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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...

Students get real world experiences in work field

Students get real world experiences in work field

October 7, 2019

Senior year has begun for the Class of 2020, also marking the start of internships for many of them. Taking internships while at Wahlert offers students a chance to experience a career interest before enrolling into a college or university.  Abby Wagner, ‘20, one of the many seniors taking an internship...

Student Grants Garden

Student Grants Garden

October 7, 2019

by Zoey May of The Gleaner   While most teens spend their summers hanging out with friends and going on vacation, Hannah McDermott, ‘20, spent her days building a rosary garden for Saint Mary’s Elementary School.  In an effort to acquire the prestigious Stars and Stripes award fr...

The Nest: Hungry for cheerful freshman

The Nest: Hungry for cheerful freshman

William Herbst, Reporter

October 7, 2019

Always the proudest, always the loudest, The Nest has always been the best in the business since its inception. Well, its safe to say its back and better than ever as it supports fellow Golden Eagles on the field and court.  With the guidance of the cheers of the cheerleaders and the senior leaders ...

Humans impact Amazon rainforest

Humans impact Amazon rainforest

Alejandro Rojas, Editor

September 26, 2019

If you were to pick the ten most important places to humans, where would the Amazon rainforest rank? For most people, likely not very high.  Although many may not realize it, it is an important place because it, as a forest, produces five percent of the oxygen that we breathe. When the rainfo...

Baseball players slide into new season

Baseball players slide into new season

Ashley Steele, Editor

June 6, 2019

by Ashley Steele Of the Gleaner   “It really is going to be a great year for the baseball team,” said Matthew Schmitz, ‘20. “I feel like we are going to have a lot of success.” The Boys Baseball team is eager to get into the swing of their season. Many players have had grea...

What’s on your summer bucket list?

What’s on your summer bucket list?

Kate Hingtgen, Reporter

June 6, 2019

Summer is right around the corner and everyone has some things they want to achieve this summer. For some people, it can be jumping off a bridge and for others, it's to ride a camel. Here are some of the student's top priorities these next few months. Go on a penny date, jump off a bridge, take my turtle ...

Softball team crushes competition

Softball team crushes competition

Lizzie Kann, Reporter

June 6, 2019

  The girls’ softball team has already started off it’s season strong by adding lots of new talent from the incoming freshman class. Ellie Kirby, ‘22, a returning player, is excited for the new season and meeting the new players.   “This season we have many new eighth grad...

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