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International Corner: What should the new UN Secretary-General prioritize?

International Corner: What should the new UN Secretary-General prioritize?

By Christopher St. Aubin
November 30
Filed under Opinions, Showcase, The International Corner

Former Prime Minister of Portugal, Antonio Guterres is now set to be the new United Nations Secretary-General, the top position in the United Nations. This decision came on Oct. 16 and he will assume the office on the first of next year. He now faces unique challenges with the global community, and he...

American Government Takes Field Trip to Eagleton Federal Courthouse

American Government Takes Field Trip to Eagleton Federal Courthouse

By Jeri Treas, Excalibur Groups/Publicity Editor
March 2
Filed under News, Showcase

On March 3, government classes will be attending the Eagleton Federal Courthouse in St. Louis for the annual field trip.   “I went to a thing in the summer for teachers and they talked about the field trip and I thought it would be a great learning experience,” government teacher Kimberly Landman...

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...

3 Common Political Topics from Students Answered

3 Common Political Topics from Students Answered

By Chandler Pentecost
March 28
Filed under Opinions, Showcase

Walking down the hallway at FHN, one may hear the usual remarks from students discussing politics. “Why can’t the politicians get anything done?” “Our vote doesn’t matter.” And personal favorite: “(Insert current president’s name here) is the most tyrannical president we’ve had in year...

Wiki Leaks create nation wide scandal

January 19
Filed under Opinions

The controversy surrounding WikiLeaks is enormous. It’s the first website of its kind, one that reveals top-secret government documents to the public. WikiLeaks’ concept is a noble one, and I value the freedom of speech and expression that they strive to promote. In my opinion however, WikiLeaks is l...

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