‘Little Shop of Horrors’ Qualifies for IHSTF

Hannah Thompson, Staff Writer

December 5, 2019

Cheering erupted from the members of the EHS drama club at their annual “Friendsgiving” as they received the news that their musical “Little Shop of Horrors” qualified for the Illinois High School Theater Fest at ISU for...

Prom Committee Commences Planning

Katelyn Harris, Staff Writer

December 5, 2019

You walk into prom. Tables are set with beautiful centerpieces, the candy bar is stocked. Prom committee is behind this well done setting. Social sciences teacher Siaree Knabe is the sponsor of prom committee. Anyone...

Breast Cancer Awareness Club Spreads Hope

Taylor Meek, A&E Editor

November 7, 2019

A new EHS club has drawn back the hot pink colored curtain on breast cancer awareness and is working towards helping local patients on their journey. Less than a month ago, senior Gabriella Regalado founded the Breast Cancer...

BPA Brings Chicago Favorite to Edwardsville

Cassi Reaka, Life Editor

November 7, 2019

Business Professionals of America (BPA) will be serving EHS a Chicago staple through their latest fundraiser. The club is bringing Portillos to Southern Illinois as a way to fund their annual garden project and Special Olympics. According...

Souls of Art Creates Inclusive Environment for Students

Taylor Meek, Staff Writer

October 31, 2019

You are in the crowd of another EHS assembly. Hip-hop music begins to blare from the speakers and you hear rhythmic stomping and clapping emulating the beat of the song that echoes from various corners of the gym. As the bass...

Stressing Seniors Race To Meet College Deadlines

Jacqueline Glenn, Co-Editor-in-Chief

October 31, 2019

Threats of looming college deadlines swirled around in senior McKenna Vereeke’s head: her personal statements for scholarship consideration, her first-choice major declaration, her second-choice major declaration. After a...

Marching Tigers Take On ISU Finals

Katelyn Harris, Staff Writer

October 23, 2019

The Marching Tigers marched their way to the finals at the ISU band competition on Saturday, Oct. 19. “The ISU competition is the Illinois State Marching Band Championship,” according to the director Ryan Lipscomb. The...

New Presidents Transform Anime Club

Sydney Hershberger, Staff Writer

October 23, 2019

Throughout the years, many clubs residing at EHS have withstood the harsh winds of time: academic clubs such as NEHS and Medical Occupations and language clubs such as Spanish and German. One other club, however, has existed since...

Drafting Prepares Students for Future

Emily Kloostra, Staff Writer

October 18, 2019

Tucked away behind the gym, students sit hunched over desks in a classroom full of computers, t-squares and horsehair brushes. They are drafting students, learning how to create precise drawings and representations of objects. Intro...

Spirit Week Kicks off Homecoming

Sydney Hershberger, Staff Writer

October 10, 2019

As the first quarter ends, students prepare for one of the biggest events of the school year: homecoming. The week before, known as Spirit Week, is filled with activities for students to participate in, which all lead up to the...

Drama Club Improv Show Set To Amaze

Ryan Stewart, Co-Editor-in-Chief

September 19, 2019

The auditorium is home to many shows and productions that always pack the seats. And on Sept. 27, a new show will wing its way on stage and ad lib for a few hours. The EHS Drama Club is no stranger to many students, but it’s...

TikTok Enthralls EHS

Cassi Reaka, Life Editor

September 19, 2019

Between Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat, there is no shortage of platforms to share content on. But recently, another platform has entered the playing field that has quickly gained popularity among teens. TikTok is a relatively...

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