The 2019 Senior Class Video: a Success Story

Ryan Stewart, Staff Writer

October 25, 2018

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The first quarter went by fast. And to mark this occasion during the school assembly, each class had a video to share with the rest of the school. The assembly started with the freshmen class video and worked its way up to the...

Annual Homecoming Decorating Contest Shows Students’ Artistic Abilities

Ryan Stewart, Staff Writer

October 25, 2018

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Homecoming is fast-approaching and it’s always accompanied with activities or spirit days, such as a bonfire and movie night or a meme day and a camo day. But a steadfast accompaniment is the window decoration contest. Stuco...

Four Drum Majors Lead Marching Band Through This Season

Jacqueline Glenn, Staff Writer

October 25, 2018

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EHS marching band’s four drum majors have led their ensemble to many victories this season with their show, “Out of the Bachs.” Just one of the band’s victories this season is the McKendree University Preview of Champions...

Does a Prickly Pear a Day Keep the College Board Away? PSAT Memes Flood the Internet

Ryan Stewart, Staff Writer

October 25, 2018

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The PSAT is an optional test taken by juniors to help prepare them for the SAT. But it also serves another purpose: flooding the internet with 1 million memes (in case you didn’t know 1 million = 1,000,000.) Since memes are...

A Haunted High School: Students and Staff Share Their Ghost Experiences

Jaydi Swanson, Views Editor

October 25, 2018

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When she was 13-years-old, Spanish teacher Ana Harris laid in her bed, reading one of her horror books. As she put the book away and turned to flip off the lights, she saw an old woman with “salt-and-pepper hair” staring at...

Bratwursts and Sauerkraut: Annual German Club “Oktoberfest” Bring in Language Clubs

Jessica Fosse, Life Editor

October 12, 2018

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German, French and Spanish words can be heard all around the second floor, but on one day a year, they all move to Township Park for German Club’s “Oktoberfest.” Everyone was invited for this event, not just those in...

Everyone’s Acrylic at the Edwardsville Art Fair

Jessica Fosse, Life Editor

September 27, 2018

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Art students made their pointillism at the annual Art Fair held in Edwardsville City Park this past weekend and their hard work wasn’t brushed off. National Art Honor Society, National Honor Society and Advanced Placement...

Interact Club Droppin’ Events to Better the Community

Kate Lickert, Staff Writer

September 20, 2018

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Finish the lyric: “Just a small-town girl living in a lonely world, she took the midnight train going anywhere, Just a city boy born and raised in…” It was south something, right? South Chicago, maybe? South Dakota? The...

EHS Students to Go Above and Abroad

Cierra Veizer, Sports Editor

September 20, 2018

Filed under News, Student Life

After years of foreign soap operas and tedious workbook assignments, there is now an opportunity to put your skills to use by traveling to Europe and immersing yourself in other cultures. There are two opportunities for students...

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