auditorium stage, a pit orchestra accumulates a melody to accompany the spring musical. And here is where several EHS musicians find themselves everyday during the infamous “hell week.” Drama...

Clash of the Local Ice Creams: What Do Students Prefer?

Kate Lickert, Staff Writer

March 28, 2019

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With the weather warming up and local ice cream shops opening for spring, it’s time to indulge in some delicious dairy desserts. According to the International Dairy Foods Association, April is when ice cream sales begin...

Interact Club Continues to Send Hope with Letters of Hope

Ryan Ash, Staff Writer

March 28, 2019

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EHS Interact will host its annual Letters of Hope event next Friday, April 5, during sixth hour in the commons. For a fee, students can skip their last hour of the day to join Interact in sending letters to an African village. “It’s...

Drama Club Celebrates Theater in Our Schools Month

Jaydi Swanson, Views Editor

March 14, 2019

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Sitting in a comfortable seat in a dark theater, you watch actors move fluently across the stage in a flawless performance, making plays old and new come to life before your eyes. You see the story, hear their perfect lines and...

Students’ Tips and Tricks to Conquer Scholarship Interviews

Cierra Veizer, Sports Editor

March 14, 2019

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College is expensive. But don’t fret just yet, EHS offers students a variety of scholarships in which they can apply. To earn most of these scholarships, selected students are required to face an interview. If you don’t have...

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

Filed under News, Student Life

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

Filed under Student Life

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...

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