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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...

Read It Out Loud: A Price Toupee

Read It Out Loud: A Price Toupee

By Riley Kampff, Web Staff
March 1
Filed under Opinions, Showcase

  Since President Donald J. Trump has become the Commander-in-Chief, there has been controversy about his chosen cabinet members. According to The New York Times, current and former American officials have accused Michael T. Flynn of having communications with Russia. Since then, he h...

Education on Heroin can Prevent Complications in the Future

Education on Heroin can Prevent Complications in the Future

By On Behalf of the Editorial Board
February 8
Filed under Editorials, Paper Day, Showcase

We need to inform people of the facts of heroin. Preferred Family, who provides adolescent and adult substance use rehabilitation, believes that the younger people start talking to their family and friends about drug abuse, the better, because it will eventually become a more comfortable conversation...

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

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

By On Behalf of the Editorial Board
November 3
Filed under Editorials, North Star, Paper Day, Showcase

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 violence rips neighborhoods apart, compounding economic and social tensions. Gun violence demands action, but the Missouri le...

Six Days Until the Election

Six Days Until the Election

November 2
Filed under Uncategorized

Six days. Six days until Nov. 8, when millions will witness the finale of the presidential controversy. Six days until the race for governor comes to an end. Six days until the decision on Proposition Howell. The day approaches with the fate of the future in the hands of voters; however, with voters a...

A Year to Remember

A Year to Remember

By On Behalf of the Editorial Staff
May 4
Filed under Editorials, Newspaper, North Star, Paper Day, Showcase, The Big Topic

Well, this is it. The end of the year is just around the corner, and what a year it has been. This year has been one that will be hard to forget. For most of us, this will be a year that will always be in the memory books, whether it be the great times we’ve had with friends or the stress that we had b...

North Star Take: Get Involved

North Star Take:  Get Involved

By On Behalf of the Editorial Staff
September 25
Filed under Newspaper, Showcase

Over the summer, the vote on FHSD’s Proposition Y took place in hopes to raise the district’s funding to avoid budget cuts by raising a property tax. The people of St. Charles County took to the polls on Aug. 4, deciding on an overwhelming “no” on Prop Y. Out of the estimated 243,000 register...

North Star Take: A Summer To Remember

North Star Take: A Summer To Remember

By fhntoday editorial board
May 13
Filed under North Star, Opinions, Paper Day, Showcase

With only eight days left in the school year, it seems like summer vacation could not get here any sooner. Then at last, finals are over and the shrill of the familiar bell echoes throughout the halls as students run out of their classes into their long awaited freedom. And the first week of break ...

North Star Take: Whiners with No Chill

North Star Take: Whiners with No Chill

By fhntoday editorial board
January 21
Filed under Editorials, North Star, Paper Day

Social Media Posts Target Superintendent FHSD has been blessed with a miracle. We have a superintendent endowed with the ability to make sure that every child in FHSD is properly dressed for frigid winter weather. Each morning, according to some members of the community, Dr. Pam Sloan is responsible for buttoning coats, ...

We Stand With Neshaminy

We Stand With Neshaminy

By FHNtoday editorial board
September 18
Filed under Editorials, News

Yesterday, at Neshaminy High School in Pennsylvania, the newspaper adviser was suspended, without pay, for two days. The reason given was “willful neglect of duty and insubordination,” likely the result of a year-long battle between the administration and the Playwickian newspaper staff over the editorial bo...

Welcome to FHN, no matter where you’re from

Welcome to FHN, no matter where you’re from

By Daniel Bodden
August 8
Filed under Paper Day

It’s a day of firsts. The first day of high school for freshmen. The first time new students stepped into an unfamiliar school. The first time it sunk in that the seniors have now reached their final year of high school. And, for some, the first time that they boarded a bus for 30 minutes to get to a school in a different town with different people, in the hopes...

Staff should not be allowed firearms – North Star Take Editorial

Staff should not be allowed firearms – North Star Take Editorial

By fhntoday editorial board
April 17
Filed under Editorials, Newspaper, Paper Day

According to an interview with the St. Louis Post Dispatch, House Speaker Tim Jones of Eureka and Majority Floor Leader John Diehl of Town and Country both signed onto legislation that would allow licensed teachers and administration faculty to carry a concealed firearm while at school. Governor Jay...

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