Field Day Unifies Locals Schools for First Time

Jaydi Swanson, Views Editor

May 9, 2019

We may not all operate at the same level or have the same abilities, but we all love to have fun. And EHS’s Unified Field Day, headed by senior Patrick Driscoll and sophomore Zack Gibbs, brought students together to do just...

EHS Student Takes Second at Poetry Out Loud Nationals

Jacqueline Glenn, Staff Writer

May 9, 2019

Junior Scottlynn Ballard rose to the podium in George Washington University’s auditorium, shut her eyes for a moment and glanced up at the anticipating audience and judges at the National Poetry Out Loud Competition. Then the...

Yearbook Staff Debuts ‘Everything in Between’

Cierra Veizer, Sports Editor

May 9, 2019

For most students, yearbook day just means signing their friends’ books and having shortened classes. But for the yearbook staff, it’s one of the most meaningful days of the year. No yearbook is made overnight, and it takes...

‘Anything Goes’ Pit Orchestra Prepares for Opening Weekend

Jessica Fosse, Life Editor

April 4, 2019

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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...

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