The Gleaner

Going pro with no dough?

Going pro with no dough?

William Herbst, Reporter

November 15, 2019

It has been a hugely disputed topic ever since the roots of college athletics back in the 1850s. When you have a billion-dollar industry like the NCAA among many other factors, the question must be asked, “Should college athletes be paid?” It has been a tradition throughout college sports for players to...

eXCeptional Running

eXCeptional Running

William Herbst, Reporter

November 11, 2019

Some people may say that the saying “Fun Run” is very oxymoronic, but for the Boys’ Cross Country Team, it’s the complete opposite of that. While they might make it look easy, if you observed their practice routine or even tried it yourself, you would be surprised, to say the least.  Running ...

Standing out with creative costumes

Claire Walker, Reporter

November 7, 2019

Halloween. It consists of corn mazes, pumpkin carving, and most importantly, trick or treating. Most of the time, costumes consist of the classic cat, clown or T.V. character. Those are all great options, but there are many other unique costumes. Here are a few ideas for unique costumes, worn by st...

Feeling the pressure for next season

Feeling the pressure for next season

Makayla Schockemoehl, Reporter

November 7, 2019

by Makayla Schockemoehl of The Gleaner    There are a handful of student athletes at Wahlert who are going Division 1 to continue their athletic careers in college on scholarships. A few of them have already committed. From volleyball to swim to track, playing these sports and practicing constant...

Seniors take on scaring roles at Dark Chambers

Claire Walker, Reporter

November 7, 2019

It’s that time of year again when weather gives people an excuse to cuddle up next to a fire and stay inside drinking hot chocolate. Or, for many others, the holiday of Halloween brings about the tradition of going to a haunted house. They can be very exciting to go through, but what happens behind...

Pro-tips for Teton science students

Pro-tips for Teton science students

Ashley Steele, Editor

November 7, 2019

by Ashley Steele of The Gleaner As winter quickly approaches, some students are preparing to travel to the Teton Science School in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. The students will be leaving Nov. 17 to spend a week in Teton National Park. The students might have to  endure many different temperatures or c...

Oh, the places you will go

Oh, the places you will go

Maddie Roling, Editor

October 25, 2019

When sitting in desks, many students may be craving to get away from the hustle and bustle of their everyday lives at school. While a vacation may be too far away, require too much time, or even be a little pricey, a few Wahlert students have found places in the Midwest that would be great for a weeke...

Upcoming concerts nearby

Upcoming concerts nearby

Sophie Skemp, Reporter

October 17, 2019

by Sophie Skemp Of the Gleaner   Concerts are a great way to get out, let loose and create memories that last a lifetime. Whether you enjoy screaming at the top of your lungs or dancing to your favorite country, pop or rap songs, pick a date and secure a spot at a concert nearby.  Brady...

Marshall-led football team begins with a win

Marshall-led football team begins with a win

William Herbst, Reporter

October 7, 2019

How do you spend your Friday nights? Doing homework, watching Netflix or maybe hanging with friends? For the football players, it was locked in what they would end up doing ever since they and Coach Jamie Marshall first took to the practice field in July. And they didn’t fail to make a first impression...

Possible closing of schools causes nostalgia

Possible closing of schools causes nostalgia

Libby Sigwarth, Reporter

October 7, 2019

  Change is inevitable in this world, and now, with the changing tides in Holy Family education, the administration is discussing new options for the future of the elementary schools’ success. On Sept. 3, the Holy Family Board of Education announced some of the proposals they are considerin...

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