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My Handyworks Provides a Creative Outlet for Everyone

My Handyworks Provides a Creative Outlet for Everyone

March 24
Filed under Showcase

My handyworks is an interactive art studio in downtown St.Charles with friendly staff and loyal customers. The studio offers many different projects for their customers to do such as wax hands, painting, ceramics, melted crayon art, mosaics and more. One of the unique things about My Handyworks is that...

FHNtodayTV – March 14

FHNtodayTV – March 14

March 14
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On this edition of FHNtodayTV, anchors, Brayton Larson and Kelsey Decker bring you a few interesting stories from the month including: a feature on the thrift shop Renewed Treasure, a feature on how Nahed Chapman, an immigrant school, is helping students, a look at Uma Upamaka and her spelling career,...

FHNtodayTV-February 14

FHNtodayTV-February 14

February 14
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On this edition of FHNtodayTV, anchors Kelsey Decker and nathan Williams bring you a few interesting stories from the month including: five things to do at steinberg other than ice skate, a comparison between the different ice rinks around STL, a feature on FHN interpreter Thomas Skinner, as well as...

Visit to the Loop

Visit to the Loop

February 2
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The Delmar loop is home to many different restaurants and small businesses. Many think of the musical background because of the many street musicians, vinyl shops and concert halls such as the pageant and delmar hall. The Loop plans to expand with exciting new growth and development that continues to ...

FHNtodayTV – January 12

FHNtodayTV – January 12

January 12
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On this edition of FHNtodayTV, anchors Lupe Medina and Taylor Perry bring to you a few interesting stories from the month including: class pets and their effect on student learning, how teachers are bringing creativity to the classroom, the story behind the painted pot, and a feature on FHN Alumni and...

Joe Brocksmith Enhances Class with Pets

By Kelsey Decker, Madison Tanksley, Candace Siem
December 18
Filed under Intro Class Stories

Environmental science teacher, Joe Brocksmith has a unique collection of reptiles to enhance the learning experience in his classroom. Brocksmith has had the pets in his room for as long as he can remember and quickly found the many long lasting impacts they had on his students. "I think the pets b...

Class Pets Bring Learning Benefits to the Classroom

Class Pets Bring Learning Benefits to the Classroom

December 9
Filed under Showcase, Videos

Some teachers at north have class pets in their classroom and have quickly found that they’ve benefited their students in the classroom. These class pets increase student interest in the class, and most of these pets have a direct relation to the class they’re in.

Five Acres Animal Shelter Gives Volunteering a New Meaning

Five Acres Animal Shelter Gives Volunteering a New Meaning

December 7
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Five Acres Animal Shelter is located in St.Charles, MO and takes pride in being the only no-kill shelter in town. The shelter strives to give all animals no matter size or age a loving home and they are able to do so with the help of dedicated volunteers. If you are unable to volunteer but still wan...

Publications Commercial: My Favorite Part of Publications is…

Publications Commercial: My Favorite Part of Publications is…

December 6
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FHN Publications works to offer many different options to feed your interest in journalism. Take an intro class and if you like what you’ve done, consider joining one of our staffs. Join what fits for you whether its newspaper, yearbook, video or photo staff. If you want more information on how to...

Failure of Proposition Howell Causes Negative Impacts on the District

Failure of Proposition Howell Causes Negative Impacts on the District

November 30
Filed under Features, Showcase, Videos

On Nov. 8 residents living within the Francis Howell School District borders were asked to approve Proposition Howell, a 60 cent tax increase that would better the district as a whole after numerous budget cuts. In the end, the proposition failed, and the district now faces even more cuts such as trans...

Top Five Places to Stop into on Main Street [360 Video]

Top Five Places to Stop into on Main Street [360 Video]

November 11
Filed under Showcase, Videos

Main street continues to be one of the most popular places in the St.Charles area. Each shop and eatery is different than the rest, always ensuring that the customers will find something new to explore. The unique selection of stores, restaurants and ice cream parlors make visitors and residents come...

10-28 Main Street Pumpkin Glow [Photo Gallery]

10-28 Main Street Pumpkin Glow [Photo Gallery]

By Kelsey Decker and Alex Rowe
October 28
Filed under Showcase

On October 28 and 29 members of the St.Charles community gathered on Main Street for the annual pumpkin glow. Shops and restaurants stayed open late, and hoped to draw in people with their pumpkin displays and Halloween decorations. “I enjoy coming to the pumpkin glow because it’s really somethin...

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