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Students find connection through collaboration with senior citizens

Students find connection through collaboration with senior citizens

Danielle Eriksson
October 27, 2016
Filed under Carousel, News

A handful of students from SOS, the Marriage and Family class, and Choir headed to the Luther village Wednesday to paint pumpkins and socialize with senior citizens. The event was represented by "Huskies care," a branch of the SOS club. The students and citizens were able to get to know each other...

Homecoming assembly ends the week

Homecoming assembly ends the week

Katherine Wiemold and Joshua Irvine
October 16, 2016
Filed under Carousel, Homecoming 2016

Homecoming Week ended with a bang at Friday's assembly, where seniors Hannah Mulroe and Troy Fischer were crowned Queen and King of Homecoming.  Also featured was a performance by choir rife with throwback hits, and the announcement of the winner of the hallway decoration contest, which also went to...

Feature Friday: Senior Hannah Mulroe takes the crown

Feature Friday: Senior Hannah Mulroe takes the crown

Andrea Cannon
October 14, 2016
Filed under Carousel, Features, Homecoming 2016

This year's Homecoming queen  senior Hannah Mulroe has been involved in show choir, national honor society, orchesis, cross country, writing well tutor, service over self, acapella, theater, and student council. Mulroe, along with the rest of the four court princesses and the school, was excited...

Feature Friday: Senior Troy Fischer goes from OC Captain to Homecoming King

Feature Friday: Senior Troy Fischer goes from OC Captain to Homecoming King

Ellen Bakal
October 14, 2016
Filed under Carousel, Features, Homecoming 2016

This year's king  Troy Fischer and fellow royalty, queen, Hannah Mulroe took the thrown today. Fischer has been involved in a wide variety of activities and athletics throughout his four years. "It is very humbling to know that out of the five great guys that were also nominated, they decided ...

Bonfire shines bright in memorable night

Bonfire shines bright in memorable night

Joshua Irvine
October 14, 2016
Filed under Carousel, Homecoming 2016

Last night Student Council hosted the annual homecoming bonfire, featuring performances by Band and Poms as well as the Homecoming Court itself, from which the King and Queen will be drawn today. In addition, the event featured a surprise announcement from girls swimming, who returned from Buffalo...

Homecoming assembly a hit

Homecoming assembly a hit

Katherine Wiemold
October 8, 2016
Filed under Carousel, Homecoming 2016, News

Friday saw the first homecoming assembly of the year, featuring the debut of the senior Homecoming Court alongside announcements for this year's Clash of the Classes, as well as a performance by Orchesis.  Here are the photos from the event. Joshua Irvine contributed to this story....

K-Lizzle’s got the Drizzle on.. Harry Styles launching a solo career

K-Lizzle’s got the Drizzle on.. Harry Styles launching a solo career

Kayleigh Padar
September 30, 2016
Filed under Carousel, Entertainment

This past week, Harry Styles, from One Direction's first solo project debuted and gave an inside look at what he was doing in the months that the band had split to work on separate projects. He was interviewed by Paul McCartney and Chelsea Handler, who also gave their own insights on fame and accomplis...

‘Stampede’ of hardware for girls swimming

‘Stampede’ of hardware for girls swimming

Joshua Irvine
September 26, 2016
Filed under Carousel, Sports

The girls swim and dive team has emerged victorious from the Buffalo Grove Stampede invite, the latest in a series of wins for the team. The team finished first of 14 teams, including MSL rivals Prospect, Rolling Meadows, Wheeling and host Buffalo Grove. With final team score of 483 points, the girls...

Meet the OC leaders

Meet the OC leaders

Kayleigh Padar
September 23, 2016
Filed under Carousel, Sports

  To the majority of the student body, football season starting up means more than just another team sharing the gym for practice. It means once again that students can come out with some friends to show school spirit to support the team. "If you come out to one of the games, you can look...

Riot Fest 2016: The Full Experience

Riot Fest 2016: The Full Experience

Katherine Wiemold, Indpeth Editor
September 21, 2016
Filed under Carousel, Entertainment

Artists’ pop-up shops excite fans

Artists’ pop-up shops excite fans

Sneh Pandya
September 19, 2016
Filed under Album, Carousel, Pictures, Showcase, Slideshow of All Attached Images

The most recent trend in the world of entertainment has been the pop-up shop. Fans of artists have craved merchandise since band t-shirts became popular in the 70's, but today, the new path for merchandise is the pop-up shop. The name tells all. Pop-up shops are temporary stores in which artists can sell merchandise for a day or...

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