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

Jaydi Swanson, Views Editor

October 25, 2018

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

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

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

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

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...

Preparing for College: A Senior’s Nightmare

Jaydi Swanson, Views Editor

September 13, 2018

For high school seniors, first semester is full of writing essays, meeting deadlines and answering those big questions about the future. The process may seem scary to some, but it can be broken down into smaller steps. EHS...

EHS Photography Club Focuses on a New Year

Jaydi Swanson, Views Editor

September 6, 2018

If there’s a picture-perfect moment, EHS photography club will be sure to capture it. The club was started two years ago, headed by former students Kayla Gluntz and Sydney Balding and sponsored by art teacher Kelly Spinka. Every...

Victory Star Twirling Team Places at State Fair

Ryan Stewart, Staff Writer

September 6, 2018

The Victory Star Twirling team recently went to compete at the baton twirling competition at the state fair in Springfield. The team “received nine first places, five second places, five third places, three fourths and two...

New EHS Club Focuses on Physics and Engineering

Jacqueline Glenn, Staff Writer

August 30, 2018

Last year during Science Olympiad, a lightbulb appeared above senior Anthony Evans’s head. What if an EHS club existed that concentrated on physics and gave students engineering experience they could use in their future careers? “I’ve always been interested in math and science…I began to wo...

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