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What I’m Interested In: Playing an Instrument

What I’m Interested In: Playing an Instrument

By Daniel Mulawa
September 2
Filed under Uncategorized

I enjoy playing an instrument because it has opened the door to many different opportunities. Whether I’m part of the marching band or performing a solo, playing the trumpet has given me a new sense of purpose, an opportunity to express myself. It has provided me the chance to make many new friends...

Interpreter Tom Skinner Helps FHN Students

Interpreter Tom Skinner Helps FHN Students

By Jake Price
April 13
Filed under Features, Paper Day, Showcase

A student walks in the classroom and sits down in his desk. He looks up and notices a man standing in the far right or left side of the classroom. He is moving his hands in strange ways. This man is interpreter Tom Skinner, and he was translating in sign language. Sign language is a language created...

4-6 Beauty and the Beast [Photo Gallery]

4-6 Beauty and the Beast [Photo Gallery]

By Lauren Price
April 11
Filed under Photos, Showcase

This year FHN's drama department presents Beauty and the Beast the musical. Opening night begins at 7:00 p.m. on April 7. Other showings are on the following Friday and Saturday. Belle is played by senior drama club president Marissa Meyers. The beast is played by senior Caleb Black, and Gaston ...

11-17 Iron Chef [Photo Gallery]

11-17 Iron Chef [Photo Gallery]

November 18
Filed under Features, Photos

The eighth annual Iron Chef competition was held at North on Nov. 17. FHN won first place with a score of 106 along with the Chef’s Choice Award given by Carl McConnell the executive chef at Stone Soup Cottage in Cottleville. “I think we had great chemistry and were able to work together a...

9-18 Varsity Football vs. Central [Photo Gallery]

9-18 Varsity Football vs. Central [Photo Gallery]

By Lauren Price, Alyssa Savage, Sam Alexander, and Jessie Define
September 18
Filed under Homecoming 2015, Photos, Showcase

The varsity Knights won their homecoming game against the Spartans on Sept. 18 with a score of 35-14. The first quarter ended with a score of 14-7. “I think we did well on defense, making tackles and wrapping up,” Trey Pettit said. “I expect to come out with another win next game”. The sec...

8-28 Varsity Football v. FZE [Photo Gallery]

8-28 Varsity Football v. FZE [Photo Gallery]

August 30
Filed under Photos

On Friday August 28, the Knights played the Fort Zumwalt East Lions at their first home game. The Knights beat the Lions with a score of 23-7. “I think we did real well coming out of the first half with a lot of energy, and they couldn’t stop us, 23-0 after the first half,” said senior Jake...

8-15 Black and Gold Day [Photo Gallery]

8-15 Black and Gold Day [Photo Gallery]

By Lauren Price and Riley McCrakin
August 16
Filed under Black and Gold day, Excalibur, Photos

On Aug. 15 students, faculty, and volunteers gathered down at the football stadium for the annual Black and Gold Day as a way to raise money for their clubs and activities. As a way to raise money S.T.U.C.O sold t-shirts, the softball team sold lemonade, and the booster club sold FHN apparel. Students were also able to see performances by Knight Sound, Knightline, and the cheerleaders. Later in the day the JV and C teams of soccer and football played scrimmages. (photos by Riley McCrakin and Lauren Price) For a mobile-friendly version click here BONUS: We hosted a booth and Black and Gold Day as well. Click here for photos from there....

6-6 Graduation [Photo Gallery]

6-6 Graduation [Photo Gallery]

June 8
Filed under Photos

For a mobile friendly version click here. On Saturday June 6, the FHN class of 2015 gathered for the last time at the family arena. Graduation started at 7 p.m. with the senior class entering after the school board. The color guard was then presented by American Legion Post 312. The National Anthem and Alma Mater  were performed by the senior ensemble. The Graduation Marshal Address was read by Matthew Riffee. Principal Andrew Downs gave the welcome speech after the Graduation Marshal Address. Alexis Tainter gave the first student speech entitled ‘Moments’. Downs gave a commencement address before Jillian Strickland performed ‘Hall of Fame’ by The Script. “I thought the speech went pre...

5-1 KOE Picnic [Photo Gallery]

5-1 KOE Picnic [Photo Gallery]

By Lauren Price
May 1
Filed under Photos

On May 1 KOE held their annual picnic in the stadium. KOE puts on their annual picnic to celebrate the students who made honor role, won Knights of the Round Table, had perfect attendance, or were a student of the week. The students are able to leave their sixth and seventh hour to enjoy food and g...

Octoberfest [Photo Gallery]

Octoberfest [Photo Gallery]

By jailanthomas
October 23
Filed under Photos

photos by lauren price and jailan thomas...

10-21 V Boys Soccer vs St.Dominic [Photo Gallery]

10-21 V Boys Soccer vs St.Dominic [Photo Gallery]

By Sammie Savala
October 22
Filed under Photos, Varsity

For mobile friendly version click here (photos by sammie savala, and lauren price)...

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