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Winter Guard Prepares for Worlds

Winter Guard Prepares for Worlds

March 27
Filed under Showcase

FHN Winter Guard works hard as they can for a high placing in this years worlds. Last year, they placed 4th place. The team was motivated to work hard and get a higher place this year. "Whenever we get a low score at a competition, we keep reminding ourselves of how low that is and how much better...

News Briefs: Winter Guard, Student Choice Awards, Band Competition

News Briefs: Winter Guard, Student Choice Awards, Band Competition

By Sydney Wise and Ashya Roberson
March 10
Filed under News, Newspaper, North Star, Paper Day, Showcase

Winter Guard Season Winter Guard started off their season with two second-place wins, something they weren’t quite expecting. From losing members to having money issues, the season wasn’t looking great in their eyes toward the beginning. They expected to do better, but they’re still hoping to do w...

Winter Guard recap WGI Indianapolis regionals

Winter Guard recap WGI Indianapolis regionals

By Joel Boenitz, Web Staff
February 28
Filed under News, Showcase

On Feb. 18, the FHN Winter guard traveled to Warren Central High School in Indianapolis, Indiana for the WGI Indianapolis regional competition. There, they competed with nine other schools, six from Indiana and two from Michigan. Out of those ten schools, only eight of the ten could move on to the fi...

FHN’s Winterguard Ends Season with World Competition

FHN’s Winterguard Ends Season with World Competition

By Emily Hardin, Newspaper staff member
April 8
Filed under News, Showcase

Starting in November of 2015, flags have been spinning, rifles have been tossed and sabers have been caught only to lead up to one special moment for the FHN winter guard team. On March 6, the team will be leaving for Dayton Ohio for their world competition. “I feel like the world competition will go...

Winter Guard WGI Kansas City Regional

Winter Guard WGI Kansas City Regional

By Emily Hardin
February 12
Filed under News, Showcase

FHN’s winter guard spins their way into the Winter Guard International (WGI) Regional in Kansas City, MO. The event is on Feb. 13 with finals at around 10 p.m. They will be performing their show “Together Alone," to the song “Everybody Hurts” by R.E.M. “[My feelings about the upcoming WGI Kansa...

Band and Guard Students Hosts Annual Breakfast with Santa Fundraiser at Becky-David

Band and Guard Students Hosts Annual Breakfast with Santa Fundraiser at Becky-David

By Kelly Woelfel
December 4
Filed under News, Showcase

 On Saturday, Dec. 4, the symphonic band and winter guard will be hosting a breakfast with Santa at Becky-David Elementary. The breakfast with Santa is open to the public and their children. This breakfast is a fundraiser to help symphonic band and winter guard fund trips and guard equipment. “We w...

Senior Reflects on Her Years in Color Guard

Senior Reflects on Her Years in Color Guard

By Taylor Sheridan
May 5
Filed under Multimedia, Videos

Emily Turnbeaugh has been part of color guard for four years. She is thinking about doing color guard during college.

Winter Guard Competes at Eureka High School

Winter Guard Competes at Eureka High School

By Taylor Sheridan
March 5
Filed under Multimedia, Uncategorized, Videos

FHN Winter Guard went to Eureka High School to compete on Jan. 31.They received first place in Scholastic Open class. They performed their program called In This House....

The End Of A Successful Season

The End Of A Successful Season

By Emma Pursley
April 4
Filed under News, Winter Sports

A few months ago, FHN Winter Guard began their season, and it has finally come to the end. On Wednesday, the guard left for Dayton, Ohio so that they could compete in the Winter Guard International World Championship. “I love going to championships because I get to spend a lot of time with my tea...

Art In Motion Returns

Art In Motion Returns

By Emma Pursley
March 6
Filed under News, Winter Sports

On March 1, FHN hosted the sixth annual Art In Motion Winter Guard Competition. The competition hosted 45 different guards throughout the day. FHN’s own winter guard competed in the competition and received a 79.5 score. “I like Art In Motion because it gives people the chance to see what other g...

Art in Motion [Photo Gallery]

Art in Motion [Photo Gallery]

By Ashleigh Jenkins
March 4
Filed under Photos

On March 1 over 40 winter guards gathered to compete in the annual Art in Motion competition. The schools competed in eightt separate competitions based on seven different levels of skill. Timberland won the Regional A division. Parkway South won the second part of Regional A. Regional A is split in two competitions because of the volume of guards. Epsirit de Corps beat Ministry in Motion to win the Independent Regional A competition. Fort Zumwalt South won Scholastic C with their show ‘Dolls’. Washington’s JV team won Scholastic B and Washington’s Varsity took top spot in Scholastic A. The real competition ended there, the last three categories were entered by only one team each...

Art in Motion Timeline

Art in Motion Timeline

By Ashleigh Jenkins
March 2
Filed under Multimedia

On March 1 over 40 winter guards gathered to compete in the annual Art in Motion competition. The schools competed in eightt separate competitions based on seven different levels of skill. Timberland won the Regional A division. Parkway South won the second part of Regional A. Regional A is split i...

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