Band student plays his trombone on stage during a previous winter concert.

Annual Winter Band Concert Returns Dec. 7

Published: December 7, 2017

The audience will settle as the conductor begins, and then everyone will finally hear the soft clarinet and trumpet solo echoi...

Sophomore Jayden Jaeger practices snare drums in Symphonic band. The class is held in the band room during fifth hour. Symphonic band and choir have worked to get their performance together in time for the Veterans Day assembly on Nov. 10.

North Star: Upcoming Events at FHN

Published: November 9, 2017

Veterans Day Assembly For the first time, FHN will host an assembly for soldiers who defended the U.S. Choir and sympho...

Junior Drum Major Sam Weaver salutes the judges as the FHN Knightpride Band prepares to perform at Music in Motion.

FHN hosts Fifth Annual Music in Motion Competition

Published: October 25, 2017

As the rest of FHN enjoyed the cool autumn weather of Fall Break, the FHN campus became the mainstage for one of the final performanc...

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Marching Band Takes a Different Direction With Their Show Called “Jump”

Published: October 3, 2017

Marching band started the season with their first competition on Sept. 9. They placed 9th overall and 5th in their division. Thi...

Middle school students from Barnwell and Hollenbeck Middle School joined FHN's Marching Band at the football game against FZW on Sept. 8.

FHN Marching Band Hosts a Middle School Band Night

Published: September 12, 2017

On Friday, Sept. 8, the FHN Knights played against the FZW Jaguars. There to support them was the FHN marching band, along with...

Freshman Grace Sickendick will be joining sophomore Sam Weaver as drum major for the 2017-2018 marching band season.

Freshman Grace Sickendick Becomes Drum Major

Published: May 16, 2017

Freshman Grace Sickendick has recently been appointed as the new drum major for the Knightpride Marching Band. In her position,...

Lorraine Smith Moves from Choir Teacher to Counselor

Lorraine Smith Moves from Choir Teacher to Counselor

Published: May 15, 2017

Choir teacher, Lorraine Smith, announced that she will be leaving her teaching position to take up the open counselor position ...

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

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

Published: March 10, 2017

Winter Guard Season Winter Guard started off their season with two second-place wins, something they weren’t quite expecting. ...

Hardin plays the saxophone during her hour as a teacher assistant for band director Robert Stegeman. Hardin loves to play and is in marching band as well as symphonic band and jazz band. She has played music through both middle school and high school.

Emily Hardin Prepares for Band Director Career

Published: January 11, 2017

Someone knowing in high school what they want to do as a career is rare. This is not the case for junior Emily Hardin. She has decid...

Veterans Day Assembly Cancelled

Veterans Day Assembly Cancelled

Published: November 9, 2016

What would have been the first Veterans Day assembly was  canceled for this year. Band director Robert Stegeman is planning for...

Knightpride Marching Band Returns from Iowa with First-Place Awards

Knightpride Marching Band Returns from Iowa with First-Place Awards

Published: September 19, 2016

Senior trumpet player Jacob Lintner yelled “Band Ten Hut,” as the rest of the Knightpride Marching Band responded “Hut.” T...