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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 different caches. 2) YARN BOMBING Knitters started Yarn Bombing as a form of street art by knitting yarn...

Veterans Day Assembly Cancelled

Veterans Day Assembly Cancelled

November 9

What would have been the first Veterans Day assembly was  canceled for this year. Band director Robert Stegeman is planning for next year’s assembly. “I think it is important...

Dominic Schneider Set to play in National Band

Dominic Schneider Set to play in National Band

November 4

Junior Dominic Schneider is in the school band and this year he made Nationals for playing tuba. Dominic will play in the All-National Honor Concert Band. They meet at the Gaylor...

Constitutional Carry Gun Law Made Legal in Missouri

By Carolynn Gonzalez

November 4

Filed under Paper Day

Gov. Jay Nixon vetoed Senate Bill 656 on June 26, 2016, a bill that loosens Missouri’s gun permit laws. The veto was overturned by lawmakers on Sept. 14 and makes it legal to carry a concealed gun without a permit. The bill becomes law on Jan. 1, 2017. “The new gun law where anyone can carry now without any training or screening is a mistake,” Richard Orr, Democratic candidate for Missouri Sen...

Shikha Annem Does Indian Dance

Shikha Annem Does Indian Dance

November 3

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...

Writer’s Guild Provides a Gateway to Writing-Focused Students

Writer’s Guild Provides a Gateway to Writing-Focused Students

November 3

Last year, students were introduced to the Writer’s Guild and it started out as a small group, but now they’ve returned for another school year. “[The Writer’s Guild] mi...

New Gun Law is a Fatal Shot to Missouri [EDITORIAL]

New Gun Law is a Fatal Shot to Missouri [EDITORIAL]

November 3

We have a gun problem. In 2015, 179 people in St. Louis were shot and killed, according to the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, and a slowdown is nowhere in sight. This violenc...

Voting Third Party is an Option

Voting Third Party is an Option

November 2

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, bla...

The New Superintendent Faces the Same Budget Challenges

The New Superintendent Faces the Same Budget Challenges

September 21

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...

Rooster Cafe Brings a Fresh New Feel to Customers

September 21

Rooster is a cafe with eccentric paintings on the walls adding to the modern-chic atmosphere as the waiters greet people with a warm smile as they pass with plates to cater customers. ...

Step Team Hopes for More Funding

Step Team Hopes for More Funding

September 21

Composed of a group of 15 girls, the step team is geared up for its second season. “The girls have already started working so very hard,” sponsor Elizabeth White said. ...

Revamped Tardy Policy Brings New Sense of Responsibility to FHN Students

Revamped Tardy Policy Brings New Sense of Responsibility to FHN Students

September 21

With the new academic school year comes a revised and stricter tardy policy, allowing only three tardies as a whole rather than per class each quarter. “Ultimately, I think ...

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