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Top 8 Places To Buy Chicken Strips

Top 8 Places To Buy Chicken Strips

By Ashya Roberson, Top 8 Places To Buy Chicken Strips
March 13
Filed under Newspaper, North Star, Opinions, Paper Day, Showcase

Popeyes chicken tenders come in mild and spicy. To me, the mild tenders take the lead because they’re simple and have a burst of flavor that will only make customers go back for more. It’s never too overpowering and people are hooked after one bite. Raising Cane’s strips come in a clos...

News Briefs: Winter Guard, Student Choice Awards, Band Competition

News Briefs: Winter Guard, Student Choice Awards, Band Competition

By Sydney Wise and Ashya Roberson
March 10
Filed under News, Newspaper, North Star, Paper Day, Showcase

Winter Guard Season Winter Guard started off their season with two second-place wins, something they weren’t quite expecting. From losing members to having money issues, the season wasn’t looking great in their eyes toward the beginning. They expected to do better, but they’re still hoping to do w...

President Trump’s Comments About the Press are UnAmerican

President Trump’s Comments About the Press are UnAmerican

By Anthony Kristensen, Newspaper Director of Content
March 8
Filed under Newspaper, North Star, Opinions, Paper Day

Since the inception of the U.S. Constitution in 1787, the press in the U.S. has enjoyed more extensive and free reporting than just about anywhere in the world. Despite attempts in the past to smear it, the press has persevered and remained a free entity, acting as another piece of the checks and ba...

President Trump’s Travel Ban Breaks American Values

President Trump’s Travel Ban Breaks American Values

By On Behalf of the Editorial Board
March 8
Filed under Editorials, Newspaper, North Star, Opinions, Paper Day, Showcase

Over the years, the U.S., and particularly the St. Louis area, has opened its doors to refugees that are the victims of war. This is evident with the over 300 Syrian refugees that have resettled in St. Louis since the start of the war and the thousands of Bosnian refugees that were welcomed to the city i...

Campaign Promises Could Lead to International Crimes for President Trump

Campaign Promises Could Lead to International Crimes for President Trump

By Christopher St. Aubin, Newspaper Staffer
February 23
Filed under Newspaper, North Star, Opinions, Paper Day, Showcase

Over the course of more than a year, we have heard frightening rhetoric from the new president, Donald Trump. Most people who dislike Trump look at what he has said as extremely insensitive and outlandish, but what if the things he says turn into real policies? Are there any ramifications? There has to ...

From Totaled to Restored

From Totaled to Restored

February 13
Filed under Car Talk, Features, Newspaper, North Star, Showcase

From stripping off parts of the 2000 BMW 328i to spending hours in the garage with his father and friends, senior Ashton Clark made his totaled car almost new again after getting in a multi-collision accident in August. Clark took off his front bumper and replaced it, as his old one was damaged along...

Top Eight Things to do under $10

By Sami Schmid, Newspaper writer
November 13
Filed under Newspaper, Opinions

1) GO GEOCACHING Geocaching is a large treasure hunt with people all over the world. It’s like Pokemon Go except what you find isn’t virtual. There are different sized caches to search for or hide. Visit geocaching.com to make an account and use the app on your phone to navigate your way to dif...

Shikha Annem Does Indian Dance

Shikha Annem Does Indian Dance

By Myah Blocker
November 3
Filed under Features, Newspaper, Paper Day, Showcase

Shikha Annem has been dancing for eight years, but it’s not the typical American dancing that most people know. It’s known as Bollywood dancing to modern day Americans and Indian dancing to her. “[Dancing] is a stress reliever for me sometimes,” Shikha said. “And it’s just fun.” When Shikh...

Voting Third Party is an Option

Voting Third Party is an Option

By Anthony Kristensen, Newspaper Co-Editor-In-Chief
November 2
Filed under Newspaper, Opinions, Paper Day

The 2016 presidential election has been nothing less than a circus and a cruel joke to our constitutional republic. With candidates flipping over and over on different policies, blatantly lying to the public and so many more issues with the current candidates, it has not only shamed the American peop...

The New Superintendent Faces the Same Budget Challenges

The New Superintendent Faces the Same Budget Challenges

By Christopher St. Aubin
September 21
Filed under News, Newspaper, Paper Day, Showcase

This year, FHSD has a new superintendent, Mary Hendricks-Harris. She inherits this job at a time when the district has been running a deficit budget for the past year. With a new tax levy, Proposition Howell, on the ballot in November, FHSD is hopeful to make up for lost revenue in order to provide ess...

Face Off: Drawstring Bags vs Book Bags

Face Off: Drawstring Bags vs Book Bags

September 21
Filed under Newspaper, Opinions, Paper Day, Showcase

THE CHOICE THAT REALLY HAS YOUR BACK High schoolers carry a lot. We’re expected to lug around notebooks, textbooks, pencils, homework, lunchboxes and other cumbersome school supplies. To achieve this feat, we’ve been graced with the invention of the backpack: a mid-sized cloth vessel in which ...

Creepy at Night, Rock Hollow Trail Showcases Meramec River Environment

Creepy at Night, Rock Hollow Trail Showcases Meramec River Environment

By Morgan Bridges
September 21
Filed under Features, Newspaper, Paper Day, Showcase

The Rock Hollow Trail is supposedly a haunted trail, although the hidden mysteries make themselves noticed at night. During the day, the trail shows much of the nature along Meramec River. “The scenery along the trail is just beautiful,” weekly walker Tricia Berry said. “I’ve been coming her...

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