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Junior Abby Korte Has Her Own Youtube Channel

Junior Abby Korte Has Her Own Youtube Channel

By Gracie Bowman

Published at: 8:46 am


Filed under Paper Day

With the money collected from dog sitting, she holds her newly bought Canon G7X Mark 2 camera. Although she has never found her life to be that interesting, a creative flow has run through her brain while her family boxed their house up to move to their new apartment. Junior Abby Korte turns her cam...

FHN and FHHS have Built a Rivalry over the Years

FHN and FHHS have Built a Rivalry over the Years

By Joel Boenitz, FHNGameday.com editor

Published at: 8:45 am


Filed under Newspaper, North Star, Paper Day, Showcase, Sports, Sports Opinions

The FHHS Vikings going up against the FHN Knights. For the past decade or so, the matchup could be comparable to a second seed going up against the fifteenth seed in March Madness in nearly every sport FHN has faced them in. And while this Goliath vs. David matchup always seems to have a predictable end...

Winter Guard Will Debut Two New Teams This Season

Winter Guard Will Debut Two New Teams This Season

By Leann Smyth, North Star Reporter

January 25, 2019


Filed under News, Paper Day, Showcase

FHN’s Winter Guard will be heading to Mascoutah High School in Illinois to compete in their first competition of the season on Jan. 26. This will be the competitive debut for the JV and middle school teams, which are new this year. With the addition of two new groups, Winter Guard will be competing ...

St. Charles Antique Mall Holds History

St. Charles Antique Mall Holds History

By Sammie Herr, North Star Managing Editor

January 24, 2019


Filed under Features, Paper Day, Showcase

Hidden behind N St. Peters Parkway, the St. Charles Antique Mall carries many stories. From the various pieces of furniture, to brightly colored powder boxes from the late 1800s, there’s something for everyone. Whether a project, family heirloom or DIY, sales associate Brenda Fore believes it is in the ...

Why TikTok Memes Work

Why TikTok Memes Work

By Connor Peper, North Star Reporter

January 24, 2019


Filed under Opinions, Paper Day, Showcase

First, Social media app Musical.ly was acquired for $1 billion by Chinese company ByteDance in November 2017. Second, ByteDance then fully released TikTok in 2018. The third step for the communist Chinese government was simple: to corrupt American youth with the worst content imaginable and then usher ...

Jada Jones Lives in Japan for Two Years

Jada Jones Lives in Japan for Two Years

By Hannah Wilson, North Star Co-EIC

January 23, 2019


Filed under Features, Newspaper, North Star, Paper Day, Showcase

Everything is the same, but everything is different. For senior Jada Jones, life in St. Charles is almost exactly how she remembers it six years ago, but everyone has changed, grown up, moved on. That’s because from 2013 to the beginning of 2016, Jada lived in Okinawa, Japan. “It’s a lot differen...

Concerts: Venues Versus Stadiums

Concerts: Venues Versus Stadiums

By Jack Cleaveland, North Star Reporter

January 23, 2019


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Newspaper, North Star, Opinions, Paper Day, Showcase

Live music is something that many people enjoy and participate in. Whether you are playing for a crowd or seeing your favorite band perform, where you are matters. Some places have a better stage, some places have a better space for an audience and some places have better sound than others. But, should y...

People Can Learn How Competition is Used to Their Benefit by Accepting and Improving Themselves [Opinion]

People Can Learn How Competition is Used to Their Benefit by Accepting and Improving Themselves [Opinion]

By Gracie Bowman, North Star Entertainment and Opinions Editor

January 23, 2019


Filed under Opinions, Paper Day, Showcase

I like to imagine that newsrooms are like beehives. Honey bees work together to achieve one thing: honey. All these talented minds and great ideas are all in one room, working on one thing: a newsmagazine. Journalists are running on adrenaline from an amazing story we’re writing, trying to get interv...

FHN Administration Reevaluates the Hat Policy

FHN Administration Reevaluates the Hat Policy

By Sophie Carite, North Star News Editor

January 22, 2019


Filed under News, Paper Day, Showcase

Administration has decided to adapt a more tolerant hat policy at FHN. For a probationary period, student’s will be allowed to wear hats in the common areas of the school, and in classrooms at the teachers discretion. The change is following a survey done within the faculty where 79 percent of tea...