Sophomore Ashanti Dalton Passes Away

Sophomore Ashanti Dalton Passes Away

Published: April 4, 2019

Sophomore Ashanti Dalton passed away on Jan. 22, 2019. Her birthday was Oct. 15, 2002. She was 16 years old. She would have gr...

[From left to right] Head Principal Nathan Hostetler poses with Howell of Fame Inductee Donna Malkmus. Two District representatives, Deanna Kruse and Adam Corbitt, presented Malkmus with the honor.

Chemistry Teacher Donna Malkmus Inducted to the Howell of Fame

Published: April 4, 2019

The 2019 school year marks Chemistry Teacher Donna Malkmus’ thirty-fourth year in the Francis Howell School District, her fir...

After thinking about the question, sophomore William Pundmann buzzes in to answer a question during a round. The buzzing system works much like Jeoprady, a TV game show where contestants buzz in to answer a question. If the contestant gets the question right, the team gets three bonus questions, which they can discuss to answer.

Scholar Quiz Team Pulls Through at GAC’s

Published: March 13, 2019

This past weekend, the varsity scholar quiz team went against 10 schools at the Scholar Bowl GAC at Orchard Farms High School. T...

The 2018 Gateway Readers Award books sit on a table in the FHN learning commons. The goal of the award is to find books that appeal to the students’ interests, needs and reading levels.

Annual Gateway Reading Contest Comes to an End

Published: May 2, 2018

Every year FHN has a Gateway Readers Contest where students and teachers try to read the most Gateway books over the course of...

The Muny announced its historical hundredth season line-up, for 2018, in October of 2017. (image used with permission from The Muny)

The Muny Hundredth Season Line-Up Ranking

Published: November 3, 2017

Seven historical shows. Over 900 productions. 100 seasons. Back in August, Muny-goers voted for the shows they wanted to se...

On Oct. 13, social studies teacher Mark Olwig began his birthday with a pie in his face. Olwig had the most money donated in his name during HOSA and DECA's collection competition.

HOSA and DECA Raise Awareness for Breast Cancer Through a Pie-in-the-Face Competition

Published: October 13, 2017

(Photos by Sam Cary) Approximately 40,610 women in the U.S. are expected to die in 2017 from breast cancer, according to breastcancer.org. Death rates for breast cancer have been decreasing since the l...

On Sept. 22, seniors Connor Gallagher and Jamie Sneed were announced as King and Queen of Homecoming.

Seniors Connor Gallagher and Jamie Sneed Announced Homecoming King and Queen

Published: September 23, 2017

The new Homecoming King and Queen was announced during the halftime show at the Homecoming game versus FHC on Friday, Sept. 22....

Middendorf-Kredell library is one of many libraries NHS members can volunteer at in the St. Charles Library District.

NHS Members Volunteer at Summer Reading Tables in St. Charles Libraries

Published: May 16, 2017

The summer reading program is a new volunteer opportunity for NHS. It allows new and old members to earn hours for NHS by volunteering...